USA Climbing, the United States National Governing Body for the sport of Sport Climbing announced today that it has awarded the 2018 USA Climbing: Adaptive National Championship to Vertical Adventures in Columbus, Ohio. The competition will take place on June 23rd, 2018 and will provide access for athletes with physical disabilities to compete in sport climbing.
The Adaptive National Championship is open to those with the following physical disabilities: Neurological/ Physical Disability, Visual Impairment, Upper Extremity Amputee, Lower Extremity Amputee, Seated, and Youth. Invitations to the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) Paraclimbing Championship will be awarded based on the results of the Adaptive National Championship.
Read the official press release about the 2018 USA Climbing: Adaptive National Championship