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CLIMBING

At Brooklyn Boulders Queensbridge we offer a variety of classes designed to improve your climbing knowledge and skills.  At BKB, we can help you climb smarter and stronger.

All climbing classes are led by CWI Certified instructors who teach you climbing techniques, rope skills, knots, risk management, and other technical climbing skills. Our classes will engage your body and mind in problem solving, mental preparedness, strength, training, and more. Our team is qualified, experienced and trained to provide skills-based instruction to beginners or experts.

SESSIONS

60 minutes

Coaching in a small-group setting with a 1:6 maximum ratio during which you’ll meet new climbers, and receive expert advice on how to make tweaks and important corrections to your climbing technique. Includes gear.

You’ll Learn

  • How to improve your skills
  • Get to the top of a climb
  • Improve your basic climbing knowledge

 

Who Should Take It
All levels are welcome. Our team can customize instruction based on individual skill sets.

Suggested Next Class
Learn the Technique, or Personal Training

SESSIONS $49

LEARN THE ROPES

Before you get on a wall, you’ll need to learn the basics. This package includes a complimentary day pass to return for belay certification. Includes gear.

You’ll Learn

  • How to properly fit yourself in a harness
  • Tie correct knots
  • Manage the rope for another climber (known as belaying)
  • Basic climbing movement
  • Risk management

 

Who Should Take It
Beginners who want basic rock climbing instruction, as well as anyone who needs to learn how to belay.

Suggested Next Class
Sessions

LEARN THE ROPES $79

GEAR RENTAL

Climbing Shoes $6
Climbing Harness (ropes/belays) $6
Chalk $2
Full gear $11
Yoga Mats Free
Towels Free

Equipment can be rented at the front desk upon arrival.

SESSIONS

60 minutes

Coaching in a small-group setting with a 1:6 maximum ratio during which you’ll meet new climbers, and receive expert advice on how to make tweaks and important corrections to your climbing technique. One of our CWI certified instructors coaches will work directly with you to help you hone your skills, get to the top of a climb and coach you on improving your basic climbing knowledge and skills.teach you lingo and climbing tricks.

Who Should Take It

All levels are welcome. Our team can customize instruction based on individual skill sets.

Suggested Next Class

Learn the Technique, or Personal Training

SESSIONS $49

LEARN THE TECHNIQUE

4 Classes, 2 Hours Per Class

You may know how to climb, but that doesn’t mean you are doing it with proper form and technique. This four-day class is designed for beginner to intermediate climbers who want to learn and improve technique. Ramp up the learning curve, remove bad habits, and put you face-to-face with curriculum-based climbing instruction and training theories.

You’ll Learn

  • Terminology and climbing movement
  • Footwork, advanced movement technique, climbing training theory and practices
  • Injury prevention
  • Pre- and post-climbing stretches
  • More about our community. Make friends and network with others at the same stage in their climbing journey

 

Who Should Take It
Those who have taken the Learn the Ropes course and want to take their climbing skills to the next level. Sessions is recommended prior to Learn the Technique, but is not required.

Suggested Next Class
Ongoing Sessions, and/or Personal training

LEARN THE TECHNIQUE $159

COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION

30 Minutes

A complimentary consultation to take your performance to new heights. Define your fitness and climbing goals, assess personal strengths and weaknesses, establish a strong direction on where to go next, and discover how to improve your learning curve. After just 30 minutes you’ll will walk away enlightened and primed for success.

Who Should Take It
Anyone who wants to reach a personal performance goal – whether to be a better climber, prevent injury, or increase strength and flexibility.

Suggested Next Class
Personal Training

SESSIONS

60 minutes

Coaching in a small-group setting with a 1:6 maximum ratio during which you’ll meet new climbers, and receive expert advice on how to make tweaks and important corrections to your climbing technique. One of our CWI certified instructors coaches will work directly with you to help you hone your skills, get to the top of a climb and coach you on improving your basic climbing knowledge and skills.teach you lingo and climbing tricks.

Who Should Take It

All levels are welcome. Our team can customize instruction based on individual skill sets.

Suggested Next Class

Learn the Technique, or Personal Training

SESSIONS $49

LEARN TO LEAD

2 Classes, 3 Hours Per Class

Learn to Lead is a comprehensive and in-depth course on lead climbing for those looking to increase their knowledge and refine their skills. All required gear is provided for this class.

You’ll Learn

  • Lead belaying and lead climbing skills and techniques
  • Rope handling
  • Risk management
  • Falling

 

Who Should Take It
Those who can climb 5.9 or harder and are ready to learn how to lead climb. Climbers are recommended to first take Learn the Technique if they are not fully knowledgeable in basic climbing techniques.

Suggested Next Class
Ongoing Sessions and/or Personal Training

LEARN TO LEAD $149

PERSONAL TRAINING

60 Minutes

You will be paired with the certified Personal Trainers that is most aligned with your goals. Our team is diverse in experience, from expert climbers to yogis, kettlebell and martial arts masters, and more. Climb harder, recover from or prevent injury, increase strength, push endurance or build power. Don’t let traditional notions of Personal Training stop you. Creating a goal oriented program will make you a better climber, a better you.

Who Should Take It
All who are wanting to achieve a fitness or climbing goal.

SINGLE SESSION $95
5 PACK $459
10 PACK $899

Get committed to your goals and save with a multi-pack or monthly autopay options for personal training. Inquire at the front desk.

Members receive a discounted rate on all classes, please purchase at Brooklyn Boulders Queensbridge.