Largest Rock Climbing Festival in Armenia a Huge Success

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Sykose Extreme Sports News

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The largest rock climbing festival in Armenia to date kicked-off on May 23 in Noravank, an area known for its challenging jagged cliffs and precipices.

Organized by the “Up the Rocks” Armenian club, in collaboration with Petzl and SNAPEC, this year’s “Arev Rock Climbing Festival” was the third such   festival in Armenia and lasted for an entire week

Mkhitar Mkhitaryan, one of the founders of Up the Rocks, said the festival attracted thirty participants, seven local Armenians, and the others from various countries such as the Czech Republic, Norway, South Korea, China, and France.

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