It’s Time to Climb! Climb 4 Climate Boston 2024 Inaugural Event Comes to Harvard Stadium on August 10, 2024

June 3, 2024

New Environmentally Focused Non-Profit Launches Fitness-Inspired Events to Build a Community to Fight Climate Change

BOSTON, MA – June 3, 2024 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/Climb 4 Climate, a non-profit on a mission to fight climate change, today announced its inaugural stadium stair-climbing event will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2024, at iconic Harvard Stadium. Climate change is the existential crisis of our time. Millions of people want to be part of the solution. Only together can we beat climate change so take the first step with Climb 4 Climate. Registration for this first-time event is open now at events.climb4climate.org.

“We are thrilled to launch our first Climb 4 Climate event in Boston. This groundbreaking stair climbing challenge and community celebration marks a pivotal moment in our collective fight against climate change,” said David Friedman, Co-Founder and Chairman at Climb 4 Climate. “Drawing individuals of all backgrounds and abilities, Climb 4 Climate is a statement of unity and purpose. From seasoned climbers craving a challenge to weekend warriors and corporate teams eager to make a difference, everyone is welcome to participate in this transformative journey towards a sustainable future.”

The event will feature an immersive atmosphere charged with energy and purpose. Participants will climb up the concrete seats, 30 rows high, and down the steps in all 37 sections of Harvard Stadium. Climbers ascend alongside fellow athletes and eco warriors, the unmistakable feeling that we are all in this fight together is felt by every climber.

Participants will feel a huge sense of accomplishment once they finish climbing the stadium. Experiencing the feat of climbing Harvard Stadium will help Climb 4 Climate Boston participants understand the importance of taking on other big challenges in their lives such as fighting climate change.

Corporate partners and donors will also play a vital role in Climb 4 Climate’s mission and help generate more excitement around this event. Their support drives real environmental change and offers an opportunity to showcase their commitment to sustainability. Companies can further engage by forming corporate climbing teams and providing volunteer opportunities for their employees.

“We’re proud to have our first event at Harvard Stadium as it will provide a challenge that will motivate participants to take action to save the climate,” said Larry O’Toole, President of Gentle Giant Moving Company and Co-Founder of Climb 4 Climate. “I still climb the stairs at Harvard Stadium regularly. It is never an easy experience, but it is always extremely fulfilling when I finish the climb. Climb 4 Climate Boston transcends physical exertion; it fosters community, promotes education, and ignites action. Our climbers will be inspired to rise to the climate action challenge and forge a path towards a greener, brighter future.”

Following the climb, participants and their families can enjoy the Climb 4 Climate “Festivo,” featuring activities for all ages, including food trucks and music, along with local businesses and climate action exhibitors.

Early bird pricing for Climb 4 Climate Boston is available until midnight ET on August 8, 2024. The adult early bird fee will be $25, rising to $40 on August 10th. Adults must raise a minimum of $250 to participate in the climb. Students ages 13 to 18 will pay $15 before August 9th or $25 after that date, and must raise a minimum of $150 to participate.

Climber raised funds from the Climb 4 Climate Boston event that will be directed to climate change organizations. The Climb 4 Climate’s Climate Advisory Board will determine the allocation and will select non-profits that demonstrate measurable and immediate climate action.

About Climb 4 Climate

Climb 4 Climate is a Boston-based non-profit organization that is about breaking barriers to a greener world and having fun doing it. The non-profit unites thousands of stair climbers in stadiums nationwide, raising funds to combat climate change. Join the movement, bring your friends, and let’s climb toward a brighter future. Together, we can make a difference and leave a legacy of sustainability for generations to come. For more information and to register for Climb 4 Climate Boston, visit www.climb4climate.org.