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Educational Clinics

Campus Recreation offers a variety of FREE educational clinics during the fall and spring semesters. Clinics are open to all TU students, faculty and staff with a valid TU OneCard. Participants must have current health insurance in order to participate in any clinic.

Register at the Climbing Wall during open hours!

Top Rope Belay
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays (beginning February 3rd)
Times: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Climbing Wall, Burdick Hall
Description: This clinic instructs participants the essential skills to climb and belay including, but not limited to: climbing technique and terminology, equipment inspection and usage, proper knot tying, safety commands, and belay technique. Participants are first shown these techniques and then allowed to practice under the supervision of an instructor.

Lead Climbing & Belaying
Days: Every other Monday (beginning February 9th)
Times: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location: Climbing Wall, Burdick Hall
Description: This clinic instructs participants in the techniques of lead climbing and belaying specific to indoor climbing. Participants must be belay certified at the Climbing Wall before participating. Additionally, participants must be able to climb comfortably and without falling at or above the YDS grade of 5.9.
Kayaking
Days: Wednesdays (beginning February 11th)
Times: 8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location: Pool, Burdick Hall
Description: This clinic instructs participants in the fundamentals of river kayaking in the controlled environment of the Burdick Pool. Participants can use the kayaking clinic to build the necessary skills to participate in an Outdoor Adventures whitewater kayaking outdoor trip. We'll be in the water, so participants must bring their own bathing suit and towel.

 

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