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Founded in 1932, the UIAA is the international federation for climbing and mountaineering. The UIAA represents the interests of over three million climbers and mountaineers from member federations on all six continents. The UIAA has been recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) since 1995.

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Ice Climbing World Tour
2018-19 Promo
Mountain Protection Award
2018 Promo Video
Safety Label
An Introduction
Mountain Medicine
Advice Papers
UIAA @UIAAmountains Expertly hosted by the Malta Climbing Club, the UIAA Spring Meetings provided an opportunity for close collaboratio… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Application is currently open for summer UIAA Global Youth events in France, Iran and Georgia. A great way for youn… 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Download the UIAA MedCom's groundbreaking paper - Recommendations for Mountaineers, Hillwalkers, Trekkers and Rock… 5 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains How to belay with weight difference. The latest in our series of safety videos produced in collaboration with the… 6 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The Rise of Climbing and the Hidden Cost of Fame 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 13 events, 10 countries, 187 athletes, 29 nations, 4 million video views. A full review of the 2018-2019 UIAA Ice C… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Support the UIAA SafeCom in its research by submitting samples of failed anchors and identifying the world's anchor… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Hosted by Malta Climbing Club, over the past few days, the UIAA has held a number of important events including its… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Still a few weeks available to register your mountain-based sustainability project for the 2019 UIAA Mountain Prote… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains What to look out for when buying climbing gear. 3 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The latest UIAA newsletter is available to view here: To subscribe please click here:… 3 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The UIAA and the German Alpine Club (DAV) have teamed up to produce a series of ten videos designed to help improve… 3 weeks ago
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