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Climbing Wall Design Competition – WINNER!

OK, so the results are in. We got 59 submissions. Wow. Included amongst them were many customers and quite a few of our own staff members. Note they did not win :). Our architect Anton and his son Zane also...

Climbing Wall Design Competition – R10 000 prize!

Our new Paarden Eiland gym construction is coming along very nicely. All the climbing structures are built, most of the plywood is on. We are already starting to drill those 50,000 t-nut holes. So far we are on track for...

Outdoor trade Show Friedrichshafen 2017

Trip Report from the OUTDOOR trade Show Friedrichshafen, Germany 17-20 June, 2017 Robert, Nathan and Richard from the CityROCK team went to visit the 24th OUTDOOR Trade Show in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The show is a phenomenal platform for manufacturers to showcase...

Raising the CityROCK roof!

We’ve raised the roof of our giant new Paarden Eiland gym! Check out how we went from 11m to 16m in less than 2 minutes! To follow the progress of the construction follow CityROCK on Facebook and Instagram....

The Blue Hand Group in action at the new PE gym.

The Blue Hand Group in action at the new PE gym. Posted by City ROCK Cape Town on Thursday, 2 March 2017...

Construction has started at the new CityROCK Cape Town

On the 1st February 2017, the construction team moved in and started work on what is set to become the biggest Indoor Climbing Gym in the Southern Hemisphere. CityROCK Cape Town will move from their current premises in Observatory to the...

Budget Speech 2017: Tax hikes for top earners, more sin taxes, but currency relief for climbing gear shoppers!

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivered his Budget Speech on Wednesday and made it clear that South Africa is “once again at a crossroads”. In order to close the R28 Billion budget shortfall, he announced that taxes would be raised on...

In a climbing gym far way, the force awakens as our Star Wars welders get busy!

Welding in action. In a climbing gym far way, the force awakens as our Star Wars welders get busy! Posted by City ROCK Cape Town on Sunday, 26 February 2017...

Check out the first few weeks of construction at our giant new City ROCK climbing gym!

Construction Progress! Check out the first few weeks of construction at our giant new City ROCK climbing gym! Posted by City ROCK Cape Town on Tuesday, 21 February 2017...

The Evolv Luchador SC Review

By Tyler Morrissey The Onsight The Luchador SC is great entry level shoe for climbers looking to get into the world of down-turned, asymmetrical, high-performance climbing shoes. The gentle downturn of the shoe make the Luchador a really good all...