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Weekend Climbing at Brooklyn Boulders (Group Discount)

  • Sep 8, 2013 · 1:00 PM
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Gloria & Mary & Alexis & Kris will be the hosts of the meetup. Please find them if you need belay partners.

Where: Brooklyn Boulders 575 Degraw St, Brooklyn, NY 11217

When: We usually climb between 11:00am and 2:00 pm. There is no strict start time and the organizers tries their best to be there around 10:30am. If you are new, please feel free to warm up on an easy bouldering wall and find us later if you need a belay partner.

Transportation: By subway: Take the 2, 3, 4, 5, N, Q, R, B, or D to Atlantic-Pacific, transfer to the R for one stop to Union St. Walk 2 blocks north, turn left on Degraw, we are the last door on the right side of the street.

Cost/Discount: If you sign up with our group your fee is $19 entrance and includes FREE gear rentals. You can bring your friends and they will get the same discount from us. Just mention "Rock & Ice" at the front desk in order to receive your discount and free rentals.

How to meet us: If you need a belay partner, come find the organizer(s). Come say hi even if you don't need a partner. Sometimes we grab food apres-climb.

Notice to beginners: if you have never ever climbed or belayed before you will need to take a class. There is a nominal fee for this. What to wear - comfortable clothes (think yoga).

Notice to newcomers: You need to pass a belay certification. If you had belayed before, the test takes couple of minutes. If you need a refresher, a test partner or belay partner, please see feel free to see me. Here is the link to BKB: http://www.brooklynboulders.com

If you decide to stick with the sport, please peruse our message boards for good deals on climbing shoes and other gear.



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  • Carlos Manuel S.

    Excellent

    September 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey guys, I had to leave, but the group is still there. Look for Mary: short blond in black Capri pants and purple paisley patterned tank top.

    September 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm wearing black yoga pants and a black tank top (and I'm 5' tall).

    September 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey guys, I can't stay late tomorrow, so I'm going to arrive early at 11:30. If anyone would like to come early and join, that would be fine.

    September 7, 2013

  • Dana

    Hi All, This will be my first time joining you. I need to take my belay test first but will look for you at the door at 1pm.

    September 7, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Dana, glad you're joining. I'll be there at 1, and I'll post tomorrow what I'm wearing.

      September 7, 2013

    • Dana

      Oops, actually I can't make it tomorrow! I will try again next Sunday though. Happy Climbing!

      September 7, 2013

  • Justin

    + 1 guest who will be taking the Learn the Ropes introductory class

    1 · September 5, 2013

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