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Results for Tour de Bloc at Wilson Centre in Alberta

The final Tour de Bloc of 2015 took place at the University of Alberta’s new facility. A big shout out to the organizers, gym staff and athletes for all of the effort in 2015 to make the Tour de Bloc the amazing comp circuit it is. Climbers gathered for one more show-down
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Canadians Advance to Semis at Bozeman Ice World Cup

The first UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup is taking place in Bozeman this weekend and Canadians had a strong qualifiers. Seven Canadians have advanced to semi-finals at the Bozeman World Cup. There seems to be some dispute between results on the UIAA website and reports from the
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Highlights from Tour de Bloc Finals at Seven Bays

Watch this highlight reel from Tour de Bloc at Seven Bays Bouldering in Halifax on Nov. 21. For results from the first event of its kind at the new climbing gym, visit here. SEVEN BAYS BOULDERING TOUR DE BLOC FINALS from Allez Up on Vimeo.
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Bozeman Fest and Ice World Cup this Weekend, Watch Here!

The 2016 UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup starts tomorrow in Bozeman. A few weeks ago, the climbing structure that was built for the first World Cup of the season, fell over in a wind storm. After some serious rallying by organizers, the wall has been rebuilt and the show will go on.
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Results From CEC Bouldering Competition at The Hive

The first CEC Bouldering National Series event took place at The Hive North Shore in Vancouver on Dec. 6. It was the first competition to be held at the new gym, which is nicely laid out to host such comps. Over 100 strong climbers took to the walls in hopes of making podium. The
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Results from Tour de Bloc at Centre d’escalade Vertical

The Tour de Bloc made a stop at Centre d’escalade Vertical in LaSalle on Dec. 5. The final Tour de Bloc of 2015 took place in Quebec during the first weekend of December. Strong climbers from around the province made the trip to the popular Centre d’escalade Vertical
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Watch Highline Meeting in the Dolomites

The Highline Meeting of Monte Piana started in 2012 with Alessandro D’Emilia and Armin Holzer This place was chosen for its natural beauty and historical importance. It is an open-air museum to honour the memory of the 18.000 young soldiers who died there during the First
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Bouldering Nationals and Tour de Bloc This Weekend

There are two major competitions in Canada this weekend, one in B.C. and one in Quebec. In Vancouver, one of the popular climbing gyms is The Hive, which added a second gym this year called The Hive North Shore. The first competition to take place at the new Hive location will be
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Looking Back at La Sportiva Legends Only 2015

The La Sportiva Legends took place in Stockholm last weekend and it was the first-ever comp to only feature top female boulderers. The roster included World and European Bouldering Champion, Juliane Wurm, current world number-two Shauna Coxsey, four-time Bouldering World Cup
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Columbia Sportswear Contest

Columbia Sportswear has launched their Agents of Tough contest for a big grand prize. Columbia gear is Tested Tough. Think you’re tough? Submit a video of how you Test Tough for a chance to become our Agent of Tough: get suited up in Columbia gear and experience epic adventures
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