Adventure Clinics

SPRING 2014 CLINICS:    
Date:  Time: Clinic: Clinic Descriptions: 
Feb. 5th 9pm-10pm Basic Belaying and Knots In this clinic, you'll learn how to properly tie in with a figure 8 follow through knot, and how to belay on top rope.  We'll also cover proper terminology for equipment and vital communication for climbers and belayers alike.
Feb. 18th 9pm-10pm Basic Climbing Skills For the beginner who wants to improve their technique, this clinic will teach you about proper body movement, hand grips, and foot positioning.
Feb. 19th TBA Backcountry Cooking Are your camping meals more 'ugh' than 'mmmmm'?  At this clinic our 'seasoned' trip guides will teach you how to make a tasty gourmet creation in the woods on the cheap!  Hands on instruction with a variety of camp stoves included.
Feb. 25th 9pm-10pm Basic Belaying and Knots In this clinic, you'll learn how to properly tie in with a figure 8 follow through knot, and how to belay on top rope.  We'll also cover proper terminology for equipment and vital communication for climbers and belayers alike.
Feb. 26th 9pm-11:30pm Lead Climbing and Belaying For climbers who are consistently and smoothly climbing 5.9's or above, this clinic will take your climbing to the next level as you learn about proper lead belaying techniques, clipping, and how to take a fall the right way.
Mar. 6th 9pm-10pm Basic Belaying and Knots In this clinic, you'll learn how to properly tie in with a figure 8 follow through knot, and how to belay on top rope.  We'll also cover proper terminology for equipment and vital communication for climbers and belayers alike.
Mar. 12th  9pm-10pm Basic Climbing Skills For the beginner who wants to improve their technique, this clinic will teach you about proper body movement, hand grips, and foot positioning.
Mar. 25th  9pm-11:30pm Lead Climbing and Belaying  For climbers who are consistently and smoothly climbing 5.9's or above, this clinic will take your climbing to the next level as you learn about proper lead belaying techniques, clipping, and how to take a fall the right way.   
Mar. 26th 9pm-10pm  Basic Belaying and Knots  In this clinic, you'll learn how to properly tie in with a figure 8 follow through knot, and how to belay on top rope.  We'll also cover proper terminology for equipment and vital communication for climbers and belayers alike.   
Apr. 8th
 TBA Bike Maintenance  Don't Get Stranded! Learn the basics of bike care and maintenance including how to fix that flat, adjust your brakes, prevent chain rust, and more! A "must" for every avid biker.   
Apr. 9th  9pm-10pm Basic Belaying and Knots  In this clinic, you'll learn how to properly tie in with a figure 8 follow through knot, and how to belay on top rope.  We'll also cover proper terminology for equipment and vital communication for climbers and belayers alike.   
Apr. 16th   9pm-10pm  Basic Climbing Skills  For the beginner who wants to improve their technique, this clinic will teach you about proper body movement, hand grips, and foot positioning.   
Apr. 17th 9pm-11:30pm  Lead Climbing and Belaying  For climbers who are consistently and smoothly climbing 5.9's or above, this clinic will take your climbing to the next level as you learn about proper lead belaying techniques, clipping, and how to take a fall the right way.   

For more information, please contact the UREC Office @ (678) 839-5500, stop by the Campus Center Room 202, or e-mail us at urec@westga.edu.