School Year (September 4 through May 30)
Two Options for Team in 2018/2019:
Tuesday Rec Team 5:30pm-7:00pm
Wednesday Rec Team 5:30pm-7:00pm
$95/month for non-members*
$40/month for current Roca members
*price includes a full month of climb team along with a membership to the gym, including all gear rentals
Summer (June-August): First practice starts Tuesday, June 5, 2018!
Practice: Tuesday 6:00-7:30pm
Cost: $95/month for non-members*
$40/month for current members
Please call the gym (507.218.1500) to see if there are spots available!
What is Rec Team?: Recreational climbing team is developed to introduce your child to the sport of rock climbing in a fun and relaxed, but structured environment! Whether your child is looking to pursue climbing as a leisurely activity or as a competitive sport, this team will give them a solid foundation to build upon!
What do Rec Climbers Learn?: Our team focuses on learning a wide variety of skills required to become a proficient climber. Each week, the team will focus on drills, workouts, and climbing-related activities and games.
Team Benefits: Your child receives full membership to the gym with all member benefits and rental gear while enrolled in Team. Your child will be eligible to get a 40% discount (+$5 shipping charge) on Scarpa shoe purchases.
Holiday Practice Policy: On certain Holidays and no school days; Roca may be closed, cancel practice, or have optional practices throughout the year. Some of those dates include the following Holidays: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day. Optional practice days include; Spring Break and Winter Break (check with your coach on the specific days, as they change from year to year).
Winter Weather Policy: When Rochester Public Schools cancel school and/or afterschool activities, Roca will also cancel our team practices. Your child has a full membership to the facility, so our coaches, while they hate to miss a practice, encourage all team members to come to the gym and practice on their own (with a parent chaperone) that week as often as possible. We don’t have any make-ups available due to our teams being full on other days. If there is a pattern where an entire team is losing multiple practice days within a given month due to winter weather, Roca will host a make-up practice for that team. Thank you for understanding!
Missed Practice Policy: If your climber misses a practice we do not have any make-ups times available due to our other teams being full. As coaches we do not like seeing kids missing practices, so we encourage the climber to come in on their own time to make up for their lost practice time. To aid with this, the coaches have put together some practice material that can be found on the climb team information wall in the facility.