SPORT CLIMBING LEVEL 2

Main goal:

  •  To learn the multi pitch climbing techniques to get to climb on both equipped and non-equipped routes.
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     Subject matter:

  • Get to know the equipment
  • Get to plan a climbing
  • Review of the basic climbing knots and learning new ones
  • Climbing physics ideas (fall factor, shock force ...)
  • Rope manoeuvres: roping, belaying, lowering, use of double rope...
  • Advanced climbing technique
  • Self-protection trad climbing placement
  • Belays set up
  • Abseiling
  • Aid climbing basic ideas
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Climbing shoes
  • Chalk bag
  • Climbing landyard
  • 120cm sling
  • 3 screw-locker carabiners
  • Belay device
  • Double rope
  • Quick draws
  • Friends
  • Stoppers
  • 20l. backpack
  • Comfortable and adequate clothing
  • Water and food
  • For the outdoor activity that you plan to be successful it is very important that it accommodates to your level, both physical and technical. Here we present some guidelines so that you can get an idea of what your level is according to the programs we propose. However, we recommend reaching to us so we can help you personally and adapt the program to your conditions.

    Alpinism & Climbing

    • Technical Level
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    • 1 - None or very little experience in mountaineering. Use of crampons once or never. Big expertise in trekking. Able to walk on different terrains (snow or rock) with easy climbs. Ascents rank as "F".
    • 2 - Mid-experience in mountaineering. Frequent climbs using ice axes and crampons in steep terrain. Knowledge of using ropes for belaying. Progression in alpine glaciers. Moderate expertise in climbing and progression in ridges. Ascents rank as "PD".
    • 3 - High experience in mountaineering who has made alpine ascents and multi pitch trad climbs up to the IVth or Vth grades. Able to use self-protection tools (friends, stoppers, ice screws), install a belay, abseil. Also experienced in heights over 4000m. Practice mountaineering often. Use of crampons and ice axes on slopes of ice or snow of more than 50º. Ascent rank as "D".
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    • Fitness Level
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    • 1 - Being able to walk in the mountains for 3 to 4 hours gaining 800 meters of altitude with a lightweight backpack of about 5 kg.
    • 2 - Walk along itineraries in the mountains for 4 to 6 hours gaining 1000 meters of altitude with an 8 kg backpack.
    • 3 - Able to make mountain itineraries for more than 8 hours and ascending 1500 meters or more, loaded with a backpack of 10 kg.

    Description:

    If you have already attended the sport climbing level 1 course or have small expertise in climbing and want to expand your knowledge and ability to open up your chances to get to many more routes, this is your course.

    You will learn multi pitch climbing on equipped routes or non-equipped, everything you need to feel in control at belays, abseiling, in every step on the wall. Do not hesitate to consult the program for the details of what will be taught, always adapted to what each one wants to learn.

    LEVELS :

    FITNESS
    2
    TECHNICAL
    2

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