The idea of doing some bouldering workout was initiated by Rachel (one of my church buddies) after hearing that I needed to shed some pounds but wished that it would not be boring like jogging & stuff...
With a bit of a height phobia, the bouldering gym with thick protective floor mattress on the 2nd floor of the Tessensohn Clubhouse was perfect for a newbie like myself. Btw, Rachel is also a newbie who had probably attended 2-3 bouldering sessions before.
Below are some shots of my virgin experience:
More info on Climb Asia can be found below:
Climb Asia Pte. Ltd.
Address: 60 Tessensohn Road, c/o Civil Service Club,
Tel: (65) 6292-7701 Fax: (65) 6292-2281
0500hrs – 2300hrs
Tuesday to Friday:
1200hrs – 2300hrs
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holiday:
10000hrs – 2100hrs
Official website - http://climb-asia.com/
Some Youtube Videos on basic Bouldering Techniques:
Rock Climbing for Beginners- Video 5- Climbing Techniques 1
Rock Climbing for Beginners- Video 6- Climbing Techniques 2
Rock Climbing for Beginners- Video 7- Bouldering
Introduction to Rock Climbing: