august, 2021

14aug9:00 am5:00 pmMountain Training Rock Skills Introduction Course9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mountain Training Rock Skills

Event Details

Mountain Training Rock Skills Courses provide a progressive introduction to the basic skills and techniques of rock climbing. 

The Rock Skills Introduction Course is your key to getting started as a complete beginner or if have some experience but aren’t confident about using the equipment, finding crags or routes, and how to stay safe.

People climb outdoors for many reasons and a significant motivating factor is the sense of freedom that you gain from exploring crags and new routes. Challenging ourselves physically and mentally adds to the experience and builds our self-confidence and resilience. 

Course Syllabus

 Climbing and Bouldering (low unroped climbing).

 Background and Planning – where to climb.

 Fundamental climbing movement skills.

 Equipment.

 Technical skills-tying in, belaying, spotting and abseils. 

 Environmental knowledge. 

 Hazards and emergency procedures. 

We have Public Group Courses running over 2021. 

Bespoke Courses can be arranged on dates to suit including 1:1 Courses. 

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

Hound Tor

Dartmoor, Devon, TQ13 9XG

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