Early registration is still open but slots are filling up quickly. Stop by or give us a call at 212-563-7001 to register and secure your free Ascent of the Dead T-shirt.
Just a reminder on the details:
$25 in advance
$30 at the door
Get $10 back if you compete dressed up as a Zombie. Your zombie costume/face paint adequacy will be determined by the discretion of MPHC management. Face paint, tattered clothes and a wicked limp are all a plus.
Registration/Zombie-Facepainting will start at noon, the comp itself will go from 1-4pm. As usual, we'll hustle to give you the results as fast as possible, we'll present prizes to the winning competitors in each category and then it's on to the after party at Lansdowne Road.
Important: Climbing Gym Closed!
Please note that due to the preparation for the comp, we will be closed Thursday Feb 7th and Friday Feb 8th. Saturday the 9th climbing will be open strictly for competitors.
We will resume normal business hours on Sunday Feb 10th, however there will be only be bouldering.
From MPHC's latest newsletter:
Sign up for annual Climbing Gym membership any time in January and it will only you cost you $750 for twelve full months. Sign up any time in December, and you get the very special, even more discounted, price of $695
Dec 6th: MPHC will close at 9pm for a staff function. [Note: as a result Yoga for Climbers will be held from 8:00pm-8:45pm]
Dec 24th: MPHC will close at 6pm
Dec 25th: CLOSED for Christmas Day
Dec 31st: MPHC will close at 6pm
Jan 1st: CLOSED for New Years Day
December Clinic Schedule:
Tuesdays 7-9pm - Women's Movement Clinic
Scheduled to open in early spring 2013 in Long Island City, NYC's climbers are about to get a massive new climbing gym with the Cliffs at Long Island City.
The people behind the gym the Cliffs at Valhalla are working with Walltopia to create over 30,000 square feet of climbing, which will make it one of the largest climbing gyms in the US. The announcement on their website also includes:
- The ability to accommodate 500 climbers at one time
- Massive top-out bouldering
- A full fitness areas with cardio and free weights
- Full fitness bathrooms with showers
- Mega 60’ leads with up to 35’ of overhang
- Crack Climbing
- Cutting edge wall design and materials: including 3D curved walls and LED inset lighting
- Full retail store
Classes are free with your paid admission to climbing gym.
Gear Clinics with Bob
Want to start climbing outside?
Don't know anything about the gear?
Bob Conz will take his years of wisdom and teach you everything you need to know to have a fun and safe climbing experience.
Wednesday, June 6th, Building Anchors
Wednesday June 20th, Escaping the Belay
Women's Bouldering Clinic
One time only - Come Crush with Renée!
Sun 6/10, 6pm-8pm
Women's Movement Clinic Every Tuesday 7-9pm
Co-Ed Movement Clinic Every Friday 7-9pm