Rock Climbing Blog | Psychi
A Guide To Buying Gifts For Climbers
We know buying equipment for a sport you don't fully understand is daunting. Sticking to essentials every climber use...
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CLIMBING CHALK
Our Definitive Guide to Climbing Chalk. The History, Science, How To Use & Environmental Damage
How and Why Climbers Use Finger Tape
At Psychi we’re all climbers and we know that a climber’s fingers and hands take a whole lot of punishment. Climbing tape, espeically zinc oxide tape, can help mitigate a lot of these problems and improve your climbing.
Top 10: Must Visit Outdoor Rock Climbing Spots in the UK
Our Pick Of The Must Visit Crags In The UK It’s no secret that the UK is home to some of the best outdoor rock climbi...
Top 10: Must Have Bouldering Equipment for Beginners
Our Essential Bouldering Equipment List for Beginner Boulderers.
How tight should climbing shoes be?
If you’ve ever tried on a pair of climbing shoes, you’ll know that they feel rather different from your standard stre...
What Is Trad Climbing?
Learn the ins and outs of Trad Climbing.
WHAT IS LIQUID CHALK?
Liquid Chalk is an advanced formula designed to enhance grip both on your hands and feet. Not only does it enable a ...
HOW TO BELAY
*Disclaimer: This does not constitute certified climbing instruction. Belaying and climbing are dangerous activitie...
TYPES OF CLIMBING EXPLAINED
Learn More About All the Different Forms of our Brilliant Sport!
PLASTIC....STILL NOT SO FANTASTIC
It’s been pretty much year to the day since we returned from our plastic ridden trip to the west coast of Scotland. ...
BEST CLIMBING SHOES 2022
New to rock climbing and looking to buy your first pair of climbing shoes? Perhaps you’ve been wearing the rental sh...