Climbing

We are the competitive climbing team at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill! We compete in local, regional, and national collegiate climbing events through USA climbing, as well as local competitions around the area. We practice together at our walls on campus, as well as Progression Climbing Gym in Chapel Hill. 

Fundraising/dues: $50 for the entire year

How to join organization: Open Membership. Join at any time

Practice Days & Times: Monday through Thursday; 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Practice Location: Fetzer Climbing Wall

Competitive Season: Fall/Spring

Competition Level: National

National Governing Body: USA Climbing

Recent Accomplishments:

  • We hosted our 3rd annual Tar Heel Top Out! Our club works together with the wall staff to put on this competition, and it requires a huge effort from everyone involved. We also made a fun club video at the beginning of the year! 

  • We competed at our first collegiate regionals, and placed 2nd as a team! The competition was in Chattanooga, TN, and we had 4 competitors attend (Kerry Scott, Jordan Zabrecky, Zac Gonzalez, and Aleks Czejdo).

  • We placed 11th out of 59 schools at our first collegiate national championship! Kerry Scott placed 2nd in women’s sport climbing, Jordan Zabrecky placed 11th in women’s bouldering, Aleks Czejdo placed 44th in men’s sport climbing, and Zac Gonzalez placed 88th in men’s sport climbing!

Contact: Chris Zammit zammit@live.unc.edu (336)337-0820

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