Sport Climbing Course in Málaga 2017-08-15T14:32:56+00:00

Sport Climbing Course in Málaga

What is sport climbing?

Sport climbing has evolved from other styles of climbing, mostly aid climbing. This Technique is used in alpine routes to gain altitude and time quickly.

In the years 1960­1970, climbers started searching technically difficult challenges without the use of artificial techniques, and thereby began to proliferate routes with fixed equipment. It is at this time when sport climbing began to develop as a separate discipline of traditional climbing.

Currently it is a discipline that is focus on overcoming technical difficulties through routes that have been equipped with fixed bolts to ensure the safety of the climbers. The places where it is practiced and are preconditioned, are called crags.

What do you learn in this course?

“Sport climbing course in Málaga” syllabus, which is written below, would be the steps to follow for beginners, but it could be that you are in another situation, in that case the content will be adapt to your true needs and requirements. Describe what you want and we will try adjust the program to your needs.

Beginner Climbing Course Advanced Climbing Course
  • Rock`s knowledge.
  • Gear for climbing.
  • Knots.
  • Belaying
  • Technical.
  • Safety progression
  • Anchors and belays
  • Rope work Rappelling.
  • Rock`s knowledge.
  • Basic climbing equipment for multi pitch routes
  • Safety chain.
  • Fall Factor and impact force.
  • Belays and belaying in multipitch routes.
  • Protection: Friends, nuts, natural protections, etc.
  • Rapelling
  • Croquis: Interpretation.

“Sport Climbing Course in Malaga” is intended for people who want to start climbing without previous knowledge, or want to improve such knowledge. The ultimate target is to acquire the necessary skills to be self reliant in crags, and also learn to respect the natural environment associated with climbing, and enjoy it.

Where and when you can do it?.

Depending on the season of the year, looking for the best weather conditions, and taking into account your preferences it could vary between; El Chorro, Valle de Abdalajis, Villanueva del Rosario, Villanueva del Cauche, Torcal de Antequera, and other crags that are on the outskirts of Málaga.

Duration: 1-­3 days

“When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome”

Wilma Rudolph

Sport Climbing Course in Málaga

Fees and General Conditions