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February 2019

Beginners Winter Climbing Training in the Lakes

February 1 @ 6:30 pm - February 3 @ 6:30 pm
Free

Jeff Smith has very kindly offered to run a beginners winter climbing training session in the Lakes for up to 4x lucky people. The training will cover things from the basics of ice-axe arrest, crampon use, navigation in white-out etc. Plus more advanced areas including rope work, setting up ice/turf anchors/belays, assessing snow/ice/cornice conditions. For anyone interested in joining, you'll need to know the basics using ropes. Plus you'll need your own crampons and axes, or be able to hire/borrow…

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Climbing skills + techniques – Abseiling

February 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peterborough Climbing Wall, Town Sports Club, Bretton Gate
Peterborough, PE3 9GZ United Kingdom
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Free

MONTHLY REVISION SESSIONS (TUESDAYS 8-9pm) FREE FOR PMC MEMBERS (plus climbing wall entry) - or £25 per session for non-members. Sessions led by Clive Osborne. SPA, MLC. This session is on: ABSEILING safety measures using double rope, using a fig 8 or belay device? Locking off an abseil device. Self protected abseil. Abseiling with a casualty. Setting up a Releasable Abseil Rope.   Please sign up below to confirm your space!

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March 2019

Climbing skills + techniques – Leading

March 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peterborough Climbing Wall, Town Sports Club, Bretton Gate
Peterborough, PE3 9GZ United Kingdom
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MONTHLY REVISION SESSIONS (TUESDAYS 8-9pm) FREE FOR PMC MEMBERS (plus climbing wall entry) - or £25 per session for non-members. Sessions led by Clive Osborne. SPA, MLC. This session is on: LEADING Traditional Pro; using quickdraws; Dangers of back clipping & Z clipping. Belaying a Leader; belaying a ‘second’ retrieving gear. Bottom anchors. Sports routes ‘Threading the Ring’   Please sign up below to confirm your space!

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April 2019

Climbing skills + techniques – Top Anchoring

April 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peterborough Climbing Wall, Town Sports Club, Bretton Gate
Peterborough, PE3 9GZ United Kingdom
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MONTHLY REVISION SESSIONS (TUESDAYS 8-9pm) FREE FOR PMC MEMBERS (plus climbing wall entry) - or £25 per session for non-members. Sessions led by Clive Osborne. SPA, MLC. This session is on: TOP ANCHORING suitable anchor points. Direct & Indirect anchors; Equalising the load. Escapability. Top belaying dangers. Safety of ‘second’. Coiling a rope:- English V Alpine.   Please sign up below to confirm your space!

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May 2019

Climbing skills + techniques – Prussiking

May 21 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peterborough Climbing Wall, Town Sports Club, Bretton Gate
Peterborough, PE3 9GZ United Kingdom
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MONTHLY REVISION SESSIONS (TUESDAYS 8-9pm) FREE FOR PMC MEMBERS (plus climbing wall entry) - or £25 per session for non-members. Sessions led by Clive Osborne. SPA, MLC. This session is on: PRUSSIKING. trad, French, Kleimheist, Bachman with crab, Ropeman, Jumaring. Please sign up below to confirm your space!

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