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17 July 2015
Rockcity Pro Wall

"Rockcity Pro Wall – new texture system for climbing wall surfaces. Complete Rockcity Pro Wall system used at Rockcity on the new and refurbished walls. Rockcity, one of the UK’s original climbing centres has just developed a new textured coating system for climbing walls in conjunction with coating specialists Coo-Var. Both based in Hull it...

14 June 2015
Entre-Prises Climbing Holds

"Entre-Prises, the French climbing wall manufacturers is one of the largest climbing wall manufacturers in the world.  A clever French word play and so rather than just meaning ‘entreprises’, French for business, it translates ‘entre’ between and ‘prises’ holds, somewhere we all find ourselves whilst climbing. Originally establish back in 1985, Entre-Prises has been at...

13 June 2015
Ben Moon Climbing Rainshadow F9a

"It’s pretty ironic really that one of best climbers the UK has ever produced has based his 2015 product range around the heritage surrounding Ben’s efforts and achievements as Moon Climbing puts it ‘Since ‘84’ Incredibly this week saw Ben Moon climb his second 9a with a repeat of Rainshadow F9a at Malham Cove, 25 years...

05 June 2015
Isle Skateboards

"Here at Rockcity we are massive fans of Isle Skateboards because in a world of boring logo boards and stale rip-offs it's refreshing to see a company go against the grain and put some thought into the artwork on their boards and its been a hit. You can tell with Isle that everything is so...

05 June 2015
Flame Climbing Holds

"Here are Rockcity Climbing Centre we have just introduced a new brand range of climbing holds to both our climbing centre and to the UK.  The completely new range is from Bulgarian hold manufacturer FLAME. Spotting a gap in the market for creative and artistic climbing holds its pretty clear that FLAME HOLDS are sure...

21 May 2015
Fabric Skateboards

"Fabric Skateboards has been one of the UK's top hardware companies for some time now and after having a revamp earlier this year we can only say that the new range is better than ever. With a huge re-stock now available here at Rockcity, we thought it best to catch up with team rider and...

15 May 2015
Weekly Skateboarding Round Up

"Nowadays with dozens of clips surfacing everyday it's too easy to let some amazing skateboarding slip past you, so here is a little round up of some clips which really caught my eye in the last week. Sidewalk have been posting these "Skate Crates" for some time now and it would be silly to let...

07 May 2015
Passport Skateboards

" Here at Rockcity we are huge fans of Passport, The aussie brand has been around a few years and have really developed a presence here in the UK. We've just got a massive delivery of decks in so what better time to have an insight into the brand than now. Essential member of the...

02 May 2015
Mother Collective

"There's a new brand in town... Born out of the ashes of a crumbling Alien Workshop, previous AWS team manager Chad Bowers decided it was time to bring back some fire into Ohio Skateboarding, with that Mother Collective was born. Hoping to keep skateboarding in the hands of skateboarders, Mother is starting slowly and doing...