Free Weekly Clinics

Weekly Kayak POOL Sessions - FREE!
Learn to paddle or roll a whitewater or sea kayak with our friendly staff. In this relaxed, no-pressure atmosphere, we will teach you different paddle strokes, ways to roll your boat back up right, teach kayak rescue skills and even play kayak games.

All equipment and instruction is provided. Come for 20 minutes or stay for 2 hours! No experience required.
Dates: October 4th & 5th, October 18th & 19th, November 15th and 16th. 
Time: 7pm - 9pm 
Location Student Recreation Center - Indoor Pool
Cost: FREE!

Weekly Bike Repair Clinics - FREE! 

Enjoy the weather by cruising around town, the greenway, or the bike trails on Ocracoke Island or the Raleigh Greenways.

Tuneups are offered by professional mechanics every Friday. Just drop by with your bike. If you can't make Fridays, bring it by the Adventure Center when we are open. We'll work on it Friday and you can pick it up later.

Brakes, shifting, general tuneups are available onsite. In-depth repairs may require going to a full shop. 

Location: Front of the Student Rec Center (or in case of rain, loading dock of the SRC)

Time: 10am - 12pm.
Cost: FREE!

Weekly Belay Clinics - FREE!

Belaying is the process of using a rope, a special rope device, and other equipment to keep the climber safe. The belayer uses this equipment to catch, hold or lower a climber if they fall. Learn to belay so you can climb without needing to wait on our staff or so you and your friend can climb together.

No experience needed; includes equipment. Walk-ins welcome.

Dates: Sept. 21st, Oct. 5th, Oct. 12th, Oct. 23rd. 
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm 
Location: SRC Climbing Wall
Cost: FREE!


Gym to Cliff Clinics - Take Your Climbing Outside - Free

In 1.5 hours, learn the essential skills to safely take your indoor climbing outdoors. 

All clinics are free and offered every Monday, at 7pm during fall & spring semesters.

Take each one once or multiple times. Topics change each Monday. Improve your climbing movement, learn how to sport climb, rappel or building a top rope anchor.  Our climbing wall page provides details on each topic.

Cost: FREE! 

Time: 7pm 
No experience needed; includes equipment. Just show up!

"The kayaking clinics are awesome...the staff does an amazing job at teaching."
- Joshua Y. 23yrs
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