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Competitions For Your Inspiration

Competitions For Your Inspiration

The first Olympic Games with medals for climbing is right around the corner, and climbing will have additional medals in 2024. Now might be a good time to reevaluate how competitions and leagues fit into your event and marketing mix. Check out these recent comps for some inspiration.

Behind the Desk with Kristina Ericson

Behind the Desk with Kristina Ericson

Behind the Desk… is an ongoing series that profiles people influencing and advancing the industry in gyms across the country. This month, CBJ heads to the Northeast to talk gym events, parties, barbecue… and whether it’s possible for a big city to have too many gyms.

Gym Roundup: NC, TX

Gym Roundup: NC, TX

Here are gyms in NC and TX that are set to open their doors. Please let us know about your gym announcements for our next Gym Roundup.

State of Climbing Report // Gym News: CA, NJ

State of Climbing Report // Gym News: CA, NJ

Learn more about the AAC’s recent State of Climbing Report, as well as gym projects in California and New Jersey. Have news for CBJ readers? Please send it to info@climbingbusinessjournal.com, thank you!

Park City Gym To Go Full-Service

Park City Gym To Go Full-Service

The Mine Bouldering Gym in Park City, UT is planning to expand out of its location to a full-service climbing gym, according to ParkRecord. The gym is planning on moving into a purpose built 15,000 to 20,000 square foot building. The Mine will close its current location on May 20. “While we are sad to…

Triangle Expands in Richmond

Triangle Expands in Richmond

Triangle Rock Club is preparing to break ground on a $2 million expansion to add 15,000 square feet of climbing terrain to its gym in Richmond, Virgina. The North Carolina-based chain opened its Richmond location last spring in the former Richmond Athletic Club building. Triangle bought the building in 2017 for $1.4 million and spent $1.6 million to upgrade…

Evo  Breaks Ground in Golden

Evo Breaks Ground in Golden

EVO Rock + Fitness, with locations in Louisville, CO; Portland, ME and Concord, NH broke ground with Kodiak Real Estate Group for their next location in Golden, Colorado this past Monday, April 8th . The gym will be a bouldering only facility featuring training boards, creative routesetting, a personable crew and an inclusive vibe. With…