01 Nov Italian Bouldering Championship
The arrival of bouldering at Skipass is celebrated with two main events, different yet complementary: they’ll bring the focus of climbers – and boulder fans – on the 17th edition of Salone del Turismo, degli Sport Invernali e del Freestyle (Tourism, Winter Sports and Freestyle Fair) which will be held in ModenaFiere from Oct 29th to Nov 1st.
A huge boulder wall, 24 metres wide, will be mounted in the fair halls, right at the center of a huge exhibition area dedicated to Outdoor, and will host a special stage of the tour “Bloccati nella Nebbia” and the prestigious Italian Bouldering Championship, edition 2010.
The Championship will be held as single contest on Monday, Nov 1st – it will be the last event of the competitive season, and the most important leg of the whole national FASI (Federazione Arrampicata Sportiva Italiana) programme
“Bloccati nella Nebbia” is an open contest for boulder fans, and will be held on Saturday, Oct 30th from 14.30. It wil be followed, as usual, by a party – you can’t miss it!
A double treat for thousands of climbers – in Italy there are more than 150 sport clubs, counting more than 10.000 official members – moreover, the boulder wall will be open to the audience during the rest of the fair.
Skipass, moreover, is definitely the next thing for any fan of winter sport: amongst the several events, don’t miss stomp it, the most important italian snowboard urban contest, attended by the best international athletes.
The contest is awarded with the four stars of TTR (Ticket to Ride), the professional circuit which has already organized epic competitions such as Snowboarding US Open, The Arctic Challenge and Air&Style, and is nowadays hosting all the main pros in winter sports scene!