Rocktober Fest 2019, Red River Gorege, KY
October 11, 2019 - October 13, 2019
The clinic is SOLD OUT!
The Warrior’s Way is at Roctober Fest 2019
This is the biggest RRGCC fundraiser of the year and is what enables the RRGCC to make their mortgage payments and to save money for future purchases.
The event runs Friday through Sunday and consists:
- of sponsor booths (The Warrior’s Way is a sponsor)
- raffles and contests for prizes
- a movie
- live music
- food trucks
- crate stacking
- a climbing competition on Saturday
- clinics taught by professional athletes on Sunday.
Rock Warrior’s Way: Falling with Laur Sabourin
Who should take this clinic?
This clinic is not for beginners. You must have at least 6 months of continuous climbing experience and know the basics knots, belaying, and be able to climb 5.9 without falling/hanging.
About the Clinic
Being effective in climbing requires us to understand the consequences of our decisions and actions. In climbing the main consequence is falling. By understanding how to fall we diminish the chance of injury and allow us to focus attention effectively on climbing.
You’ll learn how to:
Fall safely through progressive falling practice, give a dynamic (cushioned) belay, fall while clipping or committing, distinguish between no- and yes-fall zones, deal with the fear of falling, focus on what you can control, reduce fear, and more
Clinic Time Frame on Sunday, October 13, 2019
Participants Meet: 9 AM | Departure: 9:30 AM | Return: 3 PM
Arrive 10 minutes prior to start time in order to check-in.
Please bring your own climbing equipment such as shoes, harness, belay device, rope, quickdraws, and/or trad gear (if applicable). All participants are required to wear helmets during the clinic. Helmets are provided if you do not have one.
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