Defying Gravity Comp & Social

It’s one of the most unique climbing community events in Metro Vancouver.

Started in 2017 by Climb Base5, Defying Gravity is a one-of-a-kind team-based bouldering event is for everyone in a fun, relaxed, and supportive environment! If you’ve never climbed in a comp situation and want to give it a try, this is for you. If you’ve had some comp experience, this will be something that you’ve never seen before where you’ll have to trust your instincts, close your eyes, leap and hope you picked the right teammates.

Climb together, fall together, stay together

We’re organizing our third Defying Gravity! A first of its kind team-based bouldering event on June 1st. Defying Gravity wasn’t your average climbing comp in 2017 or 2018 and we intend to keep it that way. Based on the overwhelming interest, support, and fun people had with the last two years at the Defying Gravity…

New surprises for the 2nd annual Defying Gravity bouldering comp and social!

The event was amazing! Thank you to the participants, volunteers, and sponsors who helped make it happen… And the winners are… After 30 individual climbs and 5 team challenges, here are your winning teams for each category. Not only do they have the bragging rights, we’re making a Defying Gravity trophy and inscribing the winners…

Thanks for defying gravity with us!

Thanks to everyone who came out to participate in, volunteer for, and make Defying Gravity one of the most unique and fun events that Climb Base5 has hosted. A really big shout out to the 30 teams of 3 (and the T-Rex) who came inside to climb despite the glowing sunshine outside. The vibe and…

Defy the doubters. Defy the haters. Defy gravity!

Climb Base5 is organizing the first of its kind team-based bouldering event on June 24th. Defying Gravity won’t be your average climbing comp. It’s going to be social. It’s going to be about teamwork. It’s going to be a wicked time! Register as a team or sign up on your own (we’ll put you on…