HHP undergraduate student Mr. Rami Najjar won the third place in the Collegiate Climbing Series (CCS) National championship competition held on April 17th-18th at San Diego. The CCS is the premier event for US collegiate athletes in the sport of competition climbing. You can watch a video of Rami's attempt on the final route here.
Mr. Najjar receiving his award at the Collegiate Climbing Series (CCS) National championship
The Collegiate Climbing Series (CCS) competition is conducted by USA Climbing, the national governing body for the sport of competition climbing. Universities and Colleges from all over the US send their best climbers to compete in the CCS. This year there were over 300 athletes competing in the climbing championships.
Mr. Najjar on the wall
About USA Climbing
USA Climbing is the United States National Governing Body for the sport of competition climbing. The organization manages the disciplines of bouldering, lead and speed climbing as well as paraclimbing. USA Climbing conducts the American Bouldering Series, Sport Climbing Series and Collegiate Climbing Series each year, hosts IFSC World Cup events and sends athletes to participate in the IFSC’s World Cup circuit and the World Climbing and Paraclimbing Championships
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