Here's where to start if you've never tried rock climbing before or have limited experience. In this four-day course you'll get familiar with using the equipment, belaying, top-rope climbing and move on to leading. As the number of participants is small the instructor can focus on each student and give them personal instructions on how to apply their skills on the cliff. By the end of the course you'll have all the confidence to enjoy leading a climb with safety.
If you have some degree of experience, already climbed on top-rope or have been climbing indoors, this program is for you. After reviewing the fundamentals of rock climbing we will focus on giving you the skills and knowledge you'll need to lead a climb and belay another climber who is leading. You'll be given personalized coaching of using climbing techniques so that you'll push your level and progress to the limit of your ability and become a competent lead climber.
You want to offer your family an unforgettable experience or just try something new that will give you a thrilling experience and will bond you as a family? This program is made for you! It will be customized to meet the needs of your family. We will give you the chance to combine your vacation with action. We?ll take care of your safety and all you need to do is enjoy.
It is known that 9 out of 10 climbers? aim is to climb harder routes. But just climbing outdoors itself is sometimes not enough. If you are stuck in a grade or maybe just want to see faster results in shorter time, you are right here. This course is what we specialize in.
Who can be better in training a climber than someone who has achieved climbing the grade 8c+ (5.14c) by efficient training himself? Our trainer Loukas has a rich background of victories in climbing competitions and his knowledge in training techniques is based not only on theory but also on private experience. An experience that allows him to distinguish each climbers weaknesses and tell them where they need to focus to improve.
Intermediates Leading Course
This program is specially made for indoor climbers who are looking for the perfect opportunity to climb outdoors. For people familiar to the fundamentals of sport climbing that may climb on top rope, but do not have the experience and confidence to lead a climb. The focus of this seminar is to make a smooth transition from top rope climbing to lead climbing. And Kalymnos is the ideal place for this course as it is known for the safety of its routes.
This is a 5 day course
You will be taught the basic knots, choosing the right equipment, belaying someone who is leading, and catching a lead fall, having safe falls yourself, gear placement, rappelling and generally speaking you will learn the lead climbing skills you need to climb safely.
As leading a climb is much more than just climbing first, you will be taught how to choose a suitable route, recognize risks and avoid them, overcome them if necessary.
The knowledge you will gain will give you the confidence to become responsible and competent in leading new and exciting climbs not depending on others to put up a rope for you.
- All climbing equipment at no extra charge (rope, quickdraws, helmet, harness, climbing shoes)
- Transportation (if you don?t have means)
- All our customers are welcome to use the indoor climbing gym for free
We don't provide:
Water, snacks, accommodation.
Lessons for the six day course will be held:
From 9.00 a.m. until 1.00 p.m.
One rest day in between.
Instructor to climbers ratio:
* Dates are flexible.