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22 Feb 2017

thumb Toshi Takeuchi has made the first ascent of Kuzan at Mie in Japan. Toshi, who has climbed several ~8C's calls this hard for the... Read more

22 Feb 2017

thumb Seb Bouin has sport climbed 9a+/b (Chilam balam) and bouldered as hard as ~8C (Quoi de Neuf), although he thought it was more... Read more

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21 Feb 2017

thumbBeta Climbing Designs have long been known for by sport climbers for their famous clipstick; now the Project Brush Stick marks... Read more

17 Feb 2017

thumbWith its tailored fit, waterproof high fill power down and ultralight fabric, the Ramche 2.0 gives you tons of warmth for not... Read more

13 Feb 2017

thumbA winter baselayer should be warm, but still breathable. A high zipped neck and long hem are also essential. In this group test... Read more

More gear reviews

6 Feb 2017

thumbThe Grivel Air Tech crampon is a lightweight, semi-rigid all season crampon.This 12 point crampon is ideal for use in both... Read more

26 Jan 2017

thumbCelebrating mountain culture in all its forms, Jöttnar, the presenting partner of the 2017 Fort William Mountain Festival, is... Read more

Jan 2017

thumbThe Enduro and Ventura Jackets are designed for high mountain enthusiasts or professionals who are outdoors for long periods in... Read more

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20 Feb 2017

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Munich that is ISPO. Here are some video interviews with brand... Read more

16 Feb 2017

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Munich that is ISPO. Here are some video interviews with brand... Read more

15 Feb 2017

thumbBerghaus is on the hunt for members of the public to feature in the company's future marketing campaigns. The brand has issued a... Read more

More product announcements

20 Feb 2017

thumbThe 2017 Sheffield Adventure Film Festival is presented by the British Mountaineering Council and takes place at the Showroom... Read more

7 Feb 2017

thumbReading Climbing Centre is pleased to announce the first Reading Climbing Festival, running over the weekend of the 11th and 12th... Read more

30 Jan 2017

thumbOn the weekend of 18 & 19th March 2017 The Climbing Works International Festival (CWIF) returns for its 11th year. Over the last... Read more

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21 Feb 2017

thumbAre you the type of person that gets noticed for their friendliness and smile? Do you love helping others to gain more insight of... Read more

20 Feb 2017

thumbWe need someone special to join our Customer Support team here at Alpkit HQ. The Alpkit Support Crew is a tightly knit team... Read more

15 Feb 2017

thumbThe Arch Climbing Wall are looking for suitable candidates to join our team! We offer a number of benefits along with all... Read more

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