A five-day coaching camp for sport wall climbing organised by the Himachal Pradesh Sports Climbing Association, Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports, Manali, and Indian Mountaineering Foundation (North Zone Committee), is under way at (ABVIMAS) Ski Centre, Solang Valley.
Capt Randhir Singh Salhuria, Director, Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports, Manali, inaugurated the coaching camp. As many as 30 participants from six districts of Shimla, Kullu, Chamba, Kinnaur, Kangra and Mandi are participating in the event. Sanjay Attri, president, Himachal Pradesh Sport Climbing Association, said the association was organising coaching camp and state championship for senior and junior category for the promotion of sport wall climbing.He said the Himachal Pradesh Sport Climbing Championship would be held at the Ski Centre in Solang Valley on September 12. The selected participants would participate in the North Zone Sport Climbing Championship likely to be held in October at the Indian Mountaineering Foundation, Delhi, he said.