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Climbing Wall Courses


  • Join the climbing club and obtain your climbing licence, SAVE €6.50. As a climbing club member you can join in all the climbing club sessions, which are free.
  • Students can climb at other times, please show your licence and book at reception, charge is €1.60


  • Book in for the competency test at the Sports Centre reception desk, charge €6.50.
  • This test will examine you on how to put on a harness, tie a figure of 8, belay someone up and down the wall and to climb safely.
  • The class will take approximately 1 hour and once you have passed the test you will be given your climbing licence card.
  • This card will allow you to make bookings on the wall during open climb times. €1.60 Charge. See the noticeboard for available times.
  • Lastly have fun and enjoy taking up this new and challenging sport!

Price ListClimbing Wall


- Climbing wall use €1.60 per hour

- Climbing wall licence €6.50

Non members

Climbing wall use €8 per hour (Reduced from €10.50) for an Adult & €5.50 for a child.

Climbing wall licence €17


Course dates for 2014

Course 1
Monday 13th + 20th Jan 6-9pm

Course 2
Wednesday 15th + 22nd Jan 6-9pm

Course 3
Monday 27th Jan + 3rd Feb 6-9pm

Course 4
Wednesday 29th Jan + 5th Feb 6-9pm

Course 5
Monday 10th + 17th Feb 6-9pm

Course 6
Wednesday 12th + 19th Feb 6-9pm

Course 7
Monday 24th Feb + 3rd March 6-9pm

Course 8
Wednesday 26th Feb + 5th March 6-9pm

Course 9
Monday 24th March + 31st March 6-9pm

Course 10
Wednesday 26th March + 2nd April 6-9pm

Course 11
Monday 7th + 14th April 6-9pm

Course 12
Wednesday 9th + 16th April 6-9pm

Course 13
Wednesday 23rd + 30th April 6-9pm


Courses: Are 2 weeks in length, 3hrs per session. Over the
course participants will learn all aspects of wall climbing
which includes information about climbing safety, learning
the various knots and correct procedures to belay, at
the end of the course a climbing licence will be issued
which will enable the climber to use the wall, subject to
availability at any time. The licence must be produced to
book onto the wall. Payment is requested at the time of
booking to guarantee your place. Participants must attend
all sessions.


Non Members: €75

Members: €55


Open Climb 

Any climber with a valid TCD climbing licence may use the climbing wall, subject to availability.  A Trinity College Climbing licence must be produced to book on the wall.  The Sports Centre operates a “No Licence- No Climb” policy.
Cost:   Member: €1.60 per session                Non-Member: €8 per session

Last updated 13 January 2014