International Rock Climbing Research Congress
28th November - 2nd December, 2011
College of Education
University of Canterbury
Christchurch, New Zealand
Programmes will include
Interest group meetings
o Coaching and Performance
o Environmental Sustainability
Practical sessions, field trip and entertainment options
Of interest to all researchers, coaches and rock climbers
Call for Proposals - now open
Proposals by Friday 30th September 2011 to nick.draper@...
Proposals are invited from climbers, researchers and coaches in the field of rock climbing research for 30 minute presentations to be followed by 20 minutes of facilitated discussion (Abstracts of up to 200 words).
Proposals are also invited for poster presentations (abstracts of up to 200 words).
Indicate clearly whether you are proposing a poster or an oral presentation and include your name and email address.
Proposals - Criteria for acceptance
Relevance to conference theme.
Theory supporting the research.
Implications for practice.
Identification of discussion issues and questions.
Importance of the research in the current environment.