Brief Overview of the 2020 Frasassi Climbing Festival.

The 6th annual Frasassi Climbing Festival will be held from 5-6 September 2020, in Serra San Quirico (AN), Italy.
Below is a brief overview of some of the reasons why this year’s FCF festival is going to be out of this world!
Please feel free to contact us at if you have any questions or need more info.

Special Guests

Denis Urubko Professional Alpinist

Riccardo Scarian Top Climber

Ale Zeni Top Climber

The Frasassi Challenge

For this playful competition, you must log a minimum of 300m of climbing (any difficulty level) from dawn to dusk – Sunday until 1:00pm – using the Vertical Life app. All participants stand a chance to win one of the daily prizes! Check out our video to see how the app works:

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 have an FCF pass

Frasassi Warrior

In the wake of the enormous success of past editions, the Frasassi Warrior is back! Join the race to go through the tunnel without touching the ground. At the end of the festival, a trophy will be awarded to our strongest warrior and warrior This event is open to all festival-goers.


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.


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.


A trickline will be rigged at the FCF Village and at other areas around the festival. Whether you want to learn how to walk the line, show off your trickline moves, or just kick back and watch, this is the place to do it!


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 (soon)

Program (soon)

*please note that there may be some slight changes in the program; join us on our FB page: for all the latest updates.

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 (

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:

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!