How To Break In Climbing Shoes

How to Break in Climbing Shoes?

Purchasing new climbing shoes is always exciting, until you remember that you now have to break in this beautiful new pair of shoes, which can be an unpleasant and uncomfortable process. However, it’s all worth it in the end when you’ve gotten your new shoes perfectly broken in! So, how …

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How to Find a Climbing Partner

How to Find a Climbing Partner?

Whether you are new to an area or you are new to climbing and looking to get more into the sport, you will need one key item: a climbing partner. But, finding a quality climbing partner can seem daunting, especially if you aren’t a natural extrovert. There are a few …

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What Are Climbing Ropes Made of?

Climbing ropes are exceptionally strong, and they serve as a crucial safety device for sport and trad climbers. However, before trusting your life to a climbing rope, you may be wondering how these ropes are actually constructed. Modern climbing ropes are made of nylon, which is a synthetic polyamide. Since …

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How Should a Climbing Harness Fit

How Should a Climbing Harness Fit?

Climbing harnesses come in many different sizes and styles, which means there are tons of options to choose from when you go to purchase one. Finding the perfect fit is crucial, both for your safety and for your comfort. A climbing harness should fit snugly around your waist or hips, …

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