Wahoo - KICKR CLIMB Indoor Grade Simulator
Take your KICKR to another level and train for the climbs.
The latest innovation from Wahoo will literally take your indoor training to the next level! KICKR CLIMB indoor grade simulator is designed to work exclusively with the Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainers and when paired, it will add physical grade changes to your indoor training. The KICKR CLIMB is compatible with Third Party Apps, so whether riding a virtual course or performing a structured workout, KICKR CLIMB blends ascents and descents with resistance changes for a truly immersive indoor training experience. The world isn’t flat; now, neither is your ride!
THE KICKR CLIMB IS ONLY COMPATIBLE WITH WAHOO SMART TRAINERS 2017 EDITION AND NEWER. PLEASE IDENTIFY YOUR KICKR BEFORE PURCHASE HERE.
Real-time grade changes
KICKR CLIMB physically adjusts your bike position to mimic real roads and mountain climbing. This allows you to naturally change position on the bike, engage climbing muscles, and improve pedaling technique to become more efficient and powerful climber.
Through the KICKR Smart Trainers, your KICKR CLIMB will replicate inclines and declines depicted in online training programs and mobile apps.
20% Maximum Incline
Through app control or manual control, the KICKR CLIMB can simulate inclines at a 20% grade *Exact grade changes dependent on bicycle size, wheel size and trainer type.
-10% Maximum Decline
Through app control or manual control, the KICKR CLIMB can simulate declines at a -10% grade *Exact grade changes dependent on bicycle size, wheel size and trainer type.
KICKR Smart Trainer Compatible
KICKR CLIMB was designed to work exclusively with Wahoo KICKR, KICKR CORE, and KICKR SNAP (2017 Editions and newer) to deliver the best possible riding experience. It pairs directly to the smart trainer for a connection that allows the trainer to control the KICKR CLIMB.
KICKR Desk Compatible
With proper placement, you can position the KICKR CLIMB under your KICKR DESK to complete your Wahoo ecosystem.
Wahoo ELEMNT Bike Computer Compatible
Connect an ELEMNT or ELEMNT BOLT to your KICKR and KICKR CLIMB system to relive the ascents and descents from your favorite rides or routes while training indoors.
Direct Proximity Pairing
Use the KICKR CLIMB’s remote to quickly and directly pair it to your Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainer. Press the remote button and you are ready to go!
Locked and Unlocked climbing modes
- Unlock Mode allows the CLIMB to react to grade changes from external sources such as Zwift or TrainerRoad, or from your ELEMNT or ELEMNT BOLT GPS bike computer.
- Lock Mode ensures the KICKR CLIMB will only respond to commands received from the remote.
Manual grade adjustments with remote control
KICKR CLIMB’s remote attaches to your handlebars so you can adjust the grade manually with a simple press of a button. When not in use the remote conveniently stores away in the top of the KICKR CLIMB.
Quick release and thru-axle bike compatibility
In addition to standard quick release hubs KICKR CLIMB also supports 12x100, 15x100, and 15x110 thru axle hubs.
LED Indicator Lights
The LED indicator light on the remote control alerts you as to when the KICKR CLIMB is searching and/or paired with a compatible KICKR Smart Trainer.
Professional Grade Durability
Designed to withstand your toughest climbs and hardest efforts.
Third party app compatibility
The KICKR CLIMB can match grade changes from select training platforms, such as The Sufferfest, Zwift and TrainerRoad, to create a truly immersive ride experience for virtual riding and structured workouts. Visit our FAQs, for a full list of compatible apps.
Part Number WFBKTR5 Max Incline 20% Max Decline -10% *Exact grade changes dependent on bicycle size, wheel size and trainer type. Compatible Trainers Wahoo Smart Trainers (KICKR, KICKR CORE, and KICKR SNAP) 2017 Edition and newer Metrics Current Grade Dimensions 25.75" H x 5.1" W x 7" L Supported Hubs QR, 12x100, 15x100, 15x110 Wireless Software Updates Yes 3rd Party App Compatible Yes, when paired to a Wahoo smart trainer
IN THE BOX
- KICKR CLIMB Unit
- Power Adapter
- Adapters for quick release, 12x100, 15x100, and 15x110 Hubs
The KICKR CLIMB works exclusively with the following Wahoo Smart Trainers:
- KICKR 2018 Edition released July 2018
- KICKR 2017 Edition released August 2017
- KICKR CORE: Edition released July 2018.
- KICKR SNAP: Edition released July 2017.
Please confirm compatibility on the KICKR CLIMB Compatibility page before purchasing.