Helping the adaptive community defy convention through climbing
Paradox Sports provides a diverse, inclusive community to help individuals with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, amputations and limb differences, PTSD, neurological conditions, visual impairment, chronic pain, hearing impairments access the wild places, athletic accomplishment, and personal growth that comes with climbing.
“We envision a world where inclusion, diversity and equity are the norm and underrepresented groups have equal access to climbing and a voice within the larger outdoor community,” says Executive Director Dave Elmore. “We understand the transformative power of the outdoors and believe climbing and inclusion is a powerful vehicle for forging communities, enhancing well-being, and creating empowered individuals.”
Paradox fulfills its mission to make climbing more accessible to more people through three distinct program elements:
Read about Paradox Sports on Climbing.com.