Laufen, Switzerland

Great response and large crowds at the 3 days opening festival of the new Climbing Gym in Laufen, Switzerland.

It was great to feel the excitment of the local community: everybody came to see and feel the new venue and watch local and national greats performing their skills.

“The more you try to imitate
real rock, the more you limit
the possibilities.”

Outdoors – on earth’s mountains, crags and boulders – are the moves that inspire us, the essence of our sport. Real rock offers no limits.

Within the compressed world of an artificial climbing wall, however, imitating natural rock ultimately creates boundaries.

Understanding that the outdoors cannot be replicated, we regard indoor climbing a discipline of its own. Our walls are constantly evolving. The BLOCX creative process continues tirelessly as we keep pushing..