Sport Climbing officially proposed as a new sport for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by the Tokyo 2020 Additional Event Program Panel. It is a great honor to have been chosen. This fantastic opportunity and the recognition within the Olympic Movement is quite appreciated. We all support and courage Sport Climbing by #tokyo2020
Asian Youth Competition will be held on 26-30 September 2016 in Tehran, Iran.
All ACC countries can participate in this event.
It is predicted that 200 youths will attend in this event which is categorized in Youth A, Youth B, and Youth C.
This competition will be held in Lead, Speed, Boulder, and Overall categories
Iran Mountaineering & Sport Climbing Federation held a mountain protect program on Mt Damavand last week. Due to last weekend climbing activity on Mt Damavand the Mountain Lodges and Accessories Committee did catharses the C2 of Damavand on 4250m. the pictured report I bellow:...
According to the report of secretary of international affairs of Iran federation and permission of ice climbing commission of international federation, coincidence with youth camp of UIAA in September which will be held in Sabalan Mountain, there would also be a joint educational ice climbing course with the presence of international instructors from Italy and Russia.
Members of Iran youth national team and other youth climbers, along guests from Asian and European countries (especially Italy) will attend in this Camp.
Azim Gheichisaz reached the summit of Mount Everest without Bottled Oxygen during end of May this season. With this summit he covered 13 peaks of 14 8tousand meter peaks, while only Lhotse remained to enter the list of 8tousanders. Other Iranian climbers were also successful to reach the top; Dr Alireza Behpour was one of them.
“The UIAA Access Commission held joint annual meeting with mountain protection commission in Baku, Azerbaijan on the weekend of 14-15 May.”
The UIAA Access and Mountain Protection Commission and UIAA Management Committee, with the presence of the president and vice president of access and MPC commissions among other members of UIAA held joint meetings in Baku, Azerbaijan....
I. R. Iran Youth National Mountaineering Team successfully climbed Mount Kazbek, the highest mountain in Georgia on 14th of May, 2016. This team was sent to Georgia after attending 10 educational and selective courses during 1 year. Team reached the summit of this 5047m peak....
Reza Alipour, our national speed athlete, was successful to set a 5:82 new speed record for Iran. The other record was also established by him before; He entered the Final with this record; defeated Hroza Libor and won Gold medal. Other athletes from Poland and Russia stood for third and fourth place.
Iran’s other participant Morteza Mohammadi got fifteenth place.
We are honored for this huge success of Reza Alipour and congratulate him and others in mountaineering and sport climbing community.
Youth summer camp of UIAA will be held in Iran for the second time and this time on Mount Sabalan.
According to the news of UIAA website after a successful first edition in 2015 on Mount Damavand, this second event will take place on Mount Sabalan (4,811m)...
Second part of World Cup circuits will be held in Nanjing, China on 8th of May for Speed discipline. In this event athletes from 13 countries will compete together. Reza Alipour, Hamidreza Tozandejani and Morteza Mohammadi will participate in this competition From Iran. We wish them success through this event.
National Youth Mountaineering Team will climb Mount Kazbek this May in Georgia.
Women members of the team named as list below: Fatemeh Naderi, Haniyeh Davoodi, Mehri Yaghmaei & Mina Ghorbani.
Men Members of the team named as list below: Soroush Paknezhad, Mehdi Ramezani, Morteza Nemati, Amin Shahbazi, Ehsan Bandehlo, Abdolrahman Qazaq, Amin Ashraf Ganjooei, Mostafa Javansarhadi, Pedram Ghasemi, Saeid Pourfarzin, Davood Chaghosaz, Aran Pirzahiri & Hesam Mohammadi.
I.R.Iran Mountaineering Federation established on 1947. IMSCF in one the oldest federations and sport associations in Iran. During these years we tried to expand the federation by train the whole of climbers in Iran to improve.