Okay, it won’t be for at least a decade, but the sport of climbing has taken a big step towards becoming an Olympic event recently when the International Olympic Committee membership officially recognized the International Federation of Sport Climbing as the governing body for the sport. Read more about it on Steve Casimiro’s blog: The Adventure Life.
Meantime, why not join my half-arsed unofficial bid to host the XXIII Winter Olympic Games in Scotland? guaranteed not to have any less snow than Vancouver 2010! join the Facebook Group here.