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Alpenglow Sport climbing shoe demo event announced

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TAHOE CITY, Calf. and#8212; Alpenglow Sports of Tahoe City is proud to announce the new and improved Lake Tahoe Climbing Shoe Demo Event.

The event will allow climbing enthusiasts to test the latest and greatest in climbing footwear from industry leaders Evolv, Scarpa, La Sportiva, 5.10, and Mad Rock. The two-day event will take place on Aug. 18-19 on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe.

On Saturday, Aug. 18, Alpenglow will meet participants for a free community bouldering session with representatives from Evolv, Scarpa, La Sportiva, 5.10, and Mad Rock. Refreshments will be provided and climbers of all ability levels are encouraged to participate. Meet at Alpenglow at 10 a.m. to carpool. Bring individual equipment if possible, including bouldering pads.

All day Sunday, Aug. 19 Alpenglow will have the full arsenal of free demo shoes from all participating companies for members of the community to take out on their own. Only valid for the day and a deposit and ID required.

All participants will be entered in a raffle to win a pair of climbing shoes from La Sportiva and Evolv, as well as a crash pad from Mad Rock. Come one, come all, itand#8217;s going to be a fun time.

Call Alpenglow Sports 530-583-6917 with questions.