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Monthly Archives: September 2016

On the Cover: Iranian Speed Climber

Interview conducted by Vera Kaikobad L. Ac. Facebook Page 'An Interview With'. Editor-in-Chief of ClimbSkiBoulderMagazine.com Interview © Vera Kaikobad L. Ac. She's talented, dedicated and regarded as one of Iran's best female speed climbers. Farnaz is shattering a lot of stereotypes on her way to becoming one of the fastest speed climbers in the world.…
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Farnaz Esmaeilzadeh, The Real-Life Spiderwoman

Prepare to become obsessed with Iranian rock climber Farnaz Esmaeilzadeh. A clip of her “gravity-defying” climbing was recently posted by LiveLeak and we’re seriously impressed. Just look at her go. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRcMDpk0YQ4 The 27-year-old, who has been rock climbing since she was 13, also gives climbing lessons to other women to fund her competitions aboard. Not…
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Pushing Boundaries – Women’s Climbing in Iran

by Natalie Berry - UKC May/2016 Farnaz is 27 years old and lives in Zanjan, Iran. She is a member of the Iran national climbing team and works as a climbing coach for women and girls to raise funds in order participate in international competitions. Unlike Shirin, Farnaz's focus on competitions requires her to train…
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Women’s rock climbing gains foothold in Iran

By ASSOCIATED PRESS ZANJAN, Iran — In the mountains of northwestern Iran, Farnaz Esmaeilzadeh clings to a sheer rock face, ignoring the dizzying height and icy wind as she searches for the next handhold. The 27-year-old, who has been rock climbing since she was 13, has distinguished herself in international competitions despite the barriers she…
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