• Raphael Slawinski Interview - World-Class Choss Master

    Raphael Slawinski is a world-class Canadian alpinist with a penchant for humility, difficulty, and limestone choss. Raphael has established some of the hardest mixed and ice lines in the world, opened new alpine routes in Pakistan, and consistently avoids hyping or generously grading his achievements. He often climbs in the Canadian Rockies, which is notorious for its loose ('chossy') limestone, but when he climbs he demonstrates many years of experience. He works as a Physics Professor at Mount Royal University in Calgary and will probably dislike the tag, 'world-class choss master.'

  • Scarpa Drago & Chimera Review

    Robbie Phillips takes a look at two of Scarpa's newest climbing shoes: the Drago and Chimera. They're soft, aimed at high-performance climbing, and have flashy colours! Read on to find out more...

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