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Mammut has teamed up with four of the UK's leading climbing shops to offer customers a wide selection of ropes from Mammut's award-winning range.
Not only does each participating retailer stock a great selection of Mammut ropes so you can choose from a wide range of single, half and twin styles, but they also offer specialist know-how on all Mammut ropes and technologies.
What's more, if a Pro Rope Dealer doesn't stock the rope you want, they will offer a hassle-free special ordering service.
Throughout the season, Pro Rope Dealers will be offering exclusive deals and free gifts with purchase – so be sure to visit them throughout the season or keep an eye on their websites.
Needlesports is based in Keswick and is the North of England's foremost specialist climbing equipment shop. Needlesports only employs experienced climbers so customers can be sure of speaking to shop staff who understand their needs. Whatever you need for climbing mountains, be it Everest, El Cap or Cat Bells our shop offers the best equipment and the best advice for all climbers - whatever their experience and ability.
The Rockroom at Outside in Hathersage has been at the heart of climbing in the Peak District since 1987. As frequent and enthusiastic end-users staff are perfectly placed to offer advice on gear, the best routes and even the tastiest local pint. The Outside shops and café are less than five minutes from Stanage, Burbage and Millstone and all stock is available to buy online.
Many shops claim to be specialists. Rock On sell climbing and mountaineering equipment, books and DVDs and nothing else. NOTHING ELSE. Now that's specialist.
Rock On have shops in London, Guildford and Birmingham and all Rock On staff are active climbers (some might be described as hyperactive) who are always keen to talk to you about your climbing and your equipment. If you are near one of the shops, why not drop in, if not give them a call.
Based in Llanberis in North Wales, V12 is an independent retailer run by climbers for climbers. V12 is at the heart of the area's many and varied rock climbing destinations. Whether you want to test your metal on the sea cliffs of Gogarth, get pumped at the Orme, try something technical in the slate quarries or go big and bold at Cloggy V12 has a rope to suit. Of course you don't have to be in the area to benefit from our massive range and knowledgeable staff, since V12 are also online.
These Pro-Rope Dealers have been added to our successful scheme which also includes:
Outside - www.outside.co.uk
Needle Sports - www.needlesports.com
V12 Outdoor - www.v12outdoor.com
Rock On - www.rockonclimbing.co.uk
All these dealers with have exclusive special offers during 2014
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