Learn how to tie 6 of the best basic knots

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  • Date
    Thursday, 16 January, 2020
  • Time
    From 05:30 pm to 07:00 pm EST
  • Organizer
    MEC Toronto
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC Toronto
    300 Queen Street West
    Toronto, ON

In this clinic, participants will be introduced to knots that have basic applications in camping and climbing. Outdoor adventurer, climber and #mecstaffer, Matt M., will take you through the twists and turns in this fun and skill building session. 

Please register below to secure your spot - this is one of our most popular clinics. Since it is hands-on, there are limited supplies that registered participants will get to practice tying knots with. 

Participants will learn how to tie the following knots, time permitting:

  • Sheet Bend
  • Square Knot
  • Clove Hitch
  • Bowline
  • Figure Eight
  • Trucker’s Hitch

Participants will also learn about:

  • Static versus dynamic rope
  • How ropes are tested and measured
  • Different kinds of rope on the market
  • Care, Cleaning and Retirement of a rope

Please register at the link below. The clinic will take place on the second floor in our community hub area known as Basecamp. 

Weren't able to register? When this clinic reaches capacity, if all registered participants do not arrive by the clinic start time, you might be able to participate using the materials.  Check with the clinic leader. New sessions of this clinic take place at least once per month.

Questions? Please contact us at 416-340-2667