Private Rock Climbing Coaching

Private Rock Climbing Coaching
If you want to improve your climbing at any level then our personal coaching days will suit you. Whether it is a single day or a week. We are bound to be able to help you break new ground in terms of difficulty and commitment.  
 
 

Sometimes our courses are not exactly what you want or when you want them. As such we offer private rock climbing coaching and instruction that are tailored to what you want at a time that is convenient for you. These courses can include any of the aspects that our main courses run and will be designed specifically with you in mind.

We specialise in this type of course and find that it allows us to focus on what you need to progress in your climbing. Whilst we do run these courses 1 to 1 they are much better to do with your regular climbing partner.

The general format of the courses is some pre-course questioning to your needs and current climbing level. We use this information to select a venue that will best suit your needs. We then get you to climb a route within your ability and based on what we observe start our coaching from there.

We feel this student-centred method of coaching where we use observation prior to offering advice a very effective way to help deliver a solution just the specific issues we see. Nearly all subsequent application of the lessons and interventions we teach will generally be done with you on lead. Making the course feel really relevent to your rock climbing.

The types of coaching topic we cover on this course are:

  • Foot work
  • Body Positon
  • Balance
  • Tactics
  • Mental Skills
  • Route Choice
  • Reading Routes

These courses do not neccessary look at training, however we do offer advice on tailoring you training to your specific needs at the end of the course. As well as giving you a few things to focus on in the immediate future. We have found that 95% of the people 95% of the time improve their grade during a two day coaching courses through the application of technique and tactics.

 
 
 
 
Prior Experience: Some lead climbing experience.
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: £250
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    Photos from Previous Courses

    James Mchaffie making the second and on-sight ascent of Box of Blood, E7 6c, on the Stigmata Buttress of Craig Dorys. A very loose and demading first half of the climb leads to a crux boulder problem on the slight more solid upper wall!

    James Mchaffie making the second and on-sight ascent of Box of Blood, E7 6c, on the Stigmata Buttress of Craig Dorys. A very loose and demading first half of the climb leads to a crux boulder problem on the slight more solid upper wall!

    The final dramatic moves on Fanfare, one of the steepest HVSs in the UK.

    The final dramatic moves on Fanfare, one of the steepest HVSs in the UK.

    A climber finding a rest to palce gear on Grim Wall, A classic VS at tremadog.

    A climber finding a rest to palce gear on Grim Wall, A classic VS at tremadog.

    A rock climber placing a cam in a perfect granite crack in Frey, Argentina

    A rock climber placing a cam in a perfect granite crack in Frey, Argentina

    Emma leading up Colonels arete, The Dewerstone, Dartmoor, Devon.

    Emma leading up Colonels arete, The Dewerstone, Dartmoor, Devon.

    Llion Morris climbing the classic Rap, VS, on Castell Helen, sister route to Pel, both of which rouchly follw the abseil lin

    Llion Morris climbing the classic Rap, VS, on Castell Helen, sister route to Pel, both of which rouchly follw the abseil lin

    Topping out at Aritxulegi having linked 6-8 pitches of climbing up a series of crags spread across the hillside.

    Topping out at Aritxulegi having linked 6-8 pitches of climbing up a series of crags spread across the hillside.

    A Pleasant Surprise on Holyhead Mountain, a great HS.

    A Pleasant Surprise on Holyhead Mountain, a great HS.