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Article courtesy of Black Diamond. Ever wondered exactly how strong a cam placed in “umbrella” mode actually is? Or what about the strength of your knotted slings? Don’t despair! In this QC Lab, KP and crew cover these quick hits...
We spoke to a couple of our customers, Michelle and Jantie about their experience using the MSR Miniworks Water Filter. Here is their story: “Before going travelling for 4 months in Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia, we researched what we could...
For CityROCK, 2018 sees the end of an era in Observatory and the beginning of an exciting new one in Paarden Eiland. CityROCK Observatory has been going for more than 15 years and has seen many passionate climbers, adventure enthusiasts...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Watch the fly-through on facebook! Our new bouldering area!The design of our new Paarden Eiland bouldering area is complete! Watch the fly-through. Posted by City ROCK Cape Town on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 https://www.facebook.com/cityrock.capetown/videos/1242868342455638/  ...
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...
There have been a lot of rumours and questions about our future in Observatory. Today, we finally signed a lease on a building in Paarden Eiland, which will become the new CityROCK in Cape Town. The building is huge. 3,600...