Kalymnos Beginner’s climbing course
Kalymnos climbing season had a strange-start this year because of corona. The beginning of the October had an amazing kick start with an amazing group of climbers who came on Kalymnos for first and…tenth time!
Massimo the most experienced climber,Abby, Katie, Katrine, and Hannah, thank for your good energy! Such an amazing moment having you all on this climbing course on Kalymnos.
To spend such a nice week with all of you guys make me grateful to be climbing instructor and share my passion with you. We climbed to 5 different climbing sectors and tried many different styles of climbing , everyone was leading and enjoying the great quality of rock.
The kalymnos climbing schedule we followed:
Day 1: Morning climbing at Afternoon climbing are, evaluation of the group and working on basic exercises to work o footwork and body placement, balance and technique. Asses safety protocols and rules for belaying and climbing outdoors
Day2: Odysee climbing area
Day3: Sea Breeze with outstanding views on the turquoise water of Arginonta beach.
Day4: Rest day
Day5: Arhi climbing sector.
Day 6: Arginonta valley, first lead climbing for some climbers ! very excited and some more difficult top ropes to push the limits in the uncomfort zone
The best of all was the ambiance and great energy of this group. I really enjoyed your motivation and love for nature and climbing !
Climbing on Kalymnos is a must, it brings the best out of you . Hopefully see you and climb with you again.