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Monday, June 12, 2023

Coeur Climbing Co. brings climbing pioneer Alan Watts to Post Falls for July 9th grand opening event

 Coeur Climbing Company has announced that climbing pioneer Alan Watts will be the featured speaker at the new climbing gym's grand opening event on July 9th, in collaboration with Post Falls Chamber of Commerce. Watts is widely regarded as the founding father of Smith Rock in Oregon , an iconic climbing destination, additionally he played a key role in the development of sport climbing in America and around the world.

"Alan's long career has had a profound impact on the climbing world" says Daniel Shaw, co-founder of Coeur Climbing Co. "We're honored to have him join us as part of our grand opening". Post Falls Chamber of Commerce has partnered with bring Watts to Post Falls "Climbing is a big part of what makes Post Falls special," says Christina Petit, CEO of the Post Falls Chamber.

Courtesy photo- rendering of a section of the planned climbing walls.

The Grand Opening event is scheduled for July 9th, from 1-5pm at the gym's location in Post Falls. Watts will give a presentation and also be available for photos, autographs and connecting with attendees. Coeur Climbing Co. is a new full service indoor climbing gym located at 764 S. Clearwater Loop #101 in Post Falls. The gym offers 6000 SF of climbing surfaces, including 24' rope walls, 15' bouldering walls, training board, a kids area - plus, a comprehensive fitness area, retail climbing gear, snacks and drinks. Once open members will be able to take advantage of unlimited access to rope climbing, bouldering, and fitness equipment, as well as free yoga classes, local partner perks, and more. Daily and 10-punch passes will also be available.

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