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All climbers, regardless of age and experience (novice or competent) are required to complete a registration form. You can speed things up by completing the form online before you come in.
Step 1: Which form is right for you?
Step 2: Watch the bouldering safety video. This is required for Bouldering Only members. If you would like to enrol in a supervised bouldering session book onto our Discover Bouldering course.
Step 3: Fill out the registration form and complete the email verification.
Step 4: Finalise the registration process at Reception on your next visit. We will keep your form on our system for 60 days. You will need to renew your registration every three years. You can upgrade your registration status at any time, for free.
Bouldering Safety Induction Video
I'm already registered at The Castle, do I need to complete this form?
Yes- we have changed entry systems and everyone must complete the new registration process. In accordance with industry guidelines, we will be asking all climbers to re-register every three years.
I'd like to purchase a payment plan or bulk buy- how do I do this?
You can do this at Reception.
Will I need to pass an assessment when I've arrived at the centre?
It is up to you to declare your competence for unsupervised roped climbing. If you're not sure, then you probably shouldn't be climbing unsupervised. You can still complete the registration form, but you may be restricted to Bouldering Only. Remember that you can upgrade your registration at any time, for free so once you have learned the skills required (belaying, tying in and putting on a harness) you can register for Unsupervised Roped Climbing.
How can I learn how to put on a harness, belay and tie in?
It's been a while since I've climbed. I'm not sure exactly how to to tie in and belay anymore. What are my options?
I was a bouldering only member, but would now like to register as a roped climbing member. Do I need to pass an assessment?
No, but you do need to complete the Registration form again so that we have the most current information available.
What if I've completed the wrong form or made a mistake?
Just fill in the form again correctly and let us know when you get to Reception that there may be multiple forms on the system. We'll delete the incorrect ones.
I'm an Under 18 assessed climber - how do I get a membership card?
Just come to reception and we will add you to the new entry system and assign you a new card and take your photo once all your forms are complete.
I'm a novice climber with several supervisors (eg a child with both parents as supervisors)
You will need to complete one form for each novice/supervisor combination- this will be kept on our system for three years. When you and your supervisor come in, just let us know who is supervising you that day.
My details have changed- how do I inform you?
Either let Reception know next time you come in or you can complete a Registration form again and email us to let us know that your details have changed. The information on the new form will be transferred to your record.
I'm not sure if I have a relevant medical condition.
Does your medical condition potentially affect your ability to keep yourself and others safe? If so, are you able to manage it so that you are not putting yourself or others at risk? If you want a chat about how your condition may affect your ability to climb unsupervised, just give us a call or drop us an email- ask for the Duty Manager. All conversations will be treated sensitively and in confidence.
Do you have any other questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we may add your question to our list.
So we've decided to have a Halloween themed UV fancy dress party!
Saturday 24th October - from 3pm
9pm - 1am: A mix of UV lights, funky costumes & amazing Halloween decor this promises to be a huge party with DJ's & licensed bar
Sunday 18th October - from 2pm
Top rock climbers James Pearson & Caroline Ciavaldini will be running masterclasses before presenting a special screening of Redemption: The James Pearson story. More information available on our Events Page