Date: 5th June 2019

Academy Trials Day

From September 2019, Durham Climbing Centre will be offering more weekly coaching sessions to Academy Members each week.

We are holding an Academy Trials Day for new and existing Academy members to come along to try out for the Durham Climbing Centre Development and Performance Squads. The Academy Trial Day will take place on Sunday 30th June 1pm - 4pm. The cost to attend is normal entry fee.

In order to try out for the team, please ensure your child is willing and able to meet the following criteria:

Existing member of Durham Climbing Centre Academy


  • Currently climbing 3 times weekly / committed to climbing 3 times weekly

  • Currently top-rope / lead climbing / aspiring to learn to top-rope / lead climb

  • Already competing in climbing competitions regionally / nationally or aspiring to compete regionally / nationally

  • Willing to travel to other parts of the country, and on weekends to attend competitions and coaching sessions

  • Able to attend coaching sessions at times stated below:

Weekly Timetable


Development Squad 5.30pm – 6.30pm

Performance Squad 6.30pm – 8pm


Development Squad 5.30pm – 6.30pm

Performance Squad 6.30pm – 8pm


Performance Squad 6.00pm – 7pm

Monthly Cost

Option of -

£60.00 p/month for coaching only or

£80.00 for coaching + unlimited entry to DCC.

Payment due 1st of every month by monthly standing order to Durham Climbing Centre. First payment due 1st September 2019.

How to book Academy Trials Day

Places must be booked in advance. Please email [email protected] to book a place.

Hayley McKenna Manager