What you need to know!

If you are a parent or volunteer or teacher with a role in running a youth-focused climbing club, we are here to help provide guidance and inspiration on a range of club matters.


Club session's ideas

We have pulled together some great information and ideas for organising varied and engaging club sessions. These resources are full of suggestions for activities, from warm ups to coaching tips. They are tailored to different age ranges, for both indoor and outdoor climbing.

Click here for our 'Club Session' ideas.

Constitution Template

Below is a constitution template which clubs can use and tailor to suit their club's needs. The Clubs constitution is an is worth spending sometime on to make sure that it clearly outlines the purpose of the club and its aims and also how it is structured and managed.



Registration Spreadsheet

This spreadsheet allows you to submit your clubs membership list to us. Make sure to complete the required fields and once complete, send to our membership team at: membership@mountaineering.scot



Affiliation Form

This form is the first step in your club becoming affiliated with ClimbScotland. This can be submitted before or alongside your clubs constitution.



Membership Form Template

We have created the 'Membership Form Template' below to help you get your club up and running. This form will help you gather the relevant information from new members and should also help to inform the parents/guardians of young people about the nature of climbing related activities and seek their consent for the member's participation through the club.



Risk Assessment

Clubs are encouraged to complete risk assessments prior to activities they are going to be participating in. This is seen as good practice and demonstrates that the club is proactive in its duty of care of its members and others. If you would like advice or support regarding carrying out and completing a risk assessment, then get in touch with us at: info@climbscotland.net


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