On November 18, 2023 Aspire Whitby is hosting Durham Regions first paraclimbing competition. This competition gives participants an opportunity to compete in a supportive, friendly, and positive environment, all while competing for a chance to win some amazing prizes and place on the podium.

Aspire Whitby has partnered with The Canadian Adaptive Climbing Society and are certified to support those with any type of disability, giving all those interested an opportunity to climb. This competition is a recreation style competition, meaning its perfect for those looking to compete for the first time, and for those just starting out on their climbing journey.

What is adaptive climbing? Aspire Whitby uses specialized equipment, strategies, and instruction to support those with any type of disability. Some examples include traumatic brain injuries, heart attack survivors, members of our community with autism and/or Cerebral Palsy, and mobility impairments, as well as others.

Get ready for an event like no-other where you’ll be inspired by the determination, grit, and spirit of all competitors!

Aspire Whitby is Durham Region’s largest indoor rock climbing and ninja warrior facility. They offer programming for youth and adults, as well as birthday parties, camps, lessons, adaptive climbing, fitness and more. Click here for registration and additional information.

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