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Contest Photo by: caskeyclimbers4
Kalona, IA
Category: New Moves

Tell us your story:

Our family loves to climb! Living in Iowa makes that challenging. We are fortunate to have in our community a family friendly climbing gym that is the second tallest in the country. Our daughter, Olivia, entered their second annual climbing competition in February and got second place for her age group. She is eight. Our son, Griffin, who is four, loves to boulder there. Climbing is our common bond and helps us connect as a family. It helps keep all our bodies and minds healthy and happy.
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