We will meet at the Virginia Beach Rock Climbing Gym wednesday at 6:30 on January 9th and all levels of climbing ability are welcome! Greg Seeks will be hosting this meetup.
Below is the GROUP DISCOUNT VBRG is offering the HROA. Discount APPLIES DAY OF EVENT ONLY.
First-timers and inexperienced participants are required to take the GROUP Auto Belay Qualification Class with all rental equipment included for $20 (rental equipment includes climbing harness, climbing shoes)
Experienced participants can utilize the facility based on their current VIRGINIA BEACH ROCK GYM BELAY & or AUTO BELAY qualifications with all rental equipment included for $10. (rental equipment includes climbing harness, climbing shoes)
EXPERIENCED PARTICIPANTS NOT YET CERTIFIED WITH VBRG PLEASE READ: A $3 proficiency test on the figure 8 / backup knot & belay technique (top rope) & or $10 sport lead belay / fall (lead climb) is required if you are not yet certified with the VIRGINIA BEACH ROCK GYM & desire to do the top rope & or sport lead climbs. ATC & Gri Gri are acceptable belay devices for testing.
Please mention your experience level so we can get a head count of who needs to be tested.
To ensure a smooth & trouble free experience i would like to share some suggestions in preparation for the meetup.
Virginia beach Rock Gym Accepts CASH & CREDIT ( Visa / Mastercard ) Payments to be made the day of event.
YOU MUST MENTION YOU ARE WITH THE HROA MEETUP GROUP AND ASK FOR THE DISCOUNT.
For quick check in , i highly recommend that you download , print , fill out waiver forms before hand & present to the front desk the day of event. Below is the waiver paperwork link. (PDF)
WHAT TO WEAR: Bring a jacket / beanie , it can get chilly in the gym. Dress in layers so you can make adjustments as you warm up and cool down. In general wear comfy, loose fitting
clothing that does not restrict your movement.
FOOTWEAR: Climbing Specific Shoes are included in your rentals & highly recommended for a better climbing experience. You can also opt to wear your own athletic shoes ..not recommended.
BRING WITH YOU: WAIVERS, Hydration , trail snacks, CAMERA . The gym does have all types of hydration & snacks for sale as well & we can pool money together & order pizza.
There is no time-limit for your reservation. Participants can stay and climb until we close at 10PM
Any questions feel free to email me @ [masked]