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Training Sessions in Full Swing for IFSC World Youth Climbing Championships

Central Saanich, BC - The Boulders Climbing Gym in Central Saanich is a beehive of activity this week as athletes from no less than six teams are already on the Island and training at the Gym in advance of next week's International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) 2013 World Youth Climbing Championships. Climbers from Israel, Switzerland, Slovenia, Russia, Canada and the 47-member strong United States team all have training sessions scheduled over the next week and...

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Teams Arrive Early to Train for IFSC World Youth Climbing Championships

MEDIA ADVISORY Central Saanich, BC - The Boulders Climbing Gym in Central Saanich is pleased to announce that a number of teams will be arriving early to conduct training sessions in advance of the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Youth Climbing Championships on August 15th to 19th. Members of the media are invited to attend at the times noted below as athletes and coaches will be available for interview and photo/video opportunities as needed. Team Israel Aug...

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Excitement Builds as 2013 World Youth Climbing Championships Just Two Weeks Away

MEDIA RELEASE Central Saanich, BC - Excitement is building as the Boulders Climbing Gym prepares to host the 2013 International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Youth Championships from August 15-19, 2013. Over 400 athletes from approximately 35 countries, along with an estimated 2,000 spectators are expected to attend this world class event, making it the largest sporting event happening in the Greater Victoria Region this summer. "I am extremely thankful for all the efforts of our volunteers...

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2013 IFSC WYCH Sponsors

Hosting an event like the IFSC WYCH 2013 would be almost impossible without our amazing sponsors! A massive thanks to each and every one for their incredible support.    FIRST TIER      SECOND TIER       THIRD TIER   FOURTH TIER                 ...

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Central Saanich Named “Competition Climbing Capital of Canada”

MEDIA RELEASE Central Saanich, BC - The Boulders Climbing Gym and the District of Central Saanich are pleased to announce that Central Saanich has recently been named the "Competition Climbing Capital of Canada." The proclamation was made by a special resolution of Central Saanich Council on July 2, 2013 and acknowledges the important role that The Boulders Climbing Gym has made to the sport climbing community in Canada and throughout the world. With an 18-metre high competition climbing...

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