Kitka Climbing @ OutDoor Trade Show 2015

The OutDoor trade show in Germany’s Friedrichshafen is the biggest annual fair for outdoor enthusiasts in Europe. In 2014, the fair saw 925 exhibitors, nearly 22,000 visitors, and more than 1,000 journalists. This year also we will attend – as an exhibitor! We’ve been working hard at Kitka HQ to release now the latest product updates, which will be showcased next week in Germany. Among them are: 1) New shapes All climbing hold companies do…

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From a Beer Case Proto to the Real Deal

This is where it all started: a randomly selected piece of rock near the climbing gym, an empty beer case, silicon sealant, and spray foam. We were sitting at the gym and thought how hard it could possibly be, surely no rocket science, right? In retrospect it was way harder than we thought, but I firmly believe that all great things are born out of ignorance and enthusiasm. And we had plenty of both.  …

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