Category Archives: Branded Content

Bouldering Floor Performance Guide

Bouldering Floor Material Performance & Analysis

Branded Content New White Paper prepared by Vertical Solutions for climbing gym owners looking to maximize their investment in bouldering floors This week, a new White Paper was released by Vertical Solutions which presents observational results of inspections performed on commonly used bouldering floor cover materials to determine their performance under several important criteria. With…

The Swiss Army Knife of Training

The Swiss Army Knife of Training

Branded Content Like Christmas Morning The first day that Bend Endurance Academy opened its new 7000 square foot training facility for practice, the kids enrolled in the climbing program excitedly ran up to a strange new structure and began climbing and swinging on it. “It was basically like Christmas morning where a kid just opens up…

The Birth of Crux Consulting

The Birth of Crux Consulting

Branded Content At the young age of 25, Kevin Goradia and his business partner Matt Twyman started a new and flashy facility in the heart of Austin, Texas. On May 6th, 2016, Crux Climbing Center officially opened to the public and climbers and setters traveled from around the nation to check it out. The 22,000-square-foot…

How to Start a Climbing Gym

How to Start a Climbing Gym

Branded Content New must-read guide launched for aspiring climbing gym entrepreneurs This week, a new document was produced by climbing gym business veterans Vertical Solutions: The Climbing Gym Startup Guide (CGS Guide). Aware that the process of starting a business is notoriously tedious, let alone starting an indoor climbing gym being particularly difficult, the CGS…

Case Study: Brooklyn Boulders

Case Study: Brooklyn Boulders Gowanus Location Update

Branded Content Problem Brooklyn Boulders, one of the nation’s leading indoor climbing facilities, planted their roots in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn back in 2009. With a massive plan to rock the climbing world, they set out with a fantastic space, a vision, and their own grassroots construction methods and materials. What they didn’t know…

Vertical Solutions’ New Hiring Bonus

Vertical Solutions Launches Industry Referral Program

Branded Content Vertical Solutions, the nation’s leading one-stop solution provider for indoor climbing walls, floors, holds, and business consulting, is launching a new industry referral program to aide the expansion of their climbing wall construction crews. Manufacturing climbing products and building climbing gyms requires that employees not only posses job-specific skills, but also satisfy the…

Bouldering Gym Floor Anatomy

Anatomy of a Bouldering Gym Floor

Branded Content With the progress and growth of the climbing gym industry comes a lot of opportunity for companies to dedicate resources to not only improving the climbing experience, but also the products themselves. The first products in any growing industry typically come from adaptations of products made for different but similar uses. As a…