NEC-ISA 29th Annual Tree Climbing Championship is this Weekend in CT!

2017 ChampionshipThe New England Chapter of ISA is pleased to announce that the 29th Annual New England Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture Tree Climbing Championship will be held at Connecticut College in New London, CT. This unique and exciting event is open to the public. We hope you are all able to attend. 

Watch as the region’s most skilled climbers compete for the coveted title of New England Champion and a chance to compete in the grand finale, known as the International Tree Climbing Championship, to be held this summer in Columbus, Ohio! Climbing categories include: Aerial Rescue, Belayed Speed Climb, Work Climb, Footlock, Throwline, and Master’s Challenge.

There will be a kid’s climb, too, so bring the whole family!

Events - Times may vary depending on weather
6:45 am  - 1:00 pm Tree Climbing Championship Preliminary Events
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Kids Climb (Suggested donation $10 per child)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm The Master's Challenge (the finals)
5:00 pm - 6:00pm Results & Awards

Look at the pictures from last year's competition.
Media, want to experience tree climbing? Contact us to get into the canopy! 

Rain date: Sunday, June 10th

Please check out the press release for more information.