Thanks to everyone who submitted awesome stories. They were EPIC!! Well done to the winners who have all been notified. If you’d like to read the winning stories, take a look at the links below: First place – Brokeback Broberg by Kieran Richards Second place – Stuck on Long Bolt to Freedomby Shaun Smith Third place […]
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A short story of our epic on the big blue hill that is Blouberg by Kieran Richards The psyche was high as we left Jozi at noon with an awesome crew of keen climbers, the goal was to have an epic weekend of climbing on Blouberg. Little did we know it was not the […]
Undoubtedly we should have also gone for the Tommy Caldwell Pro DRY 9.6mm 70 metre rope, not only would we have been down well before sunset, but we also would have saved the MCSA Rescue team the drive from Pietermaritzburg. Our ropes were 10mm and as soon as they got wet in the thunderstorm they […]
They say size doesn’t count, but length certainly does. Luck is a major factor that sometimes comes into play with us even knowing it. My story goes back to the day when 45m ropes were the standard, and Edelrid was the favourite. An Edelrid 70m rope back then would have certainly swung lady luck into […]
You asked for it, so you got it! We caved in and Black Friday is happening at CityROCK all weekend. There is climbing gear available at the lowest prices of the year – up to 50% off. Selected gear, clothing, approach shoes, packs and more are up for sale from 29 November until 1 November. Terms […]
Myself and buddy Andre were comparing some of the new devices, and saw others had the same questions – so we put together a little comparison to help out.
CityROCK is delighted to announce that we are now the official EDELRID importers and retailers in SA.
C3 Manufacturing has announced a voluntary recall on some of it’s Perfect Descent auto belay units.
The REEL ROCK Film Tour, one of climbing’s greatest celebrations, returns to CityROCK on the 1st of November 2019 at 6:30 for 7pm, with a new collection of world premiere films.
CityROCK Johannesburg celebrated their 4thbirthday on Saturday with CityROCKtober climbing festival.