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Frictionlabs Chalk

Science! Whether you like it or not, the one thing we all have in common is that we don’t, not even scientists themselves, understand it. If we did, then it just wouldn’t be science! Science, then, is much like religion, but I’m getting off topic and it’s still only the first paragraph! Where’s my damn …

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Uprising Rotunds

There was always that one kid in class who had the eraser that smelt, and was shaped, like a block of chocolate. No matter how many times you told yourself it wasn’t, all you wanted to do was take a bite, sure that it would taste at least a little bit as delicious as it …

Cypher

Moon

Recently I’ve had the opportunity to try out some merchandise from the Sheffield wizard himself, Ben Moon. He’s been busily making clothing, holds and crash pads for a while, but up until now it’s not made these shores. Motiv have been bringing in an assorted range, along with Blurr and the hangboards from Beastmaker. They …

Eva

Uprising holds

When you can’t get out to the rock to go climbing because maybe you have no thumbs, or you live in a city were there is no rock for approximately 15,000kms in any direction, or you’re an agoraphobe, then the next best thing is going to be a woodie somewhere and training until you bleed …

Full Pad

ORGANIC FULL PAD

If you haven’t heard of Organic by name and you’re a climber, you will definitely know it by sight. Open any climbing mag or watch any of the recent American produced movies and you’ll see brightly coloured and designed mats coating the landings to most featured problems. Once based in Laramie Wyoming, creator Josh Helke …