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New Mountain Hardwear Pieces With Purpose in Mind

Mountain Hardwear is one of the leading brands for innovation and are known for their durable and usable gear. The new BMG 105-litre Outdry pack is designed for big mountain expeditions and mountain guides carrying heavy loads. The pack can open to a comfortable 115 litres, which
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New Climbing Shoes for 2016

Details of the 2016 climbing shoes from Boreal, Butora, Climb X, Evolv, Five Ten, La Sportiva, Red Chili, Scarpa, and Tenaya.
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DMM Carabiner Recall Instructions

Further to our September 14th 2015 Product Recall Notice please find below additional information on how customers can return any potentially faulty carabiners in their possession to DMM. Please choose one of the following methods to return your carabiner. It will either be
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DMM Issues Product Recall for Small Percentage of Carabiners

This document follows on from the DMM Product Safety Warning issued on Friday 11, Sept. 2015. DMM are issuing a product recall, subject to user inspection. This document details the products that are affected by the recall and contains instructions to identify whether or not an
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BD Ultralight C4 vs DMM Dragon vs Wild Country New Friend: 2016 cams

A rundown of the Black Diamond Ultralight C4, updated DMM Dragon cam, and the double axle Wild Country New Friend cam. All slated for Spring 2016.
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Watch the Life of a Bolt

This is a fun video showing how a bolt is made here in Austin, TX and its journey into the god given limestone of Mexico. The Life of a Bolt from ClimbTech on Vimeo.
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Ben Moon on New Training Rungs and Rainshadow

Ben Moon has just produced some brand new campus rungs to help build a bit of power. The new rungs from Moon come in three widths, from 18 to 29 mm and are slightly longer than most conventional campus rungs to allow for a wider holding position. Another great feature of these
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The Osprey Inspire Video Contest and a Rad Film

In light of this year being the 40th anniversary of the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival in Alberta, Osprey is putting on a video challenge. Get a chance to fly to, stay at and attend the 40th Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival, and win ultralight Osprey Ozone packs and
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The 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy took place in Squamish this past weekend with sold-out events and clinics at a number of outdoor and indoor venues. by Drew Copeland It isn’t often that menacing rain saves a climbing event in Squamish, but that’s how the
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Watch La Sportiva Genius With Neil Gresham

Neil Gresham explains the features of La Sportiva’s Genius shoe and the benefits of No Edge technology. La Sportiva Genius With Neil Gresham from Lyon Equipment on Vimeo.
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