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Rec Sports
Training for Climbing
Updated 8/4/14

Climbing Group Training Workshop

Section 1:

  • September 9–October 9, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6–7pm

Section 2:

  • October 14–November 13, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6–7pm 

These five week workshops are designed for a climber looking to improve their movement, strength, power, endurance, and mental approach. If you have seen a plateau in your performance, these workshops will help you push your climbing to the next grade. Climbers will train in groups, but will also focus on specific strengths and weaknesses for the individual climber.

  • Cost: $35 per person
  • Maximum number of participants: 6
  • Minimum number of participants: 2

Individual Training

Do you have specific goals in mind to improve your climbing or do you not even know where to begin? We offer individual training from our skilled staff of experienced instructors who will help you improve your technique, balance, movement, strength and more. If interested in signing up for individual training, please contact Samantha Slopsema at sslopsem@purdue.edu. We offer single hour sessions as well as four and eight session packages:

  • 1 session-$25.00
  • 4 sessions-$80.00
  • 8 sessions-$140.00