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Special Offer Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoes

Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoes

Designed to achieve the highest levels of precision without compromising on comfort, the Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoe offers inc...

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Special Offer Five Ten Men's Dragon Climbing Shoes - Dragon Red

Five Ten Men's Dragon Climbing Shoes - Dragon Red

The Five Ten Dragon's have been designed by climbing legends Fred Nicole and Dave Graham as the ultimate bouldering shoe....

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95 Dragon Red
Special Offer Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Smaller Sizes - UK 3 - 6.5

Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Smaller Sizes - UK 3 - 6.5

The Tenaya Ra is a climbing shoe offering high technical performance coupled with suprising ease of use, comfort and above al...

20% off Climbing Shoes £71.96£89.95
Special Offer Evolv Bandit SC Climbing Shoe - Black/Red

Evolv Bandit SC Climbing Shoe - Black/Red

The Evolv Bandit SC offers the versatility of the Bandit with the convenience of a hook and loop closure system. The dual lay...

20% off Climbing Shoes £75.96£94.95 Red
Special Offer Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe

Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe

The New Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe adapts the technology of Scarpa's technical rock shoe range and couples th...

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We've put together a great selection of rock boots designed for different needs and budgets. Some with convenient velcro fastenings, some ideal for bouldering, others suited for long multi pitch climbs or climbing wall.

We have chosen shoes from many of the leading brands, for all levels, including La Sportiva, Boreal, Tenaya, Five Ten, Scarpa and more.

We are confident we have the perfect shoes for you to meet your climbing needs and to fit all sorts of foot shapes. Take a look at our top fitting tips to help you make the right choice.

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Special Offer Evolv Evolv Venga Climbing Shoe -Junior

Evolv Venga Climbing Shoe -Junior

The Venga unisex kids shoe sports a modern look and comfortable fit and a size adjusting heel strap for growing kids. ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £31.96£39.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Anasazi VCS Climbing Shoe - Larger Size - Golden Tan

Five Ten Anasazi VCS Climbing Shoe - Larger Size - Golden Tan

The Five Ten Anasazi VCS is one of the top selling performance shoes in Europe and offers greater sensitivity....

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95 Larger Sizes - Golden Tan
Special Offer Boreal Boreal Men's Joker Climbing Shoe

Boreal Men's Joker Climbing Shoe

The Boreal Joker is a climbing shoe that combines all day comfort, performance, great fit and breathability. It has been s......

20% off Climbing Shoes £59.96£74.95
Special Offer Tenaya Tenaya Masai Climbing Shoes

Tenaya Masai Climbing Shoes

Favoured by top level climbers, the Masai is Tenaya's best selling shoe. It stands out due to its balanced features. More exp...

20% off Climbing Shoes £67.96£84.95
Special Offer Tenaya Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Larger Sizes - Size 7 - 10.5

Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Larger Sizes - Size 7 - 10.5

The Tenaya Ra is a climbing shoe offering high technical performance coupled with suprising ease of use, comfort and above al...

20% off Climbing Shoes £71.96£89.95
Special Offer Boreal Boreal Ninja Junior Climbing Shoe - Azul

Boreal Ninja Junior Climbing Shoe - Azul

The Boreal Ninja Junior Azul is a comfortable and easy to fit climbing shoe for kids. ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £31.96£39.95
Five Ten Five Ten Men's Rogue VCS Climbing Shoe - Neon Blue / Charcoal

Five Ten Men's Rogue VCS Climbing Shoe - Neon Blue / Charcoal

The Five Ten Rogue VCS is an affordable performance climbing shoe designed for beginners who want to transfer what they have ...

Half Price £37.48£74.95 Neon Blue / Charcoal
Special Offer La Sportiva La Sportiva Men's Katana Lace Climbing Shoes

La Sportiva Men's Katana Lace Climbing Shoes

The La Sportiva Katana Laces is the lace up version of the famous Katana model. These shoes incorporate the same excellent mu...

20% off Climbing Shoes £99.96£124.95
Special Offer Boreal Boreal Men's Joker Plus Velcro Climbing Shoes

Boreal Men's Joker Plus Velcro Climbing Shoes

The Boreal Joker Plus Velcro climbing shoe is extremely comfortable with an easy to fasten lace closure. Ergonomic HFS .........

20% off Climbing Shoes £63.96£79.95
Special Offer Scarpa Scarpa Women's Vapour V XSG2 - Turquoise

Scarpa Women's Vapour V XSG2 - Turquoise

The Scarpa Vapour V XSG2 is the new all-round high performance shoe offers precision, sensitivity and power....

20% off Climbing Shoes £87.96£109.95
Special Offer Boreal Boreal Joker - Smaller sizes

Boreal Joker - Smaller sizes

The Boreal Joker is a climbing shoe that combines all day comfort, performance, great fit and breathability. ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £59.96£74.95
Special Offer La Sportiva La Sportiva Python

La Sportiva Python

The La Sportiva Python is a sensitive, snug fitting slipper with Velcro straps to provide secure positioning during delicate ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £75.95£94.94
Special Offer Tenaya Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoes

Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoes

Designed to achieve the highest levels of precision without compromising on comfort, the Tenaya Oasi Climbing Shoe offers inc...

20% off Climbing Shoes £79.96£99.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Anasazi VCS Climbing Shoe - Smaller Size - Golden Tan

Five Ten Anasazi VCS Climbing Shoe - Smaller Size - Golden Tan

The Five Ten Anasazi VCS is one of the top selling performance shoes in Europe and offers greater sensitivity for pulling......

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95 Smaller Sizes - Golden Tan
Special Offer Tenaya Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Smaller Sizes - UK 3 - 6.5

Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoes - Smaller Sizes - UK 3 - 6.5

The Tenaya Ra is a climbing shoe offering high technical performance coupled with suprising ease of use, comfort and above al...

20% off Climbing Shoes £71.96£89.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Anasazi Lace Up Climbing Shoe - Pink

Five Ten Anasazi Lace Up Climbing Shoe - Pink

The Five Ten Anasazi Lace Up is one of the worlds best precision lace up climbing shoes, recently updated to make it even bet...

20% off Climbing Shoes £87.96£109.95
Special Offer Scarpa Scarpa Men's Vapour V XSGE Climbing Shoes - Orange

Scarpa Men's Vapour V XSGE Climbing Shoes - Orange

The Scarpa Vapour V XSGE is the new all-round high performance shoe offers precision, sensitivity and power....

20% off Climbing Shoes £87.96£109.95
Special Offer Scarpa Scarpa Men's Force X Climbing Shoe

Scarpa Men's Force X Climbing Shoe

The New Scarpa Men's Force X Climbing Shoe adapts the technology of Scarpa's technical rock shoe range and couples this with ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £75.99£94.99
Special Offer Evolv Evolv Men's Geshido SC Climbing Shoes

Evolv Men's Geshido SC Climbing Shoes

The Evolv Geshido SC is a high performance all-arounder good for sport climbing, trad, and bouldering, with the ease of ........

Clearance £69.99£99.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Men's Stonelands VCS Climbing Shoes - Red Rock / Black

Five Ten Men's Stonelands VCS Climbing Shoes - Red Rock / Black

The Five Ten Stonelands VCS Climbing Shoes are designed for those who aren't mainstream climbers. Built on an all-new last, ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £63.96£79.95 Red Rock / Black
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Men's Rogue Lace Climbing Shoe - Neon Green/Charcoal

Five Ten Men's Rogue Lace Climbing Shoe - Neon Green/Charcoal

Built on the lower volume Anasazi last, the Five Ten Rogue Lace has a natural relaxed foot position and a breathable premium ...

20% off Climbing Shoes £59.96£74.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Women's Siren Climbing Shoe - Merlot

Five Ten Women's Siren Climbing Shoe - Merlot

The new Siren climbs is tough and precise. The lightweight lace-up has out-of-the-box comfort and an amazing fit. Itís desi...

20% off Climbing Shoes £71.96£89.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Women's Anasazi LV Climbing Shoe - Teal

Five Ten Women's Anasazi LV Climbing Shoe - Teal

The Five Ten Women's Anasazi LV (Low Volume) excels on climbs of 5.11 and higher, both indoors and out. This performance .......

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Anasazi VCS V2 Climbing Shoe

Five Ten Anasazi VCS V2 Climbing Shoe

The Five Ten Anasazi VCS V2 shoe is one of the top selling performance models in Europe and offers greater sensitivity for pu...

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95 Golden Tan
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Women's Rogue Lace Up Climbing Shoes -  Zinnia / Charcoal

Five Ten Women's Rogue Lace Up Climbing Shoes - Zinnia / Charcoal

Five Ten Women's Rogue Lace Up's combine low volume with medium slingshot tension for a comfortable yet precise fit....

20% off Climbing Shoes £59.96£74.95 Zinnia / Charcoal
Special Offer Scarpa Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe

Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe

The New Scarpa Women's Force X Climbing Shoe adapts the technology of Scarpa's technical rock shoe range and couples th...

20% off Climbing Shoes £75.99£94.99
Special Offer Tenaya Tenaya Inti Climbing Shoe

Tenaya Inti Climbing Shoe

The Tenaya Inti is a high performance rock shoe featuring outstanding responsiveness to the natural shape of the foot....

20% off Climbing Shoes £71.96£89.95 Black / White
Special Offer Evolv Evolv Bandit SC Climbing Shoe - Black/Red

Evolv Bandit SC Climbing Shoe - Black/Red

The Evolv Bandit SC offers the versatility of the Bandit with the convenience of a hook and loop closure system. The dual lay...

20% off Climbing Shoes £75.96£94.95 Red
Special Offer Five Ten Five Ten Men's Dragon Climbing Shoes - Dragon Red

Five Ten Men's Dragon Climbing Shoes - Dragon Red

The Five Ten Dragon's have been designed by climbing legends Fred Nicole and Dave Graham as the ultimate bouldering shoe....

20% off Climbing Shoes £83.96£104.95 Dragon Red

Climbing Shoe Fitting Tips:

If you have any space at the ends it will allow the sole to curve upwards, away from the hold you are trying to stand on. The curved surface it creates will not give a secure, positive grip and thus allow the foot to slide off.

You should aim for a fit which makes the toes arch slightly probably feeling unfamiliar to all but Ballerinas, whilst not curl all the way up and be painful, but put the shoe in tension by stretching it. This way the pressure from the toes is pressed directly onto the holds and give a good level of grip.

As you progress you will probably opt for tighter fits at the sacrifice of comfort, to gain greater precision and purchase.

The width of the shoe should be roughly as tight as the length but you need to get both right and this is down to trying different styles.

Generally, laces as opposed to Velcro closures will give better width adjustment.

The rubbers used on today's rock shoes are all soft and sticky, and are far gripper than that on most everyday shoes or boots. This allows for friction to be higher and allow better grip on smaller or smoother holds.

The fit is most important, as with a climbing harness, to allow you to concentrate on climbing without distraction.

Don't let rumours about brands of rubber make you worry about which rubber you have on your chosen shoe to begin with, as you will start off on big enough holds for friction to be a secondary consideration.

 

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