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International School of Mountaineering
IMG 0747

Building Safe Anchors & Setting up Top Ropes

Half day - Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning
6:1
£25
Dates & Booking

Building Safe Anchors & Setting up Top Ropes

Learn from the best in the business how to build safe belays and become more independent at a single pitch crag.

Dates & Booking
Safe Anchors

Safe Anchors

Clinic Highlights

Build on your existing skills to become more independent outdoor rock climbing

Learn how to identify safe anchors and place trad. gear securely

Practise different rope skills to set up top-ropes safely

Expert coaching and instruction

Skills Learned

Course Dates & Booking

Week 39 25 Sep 2021 to 25 Sep 2021 £25

Selected Dates:

Week 39 25 Sep 2021 to 25 Sep 2021 6:1 £25

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Meet the Team

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Paolo Intropido

IFMGA Italian Mountain Guide

Born in NW Italy in a region surrounded by mountains, Paolo started to ski and trek as a kid, always wanting to explore 'beyond the next hill'.

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Terry Ralphs

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

Terry learnt to climb on the gritstone edges of the Peak District then after graduating from Leeds University he decided to make his living in the outdoors, moving to North Wales to work at Plas y Brenin…

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Steve Monks

ISM DIrector and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

​A well known international climber, Steve has climbed and explored all over the world.

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Sally Nelhams

ISM Director

​Sally runs our UK office, handling course bookings, administration, marketing and accounts. For most clients Sally is the first point of contact with ISM.

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Adrian Nelhams

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

As a Director of ISM, Adrian splits his time between guiding, the ISM office, family and climbing for himself. During his 25 year commitment to the team, Adrian has played a key role in the development of ISM.

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Equipment

  1. Helmet*
  2. Harness*
  3. Belay Plate and screwgate karabiner
  4. Any slings and other trad gear you have and want to bring along

Any items with a (*) can be borrowed at the Arc'teryx event

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Testimonials For ISM

Fantastic trip, both Steve and Sandy were amazing! Wholeheartedly loved the trip, already looking at doing another one!

Edward (2017)
Summits & Skills 4000m (Instructional Course)

​Hi Eira! It is Maite from Spain again! Just a message to tell you that I spent a wonderful week and that both guides (Paolo and Christian) were superb.

Maite Iriarte
Classic 4000ers

"I loved the course and Terry was great. I learned a lot and had a lot of fun and feel confident and secure in my technique".

BT
Summits & Skills 4000m (Instructional Course)

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