A man and a woman sitting in a climbing gym in Cardiff.A man standing in front of a climbing wall at Flashpoints bouldering centre.A couple of girls bouldering at Flashpoint Cardiff.
A man and a woman sitting in a climbing gym in Cardiff.A man standing in front of a climbing wall at Flashpoints bouldering centre.A couple of girls bouldering at Flashpoint Cardiff.

Boulder Basics (Slabby / Vertical Walls)

£55 non-members
£35 members
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Who is it for?
This 2 week course, is for those climbing up to around V0 – V2 who want to learn the fundamentals of climbing technique on Slabby or Vertical Walls.

What does it cover?
In this course we cover everything from footwork, body position, rockovers and route reading. The aim is to give you the solid foundations to be able to push into V3 and beyond!

Ratio

1:6

Ages

16+ yrs

Extra

Shoes and chalk included

Duration

1.5hrs x 2 sessions

General Info
What's Next?
Plan your visit
Cancellations

Participants: There will be up to 6 people on this session.

Discounted Sessions: Discount applies to those with a Pre-Paid (Annual or 1 Month) or Monthly Membership. It does NOT apply to Punch Card or Pay-As-You-Go customers.

Ages: 16+ years

Location: Flashpoint Cardiff

Parking: There is plenty of parking at Freemans Parc and the car park has no time limit or closing hours.

Please Arrive 10 Minutes Early: it takes time to fit your climbing shoes, check your paperwork, etc, before your session starts.

After this session you should feel that you have a good understanding of how to use the bouldering walls as well as have learnt some techniques and skills that you can continue to practice.

You can progress these skills on our BB2 (Beginners Bouldering – Overhangs) or perhaps a 1:1 coaching session will push you even further!

Please arrive 10 minutes early – it takes a little time to check your paperwork and get your shoes fitted.

Getting here: We are easy to get to via car, train, or on foot. Find us on google maps Here

Parking: There is plenty of parking at Freemans Parc and the car park has no time limit or closing hours.

What to wear: Wear loose comfortable clothing (what you would wear to the gym). It can be a little chilly in the winter, so make sure you have some warm clothes. However, you will warm up while climbing – wearing ‘layers’ that can be added or removed as required is ideal. Please bring some thin socks to wear with the climbing shoes.

Lockers: We have free to use lockers, which require your own padlocks (available at reception).  However we cannot take responsibility for your valuables, so ideally do not bring anything of significant value to the centre.

Café: We have a great café serving coffee, cake and soft drinks.

Gift Vouchers: Please book using your voucher by calling us on 029 2233 7227 or booking in person.

You can cancel your bookings so long as you give us reasonable notice. This is different depending on what type of session you have booked.

Single Sessions: 72 hrs notice required
Parties: 7 days notice required.
Term Bookings: 7 days notice required (from the first session)

Contact Us to cancel or change your booking.

Participants: There will be up to 6 people on this session.

Discounted Sessions: Discount applies to those with a Pre-Paid (Annual or 1 Month) or Monthly Membership. It does NOT apply to Punch Card or Pay-As-You-Go customers.

Ages: 16+ years

Location: Flashpoint Cardiff

Parking: There is plenty of parking at Freemans Parc and the car park has no time limit or closing hours.

Please Arrive 10 Minutes Early: it takes time to fit your climbing shoes, check your paperwork, etc, before your session starts.

After this session you should feel that you have a good understanding of how to use the bouldering walls as well as have learnt some techniques and skills that you can continue to practice.

You can progress these skills on our BB2 (Beginners Bouldering – Overhangs) or perhaps a 1:1 coaching session will push you even further!

Please arrive 10 minutes early – it takes a little time to check your paperwork and get your shoes fitted.

Getting here: We are easy to get to via car, train, or on foot. Find us on google maps Here

Parking: There is plenty of parking at Freemans Parc and the car park has no time limit or closing hours.

What to wear: Wear loose comfortable clothing (what you would wear to the gym). It can be a little chilly in the winter, so make sure you have some warm clothes. However, you will warm up while climbing – wearing ‘layers’ that can be added or removed as required is ideal. Please bring some thin socks to wear with the climbing shoes.

Lockers: We have free to use lockers, which require your own padlocks (available at reception).  However we cannot take responsibility for your valuables, so ideally do not bring anything of significant value to the centre.

Café: We have a great café serving coffee, cake and soft drinks.

Gift Vouchers: Please book using your voucher by calling us on 029 2233 7227 or booking in person.

You can cancel your bookings so long as you give us reasonable notice. This is different depending on what type of session you have booked.

Single Sessions: 72 hrs notice required
Parties: 7 days notice required.
Term Bookings: 7 days notice required (from the first session)

Contact Us to cancel or change your booking.

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