The Kootenay Climbing Association is pleased to announce that Columbia Basin Trust has approved $20,000 for a new climbing gym at Selkirk College’s 10th Street Campus through their Community Development Program.
“This grant pushes us through the crux of our fundraising drive, and allows us to proceed with confidence to design and build,” Kootenay Climbing Association treasurer Larry Bickerton said. “To date, the Kootenay
Climbing Association has raised $97,013 for the construction of a climbing wall in the Mary Hall gymnasium. The project is currently undergoing detailed design and engineering.”
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