If you want to optimize your finger strength for climbing, you can hardly avoid a hangboard in the long term. These training devices are available in all possible forms and materials - now also fully digitized. We'll show you what to look out for when buying.
A climbing harness for all mountain sports? The Petzl Adjama and Luna W models come close. We introduce them.
In the past, it was at most runners who did their laps with a heart rate monitor. In the meantime, however, the helpers have found their way into all kinds of sports - including mountain sports. The functions go far beyond the heart rate monitor. The sports watch jungle is dense and confusing. We try to get an overview.
Climate change contributes to the fact that natural hazards occur more frequently in the Alpine region. Peter Bebi is researching these developments at the WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF in Davos. In an interview, he explains to us what dangers will look like in winter in the future and how we, as mountain sports enthusiasts, can take care of the snow.
The climbing backpack Trad 30 Dry from Ortovox is waterproof and robust. Your spare clothes and equipment are guaranteed to stay dry here.
Which backpack type is good for climbing? Which one for trail running? The Reach 12 from Blue Ice combines both worlds.
Not all crampons are created equal. Fabian Reichle from Bächli Bergsport explains the most important differences to you.
Despite all the technical innovations in the clothing industry, one natural fiber is still particularly convincing: Merino wool.
The wintry mountain world is impressive and offers a lot of new things in summer: ski tours, snowshoe hikes or ice climbing, to name just a few sports. Unfortunately, snow-covered peaks also harbor a real risk of an avalanche. Especially with the current snow conditions. Life-saving equipment in an emergency is essential. Above all a reliable avalanche transceiver. We introduce you to the Powder BT from Pieps.
Have you got the ski touring bug? Here you will find tips for getting started in the world of ski touring and answers to the most pressing questions.
Not all boulder mats are the same. We'll show you the differences and what to look out for when buying a crash pad.
La Sportiva has developed a special climbing shoe for dynamic moves and wide volumes when climbing indoors: The Theory.
Dyneema Schlingen has a bad reputation. Wrongly. What are the rumors surrounding the material and what are the facts?
The Deuter Guide Lite 30+ is a feather-light alpine backpack that does not compromise on comfort and functionality.
One rope, three standards. The Swift is a single, half and twin rope in one and can therefore be used in a variety of ways, especially at full speed.