High Sports Brighton Climbing Squad Trials
We're looking for dedicated Rock Clubbers to take the next step and try out for our Development Squad! If your child loves climbing in Rock Club and wants to take the next step to improve their climbing and get competition ready then Squad is the perfect opportunity for them.
High Sports Brighton Squad Trials are on Saturday 21st July from 13:30-17:30 and just £5 to enter. Spaces are limited though so give us a call to book.
Climbing is a sport about to explode into the mainstream with it's inclusion in the 2020 Olympics! We've always been passionate about nurturing our youth climbers with a number of existing Squad being picked for the Team GB Development Squad and we're psyched about training and coaching potential Olympians. We've had great success with some of our Squad, congratulations to Tai Tewkesbury, Felix Warren and Jasmine who've all competed fantastically this year both in UK and European competitions - with Tai now the holder of both the Scottish and British championships!
Ben Preston who grew up in Crawley's climbing programme is one of the strongest young climbers out there and is extending his passion for climbing by learning to be a route setter at High Sports.
WHO CAN JOIN SQUAD?
Any dedicated Rock Club climber is welcome to try out for Development Squad! Competitive Squad is the next level and only climbers who currently train in Development squad can try out.
WHAT TO EXPECT IN SQUAD
Our qualified coaches, headed up by Henning Muller our Centre Manager, will work with Development & Competitive Squad to build structured training plans and improve climbing techniques to get them ready for National Climbing Competitions.
WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM SQUAD?
Squad climbers need to attend 2 instructed sessions at High Sports per week and be committed to their own development. They'll need to attend Squad trials every year to retain their space in Squad.
BENEFITS OF BEING IN SQUAD
First and foremost they will become a great climber! Squad can climb independently at High Sports walls for free and we offer half price 1:1 coaching, plus support at regional Competitions from our coaches. Squad parents can learn to belay easily with RockStart 30 day passes for just £30.
All equipment sold at High Sports is discounted for Squad.
Climbing is a fantastic sport for children aged 4+: read more here: or talk to us about climbing for your child.
Give us a call on 0345 363 1177 to enquire