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Dual Membership for Up The Bloc and Joe Rockhead’s

March 8, 2018

By Luigi Montilla

Up The Bloc and Joe Rockhead’s are joining forces to offer full climbing access to both facilities for the price $95/month. Between both gyms, you will have access to hundreds of boulder problems changed on a 4-week cycle, great training tools and weight area, top-roping and lead climbing. Lock-in now at $85/month! Because we’re feeling […]

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Climbing/Bouldering Fitness Goals 2018

December 16, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

Sign up for our BFIT LEARN TO LIFT Program Program Duration: 3 x [4-week blocks] Start Date: January 22/25, 2017 Max # of Participants: 4/day Time: Mondays @ 8:30pm / Thursdays @ 8pm Class Duration: 1.5 hours Price: $99 (4 week program) for members and $159 (4 week program) for non members (includes 1 month membership)  […]

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Winter Youth Rec Program

December 13, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

FOCUS: Learn climbing techniques and increase strength Develop confidence on the wall Build teamwork skills in a fun and challenging setting Ages: 10-14 # of Sessions: 10 Instruction Time: 2 hours Climbers:Instructor – 6:1                                                       Includes a 3-month membership (*effective on first day of the program) When? Wednesdays at 6p-8p (starts on January 10) and/or Saturdays at 10a-12p (starts […]

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Tuesday Night Sessions

June 21, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

Are you ready for Tuesday Night Sessions? Starting July 4th through the month of August, join us every Tuesday for technique and training workshops for climbers of every level. July 4th – Movement 101 This workshop is designed to get you moving efficiently up the wall with emphasis on proper climbing techniques. July 11th – Training 101 […]

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Progression Training Camp

June 11, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

Progression Training Camp – July and August 2017 This camp is geared towards competitive youth climbers looking to maximize their potential and push their climbing to the next level. Our Progression Training Camp is designed to improve your bouldering skills: strength, power, mobility, movement and technique. The program will be coached by Adam Tataryn, Dustin […]

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Bouldering 101: Getting Started

May 17, 2017

By Kacy Wilson

Looking for fun things to do in Mississauga? Join us for a day of bouldering at Up The Bloc. Bouldering is a dynamic style of indoor climbing that sets you free from ropes and harnesses. It’s the perfect way to try climbing for the first time because it requires very little equipment and you can get started […]

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BLOC PARTY!!!

May 4, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

Join us on Friday, May 12th for the first of our monthly Bloc Parties ??? Ladies climb for 1/2 price. We’ll be serving sliders and beer for $10. DYNO COMP!!! Plus an Art Show featuring work by Pia Graham. More details here >>> Come hangout, climb, socialize, have a ? and ? The party starts […]

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MEC Tour de Bloc Championships

March 17, 2017

By Luigi Montilla

Up The Bloc is excited to announce we’ll be hosting the Mountain Equipment Co-op Tour De Bloc Championships on April 1st & 2nd, 2017.

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Get Psyched!

February 6, 2017

By Dustin Curtis

What up all?! Is this really happening? Can I tell you how excited I’m getting for this thing to be real? I’m sure you guys are psyched too but this thing got me itching, got me dreaming, got me all kinds of worked up just waiting for it. This bouldering gym is going to be […]

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Update

December 29, 2016

By Luigi Montilla

Hope everyone is having a great holidays  and are looking forward to an awesome 2017! We wanted to thank you again for your support of Up The Bloc and we do apologize for the lack of updates which we know has been a little frustrating. We’ve experienced a few logistical and construction delays but we’re […]

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