Archive for July, 2008

Recall: Maxim Apogee 9.1mm & Pinnacle 9.5mm

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

More information here:

http://www.neropes.com/maxim/recall/

3rd Annual Reel Rock Tour

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Two dates announced (so far):
Date: Wednesday September 17, 2008 – 7:00 PM
Venue: The Tower Theatre

Date: Thursday October 23, 2008 – 7:00 PM
Venue: U of U – Reed Auditorium

Visit http://www.reelrocktour.com/ for more information

Mammut Bouldering Championships And Citizens’ Comp 2008

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

Get psyched to see the world’s strongest climbers compete for the $10,000 prize purse at The Mammut Bouldering Championships!
There will be heaps of big action during the weekend of August 8-9. Check out the schedule of events for climbers of all abilities:

Friday, August 8
Noon-9PM Pro Qualifiers at The Front Climbing Club
Spectator Admission is FREE

If you want to climb in the Pro Qualifiers and fight for your share of the $10,000 prize purse, you can register NOW at:
http://boulderingcomps.com/cart/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=9

6PM-9PM Community Gathering
Hosted by The Front and Solid Rock Climbers for Christ

Food and beverages will be served. Enjoy a burger (meat or veg) and a cold one while watching the strong folks crush!

Saturday, August 9
10AM-2PM All Abilities Citizens’ Comp at The Front
Register NOW at
http://www.frontslc.com/website/comps/2007reg/comp_reg2.php

There will be all new problems for all abilities for your crushing pleasure. After you’ve gotten your pump on, it’ll be time to rock on down to the…

PRO FINALS!!
5:30PM-9PM on top of the Shilo Inn

Purchase tickets to the Pro Finals NOW at:
http://boulderingcomps.com/cart/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=9

Enjoy delicious food and cold beverages while the top Pros battle it out on the monster new portable wall built by SLC’s Vertical Solutions.
You do not want to miss this action- live DJ, bumpin’ tunes, roaring crowd, and the best climbers in the world pullin’ like their lives depended on it. Come be a part of climbing history.

Visit www.frontslc.com and www.boulderingcomps.com for event updates throughout the summer.

High Adventure Mountain Film Festival

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

The Utah 2008 HAMFF (yes, too lazy to type the title again) will be held September 18-21, 2008.

From their website:

Utah’s High Adventure Mountain Film Festival is a four-day festival comprised of film and panel discussions that will promote the spirit of high adventure mountain film in a high adventure mountain town. Sponsored and created by Ogden Climbing Parks, the festival will take place annually and all of it will be available to the general public.

See http://www.uthamfest.com/ for more information.