Melloblocco 2024: Complete Guide to the Event

Melloblocco 2024: Guida Completa all'Evento

The Melloblocco, the famous international bouldering meeting, returns to enliven Val Masino from 8 to 11 May 2024. This unique event takes place in one of the most fascinating natural environments of the Alps, with the granite of Val di Mello and Val Masino which offers challenges and excitement for climbers of all levels. The event is open to everyone, from young people to adults, from expert athletes to simple climbing enthusiasts.

What is Melloblocco?

Melloblocco is not a competition, but a gathering celebrated in the magnificent natural landscapes of Val Masino, where nature offers unique rock scenery. Climbers can test their skills on the granite blocks, participate in workshops and enjoy the conviviality and cultural exchange that only this event can offer.

Why Participate in Melloblocco

Melloblocco stands out for its commitment to environmental conservation. The event emphasizes sustainable mobility and minimal environmental impact, without adding new climbing areas and promoting ecological responsibility among participants.

Detailed program of Melloblocco 2024

  • Wednesday 8 May : Opening of the Melloblocco Village in San Martino. Offers free trial of climbing shoes and crash pad rental. Various cultural and entertainment events, including a scavenger hunt and photo contests, culminate with yoga classes and evening DJ sets.
  • Thursday 9 May : The bouldering activities continue with the possibility of self-declaring the performances on the "Blocks with Prize Money". Yoga, meetings with the characters of Melloblocco, and in the evening "The great evenings of Melloblocco" with presentations and climbing stories.
  • Friday 10 May : Day full of climbing, workshops, and yoga and pilates sessions. The evening offers great cultural encounters with book presentations and video series.
  • Saturday 11 May : The final day offers intense bouldering, climbing workshops, yoga, and Tai Chi, culminating in an awards ceremony and evening shows.

Logistics information

  • Arrival: Val Masino is easily reachable by train from Milan with bus transfers directly to the event location. We recommend using public transport or carpooling for a reduced environmental impact.
  • Sustainability: The event promotes the exclusive use of walking and the reduction of vehicle use within the valley.

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Join us

Get ready to live an unforgettable experience full of sport, respect for nature and pure passion for climbing. Registration and further details are available on the official Melloblocco website .

Cliff at Melloblocco

This year, Rupe will be present with its own stand where you can meet many of our ambassadors. It will also be the perfect opportunity to preview our new SS24 collection, which features innovations in design and materials, designed specifically for climbing and outdoor enthusiasts. Don't miss the opportunity to see up close the latest trends and cutting-edge technologies that Rupe will bring to the world of climbing and bouldering.