How much do you climb? I haven't been into it in years, but back when I was, it was tough to beat Five Tens. I'd look into Mad Rock though. Evidently it was started by a couple of guys who left Five Ten to do their own thing. The shoes look good and are very reasonable compared to the competition.
"People say that marijuana smoking is going to get in the way of my career. I say to them that on the contrary, my fighting career is getting in the way of my marijuana smoking." -Nick Diaz