Ski Shop

Introduction to Ski/Board Maintainance

Learn to wax and tune the edges on your skis or board. Bring your own gear if you want to practice on it! Wax is included in the price of the clinic.

Cost:

$5. Includes wax.

Date:

February 24th 6:00-8:00pm 

OR

March 3 6:00-8:00pm

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Advanced Ski/Board Maintainance

Learn to P-tex, Base Weld, and use epoxy to repair your skis/board. Bring your own gear if you want to practice on it! P-Tex and epoxy is included in the price of the clinic.

Cost:

$5. Includes materials.

Date:

March 2nd 6:00-8:00pm 

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Bike Shop

Bike Maintainance Clinics

We will be offering a series of bike maintainance trainings during the month of April that will cover common repairs.  Check out our schedule below!  You may sign up for clinics individually or sign up for the whole series for a discounted rate. 

Replacing chains: 4/6 8-9 am
Adjusting rim brakes: 4/8 8-9 am
Replacing cables and housing: 4/13 8-9 am
Derailleurs: 4/15 8-9:30 am
Disc brake pads replacement and adjustment: 4/20 8-9 am
Bleeding disc brakes: 4/22 8-9 am
Truing wheels: 4/27 8-9 am

 

Cost:

$5. Includes materials. 

Date:

See above

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Outdoor Recreation Center

Avalanche Rescue Clinics

Learn to use an avalanche beacon and probe for the first time or refresh your skills and get some focused coaching with Outdoor Recreation Program staff on hand. All equipment provided, but feel free to bring your own gear to get more familiar with it.

Cost: $5. Receive a credit for a free avalanche safety package rental ($9 value) with completion. 

Thursdays, January 23 to February 27, 5-6pm meeting at the Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St. 

*Please arrive 15 minutes early if you need to borrow equipment! 

Intro to Cross-Country Ski Clinics

Spend an hour learning to ski with our Outdoor Recreation Instructors! Both classic and skate skiing clinics are avaliable, 5$ per clinic, on Tuesdays 11:30-12:30am. This is a great opportunity to gain more knowledge on the timeless sport and enjoy beautiful local trails. Intermediate clinics are also offered for those eager for more.

Cost: $5.

Tuesdays, January 21 to February 11, 11:30am-12:30pm meeting at the Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.

*Please arrive 15 minutes early if you need to borrow equipment! 

Intermediate Cross-Country Ski Clinics

Expand your knowledge in the world of XC skiing! Both skating and classic clinics are offered. Whether you have skied for a while and wish to brush up on your technique, or are fresh off our beginner clinics and ready for the next step, our instructors are excited to show you the ropes. Each clinic is an hour and half long and meets at the Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.

Cost:

$10

Dates:

Tuesday, Feb 18, 10:00am-11:30am: Classic

Tuesday, Feb. 25,10:00am-11:30am: Skate

*Please arrive 15 minutes early if you need to borrow equipment! 

Climbing Wall

Technical Skills Development Clinics

Improve your technical climbing knowledge and meet new people in a series of hands-on clinics. Learn about a variety of topics, from belaying to advanced rescue.

Dates:

February 3rd Toprope Belaying
February 4th and 6th: Lead Climbing & Belaying (2-part clinic)-Previous attendance of Toprope Belaying clinic and/or toprope belay certification from Spire required.
February 18th & 20th: Anchor Building (2-part clinic)-Previous attendance of Toprope Belaying & Lead Climbing and Belaying clinics and/or toprope and lead certifications from Spire required.
March 3rd & 5th: Advanced Anchors (2-part clinic)-Pre-requisite of Anchor Building Clinic required. 
March 31st & April 2nd Top-Managed Anchors (2-part clinic)-Pre-requisite of Advanced Anchors Clinic required. 
April 14th &16th Advanced Rescue (2-part clinic)-Pre-requisite of Top-Managed Anchors Clinic required. 

Time:

All clinics run from 6:30-8:30pm. 

Cost (per clinic):

$10 for Toprope Belaying. $30 for all 2-part clinics.
$120 for entire series. 
 

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Movement Clinics

Learn climbing technique while meeting other climbers in a relaxed and fun setting! Clinics will focus on a different climbing movement theme each month. Beginner climbers welcome.

Dates and times:

February 11th, March 24th, April 21st, 6:30-8:30pm at the MSU climbing wall

Cost:

$10 per clinic

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