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Press Release Lawson Brothers join the Snap UK Team

Joe and Sam Lawson, originally from Norfolk, have just joined the Snap UK Team. Despite being in their 20s, the Lawson brothers are a prolific duo, having done a wide variety of problems/routes in the UK and beyond.

The Big Flash Norwich  © Chris Ridley
The Big Flash Norwich  © Chris Ridley

Press Release 14th-16th Oct: The Big Flash 16 Bouldering Compet

Registration for the Big Flash 16 Bouldering Competition (Norwich) Now Open. £4k+ prize pool!

Storme Biggs trying hard in the finals  © Chris Ridley
Storme Biggs trying hard in the finals  © Chris Ridley

News The Big Flash 2015: Competition Report

The Big Flash 2015 Norfolk; not somewhere you'd automatically associate with the vertical requirements of climbing. But in amongst the flat agricultural expanses and shallow broad waterways of East Anglia, Highball Climbing Centre is flying the flag for the...

Winter in the Peak District  © UKC News
Winter in the Peak District  © UKC News

Fri Night Vid Winter In The Peak District

No doubt the cold conditions of the past month or so have seen many of you venturing out into the Peak District to test the...

Gritmas  © Lawsonbeta
Gritmas  © Lawsonbeta

News Three Gritstone Bouldering Videos To Get You Psyched

Earlier this week Sam Lawson sent us a link to one of his videos - Gritmas. We liked it, it's got some great...


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How many is too many?  © Penny Orr
How many is too many?  © Penny Orr

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.

Vegan Collage  © UKC Gear
Vegan Collage  © UKC Gear

An Introduction to Vegan Climbing Equipment

As a vegan, taking on a new sport/discipline requires research. With the help of the Veggie Guide team, we have put together a simple guide to vegan climbing products.

SNAP Wrap Crash Pad Review  © Nick Brown
SNAP Wrap Crash Pad Review  © Nick Brown

SNAP Wrap Original Crash Pad

A bouldering mat that feels harder or softer, depending how high your fall, the Wrap is also comfy to carry. It's a winning combination, reckons Nick Brown.

stocking fillers montage 2  © Dan Bailey
stocking fillers montage 2  © Dan Bailey

Christmas Special - Gifts Ideas under £40

Stuck for a few last minute stocking fillers for the climber in your life? Here's a few quick ideas for small gifts that could be just the ticket for that 'week before Christmas' dash to the local climbing shop. And if you order online now, a lot of...


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OutDoor 2019 - Climbing Gear  © UKC

OutDoor 2019 - New Climbing Gear

We're just back from the annual summer gear-fest that is the OutDoor trade show. As Europe sweltered in the heat the world's outdoor industry gathered in Munich to network, drink beer and showcase their shiny new stuff. For us it's a great opportu...

SNAP Guts  © SNAP
SNAP Guts  © SNAP

SNAP Guts Crash Pad

Thanks to its intelligent Air Technology this 'smooth but tough' crash-pad is perfectly adapted to both short and high falls. It offers improved security and resilience, as it combines more resistant materials with greater comfort on landing. It can be folded in...

OutDoor 2018 - Climbing Equipment  © Nick Brown - UKC
OutDoor 2018 - Climbing Equipment  © Nick Brown - UKC

OutDoor 2018 - Climbing Equipment Roundup

The UKC/UKH team have just returned from the final OutDoor show at Friedrichshafen. We saw hundreds of innovative, colourful and exciting new products and here you can see some of the best products in the climbing equipment category that we saw:

French Toast  © Snap
French Toast  © Snap

SNAP Pad Update

Whilst the winter is where it's at for many boulderers, the sunny summer bouldering scene is not to be underestimated.

Joe Lawson  © Lawson Beta Productions
Joe Lawson  © Lawson Beta Productions

Lawson Brothers join the Snap UK Team

Joe and Sam Lawson, originally from Norfolk, have just joined the Snap UK Team. Despite being in their 20s, the...

Snap 20 years old 3  © Snap
Snap 20 years old 3  © Snap

20 Years of SNAP climbing

We can't believe it but SNAP is 20 Years old! Born and bred in France, SNAP pads have been littering the forest floors of...

Snap - The Wrap  © Beta Climbing Designs
Snap - The Wrap  © Beta Climbing Designs

Snap Wrap - Air Cell Technology bouldering pads

The ultimate pad for highballers, and circuit climbers, has now got two new sizes added to the menu