Introduction to Crack Climbing
$225.00 8 hours
One day introduction to Crack Climbing.
Max two people per session.
Learn the basics of jamming from crack climbing expert Erik Kramer-Webb in this hands-on seminar. Learn hand jams, fist jams, finger locks, ring locks, cupped hands, hand/fist stacks, foot jams, foot stacks, toe jams, heel-toe jams, arm bars, chicken wings, knee bars, thigh bars, and more!
We cover the range of crack sizes from fingers to hands, to off-widths and chimneys. The focus will be on climbs in the 5.4 to 5.9 range, which sounds easy, but these climbs have stiff ratings. Minimum climbing fitness level for this class– 5.10c in the gym or 5.10b outdoor sport climbing.