This March we are planning a whole month of very special workshops and talks.

These workshops are open women+, aged 18+ and registered with us as a boulderer or roped climber. Read on to find out more!

KendalWall – IWD Workshops

Mondays 7.30pm

  • Monday evening- March 4th: Mel – embracing failure details TBC
  • Monday evening – March 11th: Neil Gresham – climb and chat with local legend
  • Monday evening – March 18th: The Pinnacle Club – inspiring, award winning, short film plus Q&A
  • Monday evening – March 25th: Lou Curry and Dr Munro will do a yoga and women’s health talk, creating a comfortable, welcoming space for people to talk and enjoy this peaceful environment.

IWD Sunday Workshops

KendalWall – Full Day 10-6pm on 24th March

A whole wonderful day of informative and fun workshops and a yummy lunch included from Nuria’s Plant Based Kitchen and a social climb as well!

Workshops with special guest coaches as well as Women’s Social regulars Mel, Emily Izzy & Lou Curry. Places are limited and we expect demand to be high, so make sure you bag your spot soon!

£25pp inc entry and lunch

  • Neil Gresham‘Training Room Sesh with Neil Gresh.‘  Just as the title suggests a training room focused workshop with the man that helped develop the “Malham board”, a common tool that many of us use today
  • Esther Foster‘Fear of Falling and tools to implement this’. The wonderful Esther Foster will provide a supportive workshop to help you reclaim control and climb harder. Using physical, emotional and mental techniques that will improve your confidence and trust in yourself, and on the wall.
  • Grace Culling and Mel Adam – ‘Creating Your Own Flow’. Grace, being the only female route setter at Kendal, will be sharing her experience and approach, and the technical and physical problems that route setters can face. Mel will be joining her in this unique environment to help inspire you with creating your own routes using a ‘splatter’ of holds that will be pre drilled to the wall.

PrestonWall – IWD Magic Time special

  • Friday March 8th – To celebrate International Women’s Day we have extended our Magic Time offering to 4 – 8pm.
  • Free gear hire for all women!
  • Why not introduce a female friend to the wonderful world of climbing?

LancasterWall – IWD Workshop Specials

  • International Women’s Day Bouldering Basics March 8th – 6-7pm: A special Women’s+ workshop for those fairly new to bouldering, or those who would like to give it a go. This instructor led hour focuses on safe and efficient use of a bouldering facility. Alongside the safety skills, our instructors will cover the basic principles of efficient climbing movement, helping to accelerate your progress into our wonderful sport. This IWD session is suitable for any Women 18+ of any ability level, but the session will mainly focus on the fundamentals of climbing.
  • International Women’s Day Tech-tastic Workshop March 8th- 7.30-8.30pm: This special workshop run exclusively by Women for Women touching on more intermediate to advanced techniques! Always wanted to toe hook but never knew where to start? Or how about effortlessly Dyno-ing with strength, grace and poise? Head down for a masterclass for one night only!