Intermediate climbing course

Level
Intermediate
Requisites
Initiation course
Price
60€
Group
4 - 8 pers.
Duration
6 h

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This course target climbers who have little experience and want to learn how to lead climb sport single pitch routes safely and autonomous. You will do your first fluid movements in the rock, acquiring the theoretical and practical concepts of climbing in the most efficient and safe way.

This course teaches the basics that will allow the participants to practice lead climb (progression techniques and belay), clean a sport route and be autonomous at all times.

DURATION

The course has a total duration of 12 hours divided in two days of training (6 hours per day). The training will be organized between theoretical and practical lessons.

OBJECTIVES

After the course the participants will be able to:

  • Practice sport climbing in an autonomous way at all times.
  • Know and identify the all kind of climbing holds and their characteristics.
  • Know and identify all gear necessary for sport climbing.
  • Correctly choose and use all gear and security techniques of sport climbing.
  • Progress correctly through a climbing route whether it is with resin grips or natural grips.
  • Identify the specific dangers of sport climbing.

CONTENT

  1. Types of climbing holds
  2. Advanced sport climbing gear
  3. Advanced progression techniques
  4. On sight climbing
  5. Tactic
  6. Belay in lead climb
  7. Cleaning sport anchors
  8. Falls and withdraw
  9. Security
  10. Specific dangers

EQUIPMENT

1. Required Equipment

  • Personal gear (climbing shoes, harness and helmet)
  • Mountain footwear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Warm clothes in case of cold or wind
  • One lunch during climbing (for example a sandwich, fruits and nuts)
  • Minimum of one liter of water

2. Optional Equipment

  • Sun-glasses / Sun-cream (highly recommended in summer)
  • Raincoats (depending on weather forecast)

COST

PRICE PER PERSON: 60€

INCLUDED:

  • Qualified climbing guide
  • Group climbing gear
  • First AID Kit
  • Accident insurance
  • Liability insurance

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Transport to the climbing area
  • Everything not listed in the included items

ADD-ONs:
(Optional services with additional charge to the final price. See prices table)

  • Personal gear (climbing shoes, harness and helmet)
  • Photo shoot

BOOKING DATES

The dates shown below are only for courses in Spanish. We offer courses in English only on demand and according to the availability of our guides. Please contact us to ask for a date of this course in English.

20th October 2018 (Spanish)
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24th November 2018 (Spanish)
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12th January 2019 (Spanish)
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