Sasha DiGiulian "Keynote"
Saturday August 24th 2019, 8:30pm
Parc Jean-Drapeau Aquatic Complex
130 Chemin du Tour de l'isle, Montréal, QC H3C 4W7
$25+tax or included in the Psicobloc Open Series™ VIP Ticket
Free for kids under 7 or if accompanied by an adult ticket holder and a KID PASS (Ratio 1:1)
50% off for registered athletes.
Free ADIDAS posters for the autograph session afterward
Conference ticket included in the VIP tickets (not Athlete)
Free Tito's Vodka/REDBULL for everyone (18+)
REDBULL and Go Pro prizes for attendees
We are ecstatic to have SASHA DIGIULIAN be this years' Psicobloc Legends "LIVE" KEYNOTE guest host for 2019. Sasha first began climbing at 6 years old, in 1998. She has won the World Championships for Female Overall and has placed Silver in the Bouldering World Championships, as well as Bronze in the Duel. Sasha has been the undefeated Panamerican Champion 2004 to the present, and she is a three-time US National Champion.
Outdoors, Sasha is the first North American woman to climb the grade 9a, 5.14d, recognized as one of the hardest sport climbs achieved by a female. She has done two. Sasha was the third woman in the world to accomplish this grade. Additionally, she has on-sighted multiple 8b+’s, 5.14a’s, ascended groundbreaking multi-pitch routes of up to 1000 feet of 8c climbing, and has accomplished multiple First Ascents and over 30 First Female Ascents around the world, including a First Female Ascent on the North Face of the Eiger.
DiGiulian graduated from Columbia University in New York City, having studied Nonfiction Writing and Business. She is on the Board of the Women's Sports Foundation and serves as a Global Athlete Ambassador for Right to Play, Up2Us Sports, and the American Alpine Club. She also has served as an Athlete Representative on the board of the International Federation of Sport Climbing. She has been the recipient of multiple prestigious awards, including GLAMOUR Magazine's Top College Women of the Year, 2016, the Cutting Edge Athlete Award for 2014 performance, presented by the American Alpine Club, The Golden Piton Award, and the Arco Rock Legend Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Outdoors.