The South African Sports Climbing Nationals (SANCF) we here held from 29 June to 11 July. The adrenaline packed sport was hosted at Fontainebleau. The sport saw 95 climbers compete in speed, boulder and lead categories. The climbers did their best to reach the finals. This was the first time ever for South Africa to hold the nationals. The climbers were ranked on different factors, including speed along with bouldering and lead. SANCF is aiming to take the sport to the next level as sport climbing has now been recognized…Read More
NEW YORK — For two years he’d been a defending champion with nothing to defend. Geoffrey Mutai had set a course record in 2011 and was ready for a reprise when last November’s race was scrubbed in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
His competitive road has been up and down since. He was bypassed for the Olympics, but Gotham is his city, then and now.Read More