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Random Rocks in Bishop

A groupd of climbers spent three weeks in Bishop climbing and working to launch Restoration Climbing.  Bishop is one of very few places in the world where a high concentration of world-class bouldering combines with maganificent scenery, convenient amenities and near-perfect
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Interview with SCBC’s President Iain Stewart-Patterson

Iain Stewart-Patterson is the president of Sport Climbing B.C. (SCBC) and is based in Kamloops. Stweart-Patterson started working in Adventure Education in 1979 and has been an instructor in the Adventure Studies Department at Thompson River University since 1992. As a fully
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World Climbing Camp in B.C.

In February, Sport Climbing B.C. is holding the IFSC Training Camp where top climbers from around the world will take part. On Feb. 20 to 22, anyone over 13 years old will be able to register for the camp and improve their skills. “Workshops will be both general, and
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Vid: The Insiders

Indoor climbing like you’ve never seen it before. Starring Sasha DiGiulian, Ashima Shiraishi, Paul Robinson, and Vasya Vorotnikov. THE INSIDERS from Big UP Productions on Vimeo.
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Oregon Man Died From Fall in Chugach Mountains

On Sunday Jan. 18, 2015 an American man fell during a climb in Alaska and later died from his injuries. Dasan Marshall, a 24-year-old climber from Portland, Ore. fell while climbing Mount Yukla in the Chugach Mountains near Eagle River. “It was reported that (Marshall) had been
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Registration Open for 12th Annual Red Rock Rendezvous Climbing Festival

Las Vegas, Nev. – The 12th annual Red Rock Rendezvous (RRR) rock climbing festival will retun to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area near Las Vegas, Nev., Friday through Sunday, March 27 to 29. Registration packages start at $99 for the weekend clinics with world-class
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Watch The Quarryman and a Run-Out

Watch these two famous climbing videos, one has a dangerous run-out and the other and some moves that no other route may require. Arnaud Petit has been changing the rules at Ceuse, one of France and World’s most famous sport climbing crags. Trad at Ceuse He climbs a 65-metre 5.13
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Campus Board Training 101

Dr. Kelios Bonetti, a surgeon and specialist in climbing injuries, discusses five mistakes people make while training on campus boards. Dr. Bonetti’s Website
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Shinfei Quek is 11-year-old Crusher

Shinfei Quek is less than five feet tall and has only been climbing for five years. At 11 years old, he has the skills, strength, and passion to take him far in climbing.  Self-motivated and pretty much only an outdoor climber, Shinfei climbs with his parents at the crags near
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Rock Climbing Wall At Super Bowl 2015

The 2015 Super Bowl will be featuring a rock climbing wall called the Grand Canyon Experience at Verizon Super Bowl Central later this month in downtown Phoenix. The company Rockwerx will be building the wall that pays tribute to the Grand Canyon. There will be a six-metre
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