Our Work

 
 
Close Up Wall Climbing

ADVOCACY

  • Goveror's Office: WICC's established relationship with state leadership allows us to respond quickly when issues arise.
     

  • Legislators: WICC maintains relationships with legislators across the state of Washington. Our work keeps legislators aware and informed of the issues important to our industry.

Preparing to Climb
  • Industry Service Providers: collaborating with industry service providers for member benefit, including insurance and education providers.
     

  • Climbing Advocacy Organizations:  engaging with organizations like the CWA, AAC, WCC, Access Fund and others, exploring opportunities for collaboration.
     

  • Outdoor Brands: 
    leveraging the statewide appeal for outdoor brands to connect directly with WICC members.

Women on the Climbing Wall
  • Regular Updates: quarterly newsletters keeping WICC members informed of current work and issues relevant to the indoor climbing industry in Washington State. (starting late 2021)
     

  • Training Opportunities: providing opportunities for reduced-cost trainings by bringing trainers and programs exclusively to WICC members.

CONNECTION

INFORMATION

 

Our Values

Knowledge: foster systems for maximum ease of access to and sharing of industry knowledge.

Influence: advocate as experts of our industry to proactively affect the policies and operating climate impacting indoor climbing.

Inclusion: commitment to seek out, listen to, and represent voices throughout the Washington State indoor climbing industry.

Integrity: build relationships of trust inside and outside our industry through collaboration, transparency, and accountability.

Passion: decisions and actions are guided by shared belief that access to climbing can improve our communities and change people’s lives.