New Zealand’s first ever World Champs finalist, Rachel Carter gained 4th place at Innsbruck today in category RP2 of the Paraclimbing.
Exciting news from Innsbruck where Rachel has made it through to the final of the Paraclimbing World Champs in Innsbruck.
NZ World Youth Team member, Lucy Whitehead, is competing at the IFSC Climbing World Championships in Innsbruck, along with former NZ Youth team members, George Sanders and Erica Gatland. Joining them will be NZ paraclimber Rachel Carter. Climbing starts today, 6 September, with the women’s lead qualifiers which will be streamed live on the IFSC website. http://www.ifsc-climbing.org/ and also: https://www.innsbruck2018.com/live-stream.html This is the first time qualifiers for lead and bouldering are being live streamed. Climb hard and have fun guys!
Congratulations to Joy Williams (Youth B Fem) achieving Silver Bouldering and Bronze Lead medals at the New Caledonia National Champs last weekend. Well done, Joy!