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Sport Leading Clinic


The Sport Leading Clinic will cover the basic skills in leading a sport route: clipping draws properly, setting an anchor for a follower, cleaning draws, cleaning an anchor and rappelling or lowering off. The course consists of one evening lecture and a full-day field trip. Students will need to purchase a copy of the textbook prior to class, Sport Climbing: From Top Rope to Redpoint, Techniques for Climbing Success by Andrew Bisharat.


Participants must have passed Basic Rock School or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience and need to be comfortable climbing on a minimum of 5.8 terrain. The ability to climb 5.9 routes is preferred.

Equipment Provided:  

Ropes, sport draws, sport anchors.

Student Equipment:  

Harness, helmet, climbing shoes, belay device, locking carabiners, personal anchor.

Course offered: