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Our Number One Tip for Your Climbing Gym Fit-Out

You've got a plan for your climbing walls, and you're excited to be one step closer to opening your climbing gym!  The next item to tick off your[...]

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4 Major Things to Consider When Negotiating a Lease for Your Climbing Gym

Having been in the climbing industry for 10 years, we've got a fair idea of how complicated leasing for climbing gyms can be. We want to help both[...]

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Identifying the Ideal Site for Your Climbing Gym

Building a climbing gym can be a complex process, and one of the key decisions is finding the perfect site for your masterpiece. There are quite a[...]

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4 Things to Consider for Your Boulder Matting

Are you looking at installing boulder matting or upgrading your existing matting? With a lot of different options on the market these days, it can be[...]

By | | Categories: Bouldering, Building a climbing gym |

What Goes Into the Design of a Climbing Gym?

Building a climbing gym might seem like a fairly straightforward, albeit huge, job. But until you get into the process yourself, it’s hard to know[...]

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Tips for Placing Your First Climbing Hold Order

Whether you've never ordered climbing holds before, or you still find the process a bit confusing, you're not alone! Placing an order for climbing[...]

By | | Categories: Indoor climbing, Route Setting |

The 3 Pieces of Route Setting Equipment You Should Never be Without

For beginner route setters, knowing exactly what you need can be confusing. There are a lot of bits and pieces out there that claim to help you[...]

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Top 5 Tips for Maintaining Your Climbing Holds

We're starting 2019 off with a bang, and we thought it would be best to start off with a question we get asked often: what is the best way to[...]

By | | Categories: Indoor climbing, Route Setting |

2018 Recap: ICP's 9th Birthday

We've celebrated a few milestones this year, and one of them was our 9th birthday!

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2018 Recap: ICP BoulderFest

2 days, 556 competitors, 76 volunteers, over 2500 spectators, and countless cups of coffee made for one massive BoulderFest this year.

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