All Coaches have background checks and education to keep your kids safe.
All Coaches are certified by Autism Climbs

Our youth climbing teams are dedicated to providing a fun and safe environment for athletes to thrive and kindle a passion for climbing.

Climbing is a lifelong sport that offers opportunities unique to other options for physical and mental growth. Our coaches committed to inspiring development of confidence, strength, kindness, and body awareness in a fun and challenging environment.  

The programs are developed for all abilities, goals, and backgrounds.



Develop and teach basic climbing skills and techniques to children ages 6+. We aim to foster a love for climbing, athletics, and build a community of young passionate climbers. On this team, kids will learn how to boulder and top rope safely under the supervision of experienced coaches. A great beginner team to introduce your kids to the world of climbing.

$100/mo at Henderson location only (includes membership)

Rec Team: 

The recreational team offers a non-competitive setting to develop a love for climbing with other young climbers. We teach the basic techniques necessary to become a well-rounded climber in a social, relaxed environment. This team typically ranges from elementary to middle school age youth and has an all-around focus on climbing, friends, and fun!

$110/mo at The Pad & $120 at Origin (includes membership)

Precomp Team

The pre-competition team is for middle school to high school age athletes who are ready for a more serious and challenging physical and mental routine. Team members will have opportunities for competing locally and regionally while learning more advanced skills required to perform their best. Our coaches focus on nurturing well-rounded athletes while continuing to provide a fun, social climbing experience. 

$140/mo at The Pad & $159 at Origin (includes membership)

Comp Team

Our competitive climbing team is focused on supporting motivated young athletes, ranging in age from middle school to high school. In a fun and safe environment, our athletes learn the importance of dedication, mindset, and self-improvement. They will learn to push their limits and follow their passions. Our excellent coaches create rigorous, structured physical and mental training programs to prepare our athletes to be confident in their ability. This team follows the competition season structured by USA Climbing’s local, regional, and national climbing competitions.  Invitation from coaches only. Time, Travel, and financial commitments are required to be involved in the youth climbing circuit.

$180/mo at The Pad & $179 at Origin (includes membership)

Minimum external financial commitment:

USAC membership, $180/year Local competition fees at $30/comp

Get strong - go far.

2021 Dates:

Competitive seasons* are:

  • Bouldering – September to February
  • Sport climbing – February to July

*Due to COVID-19, travel competition is limited. We are holding mock comps at the gyms and will continue to monitor opportunities.

Current Schedule

The Pad – SLO 

  • Rec Team: T & Th – 4:00-5:30pm

  • Precomp Team: M,W, F – 3:30-5:30pm

  • Comp Team: M,W, F –  3:30-6:30pm


      • ABC 1: M – 3:30-5:00pm

      • ABC 2: W – 3:30-5:00pm

      • Rec Team 1: M & W – 4:30-6:00pm

      • Rec Team 2: W & F – 5:00-7:00pm

      • Precomp Team: T & W – 3:00-5:00pm

      • Comp Team: T & Th – 4:45-7:45pm &
                 Elite Practice: M – 5:30-7:45pm 



The safety of our campers, staff, and community is the highest priority. We are taking all precautions recommended by the CDC, state, and county officials. Below are the specific protocols we and our participants will be following at each gym.