Edyta Ropek opens a new EP climbing wall in Kalisz, Poland

2013-11-25

Last Saturday, 23rd November, an official grand opening of the newly open climbing wall called Blokoblisko in Kalisz took place. The special guest of the event was Edyta Ropek, the ambassador for Entre-Prises, the world leader in climbing walls manufacturing. A three-time World Cup winner guided a workshop for all the volunteers. What is more, the hosts prepared a special climbing show in which a representation of French & Polish climbers participated. 


Edyta Ropek - special guest of the inauguration of the new wall Blokoblisko photo A. Kaminski

Edyta Ropek - special guest of the inauguration of the new wall Blokoblisko photo A. Kaminski


The new climbing wall in Kalisz is the first Entre-Prises structure in Poland. The facility is high standard training area for bouldering. The vice-president of Kalisz Mr. Dariusz Grodzinski, who supervises sports enterprises in the city, honored the grand opening with his presence. On that day all the inhabitants of Kalisz could enter the climbing center for free as a form of its promotion. 

 

Edyta led climbing workshops for all interested, photo A. Kaminski

Edyta led climbing workshops for all interested, photo A. Kaminski


What is more, within the inauguration celebrations the hosts organized an international friendly climbing competition for the invited teams from France and Poland. During a half an hour contest the competitors had to deal with the highest number of climbing problems possible. The boulders were set on the walls by French routesetters. The celebrations were really successful, the audience were impressed by the strength and skills of the contestants. 

 

Climbing Workshop attracted a lot of interest, photo A. Kaminski

Climbing Workshop attracted a lot of interest, photo A. Kaminski


The competition was won by amazing Manu Cornu from Blockbuster team, the representative of French juniors. The second place was taken by Pierre Wilhelm, the competitor for Blokoblisko and the third by Tadeusz Slugocki from Crux, Warsaw.

 

Edyta climbs on the new Entre-Prises wall in Kalisz, photo A. Kaminski

Edyta climbs on the new Entre-Prises wall in Kalisz, photo A. Kaminski


The photos from inauguration ceremony are available at Edyta Ropek gallery >>

 

Amazing Manu Cornu from Blocbuster crew, photo A. Kaminski

Amazing Manu Cornu from Blocbuster crew, photo A. Kaminski