Kids Club Programs

Tot Grippers

(Ages 5-7)

  • Saturday practice
  • 10:00 – 11:00am
  • $20 - Trial Session (can only be done once)
  • $210 - 1 Season - 12 sessions ($17.5 per session)

The Tot Gripper Program offers instructor guided climbing time for our youngest climbers. Each participant will be guided to explore the world of bouldering and roped climbing through fun climbing games and basic instruction. The Tots Program offers small groups to ensure constant support and encouragement for each climber.

Belayed by our instructors (1:4 ratio)

Please check the calendar page for specific meeting dates. We offer 3 separate 12 session seasons throughout the year and an 8 week summer season.

For Registration, visit or call the front desk at 516-822-ROCK (7625)

For questions contact Chris Robson, Youth Program Director and Head Coach, at 516-459-9564 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Junior Grippers Club

(Ages 8-17)

  • Monday Practice: 6:30-8:30pm
  • Friday Practice: 7:00-9:00pm
  • $40 - Trial Session (can only be done once)
  • $400 – 1 Season - 12 sessions ($33.33 per session)
  • $720 - 2 Seasons or 2 days a week or sibling groups - 24 sessions ($30 per session)

The Junior Grippers Program offers a fun, creative, and supportive atmosphere that promotes a love of climbing and exercise. Enthusiastic coaching staff will guide climbers through a youth-driven exploration of climbing fundamentals. Specific games and activities are tailored to the group's unique strengths and abilities ensuring positive climbing experiences for all involved. Climbing with the Grippers Club helps young climbers develop confidence, trust, and social skills. The Junior Grippers Program focuses on group encouragement and support in an active environment.

No previous experience is needed.

This is a great program to use prior to joining the Grippers Climbing Team. If your young climber excels they can easily transition to the competitive climbing scene.

Price includes coaching and full gym access on practice days.

Belayed by our instructors (1:4 ratio).

Please check the calendar page for specific meeting dates. We offer 3 separate 12 session seasons throughout the year.

For Registration, call the front desk at 516-822-ROCK (7625)

For questions contact Chris Robson, Youth Program Director and Head Coach, at 516-459-9564 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.