STORIES

  • 2019 Southern Grit Bouldering Series

    September 4, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    2019 Southern Grit Bouldering Series

    PRESENTED BY REI

    The Southern Grit Bouldering series you know and love is back – bigger and better than ever!

    Round 1 – High Point Climbing And Fitness Chattanooga
    Round 2 – High Point Climbing And Fitness Birmingham
    Round 3 – High Point Climbing and Fitness Huntsville
    Finals – High Point Climbing and Fitness Memphis

    Southern Grit comps are redpoint style bouldering competitions with a three-hour time limit. All ages and abilities are welcome! $45 to compete. with TONS of prizes from our generous sponsors up for grabs! Each round will also have a USAC Bouldering Youth Local. Tentative schedule for Rounds 1-3 below, Round 4 + Finals (USAC National Cup) will differ.

    USAC Youth Local: 11 AM – 2 PM
    Check in: 3 PM
    Rules Meeting: 3:45
    Rounds 1-3 Citizens Comps: 4 PM – 7 PM
    Awards to follow

    Citizens Divisions: Men + Women
    Recreational: V0-V2
    Intermediate: V3-V5
    Advanced: V6-V8
    Open: V8+

    Schedules subject to change. Check out each round’s event page linked above for round-specific details and updates.

  • End of Summer Sale

    September 4, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    End of Summer Membership Sale

    End of Summer Sale!

    Skip the $39 start up fee when you sign up for any Monthly EFT Membership this month!

  • 2019-2020 Student Days

    August 5, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Student Days at High Point Huntsville

    50% off Day Passes for high school and college students every first Thursday September-May. Current class schedule required to receive discount.

  • 2019-2020 Homeschool Days

    August 5, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Homeschool Days at High Point Huntsville

    1/2 price Day Passes and FREE rental gear for homeschoolers and their families! Homeschool Day discounts are available from 8am-3pm the second Monday of the month during the school year (August-May).

  • August Member Movement Clinics

    August 5, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    August Member Movement Clinics at High Point Huntsville

    August 27 • 6 + 7pm

    Take your climbing movement to the next level with new skills and techniques!

    6pm – Beginner/Intermediate

    7pm – Intermediate/Advanced

    Free for members – space is limited for each clinic so stop by the desk soon to save your spot.

  • Belay Bracelets + Group

    July 12, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Belay Bracelets and Climbing Partner Group

    Join our High Point HSV Climb + Belay Facebook group to find and connect with climbing partners.

    To compliment this group, red belay bracelets will be available at the front desk starting this week. Wear a bracelet while you’re climbing at the gym if you’re looking for a climbing partner or don’t mind belaying for someone else. Please make sure your top rope or lead belay certification card is visible on your harness.

    Happy climbing!

  • Meetup | Endurance Comp

    July 4, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    July Endurance Comp

    July 23 • 6:30pm

    Come out and climb as much as you can for our first meetup in Huntsville! Awards accompanied by free pizza, brews, and Piper And Leaf Tea Co.
    *You know the rules, 21+ with valid ID and absolutely NO CLIMBING after beer consumption*

    Categories (all ages)
    – Beginner: 5.6-5.8+
    – Intermediate: 5.9-5.11
    – Advanced: 5.11+-5.13+

    Rules
    – Competitors will climb in teams of 2 and be scored as a team
    – You can only climb within your category, and teammates must compete in the same category
    – Redpoint format, meaning you must complete a route from bottom to top with no falls or takes for the route to be counted, you can attempt the route multiple times
    – Routes outside your category or unfinished routes will not be counted, and completed routes will only be counted once
    – Auto belay, top rope, and lead routes (5ft bonus per completed lead climb) will all be counted, Kid Zone routes will not
    – If you’re working on routes in the lower end of a category, you will compete in the previous category (Ex: if you’re projecting 5.11 you will compete in intermediate, if you’re projecting 5.12 you will compete in advanced)
    – Scores determined by height achieved based on completed routes, route height will be labeled throughout the Rope Room
    – Ties will be broken by number of attempts, then route difficulty

    Score cards can be picked up at the front desk starting at 6pm, rules will begin promptly at 6:30 in the steep area of the Rope Room.

    Free for members

  • Vendor Fair

    July 4, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    July Vendor Fair

    July 17 • 5-9pm

    Join us, Evolv, Friction Labs, Sterling, and Wild Country for a vendor fair!

    20% off Evolv exclusively during the event, and I Love Bacon Truck out front from 6-8pm!

  • Yoga Starts June 4!

    June 4, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Yoga Class Schedule

  • Summer Ping Pong!

    June 3, 2019   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Monday Ping Pong at High Point Huntsville

    Cool down from your Monday climbing sesh with ping pong in the multi-purpose room! Free for members or with Punch Card or Day Pass purchase.