Welcome to the home of Towerrunning USA! Stairclimbing (or towerrunning) is becoming an increasingly popular sport with over 100 races held annually across the United States. Among the goals of Towerrunning USA:

1) Promoting stairclimbing as a healthy form of exercise

2) Promoting stairclimbing as a competitive amateur sport

On this site you will find resources related to stairclimbing that can help you climb stairs whether you are a competitive climber, a fitness enthusiast, or are simply interested in learning more about the benefits of stairclimbing:

1) USA towerrunning rankings

2) Towerrunning scoring system description

3) USA High point race list

4) USA race calendar

Special note for race scoring: To have a race entered into our scoring system that is not on the high points race list, please send a spreadsheet with the race results to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We will automatically score all races in our high points race list, and will also score all other races whose results are received in this format.