Posted on Apr 15, 2024

Join Us at PRG for the CWA 2024 Afterparty, Grip Showcase, and Climb the Bouldering Wall of the Paris Olympics

Get ready to mark your calendars because EP Climbing is bringing the ultimate climbing celebration to Portland! As we gear up for the Climbing Wall Association Summit 2024 (CWA), we're thrilled to announce that EP Climbing, in collaboration with Portland Rock Gym, will be hosting the official afterparty at PRG's new Beaverton location.

Climbing Business Journal (CBJ) will also be hosting their crowd-favorite Grip Showcase at PRG - all on the iconic Titan Boulder.

Here's what you need to know:

Celebrating Portland to Paris with the CWA Afterparty

EP Climbing has been a proud supporter of the IFSC since 1989 and the Olympic Games since Tokyo 2020. Now, as we gear up for Paris 2024, we're excited to bring the climbing community together to celebrate the journey from Portland to Paris. What better way to celebrate than by hosting the CWA 2024 afterparty at PRG's new location? We are proud of this collaborative project with one of our longest-standing partners.


CWA After Party at PRG Specifics

CWA After Party at PRG Specifics


  • Games: Test your skills and win fantastic prizes with our lineup of fun games.
  • Partner Tables: Explore our partner tables featuring industry-leading brands such as Cascade Specialty Flooring, Headrush, Rock Candy, Rhino, Rock Gym Pro and Kilter
  • Food Trucks: Enjoy delicious food from a curated selection of food trucks stationed outside.
  • Beverages: Quench your thirst with a variety of beverages including beer from the renowned 10 Barrel Brewery, along with wine and non-alcoholic options.

Special Thanks!

A heartfelt thank you to our sponsors and partners who have contributed to making this event a resounding success:

Climbing Wall Association

Portland Rock Gym: Our co-host, providing a vibrant space for climbers to thrive.

Partners: 10 Barrel, Cascade Speciality Flooring, Headrush, Rock Candy, Rhino, Rock Gym Pro, Kilter, and Hailey-Books - your support is invaluable.

Prize Sponsors: Metolius and Edelrid - your contributions add an extra layer of excitement to the evening.

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CBJ's Grip Showcase

But the excitement doesn't stop there! Climbing Business Journal's Grip Showcase will also be hosted at PRG Beaverton. Get ready to climb the latest holds from top brands and experience what the Olympians will be facing in July as they compete on the Titan Wall. Plus, get up close to EP's latest Macro releases and be sure to cast your votes after climbing these routes!

Date | Time: Thursday, May 5/16 from 6-8 pm

Location: Portland Rock Gym - 10860 SW Barnes

Voting info: TBD

Visit us at CWA

Visit EP at Booth 700 during the CWA Summit for the latest in climbing innovation! Explore over 300 new shapes, join interactive activities, and discover exclusive product reveals. Participate in our "Route to Paris" Instagram Contest by sharing your climbing routes on the mini Titan Boulder with #RouteToParis and tagging @epusaclimbing for a chance to win EP Climbing swag!

Register for CWA 2024 Here!

Contact us for more info or to set up a meeting!

See you there!

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