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Adventure Pursuits offers a variety of FREE educational clinics during the fall and spring semesters. Clinics are open to all TU students, faculty and staff with a valid TU OneCard. Participants must have current health insurance in order to participate in any Adventure Pursuits clinic

Kayaking
Dates: Wednesdays (Feb. 5 - Mar. 26)
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burdick Pool
Description: Come paddle in the pool with CRS on Wednesday nights! This clinic is open to all experience levels. Our instructors teach basic to advanced skills such as wet exits and rolls. Participants must present a valid TU OneCard. Please bring your own bathing suit and towel.
Registration:

No advanced registration is necessary!


Intro to Climbing
Dates & Times:
  • Alternating Mondays 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM*
  • Wednesdays 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Alternating Thursdays 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Climbing Gym
Description: The Intro to Climbing clinic is for beginner and intermediate climbers who want to learn and improve on their climbing technique. Participants will learn and practice fundamental climbing techniques including gear use, safety and movement. Learn how to become a smarter climber by improving your balance and positioning.
Registration:

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Top-Rope Belaying
Dates & Times:
  • Alternating Mondays 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM*
  • Wednesdays 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Alternating Thursdays 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Climbing Gym
Description:

The Top-Rope Belaying clinic will teach paricipants the necessary skills for safely belaying other climbers. Topics include climbing knots, setting up a belay device, safety checks, command of belay language, catching a fall, and lowering another climber.

It is recommended that climbers have some experience or attend the Intro to Climbing clinic before attending the Top-Rope belay clinic.

Registration: Click here to register!

*The Intro to Climbing and Top-Rope Belay Clinics will take place on alternating Mondays.
Top-Rope Belaying begins on February 3 and Intro to Climbing begins on February 10

Advanced Climbing Movement
Dates & Times:
  • Mar. 7 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Mar. 15 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Mar. 28 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Mar. 31 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • May 2 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • May 12 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Climbing Gym
Description:

Advanced Movement is for experienced climbers who want to take their moves to the next level. This clinic will focus on dynamic vs. static movement, reading routes and improving overall strength and balance.

This clinic is recommended for climbers who can climb a 5.10 or higher.

Registration:

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Gym To Crag Part I: Knots
Dates & Times:

Monday 3/10 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 3/27 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Climbing Gym
Description: Learn how to tie knots for top-rope set up. This clinic is for intermediate to advanced climbers. Participants must be belay certified.
Registration:

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Gym To Crag Part II: Anchors
Dates & Times:

Monday 4/7 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 4/24 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Climbing Gym
Description: Learn how to identify and utilize anchors for top-rope set up. This clinic is for intermediate to advanced climbers. Participants must be belay certified.
Registration: Click here to register!
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