MEDIA ADVISORY – 2017 International Federation of Sport Climbing World Climbing Camp
VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA – The Boulders Climbing Gym is excited to announce it will be hosting the second International Federation of Sport Climbing’s World Climbing Camp on January 6-8th, 2017. Climbers will get to hang, learn and compete alongside the world’s top competition climbers and paraclimbers who will share their knowledge and experiences from competing around the world. Workshops during the camp will give climbers the opportunity to learn in small groups alongside top-ranked athletes, and international coaches and officials. Climbers, led by one of the elite athletes, will then compete during mock speed, lead, and bouldering competitions.
“What a great opportunity to learn from the world’s best climbers right here in North American”
Sean McColl, Overall World Climbing Champion and World Climbing Camp Coach
“Learn from the world’s best. Over three days climbers will learn, climb, and compete with the
best climbers from around the work.”
Kimanda Jarzbiek, Official, Team Canada Manager, and Chair of The Boulders Climbing
For more information about the camp, and the climbers, coaches and officials attending the camp please visit: wcc2017.climbtheboulders.com.
Event Dates: Friday, January 6th, 2017 – Sunday, January 8th, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: The Boulders Climbing Gym, 1627 Stelly’s Cross Rd., Central Saanich, BC, Canada
Chair, The Boulders Climbing Society
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