Entries by HPCWadmin

For the Love of Climbing

It has been a busy fall and winter! HPCW has been working coast to coast to bring the love of climbing to all! This newsletter we are featuring some fantastic new builds, and offering some great specials to get you through the inclement weather and prepared for climbing into the spring and summer!

Perfect Descent Auto Belay AND HPCW Partnership

High Performance Climbing Walls is pleased to announce our newest partnership  with Perfect Descent Auto Belays and Aerial Adventure Tech of NC, USA.  This partnership proudly enables HPCW to be a licensed distributor and authorized service center beginning in 2016. Auto belays have become extremely popular in that they remove the need for a human belayer, and […]

HPCW Unveils the Rocktagon

On a frosty Saturday morning in Victoria, the Pearkes Recreation Center was a hub of activity as TeenFest opened its doors to Teens and Tweens looking for a little excitement.  They were not disappointed.  Some came with anticipation, others with trepidation, but in the end, 200 climbers reached the top of the Rocktagon…… including Batman! […]

ROCKTAGON Contest -Post your videos and photos

We are unveiling the new ROCKTAGON at TeenFest Victoria this Saturday, and looking for some great photos and videos. Just post your climb on our Facebook page or on Twitter #climbhigher @HPClimbingWalls, and you will be entered to win one of our custom wall panels! Custom wall panels can be installed at any home, garage, […]

Rigging for Gym Operations

A situation that owner-operators often face these days is how to set up their facility to best allow customers and staff to use the facility. Here are some of the options and decisions owners face: Top Anchor Choices: belay bars, quickdraws, or chain Gym-owned lead rope vs. customer-owned lead rope Autobelayers and their best set-up […]

Operations and Risk Management Procedures – General FAQ’s

I had to answer a customer’s questions regarding Climb Base 5’s Operations and Risk Management Procedures, and I am posting them here as I thought they would be useful for anyone in the business, or seeking to get into it: The climbing walls are engineered to the CE Standard 12572 for Artificial Climbing Structures and […]