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EB have been making rock shoes since 1950, and now the French brand’s shoes are once again available in the UK.
The Blackbird is aimed directly at new climbers with a soft, comfortable microfiber upper and padded lining.
Blackbird features a semi- symmetrical shape and flat sole, making the transition into rock shoes a less painful affair.
The highly durable rubber sole will help them last while footwork is still developing
Best of all, at only £55 these offer excellent value for money.
The Sonic features the same comfortable microfibre upper as Blackbird but with a lace closure system.
The slightly more asymmetric shape combined with the padded lining results in a great balance of comfort and performance, ideal for newer climbers wishing to progress.
Sonic is also fantastic value at only £65.
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