GB Bouldering Team members Stewart Watson, Dave Barrans, Jon Partridge and Diane Merrick will be travelling to Milan to represent Great Britain in the first round of the 2011 IFSC Bouldering World Cup this coming weekend.
The Milan event will be attended by over 100 athletes representing 22 nations and is due to start on the 15th April and can be watched live at ifsc.tv.
Milan is the first of 9 World Cup events that will see competitors from around the world compete at the following venues:
15 - 17 April Milan-Italy
The GB Team will also be competing in the World Championships which are being held in Arco Italy, between 15-24 July.
Further details on the 2011 Boulderng World Cup can be seen at ifsc-climbing.org.
Nick Clement, GB Bouldering Team Manager commented:
"On behalf of the Management Team and Coaching Staff I would like to wish all the members of the GB Bouldering Team every success for the coming season.
I would also like to thank the Team's Clothing Sponsor Five Finger Thingand the BMCfor their continued support."