Climbing Competition

It’s that time again! Duke will be leading off the Eastern Edge Collegiate Climbing series with our annual Crimpin’ Crazies competition. The Crimpin’ Crazies competition is open to the public, whether competing in the Eastern Edge Series or not, we welcome you to join us for a day of climbing, music and PRIZES!!

Competitors will compete in one of three categories (beginner, intermediate or advanced) so even if you’re just learning to climb or a regular crusher this event is for you!! We’ll have a whole new collection of routes for you to climb, prizes for you to win and awesome people for you to hang out with.

The Eastern Edge is a series of climbing competitions between Duke and 4 other universities. Climbers have an opportunity to compete in the entire series by climbing in 3 of 4 competitions. Your top 3 scores from the different comps will be totaled to create you series scores. The top male and female competitors in the series will have an opportunity to win a grand prize and the glory of being the 2016 Eastern Edge Series winners.

Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016
Location: Wilson Climbing Wall
Cost: $20 pre-registration / $25 day of registration

Eastern Edge Series Dates:
Duke – Sunday, October 29
Old Dominion – Saturday, November 19
VCU – Saturday, February 11
East Carolina – Saturday, February 25
UNC Chapel Hill – TBD

Registration Form

For more information on the Eastern Edge Series and comp scores please visit

Last year’s results here.