Trad Climbing


Butora ‘Endeavor’ – Shoe Review!

Butora ‘Endeavor’ – Shoe Review!

“Well I broke down and finally, agreed to try a different climbing shoe. I have always been a faithful FiveTen Mythos fan, and I was pleasantly surprised when I tried the new Butora climbing shoe, the ‘Endeavor’. The Butora company makes the Endeavor shoe in a...
FrictionLabs Chalk – Gear Review!

FrictionLabs Chalk – Gear Review!

There are a variety of chalk manufactures out there, but which one is the best for you? My first experience using chalk was in 1978. I had heard that rock climbers were ‘Buildering’ the Limestone walls on the Stanford Campus. Many of the walls around the campus had...
Scarpa ‘Reflex’ – Shoe Review!

Scarpa ‘Reflex’ – Shoe Review!

Trad and gym climbers from around the globe all have their ‘go-to’ rock shoes, mine right now are the Scarpa Reflex. Over the past few years I have had a few minor injuries, sore shoulders, tweaked elbows and what felt like a hot fire-poker in my neck.  This summer I...
MyClimber Interview with Leandro Scholz

MyClimber Interview with Leandro Scholz

Country: Brazil Q: What is your Most Memorable Climbing Experience? I think all my climbing experiences so far have been memorable. My job allowed me to visit several countries where I could visit local climbing gyms and crags. Although I haven’t had much time...
The Sportiva ‘Tarantulace’ – Shoe Review!

The Sportiva ‘Tarantulace’ – Shoe Review!

This is a fantastic all-around climbing shoe for climbers who are getting into the sport and for for those attempting traditional classic routes. Extremely comfortable right from the start, the Tarantulace uppers are made of soft but durable, unlined leather/synthetic...
MyClimber Interview with Iggi Moore

MyClimber Interview with Iggi Moore

Age: As old as my tongue but a little older than my teeth! Country: United Kingdom Q: What is your MyClimb Username? – Igs Q: What are your climbing goals? To get back into 5.13s, 8a or harder! Q: Most memorable climbing experience? I have two memorable moments....