Western Cape Climbing: Growth and Success

Western Cape Climbing: Growth and Success Western Cape Climbing, proudly affiliated with the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation, has seen remarkable growth in participation, performance, and administrative effectiveness. This growth is a testament to the sport’s increasing appeal and the strategic initiatives that have been implemented to foster a robust climbing community throughout the region. […]

A message of hope from the WC Provincial Sport Confederation

To say 2020 was a tough year, would be an understatement. We have been under pressure like never before and our commitment to our sport, our federations and our clubs was severely tested. But Covid-19 showed us that we have resolve, that we are prepared to fight for the things we love, and above all, […]

Provincial Climbing host successful African event

Western Cape Climbing presented a very successful International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) African Championships at City Rock in Paardeneiland, Cape Town, with two South African athletes taking top honours. In the female division Erin Sterkenberg from KwaZulu Natal has qualified for next year’s postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after she won gold in the […]

Climbing gearing up for showpiece tournament

It is all systems go for Western Cape Climbing as they prepare to host the African Championships from 17 to 20 December at City Rock in Paardeneiland. The best of Africa will be competing for the continent’s two places – one for a male and one for a female climber – at next year’s Olympic […]

Western Cape Climbing is ready to host Olympic qualifier

Western Cape Climbing is ready to host the best of the continent at the African Championships from 17 to 20 December at City Rock in Paardeneiland. The tournament serves as an Olympic qualifier and Western Cape will be strongly represented in the South African team, with 4 males and 4 females vying for the African […]

A slow return to action for Western Cape Climbing

Now that the Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture gave climbing the green light to return to training, planning is going full steam ahead for the African Championship in hopefully mid-December. That is the message from Chris Naude, vice-president of Western Cape Climbing, a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation that represents 10 […]

Western Cape Climbing hosts African Continental Championship

Our Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation members are doing us proud! Hot on the heels of the national omnium track championship hosted by Western Cape Cycling, the African Continental Climbing Championship will be coming to Cape Town. Western Cape Climbing will be hosting the championship, an Olympic qualifying tournament, from 18 to 22 March at CityROCK in […]