Canoes, Kayaks and Sit on Tops

Large range of watersports equipment and clothing for whitewater and sea kayaking, open canoeing, sit-on-top and kayak fishing.

Industrial Access and Rescue

A range of products for working at height, high ropes courses, police, military, fire, mountain and swift water rescue.

Outdoor Clothing and Equipment

Huge range of specially selected walking, climbing, caving and trail running products from the best brands

croeso! Welcome to Up and Under outdoor gear!

We are the specialist independent outdoor retailer based in Cardiff, renowned for quality of service, fittings and product range and open 7 days a week.

We provide a one stop shop for all your outdoor clothing and equipment needs for; walking, climbing, caving, fell and trail running, expeditions, white-water, sit on top and sea kayaking, open boating, high ropes, rescue and industrial access.

Outdoor Equipment and Outdoor Clothing Special Offers Galore!

As an independent retailer we select the best products available and build this website ourselves giving the best advice possible. All of us are knowledgeable, experienced and passionate about the outdoors.

Visit us at Up and Under, 490 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, CF5 1BL and why not take the Virtual Tour before.




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Outdoor Sacks-and-Bags Day-Sacks Climbing Alpha FL 45

Arc'teryx Alpha FL 45

Arcteryx Fast and Light climbing and alpine pack that is durable and water-resistant. Beautiful in form and in function and a lightweight dr...

RRP £150.00 Price: £135.76
Outdoor Camping Lighting Actik

Petzl Actik

Offers 300 lumens and multiple light modes, the powerful Petzl Actik headlamp is ideal for Outdoor activities such as mountaineering, runnin...

RRP £40.00 Price: £35.12
Outdoor Running Running-Socks Toe-Socks Trail Midweight Mini-Crew

Injinji Trail Midweight Mini-Crew

Perfect for fell running. Seriously durable and breathable and also super comfortable for those putting in the ultra- miles

RRP £15.99 Price: £13.92
Watersports Clothing Spraydecks White-Water Orbit Deck

Palm Orbit Deck

The Palm Orbit is a high spec neoprene spray deck that is ideal for extreme white water kayaking. Featuring a 3 dimensional cut and a large ...

RRP £129.95 Price: £112.87
Watersports Clothing Canoe-Cags Sea-and-Touring Marathon Racer Jacket

Peak UK Marathon Racer Jacket

The Peak UK Marathon Racer Jacket is a light weight canoe cag. This kayak racing cag has lots of freedom of movement and a simple design off...

RRP £105.00 Price: £90.89
Watersports Competition Paddles-and-Accessories Racing-Paddles Glide Elite Leverlock

Streamlyte Glide Elite Leverlock

The Streamlyte Glide Elite is a wing paddle that is ideal for kayak racing. Some paddlers also choose to use a wing paddle for sea kayaking....

RRP £306.50 Price: £288.42
Professional Adventure-Parks Helmets Mercury Group

Beal Mercury Group

The Beal Mercury Group is a single sized outdoor activity helmet, it is ideal for use on a High Ropes Course, a Climbing Wall or even an out...

RRP £41.00 Price: £36.41
Professional Outdoor-Education Climbing Harnesses Joker

Edelrid Joker

The Edelrid Joker is a centre style climbing harness; it is available in two different sizes. The Joker Vario for the adults and the junior ...

RRP £50.00 Price: £44.74
Professional Outdoor-Education Canoeing Airbags-and-Blocks Wedge Blocks

Endless River Wedge Blocks

The Endless River Wedge blocks, a great alternative to the conventional canoe airbags. These canoe floatation blocks are made from a single ...

RRP £112.00 Price: £105.14

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Run, Walk, Crawl South Wales 100 course recce

#Teamupandunder Member Mark Aston took part in the latest recce for the South Wales 100, the first quarter of the course that leaves from Cardiff. He gives us a runners view, and what you'll expect if you've entered into this fantastic race, which will also give you UTMB points.
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January Staff Newsletter

January saw us starting to get into the swing of things again. A little snow saw many of the team in the Beacons, as well as further afield with trips to the Peak District, Cheddar Gorge and Pembrokeshire all squeezed in. New Years day allowed few of us to get out (even if the weather wasn't great in South Wales) but a number were in still Snowdonia and elsewhere where it was a little nicer.
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Softshell - What's its use in your outdoor wardrobe?

Time for some outdoor fun with our Women's Softshell sale! Heather explains why we use softshells, and why one should be part of your outdoor wardrobe.
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