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Front Desk Crew

Are you someone that looks someone in the eyes and wonders what their wildest dreams are? Do you find out and then want to help them achieve that? Then we want you. We’re a rock climbing gym looking for front desk staff, but what we really want are people who recognize that stepping into our …

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Workshop: Principles of Injury Prevention and Training for Climbers in SLO

Presenters: Shelly Allis, PT; Matt Potter, PT; Leven Roberts, PT; Chuck Barstow, PT; and Thomas Kofron, EMT. Calling all climbers! But especially those newer to the sport or those who have experienced injuries and are interested in preventing future injuries. Join the principals of PTS Physical Therapy in San Luis Obispo on THURSDAY, 11/4 at …

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5 Reasons People Don’t Think Climbing is for Them (And Why They’re Wrong)

Climbing is a sport that many people think they can’t do. But the truth is, everyone can climb! In this blog post, we will be discussing 5 reasons why people don’t think climbing is for them and why those thoughts are wrong. 1: People believe they’re not in good enough shape. Whether they’re overweight or …

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Today is the first official National Indigenous Peoples’ day. We here at the Pad have a deep respect for the land that we occupy and enjoy – and with that, we believe it is necessary to constantly deepen our understanding and respect of those who were here before us and who remain despite the atrocities …

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