Phone: 01364 644499

Dart Rock Youth Team

Run by Mountain Training accredited National Climbing Coaches in Devon

Dart Rock Youth Team Selection

Next Selection Date: 16th of September 2018, 12.30pm-2.30pm.  £6.00 per applicant, booking essential - 

Applicants must be born between 2002-2011 for the 2019 British Mountaineering Council Youth Climbing Series (BMC YCS)  as per Youth E to Youth A Categories below.  Similarly, applicants must be climbing French sport 5 or above, and for Youth C -  experience lead climbing/belaying is desirable.

Youth E - 2010-2011

Youth D - 2008-2009

Youth C - 2006-2007

Youth B - 2004-2005

Youth A - 2002-2003

 Older participants born in 2000 to 2001 might be considered for Junior Catergories for 2019 British Mountaineering Council British Bouldering Championships (BMC BBC) & the British Mountaineering Council British Lead & Speed Climbing Championships (BMC BLCC & BMC BSCC), similarly adult catergories may also be considered - email for details.

Please note that our youth team is a coaching session not an instructional session, as such it is desirable for applicants to have experience belaying & tying on to the harness appropriately, & climbing at French sport 5 or above.  For Youth C - A, lead climbing experience is desirable - for instructional sessions please refer to our kids clubs, skills courses and climb schools.   Those already on the team are expected to attend.

We are very proud to be able to offer professional training and advice for our Youth Climbing Team. For several years we have been running a youth competition team who make the most of our highly experienced and nationally accredited coaches to improve their climbing and take part in national climbing competitions.

Our coaches are accredited by Mountain Training UK as Rock Climbing Instructors, Climbing Wall Development Instructors and National Climbing Coaches for lead climbing activities.  Similarly, our coaches are also members of the Mountain Training Association - demonstrating the benefits of ongoing experience & enhanced skills with current good practice by attending mandatory continued professional development.   Likewise, our coaches have attended British Mountaineering Council, UK Coaching, Sport Leaders UK & Blind Sports UK coach education workshops such as;

FUNdamental of Movement

FUNdamentals of Technique

FUNdamentals of Advanced Technique

Physical Training for Climbing

Advanced Phyisical Training for Climbing

Route Setting

Coaching Children

Nutrition for Climbers

Safeguarding & Protecting Children in Sport

Inspiring Positive Behaviour in Sport

How to Coach: Plan, Do, Review

Discover Coaching

Coaching People with Visual Impairment

Employing Coaches

Sports Leadership

Dart Rock youth climbing team compete at Bristol




Special prices and unique sessions can be arranged.

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Why not just GO! CLIMB! ? Our unique session enables everyone to get climbing. no experience or booking required, our amazing automatic belay systems get you up the tallest walls and our bouldering fun will surely give you the climbing bug. Available at both walls. Just Clip and Climb!

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Birthday Parties

Birthday parties at Dart Rock are great fun and we run them as required. With three party options we are sure we will have the ideal party package for you! Call us to book

Birthday Parties

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Our mobile wall

Our mobile climbing wall is an excellent addition to any event. We can supply the wall, equipment and instructors to add a fun and exciting element to school fetes, special events, music festivals. Call us for prices and requirements

Mobile Climbing Wall

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Special prices and unique sessions can be arranged. Why not call the centre to create your groups experience! 01364 644499

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