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Climbing Clinics

Drexel students and members of Drexel's Recreation Center are able to request clinics that cover a variety of skills. To schedule a clinic with our experienced staff, contact climbing@drexel.edu.

Climbing clinic topics include:

Movement 101:

Still can’t stick that one move you need to complete your project? Having trouble figuring out how to grip that one hold? No problem! Come join our Movement 101 clinic and we will give you the tools to maximize your climbing and movement techniques.

Find out what all the new rage is concerning multi-directional anchors. Instructors will discuss the differences between pre-equalized anchors, self-equalized anchors, and how it affects the forces applied to anchor pieces. Share opinions, debate the benefits. Don't be left out in the dark!

Lead climbing 202:

Looking to push yourself to the next level of climbing? Come to our Lead Climbing 202 clinic and learn all about lead climbing in an indoor setting. Lead Climbing 202 classes are taught by an AMGA certified Climbing Wall Instructor with Lead Endorsement. Note: ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE BELAY AND BOULDER CERTIFIED TO ATTEND THIS CLINIC.

Anchor building/cleaning 303:

Learn how to build and clean sport climbing anchors without the fears of dropping the rope and the speed to keep one's climbing partner happy. This clinic will focus on utilizing locking carabiners, slings, cordellete, and quick draws to create and clean top site anchors. Note: ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE LEAD CLIMBING CERTIFIED TO ATTEND THIS CLINIC.

More clinics coming soon!

Contact

For more information, contact climbing@drexel.edu or 215-895-6423.