Clinics:

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*All of our clinics are free for UTC students and no prior experience is needed.*

Clinic Registration:  To sign up for UTC Outdoor Programs clinics please visit the Aquatics & Recreation Center. Registration takes place in the Outdoors Center Office, located on the first floor of the Aquatics and Recreation Center (ARC)

Cancellation Info Once payment for trips are received, partial refunds may be given if you cancel by the registration deadline, typically 7 days before the trip. Please see our trip descriptions for registration deadlines. Refunds consist of 50% of the trip cost for cancellations. Cancellations made after the registration deadline will not be considered for a refund. We reserve the right to cancel a program due to inclement weather, natural disasters, lack of participation, or extenuating circumstances. In the event we must cancel a program, you will be notified by the trip leader and a full trip refund will be provided. To apply for a refund, you will need to complete the 'Customer Refund Request' form. 


Spring 2019 Clinics Schedule:


Climbing Technique Clinic:

Date:  January 17th, 2019

Time:  8:00pm-10:00pm

This clinic is an introduction to basic body movement and techniques involved in climbing. We will cover handholds, footwork, and other techniques to help you take your climbing to the next level. 


Women’s Climbing Clinic:

Date:  February 4th, 2019

Time:  8:00pm-10:00pm

Designed for and led by women! This clinic is an introduction to basic body movement, assessing climbs and techniques of bouldering to help you take your climbing to the next level.


Whitewater Kayak Clinic:

Date:  February 19th, 2019

Time:  7:00pm-9:00pm

Join us in the pool to learn the basics of whitewater kayak. You will learn techniques such as wet exits, paddle strokes, boat control and progress to the kayak roll.


Navigation Clinic:

Date:  March 4th, 2019

Time:  4:00pm-6:00pm

You will learn how to read maps and bearings in this clinic. We will navigate our way around campus in a new way with map and compass!


 Whitewater Kayak Clinic:

Date:  March 26th, 2019

Time:  7:00pm-9:00pm

Join us in the pool to learn the basics of whitewater kayak. You will learn techniques such as wet exits, paddle strokes, boat control and progress to the kayak roll.


 Camp Cooking Clinic:

Date:  April 8th, 2019

Time:  6:00pm-8:00pm

Learn all of the tips and tricks of cooking a great outdoor meal on a camp stove. Students will meet at the Outdoors center and then head outside to cook and enjoy a delicious meal together.


 SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) Clinic:

Date:  April 17th, 2019

Time:  4:00pm-6:00pm

Come join the trip leaders at UTC Outdoors and learn how to Stand-Up Paddle Board. Students will be meeting at the Outdoors center and will be fitted for a PFD and paddle. Students will then head down to our barge to enjoy some easy paddle boarding. The trip leaders will be taking you around McClellan Island and enjoying a beautiful day on the water.


For other questions or concerns you can call the friendly staff at UTC Outdoors.

(423) 425-5750

utcoutdoors@utc.edu