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5 Reasons to take your climbing outside this summer

Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in Dihedral Dialogues, Inspiration | 0 comments

5 Reasons to take your climbing outside this summer

Ah yes, the joys of real stone. From the dark basalt columns of the Columbia River Gorge, to the blazing granite peaks of the high Sierra, each type of rock is different. In turn each rock type offers it’s own unique experience. The feel of real stone on your fingertips. The way textured rock sticks to your shoes oh so nicely. The look of the evening sunlight painting the wall during the day’s final hours. The look, feel, and experience of real stone is something that cannot be mimicked. It must be experienced firsthand.

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HIRING: Studio Manager

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Featured, Job Postings | 0 comments

HIRING: Studio Manager

Have a passion for yoga that you want to share with others? Do you enjoy working on a team of healthy and active individuals? Are you ready to take a leadership role with your practice and build a thriving program in a brand new studio? If you answered yes to all of these, we would love to see your application for the Studio Manager position at Portland Rock Gym!

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Summer Specials!

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Featured, Gym Deals | 0 comments

Summer Specials!

Take advantage of our great Summer deals! Keep up your climbing at a discount this June and July.

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Injury Prevention Clinic with Dr. Jared Vagy 

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Gym Events, How To, Injury Prevention | 0 comments

Just in time, as your body is probably feeling pretty worked from tackling your spring season goals! This clinic will teach you how to identify the weaknesses that are keeping you from climbing safely and at your true potential. You will use innovating resistance band exercises that mirror climbing positions and strengthen the muscles necessary to climb harder and prevent injury.

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Summer Indoor + Outdoor Climbing Camp

Posted by on Apr 10, 2015 in Featured, Youth | 0 comments

Summer Indoor + Outdoor Climbing Camp

Looking to spice your child’s summer? Add some climbing to their long list of activities! Our camps offer an opportunity to grow and develop physically and mentally. Campers can experience climbing both indoors and outdoors. Learn more today!

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Spring Cleaning Sale

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Gym Deals | 0 comments

Spring Cleaning Sale

Take advantage of our fabulous Spring Cleaning Sale! One great deal for April and another for May! Don’t miss your opportunity to save.

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2015 Guiding Season

Posted by on Mar 8, 2015 in Destinations, Featured, Gym Events, Local Climbing, Youth | 0 comments

2015 Guiding Season

2015 Guiding Season is finally here, and we’ve got tons is store like Outdoor lead climbing and introduction to outdoor climbing classes, Trad climbing essentials, Anchor cleaning and rappel basics, The art of crack climbing, Kids outdoor adventure camps, Our weekly Gym To Crag outdoor series, and so much more!

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The Art of Falling

Posted by on Mar 8, 2015 in Gym Events, Training | 0 comments

The Art of Falling

A course designed to get both climber and belayer more comfortable with the idea of falling on lead and catching leader falls safely. Join us on Saturday, April 18th or Sunday, April 19th, 1-4PM for this 1-day clinic. Contact us to sign up now!

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HIRING: Head Coach/Setter

Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in Job Postings | 0 comments

We are looking to hire a HEAD COACH/SETTER! Coaching for the Portland Rock Gym requires strong managerial skills as well as leadership, communication and empathy. Setting requires the ability to work with a team and accept constructive feedback. This position will require commitment and diligence to succeed in lifting the competition team to new heights and keeping the climbing at the Portland Rock Gym excellent.

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Advanced Rock Training: Women’s Edition

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Training | 0 comments

Advanced Rock Training: Women’s Edition

Thursdays in April with former competitive climber, Emily Korth. Learn women-specific training and technique in a motivating and supportive atmosphere.

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