STORIES

  • Friend-uary

    February 3, 2020   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Happy Friend-uary High Point climbers!

    Between February 14th and 29th, members will receive one free guest pass per day for any friend. This includes guests who have been to the gym before!

  • Intro Team

    January 8, 2020   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Introducing the newest addition to our Non-Competitive High Point Teams: Intro Team!

    Intro Team is a fun way for young children ages 4 to 6 years old to be introduced to the world of climbing. Children will learn movement variety and introductory climbing skills through fun and games with our coaches! Coach to athlete ration is 1:3. Intro team will meet once per week for one hour. Unlike our other teams, Intro Team will require only a 4-week commitment.

    If you are interested in signing up, please contact our Programs Coordinator at [email protected]

  • Merry Sendmas Challenge

    December 9, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    It’s our final Member Meetup of the decade!

    We’ll be hosting a holiday-themed endurance challenge for both youths and adults! Come and max out on how many feet you can climb. Our youth event will take place from 5-7 pm and adults from 5-8pm.

    Climbers are encouraged to wear holiday attire – socks, tanks, tees, whatever! In order to participate in the raffle, climbers must submit a challenge card AND be wearing festive attire.

    To wrap up the night, bring a dish and stay for a holiday potluck!

  • EFT Membership Special

    December 5, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Stop in and apply for a new EFT Membership! Start up fees for new EFT Memberships are being waived — woo!

  • Gift Card Special

    November 25, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Give The Gift of Climbing This Year! 

    This holiday season High Point is giving back to you! Stop in and purchase a gift card for friends and family and receive free High Point gear!

    $75 or more –  free Nalgene

    $100 or more – free logo t-shirt

    $200 or more – free logo hoodie

    * Offer only applies to in-store purchases and cannot be combined for multiple free High Point gifts. 

  • Matt Fultz at High Point Bham

    November 22, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Come hang out at High Point and meet climbing guru Matt Fultz!

    Matt is a professional boulderer originally from Idaho. In the past year he has completed multiple V15 boulders and 5.14d sport climbs! He is known for his dynamic and powerful style, which he utilizes in competitions as well as outdoors. He has made Open National Cup Bouldering finals multiple times as well as many professional events!

    Matt will be hosting a climbing session starting at 5pm on December 9, followed by a presentation with Q&A at 7pm – so make sure to put this on your calendar and come join us for a fun night!

  • Student Days

    October 20, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Join us every Friday for 50% off Day Passes with your current class schedule – ALL DAY!

    Student Day applies to high school + college students
    Friday hours: 6am-10pm

    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.

  • 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.

  • Fall Homeschool Days

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

    September 5, October 3, November 7, December 5

    10am-4pm

    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.

  • Intro to Climbing Clinics

    July 31, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Intro to Climbing Clinics at High Point Birmingham

    Every 1st + 3rd Thursday • 6:30pm

    Are you a new member just dipping your toes into the wide world of climbing? Let us help you learn the basics!

    Sign up for any Intro to Climbing clinic to learn basic jargon, hold types, foot and body positioning, contact and gear overview and fitting. We’ll also walk you through the climbing progression process in the gym and how to take the next steps!

    Free for members. Space is limited – sign up by phone or at the front desk to save your spot!