Due to COVID-19, the event is postponed. Stay in contact for further information. If you already applied for the event, you will receive an e-mail from us.



The event is postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions.

April 30th, 2020

  • Application deadline for the Beginners‘ and the Advanced Level.

June 30th, 2020

  • The team must send in a rough concept of their climber via email, including estimates on parameters such as mass, size etc.

August 31st, 2020

  • The team must send in a short video demonstrating a working climber on a tether or rope.

September 14th to 17th, 2020 Postponed

  • Participation at the European Space Elevator Challenge in Munich.
  • The team must bring a poster about the climber and hold a presentation about the climber and its development process.

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