When it comes to climbing, being safe is the only way to go. Taking chances can cause injuries or worse. That’s why you should always use equipment properly. So what if you’re at the climbing gym or you’ve gotten all the way out to your destination and find you’re not […]
Can you wear headphones while climbing?
Yes, technically, you can wear headphones or earbuds while climbing. The real question is SHOULD you? No, we definitely don’t recommend that. Read on
Climbing with Hyperhidrosis
Sweaty hands? No big deal… lots of people have them. Though if you’re a climber, it can cause you a bit of trouble. Hyperhidrosis, as the condition of excessively sweaty hands is known, can make it hard for you to climb, seeing as getting a good grip is critical to […]
Climbing After Toenail Removal
It’s a common conversation among climbers… the pains of our feet. Our feet go through so much when climbing. We put all our faith into our 10 little piggies. But what happens when you have problems with your toenails while climbing? One of the biggest gripes is that of an […]
How climbers can avoid the dreaded hunchback
Climbers aren’t the only ones that can wind up with a hunchback much like the famed Quasimodo from the Hunchback of Notre Dame. Sitting for too long without proper support to your back can also do it, you know, when you’re at the office putting in long hours in front […]
Can You Wear Socks with Rock Climbing Shoes?
If you’re just getting into climbing, or even if you’ve been at it for a while, chances are you’ve seen someone wearing socks with rock climbing shoes. Some climbers point and laugh at this scene. It’s akin to seeing someone wearing socks with sandals as far as stylishness goes. But […]
Can You Rock Climb Barefoot?
Yes, rock climbing barefoot is doable but not recommended for many solid reasons. Keep reading to find out why you should put your climbing shoes on before you hit the climbing wall or other vertical for your next climb.
Am I Too Tall for Rock Climbing?
The climbing community is a pretty cool group of people. We come from all backgrounds and we come in harmony together for the love of the climb. When you have a group of climbers together, you’ll find mostly men and some women. And a variance of height between all of […]
Can I wear makeup while rock climbing?
yes! If you’re used to wearing makeup on the regular, there’s no reason why you need to strip down to a bare face just for climbing.
For your climbing makeup, think simple, long-lasting, lightweight, SPF protection, waterproof, and natural.
Is there an age limit to start climbing?
Climbing is an incredible sport, but so many people seem to think that it’s too late to start for them as they didn’t begin when they were younger. Well, you probably didn’t start driving when you were six, but that didn’t stop you from learning when you were sixteen or […]