Trad Climbing improver course

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Further refine your trad rock climbing skills and learn to lead with confidence in your placements and climbing ability. It is quite common that we can climb decent grade sports climbs with confidence whilst maintaining a focus on our climbing technique, but when we climb trad of the same technical ability we lose that confidence and our focus moves more to the worry of gear placements.


This course can be completed over a weekend in the UK or during a week's holiday on the Costa Blanca


What will you learn on this rock climbing course


The trad climbing improver course will teach you how to compose yourself better on traditional climbs, how to trust your gear placements and how to maintain the focus on your technique. You will learn to place and trust many types of gear placements whilst developing your climbing technique and rest positions that are so crucial to maintaining climbing flow on trad climbs.


Who's is this rock climbing course for?


For climbers who have done our Learn to Lead Trad rock climbing course or climbers with single pitch trad climbing experience who would like to further refine their trad climbing skills and boost their confidence levels for climbing on your own gear placements.


The next steps in your climbing career


The Multi-pitch climbing course and Self-Rescue training are great natural progression after the Trad Improver Course.


Rock Climbing Kit List


For this rock climbing holiday we recommend that you have your own:

Climbing Shoes

Dick's Climbing is a dedicated climbing shop that offers a large range of climbing equipment and shoes at good prices.


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