MEC Spring Time Climb Event

  • Date
    Thursday, 16 May, 2019
  • Time
    From 06:00 pm to 08:45 pm UTC
  • Organizer
    MEC Halifax
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    1550 Granville Street
    Halifax, NS

Join MEC for an free evening of climbing celebration at the Halifax Store

Come talk to our experts about what knowledge and gear you need to get outside and go all out! Enter to win draw prizes and receive 10% off all in-store purchases just for showing up.  Learn about climbing programs, the gear you need to get started, places you can climb in Nova Scotia and more! 

Climbing shoes need a revival? Cruel Shoes will be in attendance to chat about shoe care and of course, be available to take in your shoes for repair and resoling!  Check out their website for prices and more information 

Climb Nova Scotia will be available to talk about the NEW Guidebook, and how to get your copy as well as chatting about upcoming events like Introductory courses and of course, Boulderfest! 

East Peak Climbing have information available about the new gym opening at the old Oxford theater in Fall 2019 along with some giveaways! 

Seven Bays Bouldering will be hosting a Grip competition, come test your strength for the chance to win some awesome prizes! 

Raffle prizes supplied by MEC, The North Face, Black Diamond, and more. 

 

Time

MEC Spring Climb Celebration

6:00pm-8:15pm

Pinch Strength Competition with Seven Bays Bouldering

6:30pm-7:30pm

Introduction to Climbing clinic  - Register Here

7:35pm

Climbing Shoe Demo/Fitting guide 

7:50pm

Taking care of your shoes and when to resole with Cruel Shoes

8:00pm

Outdoor climbing Q+A with Climb Nova Scotia

8:30pm Draw Prize & Grip Strength Awards

 

Browse some of our beginner climbing gear HERE now!

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