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Canadians Qualify at Romania World Cup

Second stop on the UIAA ice climbing world cup tour. Gord McArthur and Nathan Kutcher climbed well, beating out most of the competition at the first round in Romania. McArthur qualified in eighth place and Kutcher in ninth. Semi-finals are tomorrow and the finals are on Saturday.
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Video: Ouray Ice Fest

Watch athletes compete at the 2014 Ouray Ice Fest 2014 Ouray Ice Festival – Elite Mixed Climbing Competition from Outside Adventure Media on Vimeo.
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Korean World Cup Results

Russian and Korean climbers take top spots. For complete results visit the UIAA website. Canadian Gord McArthur finished in a three-way tie for 11th, narrowly missing the finals. Men’s Lead Rank Name Country BIB 1 Tomilov Alexey RUS 40 2 Tomilov Maxim RUS 41 3 Park HeeYong
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Rockies Rampage Competition Results

On January 11, 2014, Elevation Place Climbing Gym in Canmore hosted the first Rockies Rampage Competition. Women’s Results 1. Allison Vest 2. Erica Carlson 3. Eva Thompson 4. Becca Frangos 5. Jelisa Dunbar 6. Alyssa Weber 7. Kelli Keesey 8. Kayla Friessen Men’s
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Video: UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup Korea, 2014

Highlights of the first day of the 2014 UIAA Ice World Cup in Cheongsong, Korea. Filmed by Polished Project. Feel the excitement… 10th / 11th January 2014 | Cheongsong, Korea from UIAA – Mountaineering & Climbing on Vimeo.
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Tour de Bloc, Climber’s Rock

January 11, 2014, a surprise appearance from world champion Sean McColl brought big energy to the first Tour de Bloc of 2014. Climber’s Rock, Burlington, was host to the Jan. 11th Tour de Bloc. A strong group of climbers faced off, leading the charge was Sean McColl who was
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2014 Ouray Ice Festival Results

January, 2014, 19th annual Ouray Ice Festival  Another strong showing by competitors, Canadian Jen Olson finished in second place. Top five Men:    1 Jeff Mercier 2 Mauro Dorigatti 3 Will Mayo 4 Sam Elias 5 Kyle Dempster Top five Women: 1 Stephanie Maureau 2 Jen Olson 3 Dawn
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Watch UIAA Korean Ice Climbing World Cup Live Here

Watch the speed climbing competition on Saturday, Jan. 11, and the finals on Sunday Jan. 12. Qualifications for the speed comp begin tonight, Jan. 11, at 7 p.m. EST. Video streaming by Ustream
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Boulders Climbing Gym Clinic

January 5, 2013, Central Saanich, BC – The Boulders Climbing Gym had close to 50 climbers, coaches, volunteers and support staff which took part in the Boulders second annual Competition Climbing Clinic. The Clinic was an opportunity for climbers, coaches and volunteers to
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Vancouver International Film Festival 2014

Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival 2014 World Champion Climber, Sasha DiGuilian will be the Opening Night Speaker at the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival, on February 7 at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver.  American DiGuilian currently holds the
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