Climbing Classes (LAX) | Sender One Climbing

Climbing Classes

 

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Whether you’re just starting your journey into the world of climbing, or you’re a seasoned veteran with years of climbing under your belt, Sender One of Los Angeles has rock climbing classes that can take your skills to the next level. From the fundamentals of rope & lead climbing to more advanced climbing techniques, we cover everything that you need to know to start ascending to new heights. Come to LA’s best and biggest climbing gym, and become a part of our ever growing community of climbers!

rope skills

Intro to Climbing

From basic belays to the more advanced lead climbing, rope skills are essential for safe and effective rock climbing sessions. All of our rope climbing classes will prepare you with the rope skills that you need so you can climb with confidence. If you have any questions about any of our rope skills classes and if they’re right for you, just contact us and we’ll be more than happy to help you!

Cost: Free for members/$39 non-members
Duration: 1 hour
Prerequisites: None
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over
Includes: Rental equipment and day pass

Intro to Lead Climbing

Are you a top rope climber that’s ready to try something a little more challenging and exhilarating? Then it may be time that you try out lead climbing! This four hour course split between two days teaches you the basics of lead climbing and belaying. Top rope climbing experience is required to take this course.

Cost: $99 for members/ $119 non-members
Duration: 2 Days, meeting once per week for two hours
Prerequisites:  Ability to onsight 5.10b or V1, Top rope belay card
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over
Includes: Rental equipment and day pass

Please note:  This class requires a minimum of two participants to run.  Classes will be rescheduled if only one participant signs up.

Advanced Lead Climbing

Intro to Climbing II

This class will introduce you to rudimentary techniques that will help you climb smarter–and more efficiently–on the wall. This is the next step in building your climbing confidence after learning how to belay. Also, the class can serve as an alternative to Sender One’s belay test; so long as participants display the skills taught in Intro to Climbing I, their instructor may classify them as “Belay Certified” at this class’s conclusion.

Cost: Free for members/$39 non-members
Duration: 1 hour
Prerequisites: Intro to Climbing I
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over
Includes: Rental equipment and day pass

Accelerated Intro to Lead Climbing

This is a slightly condensed version of our Intro to Lead class, giving you everything that you need to know about lead climbing in one, 4 hour session; perfect for those who want to get started with lead climbing right away! Our professional climbing instructors will teach you how to lead climb and belay. Top rope climbing experience is required for this accelerated course

Cost: $99 for members/ $119 non-members
Duration: 4 hours
Prerequisites: Ability to onsight 5.10b or V1, Top rope belay card, 6 months climbing experience
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over
Includes: Rental equipment and day pass

Please note:  This class requires a minimum of two participants to run.  Classes will be rescheduled if only one participant signs up.

Workshops

Cleaning & Rappelling Workshop

Come join Ektos for an interactive workshop on cleaning and rappelling! Learn how to properly rappel and clean gear after a day at the crag. Ektos Unlimited is an accredited guiding service that specializes in outdoor education.

Date & Time: April 11, 6:30p – 9:30p
Cost
: $85
Time: 6:30p – 9:30p
Duration: 3 hours
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over
Prerequisite: Have taken the Anchor Building Class or have strong working knowledge of anchors

Anchor Building Workshop

EKTOS UNLIMITED will be stopping by Sender One LAX to teach students how to build proper anchors for sport climbing. EKTOS is an accredited guiding service that specializes in outdoor training.

Cost: $75 for members, $105 for non-members
Date: March 21
Time: 6p-8p
Duration: 2 hours
Age requirement:  14 years of age and over

Warrior's Way Falling & Commitment

The Warrior’s Way addresses fear of falling and improving commitment. This clinic will go through exercises in falling, movement, and resting and apply all learned skills to a challenging route. This will be done in small increments creating appropriate progression for each student. You will leave with a structured method for taking appropriate risks with diminished fear.

6 Participants Maximum per clinic

Cost: Members: $99 (4 hr class), $129 (6 hr class)
Non-members: $126 (4 hr class), $156 (6 hr class)
Date & Time: Feb 24, 10a – 4p & Feb 25, 6p – 10p
Prerequisites: Minimum 6 months climbing experience. Must be Sender One LEAD CERTIFIED. Able to climb 5.9 in the gym without hanging or falling.
Equipment needed: harness, shoes, chalk bag, rope, helmet (optional)