STORIES

  • January Membership Sale

    January 1, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Sign up for any Monthly EFT Membership in January and skip the $39 start up fee! Start enjoying all the perks of a High Point membership like free yoga classes, pro shop discounts, guest passes, and more!

  • Southern Grit Bouldering Series | Round 3 + Finals

    December 7, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Southern Grit Bouldering Series at High Point Climbing and Fitness Birmingham

    REGISTER HERE!

    For the last two years, the Southern Grit was part of USA Climbing’s National Cup Series. This year High Point is raising the bar with the Southern Grit Bouldering Series!

    Rounds one and two are in Chattanooga with the finals comp right here in Bham. Climbers of all ages, abilities, and skill levels are invited to compete in our citizens competition for a podium spot to win gear prizes from our sponsors. 
    • $35 Pre-Register, $45 Week-Of 
    • All competitors will earn a spot to spectate Open Finals for FREE
    • Must pre-register by 12/29/18 to guarantee a comp t-shirt

    Open athletes will be vying for one of the top eight spots to qualify them for Open finals, and a chance to win their share of the $10,000 cash purse!

    Friday, January 11th 2019 – Open Qualifiers
    4:00 PM – Check-In Opens
    5:45 PM – Rules Meeting
    6:00-9:00 PM – Open Qualifiers (spectators welcome)

    Saturday, January 12th 2019 – Citizens Comp
    7:30 AM – Check-In Opens
    8:15 AM – Rules Meeting
    8:30-11:30 AM – Citizens Comp 
    12 PM – AWARDS

    Saturday, January 12th 2019 – Open Finals
    4:00 PM – ISO Opens
    5:30 PM – ISO Closes
    5:45 PM – Rules Meeting
    6:00 PM – Open Finals ($5 to spectate, limited VIP mezzanine access available)
    9:30 PM – AWARDS

  • Winter Membership Sales

    November 7, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    10% off all Prepaid Annual Memberships through December 31st.
    $0 start up fee for all EFT Memberships through December 31st.
    Membership sale offers valid through December 31st.
  • Southern Grit Bouldering Series | Round 2

    October 29, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Southern Grit Bouldering Series at High Point Climbing and Fitness

    November 3rd • High Point Downtown Chattanooga

    For the last two years, the Southern Grit was part of USA Climbing’s National Cup Series. This year High Point is raising the bar. We are creating…

    wait for it…

    THE SOUTHERN GRIT SERIES! This series is a three stop competition bouldering series. Our first two stops are in Chattanooga with our final comp at Birmingham. Top 3 Men and Women in the Open Category at Round 1 and 2 will get a bye into Southern Grit Finals at Birmingham on January 12th and a chance to win the big cash purse!

    Come check out all the awesome new boulder problems that our setters are cooking up. This is a redpoint style bouldering competition. All ages and abilities are welcome. There’s going to be TONS of prizes from our sponsors.

    DETAILS + REGISTRATION

  • REEL ROCK 13!

    October 19, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing

    November 15 • 7:30pm

    Join us as we break out the big screen for REEL ROCK again!

    Year after year the Reel Rock series produces some of the most striking climbing films ever to be released and this year is sure to be no different! 
    We’ll have the Southeastern Climbers Coalition in the house with raffles, too!

    $5 – Members
    $10 – Non-members

    Ticket price includes entry to the screening, FREE Naughty But Nice Kettle Corn Co., and FREE Good People Brewing Company (must be 21+ for the brews). Get yours HERE or at the gym!

  • Member Meetup | Halloween Howl Mini Comp + Party

    October 1, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Halloween Howl at High Point Birmingham

    October 25 • 6-9pm

    Come celebrate Halloween with us at Bham’s spookiest comp yet!

    Join us, the Southeastern Climbers CoalitionAlabama OutdoorsMarco’s Pizza and Good People Brewing Company for a mini HEADLAMP bouldering comp and Halloween party!
    1st place prize winners in each of the following categories:
    – Beginner: V0-V2
    – Intermediate: V3-V5
    – Advanced: V6+
    Bring your own headlamp, or buy one from the Pro Shop for 20% off starting at 5pm!

    Don’t forget to wear a costume for bonus points in the comp and all other Rope Room + Kid Zone games and activities!

    Comp entry free for members. Stay tuned for more details!

  • Introducing Jessi, Birmingham Programs Coordinator

    August 22, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Jessi Reddick
    Jessi has been teaching and coaching climbers since 2008. She holds Climbing Wall Instructor and Single Pitch Instructor certifications from the American Mountain Guides Association and is also a Certified Personal Trainer through NASM.

    Before joining the High Point team, Jessi taught gifted education and socratic seminar for three years in New Mexico Public schools and served as Youth Programs Coordinator at Stone Age Climbing Gym and L’Escalade Climbing.

    Jessi has devoted her energy to teaching people of all ages how to climb, motivated by her belief that climbing is a way to access natural spaces, live a healthy lifestyle, and enjoy a happy and welcoming community. She especially enjoys helping enable youth climbers to develop empathy and responsibility as they grow in both age and strength.

  • Student Days

    August 21, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Student Days at High Point Climbing and Fitness Birmingham

    High school and college students receive a 1/2 price Day Pass with their current class schedule ALL DAY!

  • Fall Homeschool Days

    August 21, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Homeschool Day at High Point Climbing and Fitness Birmingham

    August 23, September 13, October 11, November 8, December 6

    8am-3pm

    Half price Day Passes and FREE Gear Package rentals for homeschoolers and their families! All ages and abilities can participate. Challenge yourself in a unique and exciting environment!

    Everyone, including parents/chaperones, must fill out a facility waiver. Anyone under 19 must have a waiver completed by their parent or legal guardian. Waivers can be filled out at the gym or online in advance on our website homepage.

  • Member Meetup | Tie-Dye Night

    August 21, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing
    Tie-Dye Member Meetup at High Point Birmingham

    September 27 • 6pm

    What better way to celebrate September than with food, community, and one of a kind tie-dye t-shirts!

    Bring a food/snack item to contribute to the Party Room feast, and we’ll bring the beer!

    We’ll have free High Point t-shirts for members to tie-dye outside, with both youth and adult sizes available! Bring the family and come get crafty with us!