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Is your federation interested in organizing a youth event in 2013 or in the future and do you want it to be part of the Global Youth Summit? We include youth events and youth leader education/coaching programmes and welcome partners for the GYS series from other international organisations and sponsors.
Steps to follow:
1. Read the UIAA Global Youth Summit handbook
2. Read the UIAA Event organisers programme checklist
3. Design your programme and submit yopur application form. We are happy to offer advice on the kinds of events which prove successful
4. Consult with the GYS Co-ordinator on feedback for your programme and any other matter
5. On successful application publicise of your event with us
*For any ARISF funding of your programme or from the UIAA Youth Commission budget your application and programme must be received in the previous year to when the event is being held*.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
UIAA Youth Support for youth ice climbing competition in 2012
In 2012 the UIAA and ARISF supported the production of three ice climbing videos made at a competition for helping Federations make their own competitions and also to explain to the audience the competition format and rules. This was done by making 3 videos which can be used on a screen 3m x 3m:
We thanks ARISF The Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) http://www.arisf.org/ for their support. ARISF logo.
The UIAA Youth Commission and a pool of experts are currently developing advice sheets on specific topics.
More advice sheets will follow.
What kind of events can you organise?
Here is an overview of the kind of activities you can organise. These are examples of event invitations arranged by category.
Environmental education & work camps
Leader training in rock climbing, youth and mountain skills
Ski tours and treks
To be inspired for your event, you can also have a look at the reports from Global Youth Summits from previous years.
The Youth Commission
The Global Youth Summit and other UIAA Youth events offered by climbing and mountaineering Federations are co-ordinated by the UIAA Youth Commission. Youth Commission events must follow our criteria and recommen-
UIAA Youth Sponsor
UIAA Youth Videos
Rules and regulations for competitions