Educational Clinics and Workshops

SOLE

Educational Clinics and Workshops

Clinics, Courses, and Events

In an effort to support the campus community in their outdoor endeavors, SOLE hosts a variety of educational clinics. These clinics are focus on skill and knowledge acquisition in the areas of bicycling, climbing, ski/snowboard maintenance, avalanche awareness and more. Clinics are open to students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends and family. Register on the Campus Recreation Portal - just show up ready to learn, ask questions and meet fellow outdoor enthusiasts! For questions, contact SOLE at 719-255-7517 or sole@uccs.edu.

 

 

Student Outdoor Learning Experience (SOLE)

Date Clinics, Classes, and Special Events Cost

Thursdays at 7pm
8/25, 9/29, 10/27

Ladies Climb Night

Make friends, climb, learn, and enjoy the sport of rock climbing and its amazing camaraderie. 1st Thursday of every month!

No experience is necessary, and equipment is provided

Free
Thursday 8/31 at 6pm Paracord Bracelets and Projects Free
Thursdays at 7pm
9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1

SOLE Social

Friends, fun, climbing, music, mingling, and food. The SOLE Social  has it all. Join us the last Thursday of September from 7pm-9pm

Climbing Pass
Tuesdays at 6pm
9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27

Learn to Climb Session 1

Learn the skills and techniques to venture outside in the world of rock. Participants will learn belaying, climbing techniques, knots, anchors, and much more. No experience or equipment is required

Students/Members: $25

UCCS Community: $30

Thursdays at 7pm
9/8, 10/13, 11/10 ,12/8
Moonboarding Session Free
Thursdays at 6pm
9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29

Intro to Mountain Biking Series Session 1

Learn the basics of mountain biking in this hands-on course. Participants will learn proper braking, handling basics, basic maintenance and more. We will begin the first few sessions at UCCS and venture to our favorite locations for the last class of the series. Mountain bike and helmet is provided.

Students/Members: $35

UCCS Community: $40

Friday 9/23 at 7pm Aqualining in the Aquatics Center

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5

Thursday 9/28 at 6pm Paracord Bracelets and Projects Free
Monday 10/3 at 6pm

Intro to Wilderness First Aid

Mountain Lion Meeting Room

Learn the basics of wilderness medicine. We will learn splinting techniques, treating burns and blisters, and much more in this one-hour class.

Free
Tuesdays at 6pm
10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25

Learn to Climb Session 2

Learn the skills and techniques to venture outside in the world of rock. Participants will learn belaying, climbing techniques, knots, anchors, and much more. No experience or equipment is required

Students/Members: $25

UCCS Community: $30

Thursdays at 6pm
10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27
Intro to Mountain Biking Series Session 2

Learn the basics of mountain biking in this hands-on course. Participants will learn proper braking, handling basics, basic maintenance and more. We will begin the first few sessions at UCCS and venture to our favorite locations for the last class of the series. Mountain bike and helmet is provided.

Students/Members: $35

UCCS Community: $40

Monday 10/10 at 6pm Knots and Hitches Free
Friday 10/21 at 7pm Aqualining in the Aquatics Center

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5

Thursday 10/26 at 6pm Paracord Bracelets and Projects Free
Monday 11/7 at 6pm

Intro to Wilderness First Aid

Mountain Lion Meeting Room

Learn the basics of wilderness medicine. We will learn splinting techniques, treating burns and blisters, and much more in this one-hour class.

Free
Monday 11/14 at 6pm Knots and Hitches Free

Friday 12/9 at 5pm

How to Wax Skis and Boards

This workshop will utilize the SOLE ski shop to teach the basics of ski maintenance and repair. Bring your skis or board! Space is limited. 

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5