Learn to Lead (Sport or Trad)
Want to take your climbing to the next level? Rock and Sun’s outdoor learn to Lead – Sport and Learn to Lead – Trad courses are a brilliant way to improve your climbing and learn something new throughout the summer month’s. These courses are held in the Wye Valley and last 2 days.
Don’t forget that all UCR/TCA annual members can receive a 10% discount on any Rock and Sun booking. Find out more here.
Learn to Lead – Sport: One of Rock and Sun’s most popular courses, this is ideal for any climber with some top-rope climbing experience who would like to start lead climbing outdoors on single-pitch sport routes. You’ll build on your existing top-roping skills, or your existing indoor lead climbing skills. During the course you will develop the confidence to become competent in leading new and exciting sport climbs outdoors.
The cost of this course is £240 per person which includes transport to crags and all equipment hire. To learn more and book spaces, visit rockandsun.com/rock-climbing-courses/sports-lead-climbing-course
Learn to Lead – Trad: This two day course covers the basic skills of lead climbing traditional routes, concentrating on placing protection and building safe anchors. Not all crags you go to when climbing will be bolted and so having completed the Learn to Lead – Trad course will allow you to visit a wider range of crags that require the skill of using traditional placements.
This course costs is £270 per person which includes transport to crags and all equipment hire. To lean more and book spaces, visit rockandsun.com/rock-climbing-courses/trad-lead-climbing-course
RequirementsMust be a competent indoor lead climber
RatioLearn to Lead Sport - 1:3, Learn to Lead Trad - 1:4
Duration2 Day Courses
Cost£240 for Learn to Lead - Sport; £270 for Learn to Lead - Trad