Opinion

Ski mountaineering has seriously evolved and has every chance to become an Olympic discipline, said Jaume Esteve, President of the Andorran Ski Mountaineering Federation and Member of ISMF

The Andorran stage of the SKIMO World Cup, organised by the International Ski Mountaineering Federation (ISMF), is the second of five stages of the competition: it was preceded by a stage in Aussois, France. The subsequent stages are Berchtesgaden (Germany), Hebei Province (China) and Madonna di Campiglio (Italy). The President of the Andorran Ski Mountaineering …

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Ski mountaineering has become increasingly popular among young people, said Ekaterina Osichkina, a 19-year-old Russian athlete who won twice at the ISMF World Cup in Andorra

Ekaterina Osichkina, a 19-year-old Russian athlete, won the women’s junior title at the ISMF World Cup on January 26th. The competition phase (“individual race” category) took place in Andorra, at the ski resort of Arcalis. Ekaterina far outstripped her rivals. The next day, she won again in the “vertical race” in Arinsal. She is known …

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The Font Blanca 2018 ISMF ski mountaineering World Cup will be held in Andorra on 27th and 28th January

The Font Blanca 2018 ISMF ski mountaineering World Cup will be held in Andorra on 27th and 28th January. The stage consists of two competitions: individual race and a vertical race.

Competitions will be held at the Vallnord Ordino-Arcalís and Vallnord Pal-Arinsal ski resorts respectively.

This season’s World Cup calendar includes five stages. The competition started in Wanlong, Hebei …

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There are some lovely places in Andorra for mountaineering that are well worth visiting, says the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest from both sides, Andorran resident Cathy O’Dowd

Cathy O’Dowd is the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest from both sides and the author of the book “Just for the love of it” – the story of her four Everest expeditions. The South African mountaineer has been resident in Andorra for many years. She told all-andorra.com about the many possibilities …

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On 24th June at 17.00 Ordino Climbing Center hosts Andorra’s sport climbing competitions

On 24th June at 17.00 Ordino Climbing Center hosts Andorra’s sport climbing competitions. All applicants are admitted to the competition, provided that the necessary equipment (helmets, ropes, etc). Categories of participants: boys and girls under 14, boys and girls from 15 to 18, men and women of 19 and experienced athletes.

Program:

16:00 Registration

16:45 Briefing

17:00 Competition starts

19:30 …

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