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BearClimb 2016

Join us for the 13th annual BearClimb held at Baylor University's McLane Student Life Center (SLC) on Saturday, February 27th! Our 3 year-old rock wall is one of the tallest free-standing climbing walls in Texas with natural features and a jamming crack.

BearClimb is open to all interested climbers. Whether you are a regular climber, a beginner or just interested in learning, you can participate, have fun and win great prizes. There are categories for youth, beginner, intermediate and advanced climbers. Door prizes are available to all. Climbers that sign up by the early registration deadline are guaranteed a competition shirt, grab bag, and snacks throughout the day.

For those interested in obtaining points for the Collegiate Climbing Series, please make sure to note your intentions on the registration form. Baylor University is the last venue to earn points and will serve as the regional final. (Please note: you must present a University ID at registration if you are climbing for the CCS).

Baylor students, please apply at the SLC Front Desk.

All other participants, please complete the registration form here.



Event Registration Fee: $30


BearClimb 2016 Sessions

Session I Session II
Registration: 8:00am Registration: 12:30pm
Skills Check: 8:15am Skills Check: 1:15pm
Climbers Meeting: 8:45am Climbers Meeting: 1:45pm
Climbing: 9:00am-1:00pm Climbing: 2:00pm-6:00pm
Dyno Comp @ 6:15pm
Awards & Raffle @ 7:00pm


Important Event Information:
  • Each session is limited to the first 70 climbers. We strongly encourage you to pre-register to secure your spot! Payment confirms your participation.
  • Registration prior to February 12th guarantees a grab bag and BearClimb 2016 shirt!
  • The competition is held on the Baylor University campus in the McLane Student Life Center. The address is 209 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706.
  • All climbers will need to pass a belay skill check in order to belay other competitors.

To Register: beginning January 15, 2016
  • Baylor ID holders: All Baylor students and community members must register at the McLane Student Life Center.
  • Guest Climbers: Registrations for all non-Baylor climbers will be done online.
  • Groups: For group registrations, please contact Stephanie Davis.


Bear Climb 2015

For questions please contact:
Stephanie Davis, Baylor Rock Wall Manager
254.710.7529


BearClimb Archives
BearClimb 2015 Results
BearClimb 2014 Results

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