Sport Climbing Course - Everett - 2024

Climbing Course

Sport Climbing Course

Sport Climbing Course - Everett

This course introduces the fundamental skills necessary to lead climb single pitch routes protected by bolts. A successful applicant will have already mastered top rope belay technique and by able to top-rope at least a gym 5.9 with clean style. Priority enrollment is given to Everett Basic Climbing Course graduates or current students.

The following skills will be covered.

  • Lead belay technique, dynamic belay
  • Lead climb essentials, clipping, rope management
  • Climber / Belayer communication
  • Sport Anchor systems and top-rope rigging
  • Route cleaning
  • Climbing techniques
Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Sport Climbing Course FT1 - Fundamentals
Seattle Program Center
Sat, Aug 10, 2024
Registration opens Jun 29; Instructor registration open now
12 participants
5 instructors
Sport Climbing Course FT2
Exit 38
Sun, Aug 25, 2024
Registration opens Jun 23; Instructor registration open now
12 participants
5 instructors
Sport Climbing Course FT3 - Vantage
Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)
Sat, Sep 7, 2024 -
Sun, Sep 8, 2024
Registration opens Jun 23; Instructor registration open now
12 participants
5 instructors
Roster
Required Equipment

Helmet, harness, rock shoes, quick-draws (6-10), personal anchor (PA), cordellette, 4 - 6 locking carabiners, GriGri or other Assisted Braking belay device, belay gloves, 2 - 4 non-locking carabiners, light assortment of sewn and/or tied runners.   

Do not buy gear you don't own yet in advance of the course. We will cover it in the first lecture.  

Course Materials

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