Rock Climbing

Official Association of Mountaineering Instructors Mentoring for the MIA

Official Association of Mountaineering Instructors Mentoring for the MIA

As a result of a recent plunge in pass rate in the Mountain Instructor Award, the Association of Mountaineering Instructors are trialling a new mentorship programme. It’s idea is to help reduce the failure rate from over 60% in the current assessment process. As such […]

New Routes on Slate

New Routes on Slate

So as well as getting around climbing some great routes around North Wales, I have also had a eye out for new routes as I have been putting the slate guide together. I had always thought the Peppermint Tower deserved a route that didn’t make […]

Rock Climbing Instructor Assessment

Rock Climbing Instructor Assessment

The Rock Climbing Instructor – Assessment Course is ideal for anyone who wants to manage groups at single pitch crags and indoor climbing walls. It is an industry standard qualification and one that has started the career of many mountaineering instructors and guides. The course […]

Rock Climbing Instructor -Training

Rock Climbing Instructor -Training

The Rock Climbing Instructor Award is ideal for anyone who wants to manage groups at single pitch crags and indoor climbing walls. It is an industry standard qualification and one that has started the career of many mountaineering instructors and guides. The course will follow […]

Fast Track Instructor Scheme

Fast Track Instructor Scheme

This Fast Track Instructor Scheme in Rock Climbing and Mountain leadership runs over 30 weeks of the year and has an average of 4 days contact time a week with one of our instructors or teaching team. Over those 120 days, we will develop you […]

Chulilla Sports Climbing Holiday

Chulilla Sports Climbing Holiday

Having climbed here last year we feel that for certain clients then Chulilla will be a fantastic opportunity for them to have a Sports Climbing Holiday aimed at getting them to redpoint their first 7th grade routes. With this in mind, we really do recommend […]

Lotus Flower Tower Expeditions

Lotus Flower Tower Expeditions

Many years ago I was lucky enough to travel to a remote part of Canada and climb a route called the Lotus Flower Tower. Set in the impressive Cirque of the Unclimbables the Lotus Flower Tower is one of the most amazing free climbs in […]

14 Week Periodised Rock Climbing Training Program

14 Week Periodised Rock Climbing Training Program

Designing a long-term plan, like a 14-week Periodised Rock Climbing Training Program can be hard work but if you do it properly then the rewards will be worth it. Especially if we write it for you.

GOST Goal Setting for climbing

GOST Goal Setting for climbing

GOST Goal setting is an effective way to set SMART goals as well as setting a pathway to achieving them.

Technical, Tactical, Physical, Psychological

Technical, Tactical, Physical, Psychological

The TTPP or Technical, Tactical, Physical and Psychological aspects of rock climbing are the four aspects that coaches look at when they are coaching people to climb harder.



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