Climber on the wall at Climbing Club at Earth Treks in 2018

The Paradox Mile

One Month.

5280 Vertical Feet.

The Paradox Mile 2020-03-31T19:53:44+00:00

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

To date, we have hosted 16 Paradox Mile challenges at climbing gyms and universities all over the country, which have helped us expand our network, increase awareness about our programs, and raised critical funding to continue our mission: to transform lives and communities through adaptive climbing opportunities that defy convention.

2,667 Supporters

2,043,360 Feet Climbed

387 Climbers

$132,903 Raised

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Completed Paradox Mile Challenges

Rock Climb Fairfield 2017

June 2017 | Fairfield, CT
$20,723 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

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

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