Find out how you can get involved with climbing at UWE Bristol.

Take part in a climbing course

At the UWE Bristol Sport climbing wall, located on Frenchay Campus, you can learn how to climb or develop your climbing skills taught by experienced instructors. Our courses are suitable for beginners and intermediates.

At certain times of the year, we run six-week learn-to courses through our MOVE programme. The term one course starts in November and term two course will start in February. Sessions will take place on Tuesdays at 18:00.

We also offer a selection of other beginners' climbing courses

Climbing at the Centre for Sport on Frenchay Campus.

Book a MOVE course

Currently the climbing wall at UWE Bristol Sport is closed due to COVID-19 restrictions. As soon as we have more information we will post more details of the next MOVE climbing course here.

Before you can book on to this course you'll need to join our MOVE programme. To book a place on the course you will need to call our reception on tel: +44(0) 117 32 86200 or email Class sizes are very limited, so please sign up early. Please only sign up if you can attend every single session.

Join the club

Run by The Students’ Union at UWE, you can join Team UWE Bristol Climbing. It is open to all ages and abilities, with training available for experienced climbers. The club trains at indoor climbing walls across Bristol and outdoor trips locally and further afield.

Join the climbing club

Hire the indoor climbing wall

You can hire our indoor wall if you can show proof of a climbing wall membership or you've taken part in one of our beginners' climbing courses.

Climbing wall
The climbing wall at the Centre for Sport.