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What Feeds the Stoke? Getting to know Angus Taylor

What Feeds the Stoke? Getting to know Angus Taylor

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

Angus Taylor means a lot of different things to different people. But at the heart of it is a guy who is just keen to spread positive influence. Whether that...

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Australia's first Official La Sportiva Resoler - Sticky Rubber Resoles

Australia's first Official La Sportiva Resoler - Sticky Rubber Resoles

What is a La Sportiva Authorised Resoler? Whilst the design team and craftspeople at La Sportiva’s factory in Italy’s Valle de Fiemme were manufacturing shoes that should last for years,...

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Welcome Gus Taylor - Mountain Equipment Athlete Ambassador

Welcome Gus Taylor - Mountain Equipment Athlete Ambassador

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

  We are super excited to announce that Angus Taylor (@applep1e ) has come on board as a Mountain Equipment ambassador! The way Gus lives his life represents everything we love...

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Q&A With Carlie LeBreton After Her Send of Grade 31 & 30 in a Day

Q&A With Carlie LeBreton After Her Send of Grade 31 & 30 in a Day

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

On the 30th of January Carlie and Rob LeBreton celebrated their 17 year anniversary by going for a climb at the Gateway in the Blue Mountains. Carlie had been working...

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Petzl Recall Pirana Descender

Petzl Recall Pirana Descender

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

Important notice - Petzl recall of Pirana Descender If you own the latest generation of Petzl Pirana the company has requested that you stop using it immediately and please return...

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Climbing Shoe Resoles - Sticky Rubber Resoles

Climbing Shoe Resoles - Sticky Rubber Resoles

  No this is not a new pair of La Sportiva Skwamas... it's a Sticky Rubber resoled pair of Skwamas! An important new development, not just for Sydney and Blue...

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Beginner Rock Climbing Gear FAQs

Beginner Rock Climbing Gear FAQs

Posted by Daniel Butler on

We get asked a lot of questions, especially by people who are new to the climbing scene about how to buy, use and care for their gear. Below are the...

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Where City Meets The Stone - Lucas Corroto short climbing film featuring Mitch Tasker

Where City Meets The Stone - Lucas Corroto short climbing film featuring Mitch Tasker

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

Some inspiration for you!   “Where The City | Meets The Stone” is a portrait about local Sydney climber, Mitchell Tasker, and his thoughts on what it really means to be...

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COVID-19 Update - ONLINE ONLY + Personal Shopping by Appointment

COVID-19 Update - ONLINE ONLY + Personal Shopping by Appointment

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

Hi Guys, Just a quick update on how Mountain Equipment is operating in light of the current COVID-19 situation:    ONLINE SHOPPING We are continuing to do our best to...

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We are now ONLINE ONLY. Temporarily closed City & Chatswood stores for COVID-19

We are now ONLINE ONLY. Temporarily closed City & Chatswood stores for COVID-19

Posted by Matthew Eaton on

We have held out as long as possible for the sake of our staff and customers, but due to further public restrictions regarding COVID-19 Mountain Equipment will be temporarily closing...

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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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