3358a Coffey Lane, Santa Rosa, CA 95403   |   707-573-1608


Bringing Young Climbers to the Next Level

Young climbers will receive support, inspiration, and companionship on their teams as this group of motivated individuals work toward a common goal. Our experienced coaches provide a fun and supportive environment, promoting a healthy lifestyle and the importance of respecting ourselves, others, and the world around us.

Recreational Team Vertex

Recreational Team Vertex is a program designed for teenagers who want to learn new skills and techniques to enhance their climbing. We will hold practices once a week for an hour and a half rotating between Endurance, Power Endurance, and Power themed climbing drills and workouts. The Vertex Recreational Team has the opportunity to compete in our local YCL (Youth Climbing League) if desired, but competing is NOT required. We will NOT be hosting tryouts for this program, however, we are expecting the following prerequisites for joining:

  • Must have taken the YCC PLUS course prior
  • Climb at least V1 bouldering and 5.9 on top rope

Ages 13-18

Sundays 4-5:30pm


For questions please contact us at [email protected].

Team Vertex

Team Vertex is a serious training program for experienced young climbers looking to get involved in competition climbing. This team focuses on technique development, power endurance training, and coach guidance for athletes beginning to start competition climbing. Athletes in this program compete in a local competition series in the winter and take outdoor climbing trips in the summer.  This is an intermediate competitive program that participates in the following series: Youth Climbing League & USA Climbing (optional).

Ages 11-18

Tuesdays & Fridays 5:30-7:30pm


For questions please contact us at [email protected].