This Leading Edge course is perfect for the indoor wall climber who wants to get outside! The focus here is as much time on the rock as we can and on transferring your existing skills to the outdoor arena.
Be able to put on a harness correctly.
Tie a rethreaded figure of eight knot.
Belay a top roped climber from below.
Inside Out will help you learn how to read a route that doesn't have big red and yellow holds. With Leading Edge you will visit both sport and traditional crags during the course and also different rock types so you gain a good idea of the skills required to climb confidently and safely outside.
You will come away from this rock climbing course feeling confident and more sure of your skills. You will also have a good idea of what is required to operate safely and independently at the crag. Leading Edge courses are always focused on you, they are individualised and progressive, allowing you to progress in a logical, achievable and enjoyable manner.
What does the Inside-out Course Cover?
Guide book and grade interpretation.
Selecting appropriate climbing equipment for a venue.
Movement skills and coaching
Belaying from above and below
Introduction to placing traditional protection
Introduction to constructing top rope rope systems
Abseiling with a prussik
Basic and practical problem solving