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Queer Pressure Climbing Social
October 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
* Is LGBTQ hosted
* Has LGBTQ content
* May be of interest to the LGBTQ community
we’re going climbing!
*any age (waiver required, see below)
*all abilities – (boulders has adaptive climbing gear to accomodate array of body sizes, shapes, and physical and cognitive abilities)
*sober event, there is no alcohol/bar at boulders- pizza provided (Gluten Free and Dairy Free options)
*$6 – to boulders gym (normally this would cost $20, Queer Pressure is not keeping any $ from this)[members of boulders gym – free]
*pizza provided (THANKS IAN’S!)
*wear comfly loose-ish clothing, bring socks.
*music by DJ Boyfrrriend
*seriously fill out you waiver before you arrive
!!WAIVERS!! – (you have to have a waiver no matter what – please fill out online <bouldersgym.com, “your visit”, “waiver”, “online waiver,” check email>) **no sex or gender info req.
boulders is wheelchair accessible, has gender neutral bathrooms, and is a sober space. Any Q’s? message Sarah Akawa (who has worked at and with Boulders for several years)
Why Climbing? – sarah has been climbing and hanging at gyms for years and has been recently hearing the call to take people climbing. climbing is a highly adaptable, fun, friendship bonding sport that people of all sizes, shapes, abilities can partake in. often gyms are scary, esp. for queer and trans and poc folks. lets band together and have a good time. also – Ian’s gave us pizza for free.
this event is open to and for:
queer identifying people, queer & trans* people of size, qt*poc
“I am straight & cis, can I come?” – the gym is “open” otherwise. but you may come hang with queer pressure if a queer person needs you to come as emotional or physical support. but we prefer for this event to be a closed, queer & trans* only event.