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GET MORE FROM YOUR FIRST ASCENT MEMBERSHIP

As a member, you are an important part of the FA community. We want to thank you for being a part of our community with the FA Bonus, an opportunity to earn points you can redeem for special rewards at First Ascent.

HOW DO I EARN POINTS?

Earning points is easy! You can earn points by checking into the gym, attending fitness and yoga classes, referring first time visitors to the gym, and more.

HOW DO I REDEEM POINTS?

Only First Ascent members can earn and redeem points or refer first time visitors – Day Pass and 10-Pass visitors are not eligible.

Members: Redeem your points by selecting the perks you want to redeem on the FA Bonus perks page, or just visit any First Ascent location and speak with one of our friendly friend desk staff members.

Plus you get 1,000 points just for joining!

FA BONUS DETAILS

Here are the standard ways to earn and redeem points:

Earn Points

  • Gym check-in 50
  • Attend a climbing, fitness, or yoga class 50
  • Fill out a survey 100
  • Bring a first time visitor
    (18 and older, limit 3 per visit) 750
  • Birthday 1,000
  • Join rewards program 1,000
  • Refer a new FA member* 2,000
  • Submit blog content that gets published on the FA Blog (email blog@faclimbing.com) 5,000
  • Student Bonus 5,000

*Here are the rules for referring a new member:

  • Member must be present with the friend or family member they are referring when signing up
  • Referred member must be a new First Ascent member – offer not valid for current or return members
  • Referrals are unlimited! Refer as many people as you like.

Redeem Points

  • Lead Rope OR Belay Device Rental 300
  • Rental Gear Package 500
  • 50% off a First Ascent t-shirt 750
  • 25% off one piece of FA merchandise (hats, hoodies, etc.) 750
  • 10% off one FA Pro Shop purchase 1,000
  • One free Guest Pass* 1,000
  • Free Fitness Consultation 1,000
  • 25% off a Special Workshop 1,000
  • Enroll a friend in a Learning The Ropes or Learning To Boulder class free 2,000
  • 50% off one month of Basecamp** (email basecamp@faclimbing.com) 3,000
  • 50% off one Personal Training Session 3,000
  • 50% off your Redpoint Assessment 5,000
  • Waive a friend’s enrollment fee when they sign up for any Monthly Membership 5,000
  • One Free Month of Individual Membership** (of your current membership type) 10,000
  • One Free Month of Family Membership** 20,000

*Maximum 3 guest passes per visitor

**Maximum 3 redemptions in any one calendar year

Our technology partner, Perkville, will email you an invitation to join the FA Bonus. Accept the invitation and create a Perkville account to begin earning points. You must use the same email address the invitation was sent to when setting up your Perkville account.

JOIN NOW AND START EARNING POINTS TODAY!

Questions? Drop us a line at FAbonus@faclimbing.com