• Joe Fratianni

October Multi-Pitch Courses & Guiding


kalymnosprimalclimb.com and the Kalymnos Adventure Center team up to offer multi-pitch courses and guiding in October!

Multi-Pitch Basic Course — Session 1 (3 Days)

Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday, 16.,17., & 18. October 2017

Multi-Pitch Basic Course — Session 2 (3 Days)

Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday, 23.,24. & 25. October 2017

Course Content

climbing as a two-person rope team - function and communication

constructing belay anchors properly and safely

belaying partner from above: with and without a belay device

rope management

rappelling

emergency situations — partner assistance, dropped gear, retreating from route, etc.

planning evaluating multi-pitch climbs

equipment and material information

multi-pitch practice and training on two-pitch routes

climbing one of the many multi-pitch routes on Kalymnos or Telendos

The Multi-Pitch Basic Course takes you from single-pitch sport climbing to learning all the fundamental elements needed to climb multi-pitch sport routes with 110% confidence and security

Course Fee

€325,— per participant, maximum number of participants is 4

Additional Opportunities for Multi-Pitch Climbing

Multi-Pitch Guiding — lets you experience hassle-free ascents of an appropriately chosen route, thereby allowing you, or you and your partner, to focus on the approach, climb and descent with problem-free security

Options include the multiple routes on Kalymnos and Telendos ranging in difficulty from 5c to 6b+ and in length from 110 to 265 meters.

Guiding Fee

Costs range from €180,— to €300,— with a maximum of 2 participants, guiding fee is based on objective and number of participants

Supervised Multi-Pitch Training — Perhaps you and your partner want to climb one of the wonderful multi-pitch routes on Kalymnos or Telendos, yet there is a bit of nagging uncertainty. Supervised guiding allows that you and your partner climb the route of your dreams independently but with oversight so that every step is checked and if needed corrected to have absolute security and safety. This is a way to climb a multi-pitch route with supervision and the benefit of assistance when and if needed.

Guiding Fee

As above, costs range from €180,— to €300,— with a maximum of 2 participants, guiding fee is based on objective and number of participants

Book your spot by contacting me directly or when on Kalymnos directly at Kalymnos Adventure Center

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