Registration is now open for the Sandstone International Climbing Youth Camp in Ostrov u Tise, Czech Republic. The event which is affiliated with the UIAA Youth Commission is open to youngsters between the ages of 12-18. Participants will be able to challenge themselves on one of the most famous sandstone climbing areas in the world.
Ostrov u Tise, Czech Republic
403 36 Tisá, Czechia
T: +420 475 222 013
Open to ages 12-18. Please note that participants should be able climb with rope (top rope), should be autonomous for managing belay and be able to abseil autonomously.
The main goal of this youth climbing camp is to practice unique, specific forms of sandstone climbing on what is spectacular terrain for rock climbing with great friction qualities as well as chimneys and cracks.
Qualified instruction will be provided by local guides.
Participants will need to bring a climbing harness, climbing shoes, climbing helmet, belay device and head torch as well as the necessary climbing clothing and toiletry kit, water bottle, any personal medication.
150 EUR per participant, via bank transfer.
Participants should be insured for accident, rescue, third party liability and travel . A copy of each insurance should be presented to the organisers on arrival.
Accommodation will be provided at the camp Autokemp pod Císařem. Participants will be housed in small bungalows but please be advised that is necessary to bring your own sleeping bags.
The camp is organized by five national associations. For more information please contact Magdaléna Jančíková from the Czech Mountaineering Association.
Registration closes on 31 May 2019. A deposit of 75 EUR is required by this date, with the rest of the payment to be paid in full by the 1st of August.
Please download the full programme and registration details.
Further details about UIAA Youth Events.