Climbing @ Chinook CCC - Thu, Jun 10 2010

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Climbing @ Chinook CCC (6/10/2010)

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED:Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Climb
Event Location:Chinook Climbing Centre - 6, 7130 Fisher Road SE
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Jun 10 2010  6:30 PM
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jun 10 2010 12:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2 hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Sylvia(1) A.
Bruno
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:12
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 3 (Log in to see who's signed up.)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
Itinerary:
We will meet as a group at the back of the gym in the Bouldering Area. Please look for COCers. I have a red chalk bag with my phone and a white GSI water bottle. We can also start bouldering as a group for a warm-up.
This event is geared for people who:

* Have some experience indoor climbing
* Had already passed the Belay Test (see below)or had lessons and will take the Belay Test
* Needs to enhance basic skills
* Have some grandiose mountaineering or climbing plans in the future

Belay Test
In order to gain entry to the gym, you need to pass a FREE belay test. This belay test must be done at The Chinook Climbing Centre - tests at other gyms will not be honoured. The belay test requires technical knowledge of climbing basics. It is a TEST of your grasp of this knowledge and is not something that you can fake, "wing", or hope for the best on if you have not climbed or have not climbed in a long time: you will not pass. Please note that club members are unable (not permitted) to provide instruction. The solution - if you are new to climbing or need a refresher - is to first go to any gym in the city and they can provide a basic lesson to get you started.


Required Items to Bring:
Required Items to Bring:
- Money for admission/equipment rental (if applicable)
- Harness
- Belay device
- Climbing shoes
*Note that any or all gear can be rented on site; see website for prices:
http://www.calgaryclimbing.com/chinook/prices.php
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Chalk bag

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From Chinook mall, take MacLeod South. Take a left at 71st Ave SE.
Come to a 4-way stop, go straight through.
Road bends to the left, we're on the right hand side.

Notes:

- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Wendy W and Lynda H., at content@calgaryoutdoorclub.com.

Cost & Payment:
Voluntary Donations:Although there is no cost for this event, please note that the club survives on voluntary donations. Please consider making a donation based on the value you feel you receive from the club. See our How You Can Help page for more information.
 
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $1.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance: