Aug 4, 2010, 4:58 PM
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Registered: Aug 31, 2002
Petzl RocTrip in Mexico will bring together the local climbing communities, helping to expand the popularity of the sport in the region and encourage young and new climbers to embrace climbing.
Local climbers and area developers in Mexico have enthusiastically promoted and helped bring Petzl RocTrip to their crags. In addition, Petzl, AltaVertical, and our Partners in Mexico will be bolting dozens of new routes for this event, leaving a lasting legacy in the area.
October 30 - November 1: the public is invited to come climb and hang with the Petzl pros at the massive El Chonta cave, outside of Taxco, Mexico.
There will be Ultimate Routes at El Chonta. A detailed program wilth athletesí presentations will be published by September 1. Stay tuned!
Starting Tuesday, November 2, RocTrip will head to Jilotepec for a continuation of the event. More details of this schedule are coming soon:
Nov. 2 - Ultimate Route climbing, slideshow and presentation at the Municipal Theater
Nov. 3 - Ultimate Route climbing
Nov. 4 - Rest day
Nov. 5 - Climbing clinics (Petzl athletes and local guides will team up to lead the clinics), climbing, gear demos, and slideshows/movies in the evening
Nov. 6 - RocRally all day / party at night. (The RocRally is a Petzl RocTrip challange in which pros and citizens alike climb designated routes, trying to amass points -- it's all in good fun