Credit: Aliyya Swaby Photo/New Haven Independent

Credit: Aliyya Swaby Photo/New Haven Independent

Halfway up a 25-foot wall, Ted Brooks felt his hamstring tighten and cramp. He pushed through the pain and pulled himself up the rest of the distance.

Then he rappelled down, massaged out the kink and immediately started back up again.

He and three other Common Ground High School students met up for their regular Monday night indoor rock climbing practice session at City Climb Gym… [button url=”hhttp://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/city_kids_too_start_climbing_walls/”]Read more in the New Haven Independent»[/button]