More and more climbing equipment suppliers rely on social and ecological production of their products. But is that important to consumers? Michael Fuchs from the University of Leipzig gets to the bottom of this question with his study. For each completed questionnaire, 1 euro will be donated to the Protect Our Winters Europe organization.
Once you have found a suitable climbing finch, you won't give it up anytime soon. But with more training, progress and new areas of application, the demands on the shoe also change. When is the right time for another climbing finch? The range from softer models to more aggressive climbing finches with more pre-tension and downturn is varied.
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.
The new climbing shoe Puzzle from Red Chili is completely geared towards the feet of children and young people. We introduce the shoe. The…
These Black Diamond pieces of equipment are more eye-catching than anything before. The Rope Dry 8.9 climbing rope, the Hotforge Hybrid express set, the Vapor helmet and the crash pad ...
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.
We put three models from the climbing shoe manufacturer Unparallel through their paces for you. To do this, we climbed the plastic and drove to Switzerland's sunniest area, Ticino. The focus was on the Flagship, Lyra and Leopard II models.
Peguet, a company specializing in the manufacture of quick links, Maillon Rapide, calls for a review of its 8mm models.
Not all crampons are created equal. Fabian Reichle from Bächli Bergsport explains the most important differences to you.
The manufacturer of avalanche transceivers, Pieps, is urgently calling for the replacement of the carrying system used in its DSP models. Here are the details.
Beal has received a lot of feedback about broken handles on the Birdie belay device. For this reason, Beal calls for a review of the device.
You are guaranteed to be spot on with these eight gift ideas for climbers and boulderers. So let's go bouldering and climbing.
With this jacket you are prepared for cold days. We introduce you to the Ghost Whisperer down jacket from Mountain Hardwear.
The IKO Core headlamp from Petzl is different than any other model you've seen before. We took the new lamp into the field.