An average climber’s take on La Sportiva’s “No Edge Technology” shoes.
The path of bringing a new product to market is rife with obstacles.
Black Diamond just issued a voluntary recall notice for Camalots, Ascenders and Via Ferratas.
The long term effects a poorly fitted climbing shoe can have on your feet.
At first glance you will see a soft slipper type shoe that is apparently designed primarily for smearing, however this shoe can do much more than just smear well, the La Sportiva Python is still my favourite shoe to climb in…
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Brian Weaver comes to the Cape, goes bouldering at Echo Valley, climbs on the Jeopardy Wall and discovers that most things in the Cape are….
Beal is pleased to announce that they are the first manufacture to produce a rope that meets the standard.
You can probably tell by now I like these shoes, like a lot. So here is the story of our relationship and how I got so smitten.
BD have just released its new range of small cams. They are officially known as the X4 Camalots. Rumor has it that internally, they were known as Predators, a tongue-in-cheek code word to take on Aliens, the one-time market leader for small cams.
As we anticipated for years, they have Stress Corrosion Cracking (SCC) of their stainless steel bolts, just as Cayman Brac and Thailand used to have.