Junior Climbing

Junior climbing courses are available at Writhlington for children aged 6 – 17 years. Children will take part in progressive sessions, with an emphasis on fun, enjoyment and developing strength, co-ordination, agility and confidence. Sessions are designed to be fully inclusive, ideal for both complete beginners and children who have some prior experience. Suitable ages for the following  courses are guidelines only however the minimum age is 6.

Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied to their sports lesson by their parent or guardian. Children attending lessons will not be released from our care in the absence of their parent or guardian; we would therefore strongly advise that you remain on site incase of any emergency so we can contact you quickly and that you arrive at least 5 minutes prior to the end of your child’s lesson.

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Yellow Rock

Suitable for complete beginners to climbing.

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Red Rock

Suitable for children that have progressed from yellow rock.

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Black Rock (lead climbing)

Suitable for advanced climbers that have progressed from Red Rock.

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Our Climbing courses run for 40 weeks per year to run in line with the BANES holidays.

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Please note that courses do not run on bank holidays. If your course falls on a bank holiday you will receive a credit on your following months direct debit.

Fees will be collected via direct debit monthly in advance. This will make enrolment and payment for classes easier and more affordable as payments will be spread over 12 equal monthly payments. A full calendar months notice is required in writing for cancellations from customers paying monthly by direct debit for any sports courses.

£22.26 per month

One to one coaching

Writhlington Sports Centre can offer one to one 30 minute or 1 hour coaching sessions for climbers aged 6 and above of all abilities. These sessions will be tailored to the needs of the individual. One on one input has proven to be the best way for any climber to undertake rapid improvement. Sessions are available for children and adults.

Please email enquiries@writhlingtonleisure.co.uk for further information

Try a Session for Free

Free trial lessons are available for new customers only.

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Click Here to download our Junior Supervised Sessions parental consent form.


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Climbing Awards

Appropriate Clothing Guidelines

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Term Dates

Parental Consent Form

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