2018 Clinics

MARCUS GARCIA

All About Anchors Workshop, Marcus Garcia. Prince William Sound College. PWSC.

Friday 3 - 6 p.m

There is a lot of complicated information out there about anchor systems. Learn to spot the good from the bad, and what is important in your system? In this clinic, Marcus will talk and explain basic anchor systems and explain what matters most in building anchors and keeping a team secure on climbs. Register.

Movement Efficiency Clinic 101, Valdez Glacier Campground, Saturday 1 - 4

Movement Efficiency Clinic 201, meet @ Valdez Glacier Campground, Sunday Noon - 4

Do you ever wish you knew how to move across the wall with more grace and less raw power? Or reduce the pump factor in your climbing? This clinic will break down the micro movement that are needed to help you increase your efficiency.  You can then learn the techniques to make corrections to help you gain success on your next project or outing. Register

Kids Climbing Clinic, Beginner/ Gym to Crag, Valdez Glacier Campground, Saturday, 9 - Noon

All About Anchors, Valdez Glacier Campground, Sunday 9 - Noon

There is a lot of complicated information out there about anchor systems. Learn to spot the good from the bad, and what is important in your system? In this clinic, Marcus will talk and explain basic anchor systems and explain what matters most in building anchors and keeping a team secure on climbs. Register.

LIBBY SAUTER

Beginning Adults/Gym-to-Crag, Libby Sauter, Valdez Glacier Campground, Saturday 9 - Noon

If you're ready to apply hard-won skills honed in the climbing gym this winter, it's time to get outside on real rock. This class is for gym or newer climbers who want to develop more confidence climbing outside. Register

Intro to Leading Sport, Libby Sauter, Valdez Glacier Campground, Saturday 1 - 4

You've been following long enough! It's time to get on the sharp end. Ease into leading with confidence with proper technique and coaching from adidas Terrex pro Libby Sauter. Class is for climbers who've climbed at least a dozen times outside. Register

Intro to Big Wall Climbing 101, Libby Sauter, 1/2 day

Meets at Valdez Glacier Campground @ 8 a.m. and Noon Sunday

Learn big wall basics from jumaring and aid leading to the trickier skills like lowering out and portaledge assembly. For intermediate and more experienced climbers contemplating their first big wall objective. Register

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