🇬🇧 Brief Overview of the 2021 Frasassi Climbing Festival

The 7th annual Frasassi Climbing Festival will be held from 3-4-5 September 2021, in Serra San Quirico (AN), Italy.
Below is a few reasons why this year’s FCF festival will be out of this world!
Please feel free to contact us at info@frasassiclimbingfestival.it if you have any questions or need more information

Special Guests 📽️

Coming soon …

The Frasassi Challenge 🧗‍♂️

Also this year at the Frasassi Climbing Festival you will find the tried and tested Frasassi Challenge. As you know by now, the FCF is a meeting place open to all those who care about the passion for climbing in its various forms and the environment in which it takes place. The purpose of the initiative is to raise awareness of the Park area while also enhancing its sporting aspect. Frasassi Challenge is open to climbers of all categories and will take place in the most beautiful and evocative crags in the area. To support it, you can use the maps and detailed reports made available by our traditional partner Vertical Life Like every edition, the Technical Sponsors will make numerous rich prizes available

Street Boulder Contest 🏰

This event will take place on the Medieval Walls of Serra San Quirico. The qualification round will take place on Saturday morning followed by the finals in the late afternoon and finish off with the awards ceremony. Don’t want to compete? no problem – there will be “open recreation” times for enthusiasts* to hang out and enjoy some city wall climbing.
Don’t forget to bring your crash pad!
* participants must enroll in the contest. There are 50 Blocks of different difficulty depending on color : white, yellow, green, red and black . Good luck!

Frasassi Warrior 🤸‍♀️

Also this year, the Frasassi Warrior could not be missing at FCF2021 The tunnel 12 meters long and 3 meters wide, with aerial sockets to be used to cross it, without putting your feet on the ground, and in the shortest possible time. Skill, technical strength and balance cannot be lacking in order to aspire to aspire to the completion of the path. A stopwatch, activated by the competitor and stopped by the competitor at the end, will show the athlete’s travel time on a special display. Only festival members will be able to try their hand at winning the trophy up for grabs for the occasion: best male warrior and best female warrior!


The event is linked to Petzl’s BELAY BETTER campaign. Our desire is to help improve your ability to insure by learning the technique and choosing the right products in line with your needs. Find out more at the link: Belay Better Signing up Fill out the registration form HERE (coming soon) or show up at the Frasassi Climbing Festival 2021 at the Petzl stand on the days of the event with the desire to test yourself and win one of the prize draws. !!! An insured Petzl T-shirt for the first online subscribers !!! In addition, each subscriber, both online and on the days of the event, will be able to collect the t-shirt directly and also the lottery ticket, while stocks last.

Trekking 🌲

Come and experience the wonders of the Natural Regional Park of Gola della Rossa e Frasassi!
A wide range of excursions will be offered throughout the FCF festival led by professional nature guides.
See the program below for more info.

Spelunking 🌋

Cave tours will be offered by local caving groups throughout the festival. There will be different excursions each day to cater for a wide range of levels. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get an inside view of the Frasassi area!
See the program below for more details.

Yoga 🧘‍♂️

What better way to start your FCF day than with yoga?
Yoga sessions will be held each morning and are open to all festival-goers.
See the program below for details.

Pre-registration 📝


Program 💻

Events Program

Other info 🌍 ✈️ 🚍

How to get here GPS coordinates

Location: Serra San Quirico (AN)
GPS Coordinates: 43.4478° N, 13.0148° E.
Closest train station: Serra S. Quirico (on the Rome- Ancona line)
Closest airport: Ancona Falconara Airport (http://www.aeroportomarche.it/en/)

To get to the Festival Village and historical center please use parking and shuttle bus 

Where to sleep and eat ⛺ 🥘 🛏️

Free camping at the FCF campsite
Details on suggested places to sleep and eat are available at: http://www.frasassiclimbingfestival.it/come/eat and sleep/

Shout out to our sponsors! 🔝

Without the support and commitment of our prime sponsors, partners, media partners, and local supporters this event would not be possible. Thank you!