2018 Rock Program Outline

Here are some of the topics we will cover in the program.

Knots Night

Introduction to the course

Knots introduction and practice

 

Belay weekend, Day 1

Learn to build an anchor

Learn and practice belaying

Learn to coil a rope

 

Belay weekend, Day 2

Practice building anchors

Learn the process of following a trad pitch

 

Rappel Weekend

Learn various rappelling techniques

Learn to coil and throw a rope

 

Ascend Weekend

Learn to ascend a rope

Practice catching a leader fall

 

Graduation Weekend

Learn to clean a fixed anchor

Learn to rappel a multipitch climb

Learn to belay with double ropes

Review/demonstrate all skills learned in course

 

Throughout the course

Complete the required toproped climbs

Follow a leader on a trad climb