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Don’t be holding out for a hero! Having a good knowledge of basic self-rescue skills is essential for any outdoor adventure. This September we will be taking you through the basics in a series of chats, educational videos and common...
Author – Claire Keeton, Adventure travel journalist and CityROCK Cape Town member         When the wind blows your rope sideways and hair into your eyes, coronavirus is unlikely to get a grip on you. The setting for...
This August, we kick off with the Womxn’s Climbing Symposium, South Africa. This series of events hopes to get womxn climbers together, talking and acting on real issues impacting climbers today. Everything from training and climbing insight to gender, health...
To our awesome CityROCKers, We have received an overwhelming amount of support from many of our members choosing to not freeze their debit order during this National Lock Down and pandemic. We would like to say a huge THANK YOU...
Dear CityROCKers,  It’s getting real. Fast. Last night our president Cyril Ramaphosa declared a National State of Disaster regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. We applaud and support this decision. CityROCK will be taking immediate action to keep our members, staff, and...
  The golden belay every time? Soft catch but not too light. Someone who has similar time commitments to you. A person who likes the same climbing styles. Never lets you down or loses enthusiasm in unfavourable weather conditions. Will...
The REEL ROCK Film Tour, one of climbing’s greatest celebrations, returns to CityROCK on the 1st of November 2019 at 7pm, with a new collection of world premiere films. In “The High Road,” the powerful and bold Nina Williams tests herself on...
Rock Master is an international climbing competition held every year, this year’s Rock Master 2019 competition was be held at CityROCK Cape Town and hosted South Africa’s best climbers. CityROCK also hosted their first ever Grip  Masters competition , where the...
The Outdoor tested lightweight backpacks for their new edition in January, putting a lot of emphasis on their harness system – because that also has to work for lightweights to ensure comfort and convenience on long trips. The VAUDE Zerum 38...
CityROCK, South Africa’s largest independent outdoor and adventure retailer announces its exclusive partnership and launch of VAUDE in South Africa, offering outdoor and adventure lovers a wide range of premium quality outdoor apparel and gear designed to motivate and inspire....