ERICA BAI nears the top of the climbing wall in the Caledonia Senior Secondary gym as part of the Xplore Sports Program Aug. 28.

ERICA BAI nears the top of the climbing wall in the Caledonia Senior Secondary gym as part of the Xplore Sports Program Aug. 28.

Climbing higher

YOUNG PEOPLE from ages five to eight and nine to 12 'xplored' sports in a program that let them try out different sports last week.

YOUNG PEOPLE from ages five to eight and nine to 12 ‘xplored’ sports in a program that let them try out different sports last week.

The younger children did aquatic sports in the pool before lunch and headed to Parkside School for gymnastics in the afternoon, while the ages nine to 12 children rock climbed int eh morning and tried out gymnastics in teh afternoon.

The goal was for them to gain agility, balance, coordination and speed and have fun while learning from a grained or certified coach.