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A classic beginners shoe

Advantages: Comfortable, all rounder.
Disadvantages: Jack of all trades, master of none. the dye has a tendancy to run.

Here we go - my first attempt at writing a review! These were the first pair of climbing shoes I owned, I bought them... oh, about three years ago now and I have to say, they served me well! They lasted about a year until they were worn enough to offer ...

dougs1232 22.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Red Chili Spirit

brilliant for high range beginners to intermediate

Advantages: great comfort abd price
Disadvantages: bad heel

hey guys!me again :) these shoes are crackin! ive had a pair for a few years, fully worn to the bone by now, but the most comfy shoes ive ever owned. great for long days on the rock, especially in warmer weather when your feet swell. i bought myself a ...

climberdave 08.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Red Chili Spirit

Less lace more Velcro!

Advantages: Very Comfortable, great allrounder, velcro closure system
Disadvantages: Not the most technical shoe, the dye runs.

...This is more of a follow-up to my review of the standard Red Chili Spirits (http://sports.ciao.co.uk/RedChiliSpiritReview5643275) as I bought these after my lace up Spirits wore out. I found the Lace up shoes to be very comfortable while still offeri ...

dougs1232 22.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Red Chili Spirit Velcro Impact Zone

Hang on!

Advantages: Comfortable, durable, all round
Disadvantages: A beginners shoe

...Finding a climbing shoe that fits properly is an important factor when you decide you want to climb an interesting looking piece of rock. The first pair of rock shoes I ever bought were the Red Chili Spirits and they served me well. The shoes are a co ...

hukerjohn 01.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Red Chili Spirit Impact Zone