What are the differences between bouldering and rock climbing? Which is harder? What should a beginner do to rock climb? And more! Bouldering and rock climbing might seem very similar at first sight, but they’re actually quite different. They both use different techniques, safety gear, muscle groups, training regimes, and more. They even have distinct […]
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Best Pants [Trousers] for Bouldering Indoor, Gym & Outdoor
Choosing between the right bouldering pants could mean the difference between wasting a lot of money bad gear or worse: picking a non-stylish pair and being shammed in front of your friends. Oh but don’t worry. We’ve listed the best rock climbing pants options for you below and have also written up a handy guide […]
The Ultimate Guide for Bouldering Albarracin Spain
A wandering climber on Pinturas Buldestres, 7C+/8A (sit/stand), in the sector Prado del Navazo. Imagine a serene pine forest, the sun filtering gently through the canopy. The only sounds are the chirps of birds, the occasional thwack of a crashpad and the enthusiastic shouts of other climbers as their friends try to send. “Allez!” “Venga!” […]
Rock Climbing vs Bouldering: What’s the Difference?
Many people interchange the words rock climbing and bouldering believing they are one in the same. Though it’s true… That climbing and bouldering both require ascending rock in some form but the reality is that they’re entirely separate subsets of the sport. In this article, I’ll break down the concept of climbing vs bouldering thoroughly […]