There are 22 brands that sell UIAA/CE certified ascenders. There are more ascender manufactures who we don’t list that may have different not-directly-certified-for-climbing-purposes ascenders. Some brands may make ascenders that would pass the UIAA/CE tests but we have no evidence that they would pass, since they’re not officially certified, so we don’t list them either.

All the brands that make certified CE / UIAA ascenders

listed alphabetically

  1. Alpidex
    Alpidex logo
  2. Beal
    Beal ascenders
  3. Black Diamond
    Black Diamond ascenders
  4. CAMP
    Camp ascenders
  5. Climb Tech
    Climb Tech ascenders
  6. Climbing Technology
    Climbing Technology ascenders
  7. Cypher
    Cypher ascenders
  8. Edelrid
    Edelrid Logo
  9. Edelweiss
    Edelweiss Logo
  10. Fixe
    Fixe Climbing Logo Black
  11. GrandWall
    Grandwall Equipment Logo
  12. Grivel
    Grivel Logo V2 Black
  13. KONG
    Kong Logo
  14. LACD
    Lacd Lost Arrow Climbing Division Logo
  15. Metolius
    Metolius Logo
  16. Petzl
    Petzl Logo
  17. Singing Rock
    Singing Rock Logo
  18. Skylotec
  19. Tendon
    Tendon Logo
  20. Trango
    Trango Logo
  21. Wild Country
    Wildcountry Logo
  22. Yates
    Yates Logo

No UIAA/CE Certification Ascender Brands

*We do not include these ascender brands on because these brands do not certify their ascenders via CE/UIAA. Ascenders in this area may or may not have other non-directly-climbing-related certifications.

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