The Climb features four intense rounds of competition, each tailored to a different severity of climbing. Amateur climbers from all over the world come together in each round, assessing their strength and skill against one another as they tackle various routes on some of the toughest terrain imaginable. With routes that vary in difficulty and style—from bouldering to ice climbing—each climber will have to dig deep and summon the courage necessary for them to make it all the way through to the end.
The show also highlights each contender’s personal stories, providing insight into what drives them as climbers and how they got here in the first place. During the episodes, viewers can expect interviews with climbing icons, spectacular cinematography, and plenty of raw emotion as the climbers battle for victory.
The Climb promises to be an adrenaline-filled adventure that will stay with viewers long after the show is over. With its star-studded cast, thrilling challenges, and jaw-dropping climbs, this series will offer an exciting look into the grit, determination, and passion of the world’s top amateur climbers.
With its star-studded cast, thrilling challenges, and jaw-dropping climbs, The Climb is set to be a spectacular series that will take viewers on a life-changing journey. Get ready for this epic adventure when The Climb premieres January 12, 2023!
Watch out for the release of The Climb and don’t miss out on this thrilling competition. Tune in to HBO Max to see who will become the world's best amateur climber with a prAna-sponsored climbing ambassadorship and a $100,000 cash prize!
Premiere Date: January 12, 2023
Cast: Jason Momoa, Meagan Martin, Chris Sharma, Tiffany Soithongsuk, Robyn Michelle Ragins, Dominique Terrill Barry, Alice Hafer, Andre Sass Braga, Bradford Lee Burns, Mario Randall Stanley, April Fulton Welch, Maiza Lima
Director: Steven Holleran
Writers: Jason Momoa, Chris Sharma
Executive producers: Eli Holzman, Brian Andrew Mendoza, James Mendoza, Jason Momoa, Jonathan Retseck, Aaron Saidman, Matt Shanfield, Chris Sharma