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Climbing rack elements

Basic elements: protection, carabiners and slings – how to make decisions on what type and how many of what you need.

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La Sportiva Mythos, Cape Woolamai. Image Mac Brunckhorst

Bogong staffer Chelsea Brunckhorst reviews this classic rock climbing shoe.

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2 Comments | Posted in Climbing By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Trail running hydration

It's the most common trail running topic we get asked about.

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Comments | Posted in Trail Running By Stephen Upton

Grivel North Machine Ice Axe

Bogong staffer Scott talks through the features of Grivel's North Machine Carbon Ice Axe.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Mont Backcountry Hiking Pack

Field-testing the Mont Backcountry 80L rucksack in South-West Tasmania.

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Comments | Posted in Hiking By David Blundy

Ultra Running Mandatory Gear

Get your mandatory gear officially checked off at Bogong Equipment.

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Comments | Posted in Trail Running By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Types of Rock Climbing Shoes

30/01/2017 3:35 pm

rock climbing shoes

Choosing a pair of rock climbing shoes? Here are common questions people ask, answered by Bogong Equipment staffer James Scott-Bohanna.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By James Scott-Bohanna

gift ideas

A rundown on the Mont Astro’s features.

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Comments | Posted in Travel By Chelsea Brunckhorst

gift ideas

Stuck on gift ideas? We’ve made this list to help you.

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Comments | Posted in News By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Wild Country New Friends

Wild Country Friends – the world’s first camming device made to protect rock climbs – revolutionised climbing when they were invented 40 years ago. Today, Wild Country continues to produce quality gear, introducing Wild Country New Friends.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Harnesses for Rock Climbing

17/11/2016 12:00 pm

Rock climbing harnesses

Choosing the best rock climbing harness to suit your needs is important. Here's a guide to some options.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By Chelsea Brunckhorst

Climbing Mt Kenya

Ice climbing in Africa, on the continent’s second-highest mountain.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By Mark Clavarino

Climbing Shoes: How to Choose

19/10/2016 10:00 am

La Sportiva Katana

Choosing the best rock climbing shoes for yourself can be a frustrating and painful process, especially if you’re buying your first pair. When you’re standing in front of a wall of climbing shoes, it can be difficult to know where to begin. We’ve written this guide to help you get started.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By James Scott-Bohanna and Chelsea Brunckhorst

Wild Country New Friends

4/07/2016 5:38 pm

New Friends

Wild Country have redesigned their cams, releasing a new generation called the New Friends. Striking a balance between staying true to their origins while proving that they are still an innovative market leader, they have come up with an intriguing spin on this iconic protection.

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Comments | Posted in Climbing By Kade Moore

Edelrid Taipan Eco-Rope

Eco-friendly, colourful and unique

For 2016, EDELRID is launching the Taipan 10.0, a rope made with reused sheath yarns left over from production.

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