CAC News

CAC Trustee Shauna Coxsey Collects Two New Titles

It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for one of our valued Trustees, Shauna Coxsey, as she picked up two very different types of titles. Not only was she named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list and rewarded with the honour of an MBE to add to her name, she also claimed the overall IFSC Boulder … [Read more...]

Shauna Coxsey: the British champion transforming the image of climbing

The following story was written and published online by The Guardian. The CAC trustees are proud to see how great an impact Shauna Coxsey, a CAC trustee herself, is having on international climbing and we are proud to have her as part of the team. Peter Beaumont (The Guardian) - Saturday 7 May … [Read more...]

Climbers pitch in to beat cancer

  For some the cancer journey can be lonely. But for Cait Horan being diagnosed with leukaemia in early 2012 was the catalyst to seek out like minds on the other side of the world and activate a fundraising force within Canberra’s indoor rock climbing community. The Campbell High School … [Read more...]

Arco Rock Legends 2015

Arco Rock Legends 2015 won by Alexander Megos, Adam Ondra and John Ellison 05.09.2015 by Vinicio Stefanello On Friday 04/09/2015 during the 10th Arco Rock Legends celebration in Arco, Italy, Alexander Megos received the Salewa Rock Award while Adam Ondra won the La Sportiva Competition Award. … [Read more...]

EMOTIONAL CAC DONATION AT THE 2015 WYCH ARCO, ITALY

The beautiful weather of the previous days may have left and the rain poured but nothing could take away the warm feeling as Climbers Against Cancer made it’s 9th donation to cancer research on the finals day of the World Youth Championships in Arco, Italy. Youngsters from all competing … [Read more...]

CAC DONATION AT IFSC EUROPEAN BOULDER CHAMIONSHIP, INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA

Climbers Against Cancer the International Federation of Sport Climbing Official Charity made the it’s 8th donation to cancer research since it was launched in January 2013 and the 1st donation of 2015 at last weekends fantastic European Boulder Championship in Innsbruck. The event which … [Read more...]

Climbers Against Cancer Presentation at IFSC Plenary Assembly – Baden, Switzerland

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Young Climbers Learn From World’s Best and Support CAC at IFSC World Climbing Camp

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart Central Saanich, Canada - Over 100 climbers had the opportunity of a lifetime over the February 20-22nd weekend, as they attend the first ever International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Climbing Camp that was held at The Boulders Climbing Gym … [Read more...]

CLIMBERS AGAINST CANCER’S 2 Year ANNIVERSARY

24th January 2015 On this very day in 2013 British climber Shauna Coxsey, designers Ben Jones and David Mercer and myself sat in the offices at the Workhouse Marketing ready to press the hypothetical launch button and begin the phenomenon that has spread across the globe like a wild fire. … [Read more...]

CAC IN BELGIUM

Saturday 20th December saw Climbers Against Cancer hold centre stage at another Worldwide event as the charity was hosted at the Belgian National Bouldering Championships that were taking place at the stunning new Biover Sport Blaarmeersen climbing centre in Gent the largest city of the East … [Read more...]