A 5,280 vertical foot climbing challenge to help raise money and awareness for Paradox Sports and our adaptive climbing programs.

Participants sign up at a participating gym and have a month to climb a vertical mile!

Paradox Mile Stats

Climbing gyms and universities all over the country have rallied in support of our mission! Your support will help us deliver on our mission of transforming lives and communities through adaptive climbing opportunities that defy convention. Help us make climbing more accessible to more people, increase awareness, and build communities.

3,296 Supporters

2,687,520 Feet Climbed

509 Climbers

$161,696 Raised

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Host a Paradox Mile challenge at your gym!

COVID-19 Update: If your facility is interested in hosting a Paradox Mile, we do not suggest/require that a kick-off party be held. Please contact us for more information on how to safely host a Paradox Mile.

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Completed Paradox Mile Challenges

The Climb 2021

February 2021
Bentonville, Murfreesboro + Nashville
$21,736 Raised Combined
Climb Mile at Nashville

Rock Climb Fairfield 2017

June 2017 | Fairfield, CT
$21,168 Raised
Rock Climb Mile

2019 Paradox Mile Resolution

January 2019 | Anywhere, USA
$19,114 Raised
2019 Resolution

Rock Climb Fairfield 2018

July 2018 | Fairfield, CT
$14,777 Raised
Rock Climb Mile

UpTown Climbing 2018

Aug/Sept 2018 | Baton Rouge, LA
$9,026 Raised
UpTown Mile

Rock Climb Fairfield 2019

September 2019 | Fairfield, CT
$8,964 Raised
Rock Climb Mile

2020 Paradox Mile Resolution

January 2020 | Anywhere, USA
$8,462 Raised
2020 Resolution

Prime Climb 2018

June 2018 | Wallingford, CT
$8,432 Raised
Prime Climb Mile

Climb Tulsa 2019

December 2019 | Tulsa, OK
$7,382 Raised
Climb Tulsa Mile

Salt Pump 2019

March 2019 | Scarborough, ME
$7,119 Raised
Salt Pump Mile

Rock Climb Fairfield 2020

October 2020 | Fairfield, CT
$7,057 Raised
Rock Climb Mile

First Ascent 2018

November 2018 | Chicago, IL
$6,341 Raised
First Ascent

Diablo Rock Gym 2018

July/Aug 2018 | Concord, CA
$4,752 Raised
Diablo Mile

Climb Bentonville

September 2019 | Bentonville, AR
$4,219 Raised
Climb Bentonville Mile

Planet Granite 2019

February 2019 | Portland, OR
$3,809 Raised
Planet Granite Portland Mile

Planet Granite 2019

June 2019 | Belmont, CA
$2,705 Raised
Planet Granite Belmont Mile

Planet Granite 2019

June 2019 | Sunnyvale, CA
$2,575 Raised
Planet Granite Sunnyvale Mile

Rock Spot – Peace Dale

September 2019 | South Kingstown, RI
$2,283 Raised
Peace Dale Mile