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22 Jan 2017 18:35
regarding mountaineering as proffession Jatin, Your question is misplaced. Before talking about professionally taking up something, you have to know if you're passionate about it. I would advise you to atleast do a few treks, or Hikes, join climbing workshops or do a basic mountaineering...
22 Jan 2017 18:27
Equipement shop in Mumbai Hi lujan, I usually refrain from buying Decathlon stuff. But the harnesses they sell are by Simond, a trusted brand based out of Chamonix. Simond harnesses may cost you upwards of 3500. You can get the contact info for Decathlon Mumbai branches from...
By- himank
22 Jan 2017 08:57
Smart Belay Locking Lanyard nm... I have sent you a mail. But this is weird. PM works AFAIK
21 Jan 2017 09:29
regarding treking shoes and rucksack Hi Jatin, Snow trekking is a very vague term. If it's trekking/hiking then considering the fact that most Indians are on a budget, Quechua makes number of shoes and sacks for hiking. Personally I steer clear of Quechua/Decathlon articles. But if budget...
20 Jan 2017 13:32
where to start and what to do?? No worries. You're welcome. A note on big name brands. You're mostly paying for the brand name. Which is why smaller family run European brands are sometimes a good bet because there is a lot of passion that goes into making the gear, apparel, footwear...
11 Jan 2017 11:16
A wannabe climber from Bangalore Hi Kunal. Where are you headed. Hope you have a great time learning new skills. Don't have to take all the equipment and apparel to the course; you will be provided that by the institute (assuming you're going to one of the govt subsidised courses). But...
 

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