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Sat Mar 29 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm
March 29th, 2014 We are proud to present the first Iron Maiden, a women's only bouldering competition! Boulder problems set for women to showcase the strengths and skills of the female climber. $3000 total purse for finalists. Climbing and prizes for all ages and abilities. Registration details at the website. Stay on top of news on the FB page.
Thu Oct 16 - 6:00pm

Mad Rock will be in the house showing off their latest styles in all the sizes. You get to try them on, test them out and fine tune the sizing to make sure your next shoe purchase comes with no regrets!

All sales that day on Mad Rock shoes will be discounted, so you get that too! Sweet!

Tue Nov 18 - 8:00pm

Join us as we welcome Element Brewing Co. for another installment of Pub Night!

Element is in tiny Millers Falls, MA, which just happens to be within a couple of miles of Farley, Rose Ledge, Mormon Hollow and Happy Valley. That's right, there's a microbrewery within shouting distance of all those crags! Come see what they're all about as we sample their beers in our lounge.

Thu Sep 18 - 2:45pm

EPIC Intercollegiate Sleepover at Metrorock! Join college students from around the area for a night of climbing and fun!

There will be yoga, parkour, the challenge course, crate stacking, pj contests, a climbing comp and MOOOORREEEE!!!

Bring your climbing gear or rent at the gym (included in the price) and be ready for adventure. Don't forget your blanket and pillow!

Adult Climbing Team

The Team for Adults is a structured training and climbing program for anyone 18 and over who wants to work on becoming a stronger, more confident climber. We encourage team members to take part in local competitions as a means to set goals and push themselves to achieve but competition is not the goal--improvement and conditioning is.

Training Program

The team will meet for practices on Sunday and Wednesday evenings from 7-10pm. Each practice will include climbing drills, technique instruction, cross training and strength conditioning. We'll follow a program designed to tackle each discipline and cover all aspects of practical training for climbers. By the end of the team year, you'll be stronger, have more power, better endurance and improved technique. 

Team Benefits

Being on the team will enhance your gym membership with the following perks:

Wholesale pricing on shoes
Discounted fees for all MetroRock competitions
Access to Team trips to climbing areas, including weekend trips to local crags and weeklong trips to the New River Gorge and Horsepens. 

About the Coaches

Our coaches come from a variety of competitive and outdoor climbing backgrounds. Head coach Jackie Pettitt is a lead personal trainer at MetroRock, coach of the youth team and competition climber. She has built successful training programs for climbers at all levels and ages. Assistant coaches Alex Hansen and Olivia Metcalf are experienced coaches in our youth programs and accomplished climbers in their own right. Alex is the head youth coach in Newburyport and Olivia has competed for the USA National climbing team as a member of our youth team.

For info on coaching and program matters: Jackie Pettitt- Head Coach

For billing/admin contact: Matt Yosca- Team Coordinator

Team Fees

The team is only open to MetroRock membership holders. The additional team fees cover the cost of training and coaching. The season goes for 8 months from September to May.

Initial Team Deposit (non-refundable): $300

Monthly fees: $125/month, starting in October, totalling 7 payments ($875).

That's $1175 total fees. Seem like a lot? If you consider that you get at least 24 hours of training per month, that works out to about $6/hour, not to mention the discounts and perks!

Quick details
Team is designed for:Beginner to advanced climbers
Days:Wednesdays and Sundays
Dates:Sept 21 - May 20
Times:7 - 10pm
Benefits:
  • Wholesale prices on shoes
  • Extra discounts on gear
  • Discount on comp fees
  • Climbing trips for team members
Costs:$300 deposit + $125/month
Tue Oct 28 - 8:00pm
Pretty Things Beer and Ale Project came by in the Spring for a pub night and they had so much fun they want to come back! It's just a few days before Halloween so let's combine it with our annual costumed climbing night! The theme for costumes this year will be: "PRETTY!" Interpret that as you will but we want to see you climbing in costumes so you can win cool prizes! Since it's a pub night, we'll have the usual beer tasting, pizza eating, post climbing relaxing and chillin' in the lounge. Costume contest and halloween fun are free bonuses!

Virtual Tour

Sun Sep 7 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
We will be hosting a private event from 12:30-3:30 and the gym will be closed to regular traffic at this time. We apologize for the disruption.
Thu Sep 4 - 7:00pm
Learn free running and parkour movement from the pros at Parkour Generations. Class is open to all levels of experience. Through drills and demonstrations, you'll learn to move confidently and accurately over a variety of terrain. This session: 9/4 to 11/20, no class on 9/25. Register for the whole 11 class season: $132 for members/$165 non-members Or drop in as you like: $15 for members/$18 non-members Call or stop at the front desk to sign up.

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