Team Arkansas – Recreational Climbing Team is a fun alternative to mainstream sports. Climbing can help build self-confidence, problem solving skills, and muscle. This non-competitive team focuses on the skills needed to become a safe lifelong-climber and build an enjoyment of the sport. Team Arkansas’ Recreational Climbing Team program runs for 6 weeks in the spring. Practice is held from 5-7 PM on Mondays or Wednesdays. It is open to climbers from ages 8-17. The cost is $125 for the session and includes rental gear if needed. A full gym membership can be added for an additional $50.
Team Arkansas competitive climbing team is focused on teaching young climbers to advance and improve while still maintaining a fun positive atmosphere. Team members compete at the local level, regional, and divisional level with the opportunity to move on to national competitions through USA climbing. Team Arkansas also enjoys outdoor climbing trips throughout Arkansas. Space on the team is limited, and new members are selected from the recreational team and try-outs in the fall.