Greg Borman SANCF and South Africa's Representative In Gijon
SANCF was proud to have Gregory Borman represent South Africa as an individual in the event. Stay tuned for more on the event once Greg gets back.
Historic Results For 2014 Gijon World Championships
The 2014 IFSC Lead, Speed, and Paraclimbing World Championships were held in Gijón, Spain, this September 8 - 13. An important city since the Roman Empire, Gijón's Atlantic coastline provided the perfect backdrop for some spectacular performances!
To read more follow the link: http://www.ifsc-climbing.org/images/media-centre/press-releases/2014_Gijon_Postevent.pdf
Good Luck To Our Junior Proteas
Wishing the Junior Protea Youth Climbing Team all the very best in Noumea, New Caledonia.
Make us proud!
HROZA & JAUBERT CLINCH FIRST 2014 GOLD MEDALS IN ARCO
This last Saturday and Sunday, August 30 -31, Arco (ITA) hosted the last IFSC World Cup in Speed before the Lead, Speed, and Paraclimbing World Championships in Gijón (ESP) in September. The World Cup was a part of the Rock Master Festival that was also held the same weekend, making the northern Italian city the place to be this weekend for climbing fans of all stripes!
To read more please follow the link: http://www.ifsc-climbing.org/images/media-centre/press-releases/2014_Arco_Postevent.pdf
IOC President visited the Sports Lab
"On August 21, IOC President Thomas Bach came to the Sports Lab and visited the sport climbing venue, along with the other sports areas," says IFSC President Marco Scolaris. "I welcomed President Bach and the IOC delegation thanking him for the opportunity given to the IFSC athletes. After that, President Bach spent almost half an hour with our Athletes, who illustrated the sport through the 3 disciplines and took him close to the action."