Introduction to Sport Climbing

Want to get on the sharp end and lead routes, but without the worry of placing trad gear? Then our Introduction to Sport Climbing Course is a fantastic option for you!

 

Sport climbing is a great way to get used to being on the lead end of the rope, and due to the consistency of knowing when the next bolt is coming up, you can really start to push your grade in route climbing! 

Key Course Information:

  • Skills in safe and proficient lead belaying covered

  • Efficient clipping of bolts and quickdraws

  • Appropriate route selection and route finding

  • Safe use of lowering anchor points

  • Efficient climbing movement

  • Route climbing tactics

  • Course is best suited to those with some climbing and belaying experience, and who are able to 'tie in'

These courses are run in the UK (March - September) and Costa Blanca (October - February)

Course duration: 1 day minimum (2 day minimum for Costa Blanca) 

Cost: £150 per person (reductions available for multiple bookings, please contact us for further information)

 

Venues: Lake District, Snowdonia, Peak District, Portland and Costa Blanca (minimum of 2 days course in Costa Blanca) 

If you are unable to make the specified course date, please contact us to enquire about further availability