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New member offer
Bank Holiday – Mon 19 September
TCA centres will be open
Glasgow Freshers’ climbing offer
Are you new to Glasgow and new to TCA – and want to try something new? Get half price entry for a limited period
Price changes September 2022
Some prices are going up. Find out what's new.
I heart TCA
A fun party with a comp, goodie bags, raffle prizes, music, food and special guests from Black Diamond.
New members – first month just £36 for adults
Get to know TCA with a special new member offer of one month unlimited climbing – including gym access.
Kids courses in Glasgow (2022-23)
Find out more about the next set of terms dates in Glasgow - plus summer fun!
TCA Glasgow Youth Squad trials
Aspiring young athletes can apply now to join the brilliant Glasgow Youth Squad
Black Diamond Tribe Leaders
Find out who this year's BD Tribe Leaders are.
Kids Easter Climbing Clubs – Glasgow
Book now for 3 or 4 hour sessions - including lunch
Improve your climbing
Do you want to improve your climbing? TCA offers a range of coaching options for all levels
Pricing change for 2022
Find out about a pricing change and a new way to support Urban Uprising through TCA
Covid-safe rules for climbing at TCA
Understand the latest Covid-safe rules at TCA
Christmas presents for climbers
We have lots of ideas that will keep the climber in your life happy this Christmas
Christmas 2021 opening times
Plan your Christmas climbing sessions at TCA
10 years of TCA Glasgow
Take a walk down memory lane as we celebrate 10 amazing years of TCA Glasgow.
How to start bouldering
You can start bouldering at any centre without doing a course, but what actually is it?
Climbing in the Olympics
As climbing reaches the Olympics for the first time, find out about the format and ones to watch.
Is it possible to climb with kids?
We spoke to parents at TCA to find out how they’ve faced and conquered the challenge of climbing with kids. From encouraging them to making time for yourself. Here's how to make it work.
TCA squad – challenging, friendly, rewarding
Owen Taylor tells us about his time in the youth climbing team
Top tips for climbing outside
If you are new to climbing outdoors or thinking about starting we have gathered some useful tips to help you stay safe and confident.
I didn’t expect to be learning a new sport at my age!
We talk to parents of kids who climb in our squad about how climbing has impacted their lives.
Staying safe at TCA
We are here to keep you as safe as possible. Take our safety quiz, find out about coaching or just refresh your knowledge and skills.
April reopening – finally!
TCA centres reopen in April and we can't wait to welcome you back.
Pre-paid passes and reopening
Everything you need to know about pre-paid passes as we reopen our climbing centres.
Climbing is great for mental health
Tom Stabbins reflects on the ways in which climbing has helped his mental health
Climbing hard and saving lives
TCA climber, Dr Ry McHenry's had an incredible 2020. In between heavy shifts in ICU he managed one of his best climbing years to date
The secrets of safer belaying
Watch our talk: We discuss the pros and cons of different devices, skill-fade, why accidents happen and offer practical ideas for practising and improving your belaying safely.
Let’s go outside
A useful skip through lots of the things you should be thinking about if you're starting to climb outside. With guide and coach Trev Massiah
Finding the positive: the psychology of climbing
Watch our free Q&A Hazel Findlay. Get tips to deal with stress and create a positive mindset. Stay safe and make progress by managing your comfort, stretch or panic zone.
Manuals for the mind
Here is our recommended reading list to help you get calm, collected and ready for your ascent.