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+27 11 656 6544
email:
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Courses

Who are you?
You've heard about climbing, seen it or even tried it and want to give it a bash. Or perhaps you've been on real rock but now would like to consolidate what you've seen and learnt and be able to lead sport routes. Climbing is a great way to tone those muscles and it's much more fun than sweating in a gym or pumping weighs, giving you a whole body work-out.

This is what we offer
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Beginners Climbing Course
This course provides you with all the basics you need to know to start climbing.
Harness, Knots, - different types and their uses.
Dynamics of climbing.
Belaying a leader, belay devices.
Abseiling.
Following safely, cleaning a route.
Equipment – understanding, and helping you choose.
Courses are given either in Johannesburg using Stubens Valley and Northcliff as training venues, or, Waterfall Boven, Everest or Swinburne near Harrismith or the Chosspile near Hartebeestpoort Dam.
Cost:
R600 (minimum 3 people)
either 2 half day course, or one full day.
Includes: Course Material, equipment usages.
Excludes: Meals, Accomodation.

Intermediate Sport Climbing Course
What we Offer
We offer a 2 day sport climbing course where we show you all the things you need to know to become a safe sport climber. The course is intense; there is a manual with all the relevant material which we expect you to have familiarised yourself with before the course, we show you videos at night to help with some concepts and good climbing styles, plus there is loads of hands-on work, culminating with your first leads.
Revision of important beginner level course material.
Belaying a leader, lead falls.
Escaping the system – what to do in emergencies.
Following safely, cleaning a route and threading the anchors.
Leading on bolts, in the gym and on rock.
Equipment – understanding, and helping you choose.
Courses are given either in Johannesburg using Stubens Valley and Northcliff as training venues, or, Waterfall Boven, Everest or Swinburne near Harrismith or the Chosspile near Hartebeestpoort Dam.
Cost
2 day course R1 000. minimum 3 people, maximum 6 people.
Includes: Course material, personal tuition, use of equipment.
Excludes: Meals, Accomodation.
Performance Climbing Course

Coaching
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