What is CRAG?

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Climbers Rage Against Gravity (CRAG) is an annual intercollegiate bouldering competition (redpoint format) hosted by the Stanford Climbing Wall and Stanford Outdoor Education. CRAG is open to climbers of all ability levels. Although CRAG is a competition, the atmosphere is supportive and fun. Prizes from sponsors are awarded and raffled off following each competition. A current ID card (student/staff/faculty) from any college or university is required to participate.


A fun weekend celebration of climbing offering two bouldering competitions and some fun filled community events including a huge used outdoor gear sale.


Any university-affiliated climber.


Recreational (V0-V2), Intermediate (V3-V5), Advanced (V6 and up)


Saturday, January 27th and Sunday, January 28th, 2018. Please note CCS competition on January 27th is for USA Climbing Collegiate Series members only, and the CRAG competition on 1/28 is open to any currently enrolled college student at any college or university and to Stanford affiliates.


AOERC Climbing Wall @ 285 Santa Teresa St., Stanford, CA 94305


Have fun, meet collegiate climbers from around northern California, challenge yourself in a supportive atmosphere, win awesome prizes from our sponsors.


$15 for Saturday’s CCS event and $15 for the community competition on Sunday. Registration fee includes competition entry, event t-shirt (guaranteed if you pre-register between 1/5 & 1/16), and a post event pizza feast.

A special thanks to all of our awesome sponsors!

Arc’Teryx, Adidas Outdoor, ArmaidMoja Gear, Mountain Khakis, prAna, Rock & Ice Magazine, Honey Stinger, Mad Rock, Hydroflask, Flashed Climbing, Touchstone Climbing, Gnarly Nutrition, Evolv, Crazy Creek