Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

10 Mar 2020


IMPORTANT UPDATE 14:00 12/03/2020:

In order to support the UK Government's efforts to contain & delay the spread of Coronavirus The Rab CWIF will take place as a competitor only event.  Spectators will only be able to watch via the Livestream on our Youtube Channel.  Anyone who has purchased tickets for the final has been emailed about this.


As well as being a busy climbing wall used by locals and climbers from further afield we also run a variety of events, from local festivals to international climbing competitions.

At present, all of our organised events are going ahead as planned, and we are monitoring the situation on a daily basis.

For detailed information about Coronavirus, visit the website:

The government has also published an action plan. This advises that there's presently no rationale to close or cancel sporting events, but this may change as the situation evolves.

Planning on climbing here or attending an event?

  • We encourage all our customers & attendees to maintain good personal, hand and respiratory hygiene by following the NHS guidelines on the Coronavirus overview page:

  • If you’ve travelled from other countries outside of the UK. please follow the guidance under the section entitled “Returning travellers” on the website:

  • If you’ve had contact with infected people, please do not visit the centre following the standard guidance on self isolation

  • Anyone with flu-like symptoms should avoid the risk of spreading their infection, whatever that infection may be, by staying at home and recovering


Pre-Paid Members

  • If you are advised to self isolate please let us know and we'll add the period on to the end of your membership.


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