Indoor Climbing is one of the fastest growing activities in Ireland and worldwide with climbing now part of the Olympics. Indoor Climbing quickly captures the imagination of the first time climber as it wonderfully combines a physical activity with problem solving and a deep psychological aspect. It is also highly addictive.
Dublin City has several world class indoor climbing venues that cover all aspects of climbing in a fun and friendly environment. It is also an ideal venue for socialising or a place to find a new, vibrant and welcoming community.
Indoor Lead Climbing Beginners Course is designed to introduce the bottom rope climber and boulder to the joys and challenges of lead climbing. The course takes place in Awesome Walls Dublin and covers lead belaying skills, belay device choice, clipping, technical understanding, rope choice, resting on a route, feeling comfortable falling and holding a fall, how to progress on slabs, vertical and overhanging routes
This course runs for four to six hours depending the participant goals and experience level.
Price: €120 – €180 per day
Location: Awesome Walls Dublin but will travel to other venues for groups
Maximum of four people
Indoor Lead Climbing Progression is designed to meet the indoor lead climber at their current climbing performance and identify achievable goals . This course is applicable to those leading from 5b to 7a. The course covers advanced belaying techniques, climbing partnership roles and their importance, movement, clipping techniques, fear of falling, resting techniques and identifying areas of improvement.
This course runs for four to six hours due to the bespoke nature of the course and the depth of material covered.
Price: €140 – €200 per day
Location: Awesome Walls Dublin or will travel for other venues for group bookings
Maximum of two people
Advanced belaying Workshops for groups and clubs is a four hour session, coaching belayers in the finer aspects of belaying. This intensive course covers all safety aspects, what constitutes good belaying, how to feel confident while belaying and the psychological good practices of a safe belayer.
Depending on the skill and knowledge of the participants the workshop will cover bottom rope and lead belaying where appropriate.
Location: Awesome Walls Dublin but will travel to other venues
Maximum of six people per group