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09th Apr 2021

Reopening 2021: Need to know info

The Climbing Hangar is back… again... so it's time for another info blast to ensure that you know how things are going to work for the next few weeks. Here’s everything you need to know...
The Hangar News
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07th Apr 2021

Home workouts for climbers - Episode three

Hangar Home Workouts are designed to get you ready for indoor climbing from the comfort of your own home. In Episode 2, we're working on mobility based exercises to help improve your Climbing and get ready for our reopening.
Plymouth Training
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29th Mar 2021

Home workouts for climbers - Episode two

Hangar Home Workouts are designed to get you ready for indoor climbing from the comfort of your own home. In Episode 2, we're working on mobility based exercises to help improve your Climbing and get ready for our reopening.
Plymouth Training
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24th Mar 2021

Home workouts for climbers - Episode one

We're just a few short weeks away from reopening day (we hope), so we're dropping a series of workouts, which you can try at home, designed to prepare you for getting back on the wall. In Episode 1 of 3, we're taking you through a range of core based exercises to help improve your core strength for climbing and get ready for reopening day.
Plymouth Training
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19th Mar 2021

Blood Brothers: will you join the bone marrow register

TCH has offered to raise awareness of the Anthony Nolan Trust, which helps people living with rare forms of blood cancer to find compatible bone marrow donors. The Anthony Nolan Trust maintains a register of donors. This register is free to join and desperately needs more young adult donors, particularly men. It's our chance to help young men like Nick Clayton. Find out more.
The Hangar News
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16th Mar 2021

The same, only different: How climbing helped me find my people

Before she discovered climbing, Yaz Stewart had enjoyed other sports and temporarily felt THE PSYCHE. But the one thing she hadn’t ever really felt was a true sense of belonging. That all changed on the wall. Here’s Yaz, in her own words, with the story of how facing her fears helped her to find her people.
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11th Mar 2021

Job alert: TCH Plymouth Cafe Manager

We are on the lookout for a Café Manager to join our thriving bouldering centre in Plymouth. We want an experienced & creative individual with a passion for ethical & local produce to help expand our current menu offering. The right candidate must have experience in a kitchen leadership role and customer facing operations experience. Interested? Find out more here.
Plymouth News
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08th Mar 2021

The Women Who Make The Hangar Rock

by Carly Halliwell In recognition of International Women’s Day, we’re shining a spotlight on the people in our team who identify as female, because they deserve recognition for all that they do: Challenging stereotypes, inspiring others and making The Hangar a better place to hang…
The Hangar People
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08th Mar 2021

Competition: Design the Women Rock t shirt

Calling all artists who identify as female, or gender non-binary: we want YOU to design a graphic for our “Women Rock” charity tee. 100% of the proceeds from the garment will go to a female focussed charity. Read on to find out more.
The Hangar News
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19th Feb 2021

How to make a sourdough loaf

20 to 28 February is Real Bread Week, the annual, international celebration of additive-free loaves and the people who make them. In honour of the event, our friend Owen, Founder of SouredO's, has provided directions for you to make your very own sourdough loaf... just like the ones his company supplies to our Liverpool venues.
Liverpool News
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18th Feb 2021

The best new films about climbing

By Mick Crosbie, from Hangar Matchworks This just in… LOCKDOWN SUCKS… walls are closed, travel is restricted, and the weather has ensured that even if you had a crag on your doorstep, you still couldn’t climb. If you’re like Mick, the General Manager of our Liverpool Matchworks venue, you’re either climbing, thinking about climbing, or watching other people climbing online. So, what are the best ways to do Option 3? What are the best new films about climbing, so that we can all climb vicariously, and be a part of the conversation, even while we’re stuck at home? Here are Mick’s picks:
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16th Feb 2021

Queer Representation in Climbing

In the UK, February is LGBT+ History Month; and with the immense amount of time thrust into her hands by lockdown, Helen Astle from TCH Plymouth has been thinking about queer representation in British climbing. Is this community less integrated into the climbing industry than our American counterparts? And if so, what might we do to address this?
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