Apr 21, 2008, 5:53 AM
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Registered: Feb 5, 2008
The schedule for the 15th Annual International Climbers' Festival is really coming together this summer (http://www.climbersfestival.org)! The festival will be in Lander, Wyoming on July 9th - 13th, 2008.
Some of the schedule highlights:
• Dave Macleod, from Scotland (who just solo'ed a 5.14b!), in his FIRST U.S. appearance..presenting his "Safe is Risky" show and holding some clinics at Wild Iris.
• Chris Lindner, introducing his new movie "Spray" and holding some climbing clinics at Wild Iris.
• ODub, climber/rapper extrodinaire, emcee'ing the festival, the nighttime dyno comp and rapping some new tunes related to Lander climbing.
• The Telluride Mountainfilm film festival on tour (http://www.mountainfilm.org/tour/) showing two screenings of inspirational outdoor short films.
• Music from the Spring Creek Bluegrass Band!
• All day trade fair on Friday, July 11th.
• New comps (Slackline comp, sponsored by Slackline Express and 1st Annual "Cowboy Up" weekend long Climbing comp sponsored by Acopa)
This is just a small portion of the 5 day festival schedule! (http://www.climbersfestival.org/schedule/index.html)
Tickets go on sale in late April. Please come, hang out and celebrate the wonderful sport of climbing this July in Lander!