How to start

Frequently asked questions


HOW TO START CLIMBING?

The best is to try it first with no obligation or commitment. The best for the first time is  to try our  'supervised climbing' sessions or 'private tuition' and see if you would like it.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

- a comfortable, non-restrictive sport clothing. No skirts or  dresses are allowed. You can bring comfortable shoes, yet we recommend for the first session shoes with as rigid soles as possible. No open toes or heels are suitable on climbing wall.

You can hire climbing shoes for an extra £3.00

- Take off all jewellery and tide up long hair. 

WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE?
The minimum age for supervised session is 7 yeas old.
On unsupervised session there is no minimum age (parent must complete the competency test before) Please ask our team member for details.
WHAT CLIMBING LEVEL IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN CLIMBING COURSES?

- We provide all levels of courses, from absolute beginners to advanced climbers

 

DO I HAVE TO BUY ALL CLIMBING GEAR TO START CLIMBING?

- No, we provide all essential equipment for our courses. We can also hire it for unsupervised climbers.

 

WHAT FITNESS LEVEL SHOULD I BE, I DON'T HAVE UPPER BODY STRENGTH, SHALL I GO TO THE GYM AND IMPROVE IT FIRST?

-No, you don't need anything more than average fitness level, upper body strength is one of the myths about rock climbing.