Break The Nose


An Eight Hour Climbathon for the CCC

Join us on Saturday, June 8th as we race to the top to raise money for the Carolina Climbers Coalition!

Find your favorite climbing partner and join us for an 8 hour endurance rope climbing challenge!

Gain points for climbs finished, or try for the most pitches completed while you work to top the popular routes of Yosemite and beyond.

Want to add to your climbs with additional challenges? Earn extra points by:

  • Completing dyno challenges
  • Completing trad rack pull ups
  • Wear a trad rack throughout entire competition (1,000 points!)
  • Completing the pitches of the popular routes of Yosemite and beyond (break The Nose!)
  • Climbing the crack route as a full crack climb

Join us after for a celebration including prizes, beer, food, and this year’s film from the Appalachian Mountain Film Festival!

All proceeds will go to the Carolina Climbers Coalition

Date: Saturday, June 8th
Time: 12-8pm (challenge); 7:30-9:30pm (after party)
Location: Inner Peaks South End
Cost: $36 members; $45 non-members
Registration: Online, over the phone, or at the front counter
Other: after party is open to anyone, but food and beer is open to competitors only

For those of you who like to strategize in advance, the detailed scoring & rules are posted BELOW!

THANK YOU to our sponsors for this event: Petzl, Scarpa, Rab
Evolv, Metolius, Beal, La Sportiva, Tenaya, So Ill, Boulder Denim, Trango, Friction Labs, Black Diamond Krieg, Unknown Brewing, Misty Mountain, Lenny Boy Brewing

The month leading up to our fundraiser will also include a CCC membership drive!

Inner Peaks will MATCH the monetary value of all new and renewed memberships for the CCC *purchased at IP* between 5/8 – 6/8.

“Preserving, protecting & expanding your climbing opportunities” The Carolina Climber’s Coalition was established January 16, 1995 with the purposes of preserving the natural environment, promoting safe climbing practices and preserving climber’s access to climbing North and South Carolina.