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GROUP TEST: Women's All-Round Harnesses

Women's All-Round Harnesses

Many climbers are all-rounders, so there's a need for harnesses that can do a bit of everything too. We look at nine female-specific models here.


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GROUP TEST: Performance Rock Shoes

Performance Rock Shoes

'Performance' is a huge category, so with UK sport climbing in mind we've narrowed the focus of this review to down-turned, supportive shoes with a good edge. How did they all do?

2-Person 3-Season Tents

The balance of space, weather performance and packability makes this a versatile size of tent. We've been using seven different models; each has its pros and cons.

Summer Softshells

Lightweight softshell jackets are a summer staple for both walkers and climbers. We compare 11 models here.

Insulated Inflatable Sleeping Mats

Modern insulated inflatable mats provide excellent warmth for a minimal weight, but which is the best model for your...

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,...

Winter Mountain Overtrousers

We've put seven pairs of winter mountaineering shell trousers through their paces all season. Here's how they compare...

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...

Top 10 Our Top 10 Products of 2017

Trail Running Shoes

Trekking & Expedition Packs 50-70 Litres

Lightweight Waterproof Shells

Dedicated Rope Bags

Assisted Braking Belay Devices

Lightweight Compact Trekking Poles

Midweight Synthetic Insulated Jackets

Winter Baselayers

Mid-range Sport Ropes

35-45 Litre Packs

Sport Quickdraws

All Round Harnesses

Softshell Trousers

Rock Shoes for All-Day Comfort

Winter Mitts


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