Escape Climbing Acquires :Duck Holds

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Escape Climbing has announced the addition of :Duck Climbing Holds to their lineup of hold brands, expanding their already extensive selection of climbing hold shapes.

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Ryan, the President of Escape Climbing, expressed his excitement about the acquisition, stating, “We’re thrilled to produce :Duck climbing holds! :Duck has some fantastic designs that most people have never climbed on, and we want to change that! I particularly love the Foltz Stones and the Rivulettes. These two lines along with the other great shapes is why we picked up the brand.”

Escape Climbing will be manufacturing :Duck Climbing Holds at their facility in Minnesota as part of the acquisition. The complete :Duck line can be viewed on their website,

About :Duck Holds

:Duck was created by Tony Reynaldo, a hold shaper and design professor with more than 24 years of experience in the climbing industry. Tony’s vision for :Duck was to combine functionality and playfulness to elevate the climbing experience. The brand emerged from his desire to create unique shapes for his gym while unleashing his creative freedom, resulting in some exceptional hold designs.

About Escape Climbing

Escape Climbing is a family-owned climbing company located in Minneapolis, committed to supporting the climbing community by offering high-quality gear for climbers and routesetters. They provide everything from climbing holds and hardware to wall supplies and training equipment, as well as climber essentials like hand salve and chalk. Escape is dedicated to bringing the best climbing gear to gym owners, setters, and climbers alike. To find out more about their products and services, visit

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