Our “Geckos” program is aimed for children between 5 and 10 years of age and runs on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 7:30am to 10am for Urban’s Kids Program ONLY! At this time on Saturdays and Sunday’s, we are open exclusively to cater for our primary school aged climbers. This term-length program is designed specifically for youngsters. Through climbing-oriented games and exercises, participants are taught skills which will not only assist with climbing development, but also enhance their mental acuity and physical capabilities.
Goannas (10-14years) either Saturday or Sunday
For children that are making the transition from primary school to high school we have our Goannas program. This course runs on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 7:30am to 10am. This course is designed to give children the basic understanding of climbing and fitness so they are ready to make the move onto the Spiders program at age 14.
Lots of fun and produces some fantastic climbers!
Participants are taught to belay, but are only allowed to belay in class until they turn 13 yrs.
Spiders (aged 14-17) Saturday + either Tuesday or Wednesday
For under 18s Urban Climb has its famous Spiders climbing program. Climbing is a fantastic sport for boys and girls, developing the body in strength and flexibility in a balanced way. Climbing also challenges the brain to overcome problems and deal with various emotions, from working as a team through to dealing with heights. Spiders is a fantastic sport for a developing adult. Spider’s has 4 different levels which run on Saturday and another class either on Tuesday or Wednesday, so double check the times:
– Spider’s Purple: 10:30 to 12:30PM (beginner)
– Spider’s Green: 10:30 to 12:30PM (Intermediate)
– Spider’s Red: 1:00 to 3:00PM (Advanced)
– Spider’s Black: 12:30-3:00PM (Going Pro)
– Red and Black: 4:30 to 6:30 PM – Tuesday
– Purple and Green 4:30 to 6:30 PM – Wednesday
Youth Squad (17+ Youth Competition Training) Friday + Tuesday
Our head youth coach Dan Gordan and other team coaches select members of this team with a view and aim to push and motivate these young elite athletes to their limits. Members of this team have competed at national and international level competitions representing Queensland and Australia.
Our children’s programs are some of the most highly regarded and popular in Australia.
To find out more, add your name to the waitlist here and we’ll contact you.