Events

Once again the pearl of Asia is getting ready for the big event.Sri Lanka’s Prabhawa organization of Haputale will be celebrating the international Mountain day on 8th of December 2013. According to Ranjith Kharmegam the spokesperson of the organization they will be hosting the event for the consecutive fourth year, The ceremony will commence in front of Haputale urban council with the city Mayor as the chief guest. The mayor will host the national flag and officially declare the opening of the event. Deputy Chairman Hon.Sampath Lamahewa, Honorary Councillors, Doctors, Department heads...
Hello everybody!   Christmas is approaching v. quickly! We have a perfect gift idea for you! Also a great motivation to help you train to progress to the next level in your climbing, meet lots of cool people and have lots of fun!   Join us now: http://vrcg.ca/christmas/ (invite your friends too!)   You set up a project (can be climbing or non-climbing related), train, meet other cool people, raise $ for BC Children's Hospital and Climb and Conquer. 2 parties at the end at the Hive and Cliffhanger (DJ, costumes, draw prizes from sponsors, etc.)! Similar to Ride to Conquer...
Girl Rising, the ground breaking new feature film by 10x10, documents extraordinary girls and the power of education to change the world. You've probably heard of Malala Yousafzai's story, the 15 year old Pakistani girl was shot in the head because she dared to defy the Taliban's ban on girls going to school, but who continued to fight for girls' rights to education from her hospital bed. Girl Rising tells the inspiring stories of 9 extraordinary young girls from 9 different countries, written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses.  It tells of the...
Cool initiative by Peaks Foundation for 50 women! Women's Leadership & Adventure Summit, July 26-28, Colorado. Don't miss unique opportunity to be mentored by professional athletes and challenge yourself in the Rockies. http://wlas2013.com/
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KATHMANDU, NEPAL – APRIL 8, 2013 – Today, 45 women from around the world leave their home countries to arrive in Nepal. Tomorrow, the Freedom Climb 2013 team begins their ascent to Everest Base Camp, trekking on behalf of women and children who have no voice. Freedom Climb 2013 Nepal was created to raise funds and awareness that address oppression, exploitation, and human trafficking. Last year, the team successfully climbed Kilimanjaro in East Africa. Experienced outfitters, Adventure International, prepped the group for their 17-day program, which...
We are proud to present the winning photographs and honourable mentions of the 16th annual Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Mountain Photography Competition! Thank you to all photographers for participating and sharing your amazing mountain photos!  A big congratulations to all our winning mountain photographers. Visit our facebook page to see the winning photos ... Enjoy!
Climb For Change is excited to partner with the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) again this year in hosting the 16th VIMFF Mountain Photography Competition on the Climb For Change Facebook page. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit entries to the photography competition in the categories of Mountain Sport, Mountain Culture, Mountain Landscape, and Mountain Flora and Fauna. Trip to Pakistan and Arc'teryx gear prizes up for grabs! Get full details and enter by clicking on the following link: Submit your entry to the VIMFF Mountain Photography...
International Mountain Day 2012 Haputale Sri Lanka The Prabhawa organization of Haputale Sri Lanka will be celebrating the international Mountain day 2012 on 09th of December at Haputale Mountain Peak. Ranjith Kharmegam the Secretary and the official spokesman of Prabhawa says the event will be taking place in Sri Lanka for the consecutive 3rd year.The organization did host many environmental rerlated awareness programmes for school children & environmental protection campaigns as well.This year event is fully organized by the  members of Prabhawa. On 09th Deecember the event will...
Presented by Climb For Change, Revival Art and Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Fall Series 2012 Journey with us to an almost forgotten land, deep in the Himalayas of northern Nepal, close to the Tibetan border....We'll share what we discovered, and how it has impacted our lives and actions Beyond the Gates of Phu.   Beyond the Gates of Phu Film Premiere & Art Exhibit Film by Sean F. White, Mike Schauch and Chantal Schauch Photography by Eric Saczuk Art by Jason Kamin Live music by Michael Averill Authentic Nepalese food sampling by Gurkha Himalayan Kitchen...
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