World Climbing Championship Chamonix Finals – Competitions

It’s the last day of the finals in the Chamonix and the day has started on a slightly surreal note. The usual crystal clear mountain mornings have been pushed aside and replaced with thick over cast cloud, it has been raining all night. Chamonix village looks like some kind of ancient, hidden valley from an old martial arts film. There are low hanging clouds floating by some of the taller chalets.

World climbing championships chamonix

How will this affect the climbers at the final leg of this event? Well hopefully not to badly, the routes have overhangs sheltering them from the worst of the rain and it does look like the sun will be battling back in the afternoon. Catch up on the next blog to find out.

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It’s the last day of the finals in the Chamonix and the day has started on a slightly surreal note. The usual crystal clear mountain mornings have been pushed aside and replaced with thick over cast cloud, it has been raining all night. Chamonix village looks like some kind of ancient, hidden valley from an old martial arts film. There are low hanging clouds floating by some of the taller chalets. How will this affect the climbers at the final leg of this event? Well hopefully not to badly, the routes have overhangs sheltering them from the worst of the rain and it does look like the sun will be battling back in the afternoon. Catch up on the next blog to find out.

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