Tree Climbing Championship on Bowdoin Quad Saturday

Dozens of tree climbers will descend on the Quad 8 a.m.”“5 p.m., May 7, 2011, for the International Society of Arboriculture’s New England Tree Climbing Competition, comprising safety-oriented tasks and practices that allow tree working professionals to win prizes for outstanding abilities and performance. The champion will advance to the 2011 International Tree Climbing Competition in Sydney, Australia, July 23-27. Video the from 2010 International Tree Climbing Competition in Chicago, featuring the Men’s Secured Footlock event:

 

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