BWYA’s new climbing team takes part in its first competition

BWYA’s newly formed Climbing Team rose above the competition at the Beijing International School Climbing Championship (BISCC) held at the Ole Climbing Gym on Saturday, 21st October, taking overall first place and picking up 6 medals along the way.

The team consists of Bubble Yu (grade 8), Kelly Kang (grade 8), Sally Hu (grade 5) and Candy Song (grade 3). In addition to overall first place, Kelly Kang picked up bronze medals for Bouldering and Speed Climbing; Candy Song took home silver medals in the same, while Bubble Yu was awarded gold. Special mention also goes to BWYA DP student Martin Li who helped judge the bouldering competition.

Huge congratulations to the whole team and we look forward to bringing you more news of their exploits as they take part in future competitions.