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Mid-Sized Bouldering Mats

Bouldering mats have come a long way since the beer towel. Not only do modern pads give a better landing, they are also bigger, easier to carry and boast useful extra features. This test highlights the range of options currently available.

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Technical Ice Axes

Whether it's for Scottish mixed, Continental ice or drytooling, a pair of technical axes are your key weapons. In this comparison review seven models go head to head.

Black Diamond Iota Headtorch

Sneak Peak: Black Diamond ATC Pilot and Momentum Rock Shoe

Dedicated Rope Bags

Lightweight Compact Trekking Poles

An Introduction to Vegan Climbing Equipment

Midweight Synthetic Insulated Jackets

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The technology behind Black Diamond Climbing Shoes

Five years. This is how long the designers at Black Diamond have been working to create this unique line of climbing shoes. As climbers themselves, the designers and engineers wanted to make the best gear for other climbers. "What we really wanted to create was a unique, start-from-scratch design," says Kasey Jarvis, VP of Design at Black Diamond. That's why the designers started from zero and teamed up with long-time shoe designer Linh Nguyen—a veteran of the climbing industry

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All-new Black Diamond ATC Pilot

Black Diamond Fontainebleau Clean Up March 30th - April 2nd

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ISPO 2018 - Climbing Hardware

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