The Big Climb Weekend - Coming Soonby Jack Geldard - Editor - UKC Apr/2011
This news story has been read 3,312 times
Are you looking for information about accessible alpine rock routes? Would you like to run through some big wall skills before your trip out to Yosemite?
Do you fancy a weekend in North Wales, with like-minded climbers, gaining knowledge from qualified and experienced guides and instructors?
Maybe The Big Climb is for you.
The Big Climb is a weekend of workshops, lectures and events on the 14th and 15th of May 2011 at Plas y Brenin, North Wales.
The price for the weekend is just £160 which includes two nights accommodation and all your food, in addition to the world class coaching and tuition and guest speakers on Friday and Saturday night.
The aim of The Big Climb weekend will be for people to learn from the experts in a series of workshops covering a wide range of different climbing skills: from bouldering to sport climbing; from training to first aid: from racking your gear to tackling your first big wall.
There is also a huge Goody Bag of free gifts for everyone attending, plus evening speakers on Friday and Saturday nights.
More details on each of the workshops on the Plas y Brenin site here.
UKClimbing.com are proud to partner with Plas y Brenin
The annual British Lead and Speed Championships and the final round of the BMC/MCofS Junior Lead Cup and the IFSC... Read more
Ethan Pringle and Dave Graham have made the 5th and 6th ascent of Adam Ondra's Thor's hammer, 9a+, in the Hanshelleren... Read more
Alexander Megos has made the first ascent of Supernova, 9a+/b, at the very steep Planetarium in Frankenjura. The crux comes at... Read more
Starting today with a piece on Alison Hargreaves and her son Tom Ballard, UKC are rolling out a major new article format, using... Read more
We are extremely pleased to welcome Martin Mckenna to the UKC/UKH team. Martin is a keen climber and programmer living in Glasgow... Read more
Halifax-based John Colton (see his UKC Gallery here) has an art exhibition in Courmayeur, Italy (the Italian side of Mont Blanc)... Read more