IFSC VICE PRESIDENT AND EVENT OFFICER ATTEND CLIMBING TRADE FAIR IN FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY
Leading climbing trade fair ‘Halls & Walls’ took place in the German city of Friedrichshafen from 19 to 20 November, with IFSC Vice President Wolfgang Wabel and Alessandro Di Cato, IFSC Event Officer, in attendance to meet members of the IFSC Sport Equipment ‘holds, macros, and volumes’ programme.
Fruitful discussions took place surrounding the evolution of Sport Climbing and the impact that various businesses could have on the progression of the sport. With 141 climbing brands from 23 countries exhibiting, the fair was also an occasion to better understand the development of the global climbing market and the ways in which IFSC competitions and the Olympic Games might contribute.
Additionally, plans for a more sustainable future in the climbing sector were proposed, considering the products and materials used within IFSC competitions.
L/R: IFSC Vice President Wolfgang Wabel and Alessandro Di Cato, IFSC Event Officer, at Halls & Walls 2021