From a couple climbers having the desire to have a more comfortable climbing shoe which fits perfectly and stays that way, Red Chili was born. In just 10 years It has become one of the leading climbing manufacturers in the world. If climbers can't build the most perfect rock climbing shoe in the world then who can?
Dragging ourselves up a steep tussock slope, the scrub covered in icy dew, with nothing to be seen but mist clinging to the endless ridge above us… this was a most depressing start to our sea to summit attempt of Manakau, towering 2608 metres above the Kaikoura coastline. read more »