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Summer Climbing Tips

How to get the most out of summer climbing Avoid the Sun  This sounds pretty obvious, but is often forgotten. If you are climbing outdoors, choose a crag that will be facing away from the sun when you’ll be there. Most climbing guidebooks will give you this information, or you can look at the crag on Google earth and figure

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Louise ShearstonSummer Climbing Tips

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Crag Care Day a Success

This post is by Melina Beecroft. Hunter/Central Coast Crag Care had its first Crag Care Day on Sunday September 8th at Monkey Face, Watagans National Park. There was amazing support from the local climbing community. About twenty enthusiastic, hard-working climbers turned up on the day to help out. These included members from Newcastle University Mountaineering Club, staff and members of

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Louise ShearstonCrag Care Day a Success

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Results are in for last weekend’s competition!

Last Saturday (May the Fourth be with you), Pulse Climbing Adamstown had the pleasure of hosting Round 3 of the Tour de Corde climbing competition. The Competition Series Tour de Corde is a casual, 5-round, regional rope climbing competition. It’s suitable for everyone, from beginners to mad climbers. The five rounds are at gyms around the state, including Woolongong, Sydney

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Louise ShearstonResults are in for last weekend’s competition!

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The Birthday Boulder Battle was fun!

On Saturday 16th March, Pulse Climbing West Gosford celebrated its 2nd birthday in style with the Pulse Boulder Battle! The setting team worked hard for the weeks before to put up over 40 new problems. Luckily for us the rain gods were smiling upon us and gave us a brief respite just before the comp began. The juniors started strong

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Louise ShearstonThe Birthday Boulder Battle was fun!

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International Women’s Day – 8th March 2019

Celebrating Women and the Outdoors @ Pulse Climbing Adamstown For International Women’s Day we are celebrating women in the outdoors! Join us on Friday 8th March for a BBQ, story-telling and short films. Here at Pulse and amongst the local outdoor climbing community , I’m privileged to meet lots of amazing women. They inspire me and even awe me with

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Louise ShearstonInternational Women’s Day – 8th March 2019

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Callaghan College Wins School Competition

This term, a solid effort from Callaghan College Wallsend saw them win first place in our Inter-School Climbing Competition! The second-place winner, Merewether High, has some amazing individual climbers but was hampered by the less motivated members of the group. The Callaghan College team was strongly supported and encouraged by their teacher, Ms Tull. She refused to let any of

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Louise ShearstonCallaghan College Wins School Competition

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The Brown Room

Last week saw a bunch of staff and members head to the Brown Room near Umina for a fun day of bouldering. Thanks Tom Hodgson for these great photos:       Members – stay in touch and come along to the next Members’ climbing day.

Louise ShearstonThe Brown Room

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Sydney Boulder Series Round 1 – Gosford

Written by Marcel Mussett Pulse Climbing kicked off the 2018 Sydney Boulder Series with an awesome day down in Gosford last Saturday. The Boulder Series is an awesome program of events. It gives climbers one more reason to look forward to the end of the year. Anyone and everyone can jump in, with climbs catering to all skill levels, so

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Louise ShearstonSydney Boulder Series Round 1 – Gosford

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Winter Warmers Boulder Comp

By Tom Hodgson Over the past two weeks we have had our annual Winter Warmer competitions, in both our Adamstown and Gosford locations. On the 23rd it was Gosford’s turn. We had a great turn out, and great tunes supplied by Craig Dungey (whose birthday it also happened to be)! After 2 hours of climbing the scores were tallied, and

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Louise ShearstonWinter Warmers Boulder Comp

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Cardiff High wins the Pulse inter-school competition

We are please to announce that Cardiff High has, for the first time, won the Pulse Climbing inter-school competition! Cardiff was up against eight other schools, which included strong competitors such as previous winners Merewether High and Kotara High. Merewether High won second place. In the inter-school competition, we challenge the students to try new climbs every week and gain

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Louise ShearstonCardiff High wins the Pulse inter-school competition

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