Understanding Bouldering Chalk: Types, Usage, and Best Brands

Navigating the wide variety of bouldering chalk available can feel like overcoming a major challenge. We’ve experienced this confusion ourselves, despite knowing how crucial it is to choose the right chalk for optimal grip and performance. This guide will help you understand different types of bouldering chalk, their usage, and …

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How to Size and Fit Bouldering Shoes Properly

Are you dealing with discomfort or a lack of grip from your climbing shoes because they don’t fit properly? You’re not alone; I’ve been through that challenging journey too, discovering, sometimes through difficult lessons, the importance of selecting the right shoes for bouldering. Armed with insights from extensive research and …

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Choosing Your First Bouldering Shoes: A Comprehensive Guide

Overwhelmed by the vast array of bouldering shoes available? I totally get it. That’s exactly the reason I felt the need to immerse myself fully into the intricate world of climbing shoes by conducting in-depth research. This invaluable guide simplifies your decision-making process by carefully dissecting each factor, from understanding …

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Bouldering Safety 101: Essential Precautions for Beginners

Setting out on a bouldering journey is immensely thrilling, however, concerns about safety hazards might cause hesitation. I fully grasp these feelings; stepping into such an adventurous activity initially seemed daunting to me also, particularly because bouldering involves minimal equipment while delivering utmost excitement. In this article, we’ll help allay …

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Investing in a Bouldering Brush: Why It Matters and What to Buy

Have you ever experienced slipping due to unclean grips during your climbing? You’re not alone; many climbers, including me, have encountered this problem. Upon delving into research and comprehending the significance of clean grips for enhanced performance, I realized the necessity of brushes in eliminating sweat, dirt, grime, and built-up …

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Bouldering Terminology: Common Terms Every Beginner Should Know

Starting your bouldering adventure might feel like you’re learning a completely new dialect. We’ve navigated that path too, making sense of the intricate maze of climbing terminology, ranging from “beta” to “gaston.” That’s why we’ve compiled this comprehensive guide aimed at clarifying the essential bouldering terms every beginner should know. …

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Basics of Bouldering

Stepping into the thrilling world of bouldering can feel overwhelming, with so many techniques and safety measures to absorb. I’ve been in your shoes, navigating through the maze of climbing holds, grappling with understanding climbing grades, and it led me to deep dive into research on mastering this sport. This …

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