Club Sports - Rock Climbing
The Northeastern Climbing Team is the official competitive rock climbing team sanctioned through Northeastern University Club Sports. Founded in 2014, the team found immediate success by winning the New England Regional Championships and placing second at the National Championships in Melbourne, Florida. Due to increased popularity, the team now maintains a roster of 30 total athletes: 15 male and 15 female.
The team currently trains at the Central Rock Climbing Gyms in Watertown and Cambridge, MA. Open tryouts are held at the beginning of the fall semester and are open to all undergraduate or graduate students of any major. The team competes in the New England Region of the USA Climbing Collegiate Series, as well as participating in other local and international competitions. Team members also organize outdoor climbing trips on weekends.