The in-person movement programs listed here are for the Northern Virginia area.
They are hosted by community partners, and you’ll find more details about them on their websites below.
Recruiting for a study on the impact of rock climbing.
Up ENDing Parkinson’s & Marymount University Center for Optimal Aging
are partnering to study the impact of rock climbing on people living with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Recruitment for this study has started and we would love to have you participate!
Please visit our website or email us for more information.
~9/15/2023 While the study has officially started, we are still recruiting heavily and would love to have you participate!
Rock Climbing for Parkinson’s
Click here to watch this short video, Climbing for people living with Parkinson’s for an introduction to the team. And then join us as we chat with them about the amazing difference climbing has made to the quality of their lives with Parkinson’s.
Alexandria Up ENDing Parkinson’s Climbers
When: Wednesdays at 7:30am
Thursdays at 9am or 11am, alternating weeks.
Location: Sportrock Climbing Center
5308 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304
Sterling Up ENDing Parkinson’s Climbers
When: Tuesdays at 10:00 am
Location: Sportrock Sterling
45935 Maries Rd., Sterling, VA 20166
Please contact Molly@sportrock.com or Upendingparkinsons@gmail.com for more information or to be added to our email list which will send out our meeting times each week!
Details at www.upendparkinsons.com
Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/UpENDingParkinsons
Sponsored by Inova Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center, so there is no cost to climbers.