Teen Intro and Belay Class (Ages 12-17)

Climbing is a great sport that introduces climbers to the vertical world. It’s physically and mentally engaging and at Boulder Rock Club we are a community that fosters learning in a supportive environment.

If you are in the 12-17 age group and are interested in learning to climb and how to belay, we have the perfect option for you.  Our Teen Intro and Belay class is designed to be fun and to prepare you to understand all the aspects of climbing safety, basic climbing technique and how to belay properly.  Successful completion of the class allows you to climb independently, without the need for adult supervision.

Thursdays

Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Day: 2 day course that meets on consecutive Thursdays
Meeting Location: Boulder Rock Club
Fee: $120

Bonus! The Teen Intro and Belay Class comes with a 1 month BRC membership including free rental equipment!

The Teen Intro and Belay class is offered once a month.

 


Class Content:

  • Harness- proper wear and safety checks
  • Use of Auto Belay
  • Figure 8 tie-in and safety checks
  • Climbing Commands
  • Top Rope Belay technique using the ATC friction device and Gri Gri.
  • Bouldering Safety
  • Gym rules, safety and etiquette
  • Climbing Technique

Additional information:

  • All BRC members receive an additional 20% off the course price.
  • All courses are subject to our cancellation policy.
  • Click here for a map to the Boulder Rock Club

BRC Reservation/Cancellation Policy
-A 50% deposit is required to reserve a class or event
-Cancellations made more than 30 days before a class or event are eligible for reschedule or refund with no penalty
-Cancellations made within 30 to 10 days before a class or event with forfeit 50% of the deposit
-Reschedule options within 30 to 10 days are subject to availability, and must be rescheduled within 30 days of the original event
-Cancellations made within 7 days of the class or event and “no shows” are non
-refundable and no reschedule option will be available
-No refunds, make ups or credit issued for missed classes within a series