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Covid-safe rules for climbing at TCA
Understand the latest Covid-safe rules at TCA
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 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
James Rudge climbing at TCA
Paraclimber James talks about getting back into climbing at TCA and we share his brilliant new video.
Extended opening times in Glasgow
Find the right time to climb and help create space
Chalk and coronavirus
Research shows climbing chalk is unlikely to transmit coronavirus
How do I buy a punch card?
We explain how you can pre-pay for visits in advance, minimising the need for interaction at the front desk and reducing wait times.
My Lockdown Motivation
Young Scottish competition climber Hannah Kerr tells us about her lockdown.
Disappointment at Scottish gym opening dates
TCA responds to the Scottish Government announcement on Thu 30 July 2020.
Reaction to announcement
The TCA Directors react to the latest government announcement on a path out of lockdown and how this affects climbing centres
Finding adventure a little closer to home
Nat Berry on exploring local climbing venues and getting used to a slower pace of life
Top tips for cragging safely after lockdown
It is a good time to explore local crags. Roz and Jonny have compiled essential advice for getting restarted.
Team TCA is staying home
To give COVID the boot! Watch our video
Who’s zoomin who?
Download virtual zoom backgrounds to get back into TCA centres
TCA coach and strong lady Roz Frugtniet has created a plan to help you stay in shape.
Secrets to becoming a semi-decent climber
Lucy shares the secrets to her success.
Training at home
Good sources for home-based training ideas.
Following requests, you can now make small regular monthly payments to TCA
Pretty Strong – screening in your living room
Watch Pretty Strong from the comfort of your own sofa - a climbing film about women, by women, and for everyone.
TCA DJs are keeping the psyche high during shutdown with music mixes
Joint open letter to MPs regarding the Leisure Sector
Help us get an important message to your MP/MSP
Time for something uplifting
We have gathered some love letters to climbing from our amazing community to lift your spirits.
Your love letters to climbing
Being forced to stop doing your favourite things is really hard. We'd like to hear from you about how much climbing means to you.
How you can help
We, like many other businesses and individuals worldwide are facing uncertainty. There are things you can do to help.
TCA will be closing the doors of all centres from Tue 17 March – until further notice
What you can do to help minimise the spread of coronavirus
TCA is doing everything it can to minimise the possible spread of coronavirus amongst climbers - here's how you can help.
TCA’s guide to climbing etiquette
Learn some top tips for understanding climbing etiquette to help you be the coolest climber