‘Youth Squad’ has been created to bring together talented young climbers to learn, improve and achieve their individual climbing goals. It is the pinnacle or our Youth Development Program and features four progressive tiers, Foundation, Development, Performance and Competition, each with their own selection criteria.
To be selected for Youth Squad, you will need to attend a recruitment day; these will take place at least two times a year. Recruitment days are essentially ‘open trials’ and we welcome applications from all young climbers who meet the following criteria (For 2017-18):
Aspirant squad members can develop the required skills and techniques by attending our Youth Academy, or attending equivalent clubs and courses run by external providers, e.g. schools and other climbing centres.
We’re mega psyched for our first Recruitment Day and have
Date: Tuesday 2nd January 2018
Time: 10:00 to 16:00
Location: Highball Climbing Centre
Cost: £20 + £15 per additional sibling (includes lunch and refreshments)
For full details, information pack and application form, go to our new Youth Squad page.
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