On May 24th, IFSC Head of Olympic Coordination Jérôme Meyer, attended the first “ANOC World Beach Games” meeting of Technical Delegates, in San Diego (USA).
This event will be held there from October 10th to 16th and will feature Sport Climbing during two days.
20 male and 20 female athletes will be sorted out through a selection process defined by the IFSC. The event will take place in Mission Beach, San Diego. Sport Climbing will share the venue along with three other action sports (Skate, BMX freestyle and 3x3 Basketball), very close to the Ocean where Beach and Water Sports will occur.
In order to communicate prior to the event, the Olympic Committee will look for 4 international ambassador athletes and the IFSC will actively promote the event.
Last but not least, the event will be broadcasted and webcasted. Specific information will be available on the IFSC website soon.
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) is an international organisation that affiliates the 206 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).