IFSC World Cup Chamonix 2014
After two successive World Championships in 2011 (Arco - Italy) and 2012 (Paris-Bercy - France) the high mass climbing confirmed the potential of these big sports climbing competitions: outstanding mental strength , concentration, flexibility and high level sport ...
Among the major events of the world climbing, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc now operates as an essential stage. After more than 15 years of organizing international climbing competitions: an European Championship in 2002, a World Championship in 2003 and nine stages of the World Cup, an European Championship in 2013, Chamonix hosts for its 16th climbing festival, its 10th stage of the climbing World Cup.
The competitons for this 2014 edition:
- The Youth Speed European Cup
- The Difficulty World Cup
- The Speed World Cup
Experience and expertise with Mont Blanc in the background.
For 15 years, the Club des Sports de Chamonix organizes one of the best competitions of "climbing" with the support of the climbing section and its 50 volunteers, but also with its audience of connoisseurs and fan here in Chamonix.
The experience of Club des Sports de Chamonix is now widely recognized by the major international events it organizes in different disciplines such as the World Cup men's Alpine: Kandahar, the Marathon du Mont Blanc races...
This is for the French Federation of Mountain and Climbing a guaranteed success. An artificial structure, climbing wall is located outside, at the foot of Mont Blanc. A common desire shared by the town of Chamonix and the organizers for all to benefit rare and exceptional panorama offered by the Mont-Blanc.
Base camp in Chamonix : atmosphere guaranteed!
Chamonix invites the public increasingly numerous (over 20,000 people), to admire the greatest champions during these four days of open access competitions. These events are also an opportunity to learn about climbing: challenge "Make the wall" open to all on the wall of the World Championships (5 lanes from 5b to 8a) , initiation wall proposed by the UCPA, many animations, etc..
This year, the village Escal'Expo is renewed with more than 20 booths of exhibitors! New products, a variety of information, all the climbing new stuff will be at the rendez-vous.
From July 9th to 12th, it is a real base camp which settles at the foot of the mountains.