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Climbing Courses

Courses are 2 days in duration, consisting of 2hrs per day. Participants will learn all aspects of wall climbing to include 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 (only if you have passed all requirements) that will permit the climber to use the wall any time subject to availability. The licence must be produced to book onto the wall.

Course Name Dates Time Cost
Indoor Climbing Course 6

Monday 27th February

Wednesday 1st March

18.00 - 20.00

Member €45

Non-Member €60

Indoor Climbing Course 7

Monday 6th March

Wednesday 8th March

18.00 - 20.00

Member €45

Non-Member €60

Indoor Climbing Course 8

Monday 13th March

Wednesday 15th March

18.00 - 20.00

Member €45

Non-Member €60

Indoor Climbing Course 9

Monday 20th March

Wednesday 22nd March

18.00 - 20.00

Member €45

Non-Member €60

Indoor Climbing Course 10

Monday 27th March

Wednesday 29th March

18.00 - 20.00

Member €45

Non-Member €60

  • Social Climb
  • Rock Climbing Fitness Course

    Build a body that’s ready for peak performance with this 4-week Rock-Climbing Fitness Class. The class is structured with high energy music so you will experience the excitement of climbing the 11 metre high wall in between bootcamp exercises tailored to boost your climbing capacity! In just four weeks, you’ll build core strength, strengthen specific muscles needed for the sport and improve your climbing techniques.

    Morning Courses Monday & Wednesday

    Course Day Date Time Cost Location Duration
    1 Monday & Wednesday 23rd January – 15th February 2017 07.30 – 08.30

    Member €45

    Non-Member €64

    Climbing Wall 4 weeks
    2 Monday & Wednesday 27th February – 22nd March 2017 07.30 – 08.30

    Member €45

    Non-Member €64

    Climbing Wall 4 weeks

    Evening Courses Monday & Wednesday

    Course Day Date Time Cost Location Duration
    1 Monday & Wednesday 23rd January – 15th February 2017r 17.00 – 18.00

    Member €45

    Non-Member €64

    Climbing Wall 4 weeks
    2 Monday & Wednesday 27th February – 22nd March 2017 17.00 – 18.00

    Member €45

    Non-Member €64

    Climbing Wall 4 weeks

    Taster Sessions

    New to climbing? Want to learn to rock climb? Then these are essential to use the climbing wall. Our climbing coaches will introduce you to how the climbing wall is laid out and also to some basic climbing techniques that will enable you to get the most out of your time and use the wall safely. The session will last roughly 1 hour.

    Adult Taster Session Member €15 Non-Member €20
    Junior Taster Session Member €12 Non-Member €16

    Youth & School Groups

    A wide variety of climbing sessions can be arranged for groups small or large. These vary from one off 'taster' sessions to regular coaching sessions with our experienced climbing instructors. Prices vary depending on group sizes. Get in touch for more information and ideas.

    Adult Group Climbing Sessions

    These sessions can be tailored to the requirements of your group whether it's a family group climbing together, a work outings or team building event - you name it we can provide it. Get in touch for more information and ideas.

    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.

    Member €1.60/session Non-Member €8/session

    Climbing Licence

    Those who have at least one year experience of climbing are not required to complete the “Learn to Climb” Course. Climbers will be required to do a short test to prove competency on the wall with one of our Instructors. On successful completion of this test, a climbing licence will be issued that will enable the climber to use the wall, subject to availability. The licence must be produced to book onto the wall. Payment is requested at the time of booking to guarantee your place. Climbing Licence testing is held on a Wednesday at 8pm however booking in advance is required.

    Wednesday 20.00 Member €6.50 Non-Member €8

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