The Getting Into It is your introduction to the exciting sport of indoor climbing This 3-hour program is for new climbers ages 14 and up. It presents all the information necessary to get you started in the sport of indoor rock climbing! The course introduces new climbers to the facility and teaches the basics of the Top Rope systems including belaying (controlling the rope at the bottom for the climber), the figure eight follow through knot (used to secure the climber while they climb) and all the appropriate safety checks.
Cost: $65 + GST. Included with this course: a complimentary belay check and a Free Week Pass for unlimited climbing with rentals for a whole week!
Times: The Getting Into It must be pre-booked and runs every Tuesday (7-10pm), Thursday (7-10pm) and Saturday (10am-1pm or 7-10pm). Can also be booked at other times for larger groups.
Ages: The Getting Into It is available to participants age 14 and up and to participants age 12-13 if their parent is also in the program. All participants must have a waiver signed. For those under 18 years of age, they must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.
Clothing: Participants are suggested to wear comfortable clothing that they can move around in. Layers are also a great idea. Everyone must wear socks in the rental shoes.
Booking & Cancellation: Courses must be booked at least 48 hours prior to the course time. Cancellations within 48 hours of the session are subject to a $25 cancellation fee per person.
BOOKING NOTE for GROUPON Customers: There must be 2 or 4 spaces available in a course (depending on the option you purchased) in order for you to register and you must put a quantity of TWO or FOUR in the cart. Put in the Coupon code (either Groupon2 or Groupon4) from the redemption instructions and type the GROUPON NUMBER from your voucher (either 4 digits followed by 2 letters OR 2 letters followed by 4 grougps of 4 letters and/or numbers) in the NOTES section.
When you submit your order it will take you to a Credit Card input page. Press CANCEL and do NOT put in a credit card number - your booking will be made and you will will be charged the GST when you come in for your course.
GROUPON EXPIRY DATES: As long as your voucher is still valid when booking, you may register for a program date that is past the expiry date of your voucher.
If redeeming a Vertically Inclined Gift Certificate made out for the Getting Into It course, complete the registration and in the Notes section, please type in the Gift Certificate number. When you submit your order it will take you to a Credit Card input page. Press CANCEL and do NOT put in a credit card number - your booking will be made and you will will be charged the GST when you come in for your course.
Note: The Getting Into It is a certification preparation program. Following the course participants are ready to complete a Top Rope Belay Check which will allow them to access all top ropes in the facility without further supervision.