What do you do when there are no bolts on the wall, and you still want to climb up that beautiful crack? How does a friend actually work? How to do you get that nut to stay put? Are you supposed to climb with one or two ropes, what differences are there? What equipment do you need for traditional climbing? How do you build a equalized and bombproof anchor on your own gear? An introductory course in traditional climbing give you answers to all of these questions and much more. With this course you have the opportunity to discover traditional climbing and familiarize yourself with the equipment in a secure […]
Multipitch climbing means climbing a long route with several stops on the way, so called belay stations/stand. The climbing between these stops are referred to as a pitch. The first climber arrives at the belay station and belay the second climber up, this is done until the top is reached. This Multipitch climbing course will teach you everything necessary for you to be able to, safely and efficiently, climb long bolted routes. You will learn how to rappel down after the accent, build belay stations, rescue methods, belay technices, ropemanagement and usefull knots. Please note that this multipitch course only deals with climbing on bolts, see Traditional Climbing – Intro […]
Gran Canaria is not just sun, beach and pool. Here you can find lots of other exciting and fun activities for the whole family. Why not take the opportunity to learn climbing with the kids? Climbing is a great family activity that challenges old as young. Besides that you will have a lovely day together in the mountains, you will also be able to use your knowledge at your local indoor climbing gym.
Have you never tried climbing before or do you feel that it’s time get started for real? On a Basic Course with Grand Climb, you will get the knowledge you need to safely devote yourself to top-rope climbing on your own, on both in- and outdoor walls. At the course you will learn belaytechnices, useful knots, rigging of top-rope anchors, retying at anchor and rappelling. You don’t need any previous experience of climbing to participate.