Values and Statutes

ifsc-valueClimbing is a primary human movement and an easy-to-understand sport. Deeply connected with nature, climbers have developed their own lifestyle.

The two past decades have been a period of spectacular growth in the sport climbing and in the organisation. Competition Climbing has gained credibility not only as competitive sport, but also for its social values.

IFSC is a young and healthy International Federation, founded on the modern sport principles and values, cultivating them along with sport growth and development.

    IFSC activity is inspired and guided from the following values:
  • Respect and support for Olympic Values and Principles
  • Preserving the environment in organising and promoting the activities
  • Doping free sport
  • Accessible
  • Safe
  • Low cost
  • Healthy and educational activity for youth
  • Equality between men and women
  • Competitive
  • Fair, transparent and objective competition judging rules
  • Sport for All
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