I have noticed that hardly anyone wears socks in their rock shoes. Hardly is an understatement. Actually, I may be the only climber on Earth who wears socks. Am I wrong to wear socks? To me, socks make sense. Rock shoes, even expensive ones, are uncomfortable and socks add a bit of cushion and a hygienic layer.
Gear Guy: Is It Okay to Wear Socks with Rock Climbing Shoes?
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Rock climbing is everywhere these days. From the Dawn Wall to your Instagram feed to the new gym going up in town, climbing is no longer the fringe sport it once was. However, climbing can be one of those intimidating hobbies to begin. We get it, and so what follows is everything you need to know to get out on the rock. Do you want to make friends, be outdoors, or get in shape or all three?
Sender One Climbing has pulled together some practical suggestions for indoor climbing gym attire below, and chances are you already have what you need in your closet! For women, a loose t-shirt with a sports bra underneath is an easy option and likely something you already own! Light, breathable, flexible fabrics are recommended. Shoes and Accessories One of the most important tools rock climbers rely on are climbing shoes.