CLIMBING WALL GRAND OPENING

THANKS  FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

  • Climb Base5
  • Evolv
  • The Hive
  • Mad Rock Canada
  • Nesters Market
  • Project Cloverdale
  • Rock Wall Climbing Gym
  • Selects Performance
  • SFSS Climb Club
  • SportClimb BC

GRAND OPENING INFO

  • Tuesday, September 12th 
  • 3:30pm-8:00pm
  • Central Gym - Lorne Davies Complex
  • Free Climbing for ages 6yrs+
  • Food (concession/bbq), draw prizes, demos & more!
  • All ages welcome
*A liability waiver or parent/guardian consent form must be completed by all climbers and will be available at the event.

**We expect a great turn-out and are optomistic we can accommodate everyone interested in climbing.  Please note the number of climbs per person may be limited depending on attendance #'s. 

 

EVENT SCHEDULE

Time Activities
3:30pm Event begins
  Free Climbing begins & continues throughout the Event
  Booths open - SFU Aquatics, Rec Sports, Fitness, SFSS Climb Club, SportClimbBC, Rock Wall Climbing Gym, the Hive, Mad Rock Canada, Evolv and more...
  Draw Prize challenges begin
   
4:45pm Welcome Announcement by Senior Director, SFU Athletics & Rec - Theresa Hanson
  Demo #1 - Belaying 101
  Prize Draws
  Concession Opens - food for purchase
   
5:30pm Demo #2 - Speed Climbs
  Prize Draws
   
6:00pm Prize Draws
   
6:30pm  Demo #3 - Rock Wall Team
  Prize Draws
   
7:00pm Prize Draws
   
7:30pm Demo #4 - Spectator Relay
  Concession closes
   
7:45pm Final Draw - GRAND PRIZE
   
8:00pm Event Ends

*Schedule and demos are subect to change

PRIZES

Grand Prize Pack (valued at approximately $800):

  • SFU Climbing Wall Annual Membership
  • Gri Gri Belay Device
  • Climbing Harness
  • Climbing Shoes
  • Chalk Bag
  • Asics Duffle Bag

General door prizes:

  • Climbing passes & memberships, t-shirts, bags, SFU Recreation gift certificates, belay devices, chalk bags, & more!
 
 

CHALLENGES

Each booth will host a challenge for event guests to participate in for their chance to win draw prize entry ballots.  In addition to booth challenges, there will be several climbing challenges for guests to try too.

Challenge details to come...

 

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Example Challenge - Bouldering Friendship Problem