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Gijón will host the Sport Climbing World Championship 2014

 Gijón will host the Sport Climbing World Championship 2014The delegation of Gijón, leaded by Pedro Barbillo, Sports Councillor, has defended the bid against cities like Munich, Moscow or Pekin. The championship will take place from the 15th to the 21st of September of 2014 at Gijón’s sports palace.

The members of the delegation have presented the best proposal at the General Assembly of the International Climbing Federation, held the last 25th of February in Amsterdam.

The competition area will be placed at the Sports Palace’s Central Court, which can hold up to 7000 people (up to 5000 seated), and there will be around one thousand climbers competing in Gijón.

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