Map of Climbing gyms as places & potential places of Therapy

Map of Climbing gyms as places & potential places of Therapy

We now have linked to the Climbing Business Journal’s Map, of all U.S. climbing gyms, located at the very bottom of our home page.  The intent here is to allow any person who wants to climb to know where the closest gym is located with hours and phone. We have...
Mark Wellman’s ARC-Harness, 4:1 Climbing system

Mark Wellman’s ARC-Harness, 4:1 Climbing system

This system is the Mack-daddy of adaptive ascending systems.  Watch the instructional video .  It  allows a partial mobility quadriplegic, or someone with high mass and limited strength to climb-to-the-top.  Every Body Climbs.  While the system is pricey, it allows...
Lebanon Valley College Doctoral Research in Physical Therapy DPT

Lebanon Valley College Doctoral Research in Physical Therapy DPT

Sponsored by Climbnasium and Inspired by Above Limits, tonight was the first of four Tuesdays where 4 doctoral students each earning his/her DPT, and 9 undergrads studying early childhood development and 2 faculty are working with and studying 12 kids with Autism....
Climbing Slabs at Rock Gyms

Climbing Slabs at Rock Gyms

We continue to facilitate the inclusionary and therapeutic aspect of climbing gyms in general.  All a rock gym needs is (1) an attitude of inclusion, (2) an employee with compassion and (3) a low angle slab or overhanging anchor with a gri-gri, ascender and pulley....