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HOW TO LEAD SPORT CLIMBS

Become a confident lead climber. This course will teach you how to master leading bolted routes.
HOW TO LEAD SPORT CLIMBS:
Ready to take the lead in sport climbing? Our complete how to lead sport climb course has got you covered. We'll show you all the tricks and safety tips for tackling bolted routes like a pro. From clipping quickdraws to handling pesky rope drag, we'll walk you through it step by step. Gain the confidence to push your limits in a group setting. 
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

Learn a few skills and tactics to increase your safety and boost your route totals each day. 

  • Understanding bolts

  • Methods to increase safety using closed systems

  • Maximize the use of stick clip

  • Simple aid climbing

  • Using niche tools like stiffy draws

  • Quicker transitions from lead to top rope

  • How to clean and lower the most efficient way

PRE-REQUISITES:
  • 12 months of climbing experience
  • Lead certified at your local gym (or equivalent)
  • Lead belay certified
  • Able to top rope 5.9 indoors without falls or hangs

OPEN ENROLLMENT GROUP COURSES

This course must reach a minimum enrollment of 2 students 14 days in advance in order to run. If we do not reach the minimum students, we will cancel the course and provide a full refund.

 

Learning new skills is better with friends. Please let them know about this course. Or if you would like to book a private instructional day click here.

WHAT IS INCLUDED?
  • AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructor at a 1:4 ratio

  • All the necessary climbing equipment to conduct the course. You are welcome to bring any equipment you own to practice with during the course.

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
  • Transportation. You will follow in your own vehicle to the climbing area and depart from that location when your trip is complete.

  • Gratuities. Your AMGA Certified Guide is a trained service provider who takes pride in offering you the best service possible. Tips are a way to show your appreciation for their professionalism. We recommend 10-20% of your trip price as a starting point.

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