Posts tagged 'Rock Climbing'

Review: Cypher Logic Approach Shoes


Cypher ambassador Fallon Rowe has been putting the Logic approach shoes through the ringer for 3 years now. She is possibly their biggest fan. Check out her extensive review of them and grab a pair in your size before they are out of stock!

August 25, 2020

Finding Peace in Potrero


Cypher Climbing ambassador Fallon Rowe talks about her trip to El Potrero Chico over the winter. It featured tons of climbing on amazing single and multi-pitch routes, fun with good people, giant margaritas, hot springs, and the headgames of diving back into the sport after surgeries.

May 15, 2020

What is a UNICORE Rope?


With Beal's line of dynamic climbing ropes that feature UNICORE, climbers now have a safer option to consider when purchasing a rope. UNICORE permanently bonds a rope’s sheath to its core. This eliminates sheath slippage, allows a climber to escape off the rope if the sheath has been cut, reduces rope shrinkage, and allows for the temporary cutting of a rope without the usual fraying of the sheath.

April 6, 2020

To Bolt or Not to Bolt?


Edelweiss ambassador Josie McKee talks about her trip to Nepal with Savannah Cummins and Dawa Yangzum. They went to the Rolwaling Valley with the intent of bolting multiple sport climbing routes for the locals, but found that the act of adding bolts to the landscape was a perhaps a tougher mental challenge than physical.

January 3, 2020

Gear Check- Grivel w/ Shingo Ohkawa


Grivel athlete Shingo Ohkawa shares his knowledge and recommendations about Grivel products for various scenarios in this wonderful video. Give it a watch!

September 6, 2019

Employee Spotlight- Chelsey Whyte

Chelsey hanging on a zipline.


As our Mountains West Rep, Chelsey spends her work days getting outdoor shops all the gear they need in order to do business, but she also makes sure to collect all the gear that SHE needs for her own wide range of outdoor hobbies.

October 2, 2017
  • Review: Cypher Logic Approach Shoes


    Cypher ambassador Fallon Rowe has been putting the Logic approach shoes through the ringer for 3 years now. She is possibly their biggest fan. Check out her extensive review of them and grab a pair in your size before they are out of stock!

    August 25, 2020
  • Finding Peace in Potrero


    Cypher Climbing ambassador Fallon Rowe talks about her trip to El Potrero Chico over the winter. It featured tons of climbing on amazing single and multi-pitch routes, fun with good people, giant margaritas, hot springs, and the headgames of diving back into the sport after surgeries.

    May 15, 2020
  • What is a UNICORE Rope?


    With Beal's line of dynamic climbing ropes that feature UNICORE, climbers now have a safer option to consider when purchasing a rope. UNICORE permanently bonds a rope’s sheath to its core. This eliminates sheath slippage, allows a climber to escape off the rope if the sheath has been cut, reduces rope shrinkage, and allows for the temporary cutting of a rope without the usual fraying of the sheath.

    April 6, 2020
  • To Bolt or Not to Bolt?


    Edelweiss ambassador Josie McKee talks about her trip to Nepal with Savannah Cummins and Dawa Yangzum. They went to the Rolwaling Valley with the intent of bolting multiple sport climbing routes for the locals, but found that the act of adding bolts to the landscape was a perhaps a tougher mental challenge than physical.

    January 3, 2020
  • Gear Check- Grivel w/ Shingo Ohkawa


    Grivel athlete Shingo Ohkawa shares his knowledge and recommendations about Grivel products for various scenarios in this wonderful video. Give it a watch!

    September 6, 2019
  • Employee Spotlight- Chelsey Whyte

    Chelsey hanging on a zipline.


    As our Mountains West Rep, Chelsey spends her work days getting outdoor shops all the gear they need in order to do business, but she also makes sure to collect all the gear that SHE needs for her own wide range of outdoor hobbies.

    October 2, 2017