How to choose your climbing shoes?

With or without laces? Flat or asymmetric?... there are many different climbing shoes to choose from. Here are our tips on choosing the right model for you.


How To Choose Your Climbing Shoes?

How to choose your climbing shoes?



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You should choose your climbing shoes based on 2 criteria : level of skill and use
1. Level Of Skill

You can find 2 shoe shapes depending on the level of skill

For Beginner To Experienced

You will choose a flat shape

For Experienced To Expert

You will choose an asymmetric and more or less cambered shape depending of the precision level you want.
2. Usage

2 levels of stiffness are proposed depending on the uses

For Indoor Climbing And Bouldering

You will choose a rather souple slipper

For Big Wall And Multi Pitch

You will take a stiffer sole