SLO Op Climbing Renovation Expands Offerings, Supports SLO Area Veterans

SLO Op Climbing Renovation Expands Offerings, Supports SLO Area Veterans

Photo: Kelsey Kay Stewart FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   SLO Op Climbing Renovation Expands Offerings, Supports SLO Area Veterans   San Luis Obispo, CA, July 30, 2012 – Increasing membership and the moveout of SLO-based Bouldering.com afforded SLO Op, the country’s first non-profit bouldering gym to expand its offerings this month.   With a membership of about 800 and growing, the bouldering gym (a climbing gym offering only unroped climbing with padded floors for landings) secured a loan through Founder’s Bank in order to expand and renovate the facility. Now featuring a private weight room, more climbing space, a reception area, and a new paint job, the club could very well be the best of its kind in the country. Says executive director, Kristin Horowitz, “What started out as a tiny club to benefit climbers in the community has expanded beyond what we ever dreamed. It’s been wonderful to be able to have the...
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