Rock - Learn To Lead Trad - 3 Day Course
- Duration : 3 Days (approx.)
- Location: Katoomba, NSW
- Product code : L2LTrad
This trip runs with a minimum of 2 participants- We suggest booking in with a friend to ensure you get to attend on your preferred date!
If you don't receive an automatic confirmation, you are likely the first booking for this activity- Please call us on 0247 822 014!
Prior to booking this course, we recommend calling our office (02) 4782 2014 to ensure that this course is appropriate for you.
Climbing at the “sharp end” is the ultimate vertical experience!
As a budding climber the time will arrive when you feel you are ready to cast off the top ropes and learn to become a lead climber. The decisions you now make could be the most important ones of your whole climbing career! The ASM Traditional Lead Climbing Course is an excellent introduction to the specialised art of lead climbing. This course will get you well on your way to becoming an all-round, self-sufficient climber.
Our three-day lead-climbing course will teach the aspiring lead climber the skills required for safe, efficient lead climbing.
The subjects covered on this course include:
- Detailed selection and use of equipment
- Racking systems
- Protection systems
- Advanced rope management
- Runner placement
- Route selection and assessment
- Mental and physical preparation for effective lead climbing.
Course participants will learn while they climb and they can look forward to leading a number of selected classic climbs under the close supervision of their instructors.
Intending participants should have previous Rock Climbing and Abseiling experience and be able to second/top rope to at least grade 16.
All technical equipment is supplied as well as highly trained instructors to ensure your adventure is safe, fun and exhilarating.
We’ll also picnic amid the beautiful bush, with a tasty lunch supplied- Please be sure to inform us on your booking form if you have any special dietary requirements!