Sean McColl Wins Overall Title at World Climbing Championships - Qinghai, China

Photos by Terry McColl - On June 30-July 5, 2009 Canadian Sean McColl made the finals in both lead climbing and bouldering at the World Championships in Qinghai, China — the only climber to achieve this remarkable feat. His 43rd place in speed, 6th place in bouldering and 5th place in lead gave him the most overall points and the title. However, no North American gained the podium in the biannual competitions' three big events. Read more. For more information visit: