What Is The Competitive Climbing Team?

The competitive climbing team is open to anyone and everyone, providing opportunities such as climbing competitions and sponsorships. We host public practices as well as private practices and join competitions across the Midwest. We are also a part of the USA Climbing organization allowing us to participate in regional and national collegiate competitions.

How Do I Join The Climbing Team?

Join the Discord and get involved!!

Tryouts for the climbing team are held in the fall semester at Lied Recreation Center and can be attended by anyone. In order to compete with the club, you must have joined the Mountaineering and Climbing Club by pressing the button at the top of this website. For more information, please contact the team coordinator:

  • Jake Steffens: Jacste20@iastate.edu
Fall 2023 Weekly Climbs
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

After Climbing club meetings

(Approx. 8PM)

    5-7 PM   3:30-5:30PM


State Gym



Lied Rec


Lied Rec


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