11 August 2021

Join Us for Global Climbing Day 2021

Be a part of something bigger this Global Climbing Day. Join us on 21.8 as we team up with gyms around the globe to celebrate climbing and the community it creates.

Global Climbing Day 21.8.21

 

Be a part of something bigger this Global Climbing Day. Join us on 21.8 as we team up with gyms around the globe to celebrate climbing and the community it creates. Share snaps of how you’re celebrating—indoors and out—using #globalclimbingday.
 

A MESSAGE FROM OUR LOCAL ATHLETE TEAM 
 

Find a Gym for Global Climbing Day 2021.

We’ve teamed up with hundreds of gyms to make it easier for you to spend your day on the wall. Commit to climb and join us (and other members of the climbing community) at an event near you.

While some gyms may not be able to host physical events due to current Public Health Orders, they will still be sharing stories online to celebrate Global Climbing Day, and giving you the opportunity to win some gear from The North Face. Find a participating gym in the list below. 

ACT, AUSTRALIA
BlocHaus Canberra | @blochauscbr

Mountain Strong | @mountainstrongcbr

NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA
9 degrees Alexandria | @9degreesalexandria
9 degrees Parramatta | @9degreesparramatta
9 degrees Lane Cove | @9degreeslanecove
9 degrees Waterloo | @9degreeswaterloo
BlocHaus Marrickville | @blochausmkv
Climb Fit St Leonards | @climbfit_sydney
Climb Fit Kirrawee | @climbfit_kirrawee
Sydney Indoor Climbing Gym - Villawood | @sicgvillawood

QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA
9 degrees Enoggera | @9degreesenoggera

Alpine Indoor Climbing | @alpineindoorclimbing
Bould Move | @bould_move | Facebook Event 
Core Climbing | @coreclimbaus

Rockit Climbing Gym | @rockit_climbing_gym | Facebook Event 

Rocksports Indoor Climbing | @rocksportsvalley | Facebook Event 
Urban Climb West End, Milton & Newstead | @urbanclimb
Urban Extreme | @urbanxtremeoz | Facebook Event

SOUTH AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA
Adelaide's Bouldering Club | @aboulderingclub

Beyond Bouldering – Kent Town, Keswick & Clovelly Park | @beyondbouldering

TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA
Rock It Climbing Centre | @rockitclimbing

VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
Blochaus Port Melbourne | @blochausmlb
North Walls | @northwalls | Facebook Event
Northside Boulders | @northsideboulders
Urban Climb Collingwood | @urbanclimbcollingwood
The Crux | @thecruxbouldering | Facebook Event

WESTERN AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA
Portside Boulders O’Connor | @portsideboulders_oconnor | Facebook Event
Portside Boulders Osborne Park | @portsideboulders_osbornepark | Facebook Event

NEW ZEALAND
Basecamp Wanaka & Queenstown | @basecamp.adventures
Rockatipu Climbing Wall Queenstwown | www.qldc.govt.nz/recreation/climb
Uprising Boulder Gym Christchurch | @uprising.chch
Extreme Edge Rock Climbing Auckland| @extremeedgenz
Northern Rocks Auckland | @northernrocks.climbing | Facebook Event
Rocktopia Mount Maunganui | @rocktopia_mtmaunganui | Facebook Event
Resistance Climbing, Dunedin | @resistance.climbing
Crux Climbing Gym | YMCA Taranaki | Facebook Event

TIPS FROM OUR ATHLETE TEAM 

Stuck at home this Global Climbing Day? Tune into some tips from our global athlete team for beginner and intermediate climbers.

From what to bring to different types of holds, team athlete @marie_louise_ has the beta on how to make your first day at the climbing gym a success.

  

Trust your feet. Keep your elbows straight. Team athlete @margojain is here to help you go from the gym to the great outdoors for #GlobalClimbingDay.


ORGANISATIONS CELEBRATING WITH US

Community doesn't just happen. We want to thank a number of incredible organisations who are celebrating with us this Global Climbing Day. Learn more about them through their channels below. 

Climbing QTs | @climbingqts
LGBTQ+ advocacy in climbing and the outdoors. 
www.climbingqts.com
 
Adaptive Climbing Victoria  | @adaptiveclimbingvic
Making climbing accessible for people living with a disability.
www.sportclimbingvictoria.com.au/adaptive-climbing-victoria
Affinity Initiative | @affinity_initiative
Making & holding space for BIWOC in climbing.
www.women-uprising.com
Gariwerd Wimmera Reconciliation Network  | @gwreconciliationnetwork
Working for reconciliation in Gariwerd and the Wimmera.
www.gwrn.org.au

Share how you're celebrating Global Climbing Day.

#GLOBALCLIMBINGDAY

We want to see how you’re celebrating, indoors and out. See how others are getting after it, share your own snaps with #globalclimbingday and tag @thenorthface_aunz to be featured.

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