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
1/27, 2/24, 4/28

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
Wednesdays: 2/2-2/23 @ 6pm

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.

Classes held every Wednesday of the month at 6pm

Students/Members: $25

UCCS Community: $30

Thursdays
2/3, 3/3, 4/7, 5/5

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

Friday 2/4 @ 6pm

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. Starts at 5pm.

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5

Saturday 2/5

Avalanche Safety and Rescue Field Course

Pikes Peak

Students/Members: $205

UCCS Community: $220

Thursday 2/17 @ 6pm

Paracord Bracelets and Projects

SOLE Center

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5

Sat & Sun
3/12-3/13

NOLS Wilderness First Aid

Group Fitness Room 2

Early Registration (by 1/31) $225

After 1/31 $245

Monday 4/4

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.

Students/Members: Free

UCCS Community: $5

Tuesdays:
4/5-4/26 @ 5:30pm

Intro to Mountain Biking Series

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.

Classes held Tuesdays at 5:30pm

Students/Members: $35

UCCS Community: $40

Wednesdays: 4/6-4/27 @ 6pm

Learn to Climb Series 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.

Classes held every Wednesday of the month at 6pm

Students/Members: $25

UCCS Community: $30

6/24-7/3

NOLS Wilderness First Responder

Group Fitness Studio 2

Early Registration (by 3/31)
Students/Members: $700
UCCS Community & General Public: $725

After 3/31
Students/Members: $725
UCCS Community & General Public: $750