CHINESE VENUE CONFIRMED FOR 2018 WORLD CUP
Hohhot will host the Chinese leg of the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup from 2-4 February.
Located in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, Hohhot is an 80-minute flight from Beijing. The nearest airport is Hohhot Baita International Airport.
The Chinese Mountaineering Association (CMA) will arrange a free shuttle service to take athletes from the airport to the venue (30 minutes).
A reminder that athletes must register for all events through their national federation (which must be a member of the UIAA).
Further details will be confirmed in due course.
The final calendar for the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour:
18-20 January, Saas Fee (Switzerland)
25-27 January, Rabenstein (Italy)
2-4 February, Hohhot (China)
9-11 February, Cheongsong (South Korea)
2-4 March, Kirov (Russia)
Full details on the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing season can be found here.
Main image: Action from the 2017 UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup in Beijing (Copyright: CMA)