Walls are opening again soon!

We are so excited that walls are starting to be able to open again! The latest information (as of 9th April) is that walls can reopen in England from 12th April, Scotland 26th April, and Wales from 3rd May. Northern Ireland and Ireland to be confirmed.

If you are a climber due to return to the wall again soon, definitely make contact or check out the social media pages of your local wall for details of their reopening plans and any updated procedures. NICAS Climbing and NICAS Bouldering classes will start again soon in many walls, the coaches at the walls will be delighted to see their groups return and will be able to get everyone back into the swing of things. Remember to take it easy to start with - warm up, pay attention, slow and steady to start! If you need to get some workouts in before you head back to the wall - check out our strength and conditioning youtube workout with coach Jules.

Take a look at the following videos produced by our industry partners to remind you of some key safety points before you head to the wall.

Safety Videos: Reminders of Good Practice

Be a better climber: bouldering

Be a better climber: autobelay

Be a better climber: belaying

Be a better climber: partner checks check

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