Saturday 26 September, 2020

Climbing at Nowra

Organizer: Fabio Henriques Participants 12

Hello climbers, Join us on a climbing trip down to Nowra. This trip is meant for those who have done rock skills 1 or equivelant and have some extra outdoor climbing experience. You also need to bring your own climbing shoes Its a two hour drive each direction so we will leave quite early. You won't need to lead climb as we will be setting up top-ropes. Let us know [...]

Sunday 27 September, 2020 at 6:45 am - 7:30 pm

Trad climbing exposure – 27 Sept 2020 [FULL]

Organizer: Cedric LE GENTIL Participants 14

Close your eyes and imagine.... Imagine a pristine cliff... Imagine a light breeze bringing Eucalyptus and wilderness scents to your nose... Imagine a feeling of freedom choosing your way... Imagine a sense of accomplishment that comes with the exploration of your own possibilities... Imagine a human adventure that will create bonds and shared memories with your climbing partner... That's what Trad climbing is to me ๐Ÿ™‚ (and itโ€™s worth every [...]

Sunday 25 October, 2020

Trad Skills 1 – Protection – 25 Oct 2020

Organizer: James Millar Participants 8

Climb where there are no bolts and be free. Trad (Traditional) Climbing requires the climber to place their own protection as they climb, enabling access to the inaccessible. This requires improved technical and rope handling skills from the climber, and an understanding of an expanded range of equipment. This skills course is the first in a two part series, the first covering the gear used for Trad Climbing, and how [...]

Saturday 07 November, 2020

Trad Skills 2 – Anchors – 7 Nov 2020

Organizer: James Millar Participants 8

Build an anchor wherever you are, and give yourself the skills to start ticking the 2000+ trad routes in the Blue Mountains. Trad Climbing requires the climber to build safe anchors using removable and natural protection. Trad anchors are technically more challenging than sports anchors and require a greater degree of problem solving. This skills course is the second in a two part series and together provides the minimum skills [...]