Philippe Ribiere rewarded with bronze at the first IFSC PARACLIMBING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP in Arco (IT)Thu, 21/07/2011 - 09:15 — Petzl News
July 2011, the first Paraclimbing World Championship is included in the program of the Climbing World Championship actually in progress at Arco (It). This new event gathers for the first time ever disabled climbers form 15 countries for the world champion title. The climbers are split up in different categories depending on their level of disability.
- blind and reduced vision (three categories depending on level of vision)
- amputee – leg
- amputee – arm