Category: Single Pitch Award

Top roping for SPA assessment

Top roping is an important (and often neglected) part of the group climbing experience. It is a great addition to bottom roping and can help give your group a full and varied day.

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Bottom roping for SPA assessment

The rigging for bottom rope set-ups for group climbing is not that different from setting up a releasable abseil, top rope, or belay at the top of a lead climb – they all need bombproof protection and equalised anchors.

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Lead climbing for SPA assessment

You’ll already have a number of lead climbs, outdoors, with leader placed protection, under your belt. Now the fun part of SPA begins – getting out on the crags climbing.

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