Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Kicks off this Week

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy kicks off this week at the O’Siem Pavilion Park in downtown Squamish on Thursday evening July 14th, with a screening of The Enchanting Triple, a climbing journey through the Stuart Range, followed by a keynote presentation by legendary free soloist Peter Croft, and a live performance by one of Canada’s most popular indie rock bands, Yukon Blonde.

 

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Jesse Huey hosts a clinic during last year’s Arc’teryx Climbing Academy.

“I’m super excited to attend the Arc’teryx Climbing Academy and return to the granite of Squamish, the place where it all started for me,” said Peter Croft, master climber and early instigator of the Yosemite free soloing movement. “I’m really looking forward to catching up with old friends, making some new ones, and learning a thing or two.”

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The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish serves up four days of international speakers, educational seminars and clinics on topics related to climbing, with open air evenings of films and music. Free to the public. For more information check out http://squamish.arcteryxacademy.com/

 


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