Our Elite Kids club for young climbers who have mastered basic safety & are serious about improving their climbing. The Team gets coaching on Technique, Tactics & Lead Climbing throughout the year. We also offer the option to spend the summer working through our Junior Mountain Skills Module & to spend the winter training & preparing to compete in the BMC Youth Climbing Series. Places must be applied for & approved by our resident Development Coach Ed – email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like more information.
- Time: 9.30am – 11.30am Saturdays
- Ages: 7+ (participants must have mastered bottom-rope safety skills & been approved before joining the Team)
The Ambleside Vertical Ninjas
Our Kids Club for older kids aged 7+. Our Vertical Ninjas work towards achieving levels 1 & 2 of the National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS). We still have lots of fun in these sessions but we also start teaching the skills & responsibility needed to enjoy our sport safely.
- Times: 4pm – 5.30pm every Tuesday, Thursday & Friday & 0930-1100 every Sunday during term time.
- Ages: 7+
The Ambleside Mini Monkeys
Our Kids Club for our youngest children aged 5 – 7. These sessions are all about building the fundamental movements of climbing, developing balance & coordination & encouraging safe behaviour within a climbing wall. There’s even a series of certificates to celebrate their achievements & most importantly… they’re lots of fun!
- Times: 4pm – 5.30pm every Monday & Wednesday & 0930-1100 every Sunday during term time.
- Ages: 5 – 7