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Merv's Ski Waxing & Maintenance Tips

Last month Bogong gear expert Merv Trease hosted an in-store session on ski waxing and maintenance. There were tips on how to care for edges, wax bases, tighten bindings, and more.

To read more click HERE.

 


 

Buffalo Stampede

Australia's first official Skyrunning event, the Buffalo Stampede, was on again this year in April. Well done to all the runners who attempted the gruelling course. Bogong Equipment was on the ground to witness this fantastic event.

For more images click HERE.

 


 

 

Belay Device Buying Guide

Do you need a new belay device but are unsure as to what the differences are? Or are you looking to upgrade? Now on the bogong blog is an in depth guide to what you will need to know!

To find out more click HERE.

 


New Products Now Instore!

SEE WHAT'S JUST TOUCHED DOWN!

Exped Downmat Winterlite M

At only 475 grams (for the medium width version) and rated to -32°C, this mat takes out the number one spot in the world for its warmth to weight ratio!

More details
HERE.
Exped Downmat Winterlite M
La Sportiva Genius

The highest performance climbing shoe in the world has arrived! La Sportiva’s new No-Edge technology combined with 3mm Vibram XSEdge2 rubber brings you closer to the rock than ever before, while also maximising the contact surface with the rock. With an asymmetric lacing this shoe fits a wide range of foot shapes.

More details
HERE.
 

Crispi Evo NTN

NTN boots and bindings are now available at Bogong!

This burley telemark boot is at the leading edge, and combined with an NTN binding will ensure that you can carve with precision.

More details HERE.  
 

DMM Pivot

Have you ever had trouble releasing tension for a seconder whilst in guide-mode? The new DMM Pivot has the answer!
Based on the popular Petzl Reverso, but with the addition of a hinged guide-mode loop, achieving smooth and easily initiated lowering is a cinch.

More details
HERE.
 

Lowe Alpine Zephyr 55:65

55 litres and less than 2kgs!

Feather-weight and durable, this pack is equipped with the tried-and-true Axiom Light harness. For those who are looking to save grams without sacrificing performance, this backpack is the ideal choice.

More details
HERE.
 

 

Castelhill bouldering 
Laura's New Zealand Adventures

During the month of May my husband and I took quick trip to the South Island of New Zealand. The focus of our trip was to boulder at Castlehill among the amazing limestone boulders, and it was arguably one of the most scenic crags I have ever visited.

Read more HERE.
Sal snorkeling  
 
Sal's 'Winter' Getaway

An archipelago of beauty, sun, and divine ocean waters where the distant whispers of whale song echo in the deep blueness. There is amazing marine life, beautiful people and sublime scenery - everywhere. So much snorkelling, so much hiking and so many places to see.
 
Check out some more pics on my Facebook page HERE.
Scott on Ozy Direct
Scott's First Aid Climb on Ozy Direct

A climbing partner of mine asked if I wanted to go to Mt. Buffalo to do some aid climbing. Aid climbing? I had never tried it. And 'Ozy Direct?' I had never even heard of it. About all I knew was that aid climbing was notoriously slow and complicated.  I am always up for new challenges though, so I happily signed on.

Read more HERE.

 

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