IN PHOTOS: Canadian and international ice climbing athletes face off in Edmonton

by | Feb 26, 2024 | Events | 1 comment

The 2024 International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation (UIAA) Ice Climbing World Championships and World Cup took place in Edmonton on Feb. 16 to Feb. 18 this month in the ICE District next to Roger’s Place. The event was hosted by Edmonton’s Alpine Club of Canada.

Spectators gather around the 2024 UIAA Ice Climbing World Championships and World Cup competition area, next to Rogers Place, on February 17, 2024.

Spectators watch as two athletes compete in the men’s qualifiers for lead climbing.

Sina Goetz completes the route successfully.

Woonseon Shin successfully finishes the climb.

Kevin Lindlau beams after completing the route during the men’s qualifiers for lead climbing.

Gihado Kadota catches his breath after coming down from the climbing wall.

Gordon McArthur looks down as he hangs on to a box.

Sandrine Camminga

The Griff

1 Comment

  1. Rebecca Reeves

    So sick!! Thanks Sandrine I am so happy they’re wearing helmets.

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