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Contact Info

Email - sportscamps@calvin.edu

Phone - 616-526-6176

Questions about the camp?
Contact Calvin Athletics at 616-526-6176, Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm ET


Need help registering?
Contact Stack Sports at 888-426-1975 Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm CT

Rock Climbing Camps

DUE TO COVID 19 ROCK CLIMBING CAMPS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.

Program:

Our Instruction is personalized and takes place predominately in small groups. We utilize a coaching and mentoring approach to teaching progressive climbing skills. Each student will be grouped based on age and climbing ability (i.e. beginner, intermediate, high intermediate, advanced). Parents are welcome to request that friends/siblings be grouped together. Each student will be assigned a climbing coach for the week who will provide ability appropriate instruction, feedback, and encouragement during each climbing session.
All group instructional will include:

• Climbing Safety and Risk Management
• Climbing and Bouldering Technique
• Belay Instruction
• Face and Crack Climbing Technique

DAILY SCHEDULE:

1. Devotion/Metaphor, Overview, Goal Setting, and Warm-Up
2. Demonstration and modeling of climbing techniques
3. Drills and Games that reinforce progressive climbing techniques
4. Small Group Climbing with Coaches
5. Cool Down and Reflection

DIRECTOR: Ryan Rooks, Kinesiology Instructor, Outdoor Recreation Director

INSTRUCTORS: Certified Calvin Outdoor Recreation Climbing Center Staff

AGES: Boys & girls entering grades 5-10 (max 18 each session)
Skill levels I-IV are offered during all time slots

Dates/Times: SESSION G (GRADES 5-8) M-TH, AUGUST 3-6
8:30-10:00am
SESSION H (GRADES 6-10) M-TH, AUGUST 3-6
10:15-11:45am
SESSION I (GRADES 5-8) M-TH. AUGUST 3-6
12:00-1:30pm

Cost: All Sessions $80
+6% processing fee

LOCATION & CHECK IN: Meet at the Calvin Climbing Center in the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex on the first day of camp.  All climbing programming will take place at the Calvin Climbing Center.

  • Session G (Grades 5-8) August 3-6 (M-Th) 8:30-10:00am
    $80

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  • Session H (Grades 6-10) August 3-6 (M-Th) 10:15-11:45am
    $80

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  • Session I (Grades 5-8) August 3-6 (M-Th) 12:00-1:30pm
    $80

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Where
3201 Burton St SE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

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