REI Presents Pretty Strong for Women's Climbing Day at NJ Rock Gym
REI Presents: Pretty Strong at New Jersey Rock Gym
Time to Climb, New Jersey Rock Gym & REI have partnered together to bring you an awesome day of climbing for International Women's Day!
We will also be premiering the Newest climbing film to come out PRETTY STRONG by the Never Not Collective - a climbing film about women, produced by women, and for everyone.
About the Film: From 5.13 big walls in Yosemite to 5.14 sport climbs in Mexico to V14 boulder problems in Colorado, Pretty Strong follows eight of the worlds strongest female climbers as they explore new climbing areas, send hard projects, and push the boundaries of the sport and themselves. Putting badass ladies front and center, this film is about some of the best climbers in the world some you know, some you dont doing what they do best: crushing hard rock climbs. Your palms will sweat from the dizzying heights, your imagination will expand with the breathtaking landscapes, and your motivation will soar from the determination and try-hard of these strong women. The climbers featured include Nina Williams, Katie Lambert, Daila Ojeda, Hazel Findlay, and more.
We will also be playing the Film Young Women Who Crush, a film about Mentorship, community, and nature convene in the Shawangunk Mountains to reveal the transformative power of outdoor rock climbing in the lives of 18 captivating New York City youth.
Film Seating starts at 5:30 PM
Films Screening starts at - 6:00 PM
Film: $15 adv $20 Day of Show
New Jersey Rock Gym
Time to Climb
Young Women Who Crush is our Non-Profit Partner for the event!
ALL WORKSHOPS ARE $10 Each. The $10 you pay for a Workshop will be donated to the Young Women Who Crush organization.
12:00pm & 4:00pm - GSW - Anyssa Lucena Workshop - Creating a Positive Mindset Before you Climb:
Address the mental aspects of climbing to get you prepared for peak performance before even leaving the ground and help you find more joy in your climbing.
1:00pm - REI Workshop - Mastering Outdoor Layers:
Packing for any outdoor activity, whether its a grueling hike, mountain bike ride or just hanging out around camp, isnt rocket science. We all know the drill: Be prepared for rain, bring an extra pair of socks and dont sweat through layers. Join our REI inspired guide for information on these four basics.
2:00pm - REI Workshop- How to Prepare for your First Outdoor Trip:
Our outdoor experts will show you everything you need to know for your first climbing trip. This session will cover what to pack, backpack selection and organization, and other tips and tricks that will make your first adventure that much for fun!
3:00pm - REI Workshop - Knot Tying Basics:
Knowing how and why to tie knots properly is essential for climbers. We'll cover the figure-8, prusik, clove hitch, Kleimheist and several other basic climbing knots. Regardless of your past climbing experience, this is your opportunity to learn and practice with rock climbing instructors
There will be workshops, raffles, giveaways & more starting at noon!
Everyone is welcome to come and participate!
There will be half price climbing day passes for all women who attend.
New Jersey Rock Gym (View)
373D Rt 46 West
Fairfield, NJ 07004
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|