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Crag Stewardship Day at Rattlesnake Point

On Sat., May 2 the Ontario Access Coalition (OAC) will help preserve the environment at one of Ontario’s most popular crags, Rattlesnake Point. As in previous years, climbers of all abilities have a chance to give back to one of our biggest supporters, Conservation Halton,
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B.C. Provincial Championships’ Results

The Sport Climbing Association of British Columbia (SCBC) Provincial Championships were held at the Boulders Climbing Gym in Central Saanich this past Saturday and Sunday. Of the 26 main competition categories, international climbers took home gold in 10 of those and captured
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New “World Record” Speed Climbing Time

History was made in British Columbia on the weekend after Libor Hroza set a new speed climbing record. On Sunday, April 26 at the Sport Climbing Association of British Columbia Provincial Championships held at the Boulders Climbing Gym in Central Saanich, history was made when
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British Columbians Ready for Provincial Championships

Central Saanich, B.C. – Chair Kimanda Jarzebiak is pleased to announce that The Boulders Climbing Gym in Central Saanich will be hosting the Sport Climbing Association of British Columbia (SCBC) Provincial Difficulty and Speed Championships this Saturday and Sunday, April
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Rockies Rampage and Alberta Provincials Results

The Rockies Rampage/Alberta’s Provincial Climbing Championships took place at Canmore’s Elevation Place on April 18 and 19.  Qualifiers and Semis The Rockies Rampage/Alberta’s Provincial Climbing Championships had a strong field of competitors turn up for the
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Rock the Blocs Boulderfest 2015

Rock the Blocs is an annual bouldering festival in the Okanagan, B.C. It’s one of the best summer festivals. Here are the basics: When: Sat. June 20 to June 21 Where: The Boulderfields- Kelowna, B.C. What: A festival including a bouldering competition/ area development
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Vancouver International Mountain Film Fest on Tour

The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) took place in February with its largest turnout to date.  By Drew Copeland The Vancouver International Film Festival Tour is well underway. The initial festival and awards took place in Vancouver in mid-February. Now, the
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The 2015 Canadian National Team

The CEC Board is very pleased to announce the fourteen members of the 2015 Canadian National Open Bouldering Team. After an amazing year of impressive competitions, the 2015 Canadian National Climbing Team has been announced. Congratulations to the following athletes: Men’s
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Arc’teryx’s Spring/Summer Footwear Launch in Toronto

On April 11, Arc’teryx introduces a new era in technologically-advanced mountain footwear in Toronto. On April 11, everyone is invited to join Arc’teryx in-store as they introduce their new technical mountain footwear, an innovation in performance, plus premium new
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Watch a Video of the 1994 Climbing World Cup

Cool footage of a World Cup climbing comp from 1994. The three-part video features such legendary climbers as Isabelle Patissier, Robyn Erbesfield, Jean-Baptiste Tribout, Elie Cheviux, Christian Brennan, Fabien Mazuer and François Lombard.
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