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A Timeline of Gear for the Beginner Climber - What you need to buy & when if you're getting into rock climbing

A Timeline of Gear for the Beginner Climber - What you need to buy & when if you're getting into rock climbing

Posted by Mountain Equipment Chatswood Staff on

Getting into climbing can feel daunting, just like stepping off the ground to commence a climb itself. When it comes to getting the gear, sometimes it can feel like there’s...

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REEL ROCK 14 Official Trailer

REEL ROCK 14 Official Trailer

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

 If you haven't seen the official trailer to REEL ROCK 14 then check it out! Mountain Equipment Hosted Screenings Cremorne Orpheum - Australian Premiere! 5th November 2019 BUY TICKETS  ...

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REEL ROCK 14 Is Hitting Sydney And It's The Biggest Yet!

REEL ROCK 14 Is Hitting Sydney And It's The Biggest Yet!

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

This year Mountain Equipment is super proud to be hosting the Australian Premiere of the REEL ROCK 14 Film Tour as well as other Sydney shows and thanks to Adventure...

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Mountains Crusher Luke Hansen Joins Mountain Equipment as Store Ambassador

Mountains Crusher Luke Hansen Joins Mountain Equipment as Store Ambassador

Posted by Matt Eaton on

Mountain Equipment is super proud to have local Blue Mountains crusher Luke Hansen come on board as a store ambassador! Luke's psych for climbing is completely infectious and he is...

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DMM DAY! What we learnt by breaking climbing carabiners and slings

DMM DAY! What we learnt by breaking climbing carabiners and slings

Recently we were very privileged to have Chris Rowlands from DMM Wales come and visit us at Mountain Equipment. Not only did he give us some private staff training but...

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Professional Prints! The Perfect Christmas Gift for Climbers or Hikers

Professional Prints! The Perfect Christmas Gift for Climbers or Hikers

Mountain Equipment is proud to announce that we have teamed up with some of our favourite local Sydney and Blue Mountains outdoor photographers to have their prints available for purchase!...

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The Official REEL ROCK 13 Trailer is HERE!

The Official REEL ROCK 13 Trailer is HERE!

  The official REEL ROCK 13 Trailer is here so check it out! We have to say the footage from Antartica looks freaking amazing!!!   Tickets are selling quick so...

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We are now a drop-off location for Climbing Resoles Australia

We are now a drop-off location for Climbing Resoles Australia

    Just letting all of our customer know that Mountain Equipment is now a Sydney and Chatswood drop off point for Climbing Resoles Australia! Save cash, recycle and reuse your beloved climbing shoes....

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Alex Honnold's TED Talk on Free Soloing El Cap

Alex Honnold's TED Talk on Free Soloing El Cap

Posted by Matt Eaton on

The TED Talk that Alex Honnold gave earlier this year after his awesome free solo of El Cap is now available free! I don't know how any one can understate more...

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We Are Turning 50!!!

We Are Turning 50!!!

Posted by Matt Eaton on

Well believe it or not but Mountain Equipment is turning 50 years old! We feel incredibly blessed to have made it this far as we know it doesn't happen in...

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Functions of the New BetaStick EVO Climbing Clip Stick

Functions of the New BetaStick EVO Climbing Clip Stick

Posted by Matt Eaton on

The new BetaStick Evo is in stock from Beta Climbing Designs and it's a great improvement to what was already a good product. The stick clip already handled well in...

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Ben Sanford added as a Mountain Equipment Ambassador

Ben Sanford added as a Mountain Equipment Ambassador

Mountain Equipment is proud to announce that we've brought Ben Sanford to the team as a Mountain Equipment athlete and ambassador! He now joins the ranks with some of the...

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