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18 Feb 2018

thumb Emma Twyford has redpointed Mind Control 8c at Oliana, Spain. The 50m endurance based route was initially graded 8c+, but the...

16 Feb 2018

thumb US big wall climbing pioneer Jim Bridwell has passed away aged 73 in California following a period of illness. In January Jim was...

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16 Feb 2018

thumbWhether it's for Scottish mixed, Continental ice or drytooling, a pair of technical axes are your key weapons. In this comparison...

13 Feb 2018

thumbWith plenty of warmth for its weight, this is an excellent belay jacket for low-to-mid grade climbing, says Helen Rennard, though...

2 Feb 2018

thumbThe ADJAMA has been a popular general purpose harness for quite a number of years. For 2018 Petzl have brought out a new version,...

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15 Feb 2018

thumbDurable and very versatile, the BOREO helmet is suitable for a wide range of activities including climbing, mountaineering,...

12 Feb 2018

thumbTo celebrate our inaugural Boulduary campaign, we're giving away over £250 of BelmezFace climbing kit and apparel together with...

8 Feb 2018

thumbMade for mountain approaches over long routes on mixed terrain, the Steinbock Low is a particularly comfortable, sturdy and very...

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13 Feb 2018

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Munich: ISPO 2018. Here are some video interviews with brand...

13 Feb 2018

thumb2018 has got off to a flying start for Scarpa, with three new additions to the range: the Furia S, the Instinct SR, and the Mago

12 Feb 2018

thumbPerfected for ski mountaineering, the Sharp Edge is designed for technical climbs and nail-biting descents. Striking the balance...

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13 Feb 2018

thumbDark Sky Media are in the final few days of their Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to make 'Focus', a biopic of Steve Bate. As...

12 Feb 2018

thumbMake sure you pop along to the Climbers Shop in Stony Stratford Milton Keynes on the 3rd-4th of March as we celebrate all things...

5 Feb 2018

thumbWatch Pertex Elemental Journeys Ep.3 – Shifting Sands, set amongst the sandstone pillars and desert of Wadi Rum.

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9 Feb 2018

thumb  Instructor/Duty Manager   We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join our team. This position...

9 Feb 2018

thumbAdventure Peaks is based in the heart of the Lake District in Ambleside. We are a quality provider of Worldwide Mountaineering...

7 Feb 2018

thumbWe are looking for a suitable individual to share the responsibility for the management of the Ambleside Climbing Wall.

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