Asian wall climbing championships to be held in Indonesia next month

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JAKARTA, Oct. 9 (Xinhua) -- As many as 18 teams from home and abroad will compete in the Asian Sport Climbing Championships 2019, to be held in Indonesia next month, it was announced on Wednesday.

Deputy chairman of the Indonesian wall climbing association Pristiawan Buntoro said that the international wall climbing tournament is slated to be held from November 6 to 10 of this year in Pekansari sport stadium in Bogor, an outskirt city of the country's capital of Jakarta.

A total of 200 athletes will take part in the sport event, which will be held in Indonesia for the third time, according to the association.

Hosts Indonesia secured the title in the previous wall climbing championships held by the country in 2001 and 2014, said Pristiawan.

The Asian sport climbing championships are organized by the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC). Enditem

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