Climbing Blog & Updates

COVID-19 & Blocfest Update – 18/03/20

Dear Climbers, Through difficult times we are faced with tough decisions. As the health of our community and staff are the upmost importance to us, we have decided to postpone Blocfest. Although this isn’t yet a directive from authorities, we

Read More »

COVID-19 & Blocfest Update – 16/03/2020

Dear Climbers, We want to assure everyone that we are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and are responding appropriately. We have taken extra precautions around the gym as follows: Increasing cleaning & disinfecting, including regular cleaning of door handles, change

Read More »

Add Variety And Complexity To Your Workouts

Variety Like Nowhere Else If the gym is becoming a little mundane or those occasional group fitness classes aren’t quite motivating you like they used to, it may be time to explore a new activity. Bouldering is a craze that’s

Read More »

Events & Functions At Alpine Indoor Climbing

Why Your Next Event Should Be At Alpine! Organising a school or work event and looking for something a little more memorable and unique? Want an activity that will actually get you and your friends/co-workers/significant others up and moving? Bouldering

Read More »
climbing without a harness

Climbing With No Harness – Is That Safe?

You’re probably familiar with indoor rock climbing. It’s likely you’ve either done it before or know someone who has. Bouldering – the main activity on offer at Alpine – differs to standard indoor climbing in a few key ways; namely,

Read More »
how to get into indoor rock climbing

How To Get Into Indoor Rock Climbing

New to climbing and concerned about the barrier to entry? Worry not! Anyone can start climbing without previous experience – and there’s a good chance your past training and sporting activity will help you transition into climbing. Just about every

Read More »
health benefits of indoor rock climbing

Health Benefits of Indoor Rock Climbing

Rock climbing and bouldering are engaging, high-energy activities, perfect for people of all ages and physical fitness levels. As your skills develop and you start to tackle more difficult climbs, your confidence will grow immensely, increasing your enjoyment of the

Read More »