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The RY Outfitters Podcast EP: #159 Weighmyrack.com – Quitting Corporate To Building The Largest Database Of Climbing Gear. Founders Alison & Andreas Sharing Their Story.

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Weigh My Rack

Looking for new gear giving you FOMO and Anxiety?

Get rid of the hassle of comparing gear and let the options come to you!

To find out more behind how Weigh My Rack got it’s start and what’s in store for the future, Josh interviews Weigh My Rack co founders, Alison Dennis and Andreas Unterschuetz

More about the episode

This podcast episode was originally recorded on Oct 4, 2016. Since Weigh My Rack is a part of our current climbing gear giveaway we wanted to bring this episode back from the archives. We’ve cleaned up the audio a bit and hope that you enjoy the episode with co-founders Allison Dennis & Andreas Unterschuetz talking about how and why they started Weigh My Rack.

Josh sits down with Alison Dennis and Andreas Unterschuetz to talk about their website Weigh My Rack. Weigh My Rack is website where you can compare climbing gear to help climbers find the exact gear that they are looking for by providing specs, reviews, and the history and evolution of various brands. By laying out all the options that are on the market, Weigh My Rack helps its users find gear based off specific needs and preferences with just a few clicks. After Alison and Andreas got fed up with their corporate jobs they decided to hit the road and fully committed to building this invaluable tool to help climbers find the gear they’re looking for. Now they travel and adventure while building their business and helping to remove the stress of gear hunting

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