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Climbing Specification

Bouldering Cave
Diverse Routes
Junior Club

Sportspark’s Climbing Wall is a unique space open to the main foyer of the building with a bouldering cave and features. We offer casual climbing to those who have completed our own induction assessment alongside beginner courses, social sessions, private sessions and our own Junior Climbing Club.

*Registered climbers please note that if you’re registration has been expired for 3 months or longer you will need to complete another assessment.

Climbing assessments run every Tuesday at 18:45 and Saturday at 13:00. All assessments must be booked via Reception (01603 592398) and you will be assessed on the following:

  • Putting on your harness
  • Tying in
  • Belaying
  • Lowering
  •  A Question and Answer
  • Hazard Identification
  • Agreeing to Sportspark’s climbing terms & coniditons

We run Climbing Courses for adults and children which can be found here.

Junior Climbing Club

Junior Climbing Club is offered to anyone junior (under 16) who has completed our beginner and improver climbing courses. These sessions are taken by our qualified instructors where they will offer there expert tips and challenges, it gives them a chance to improve on their climbing skills until they are ready to join our climbing academy. There is a club annual registration fee of £5 to join and participants must hold a current Sportspark Junior Membership card. These sessions are currently on Saturdays at 09:30-11:00 and 11:15 -12:45 and Thursdays at 17:00-18:30.

Junior Climbing Academy

The Junior Climbing Academy (under 16) is for experienced climbers, these are run by our qualified climbing instructors where they will offer different challenges and the chance to learn more advanced climbing skills. Please speak to one of our climbing instructors for more details. Annual registration is £5 and Participants must hold a current Sportspark Junior Membership card. These sessions run on Tuesdays at 17:00 – 18:30 and Thursdays at 17:45 – 19:15.



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Climbing (90 mins) £7.15 £6.55 £4.40 £2.75
Annual Adult (16+) Climbing Induction & Registration £10.00 £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
Annual Junior (8+) Climbing Club Registration £5.00 £5.00 £5.00 £5.00
Annual Junior (8+) Climbing Academy Registration £5.00 £5.00 £5.00 £5.00
Junior (8+) Climbing Club (per session) N/A* N/A* £5.00 £5.00
Junior (8+) Climbing Academy (per session) N/A* N/A* £7.00 £7.00
Adult (16+) Climbing Tasters £10.00 £10.00 £5.00 £5.00
Junior (8+) Climbing Tasters £10.00 £10.00 £5.00 £5.00

* Junior Climbing Club and Junior Climbing Academy members must also be a Sportspark Junior Member (£10 per year), and keep their Junior Climbing Registration up to date on an annual basis.


Please see this week commencing Monday 13th June climbing timetable here and week commencing Monday 20th June here.


Climbing Tasters

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Climbing Taster Date Time Member price Non-member price
Junior (8-15 years) Saturday 5th February 2022 14:00 - 15:30 £5.00 £7.50
Adult (16+) Saturday 5th February 2022 15:45 - 17:15 £5.00 £7.50

Climbing Policies

Here are the guidelines and policies to ensure safety on the climbing wall at Sportspark. We operate a band system for all unsupervised climbing.

Climbing Bands 2019

Private Climbing Sessions

Climbing Wall Bookings (2019/20) Additional bookings that result in closures can be found on the climbing noticeboard.

Terms & Conditions of Use