Tech Tips 6: Choosing your “perfect” climbing shoes

I have always been a big fan of La Sportiva. My first pair of climbing shoes was coincidentally a pair of Cobra, just because my favourite colour then was orange. I didn’t know about performance, fitting, function or any other considerations for buying climbing shoes. As long as my toes are squashed and are as … Continue reading Tech Tips 6: Choosing your “perfect” climbing shoes

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Tech Tips 5 : Cleaning and maintenance for Arcteryx Altra 65 Load Transfer Disc

5 years ago, I left the services with a degenerative disc on my L4/L5. For those who do not know what it means, the simple run down is I have a perpetual backache whenever I carry loads, high impacts, long hard descents and hanging in the harness for too long. Being the stubborn me, refusing … Continue reading Tech Tips 5 : Cleaning and maintenance for Arcteryx Altra 65 Load Transfer Disc

Gear Review by Kelly: Arc’teryx Rho AR Zip Neck & Gamma Rock Pant

It's exactly 3 months down our Europe trip, how time flies indeed! From Dolomiti in Italy, Gorge du Verdon and Annot in France and even right down south to El Chorro in Spain, we are now in the beautiful setting of Chulilla (a little village less than an hour drive from the Spanish eastern coast … Continue reading Gear Review by Kelly: Arc’teryx Rho AR Zip Neck & Gamma Rock Pant