After much anticipation, the doors of the AccorHotels Arena opened today for the first round of the 2016 IFSC Climbing and Paraclimbing World Championships in Paris.
The atmosphere was electric, and the Athletes did not disappoint. At the end of the day, familiar faces were leading the scoreboard. (more…)
TOJ Athlete Manikandan Kumar aka Mani won silver at the 2015 IFSC Paraclimbing Cup (Lead) in Chamonix last Saturday. .
TOJ Athlete Manikandan Kumar aka Mani won gold at the 2015 IFSC Paraclimbing World Cup at Imst, Austria last Sunday.
Manikandan Kumar aka Mani has been consistently making waves in international climbing competitions with achievements in paraclimbing for the past three years.
Manikandan Kumar could not repeat his gold winning performance of 2012 at the Para Climbing World Championships this year but won plaudits from the community .