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NIBAS Leeds

by Steve Dunning
Posted: 2nd Jan 2020

What Is NIBAS?


The National Indoor Bouldering Award Scheme is a UK-wide coaching scheme designed to introduce and promote climbing with the aim of creating competent and confident climbers. Classes are aimed at children age 7+ and are booked in blocks of 6 consecutive weeks.


What Classes Are Available?


Level 1 - New Boulderer: introduction to bouldering including safety, confidence and lots of fun! This takes an average of 6 weekly sessions to complete.


Level 2 - Foundation Boulderer: progression of techniques, knowledge and movement skills. This takes an average of 12 weekly sessions to complete.


Level 3 - Competent Boulderer: comprehensive bouldering skills and techniques, including a history of bouldering. This takes a minimum of 18 weekly sessions to complete.


Level 4 - Skilled Boulderer: advanced skills, structured training and an introduction to bouldering competitions. This takes a minimum of 30 weekly sessions to complete.


Level 5 - Performance Boulderer: Focusing on improving performance and the development of advanced skills and knowledge of training and bouldering as well as competitions.


First timers


Prior to the first session new climbers must watch our induction video with a parent/guardian. This can be done on arrival to the centre or on the website. Once this has been completed please complete the Under 18 supervised waiver. 


Cost


Level 1 to 3


6 week blocks are £48 per child - 1 hour classes per week. £8 per session. When booking online you will need to add each session separately.
There is an initial £9 registration fee to those new to the NIBAS scheme.


Level 4 and 5


6 week blocks are £72 per child - 1.5 hour classes per week. £12 per session. When booking online you will need to add each session separately.


There is an initial £6 registration fee to those new to Level 4. 


Bookings


Call 0113 345 9295, or book below.