Climbing in Cuba is special, not only because of the peculiar secondary formations of the rock that make the climber move in ways he has probably never moved before, but because every visitor gets hooked with the cuban hospitality and humanity and their magnificent culture.
Sector "The Costanera" has some of the best routes to Cuba, its walls are perfect and they stay in the shade all day long. The sector has several walls, one of them is Silvia´s wall, where routes are excellent quality with various degrees of difficulty, beginning at 5º cough up to 8 º.
Skala + The project is an initiative that seeks to promote the extension and rock climbing in Cuba, Skala + has already begun a significant group of children and youth in sport in different parts of the country. The opening of new climbing areas, instruction and training in addition to the donation of equipment for climbing are the basis for development of the proposed project has great goals for the year 2011.
From January 13 to 16 the "V Cuba Climbing Meeting" was celebrated in Viñales. The event hosted Route and Bouldering competitions, safety & technical speeches among other activities. This year event the attendance of competitor & public was noticeable more and the overall increase in quality of the Cuba´s climbing festival was evident.
Under the "V Encuentro de Escalada in Cuba" began filming the documentary Cuba Climbing produced by Ee Productions and directed by Ernesto Eduardo Dobarganes. This material is intended to show the magnitude and the potential ofclimbing in Cuba.