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EXCLUSIVE Free Solo Viewing

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm EAT

MCU is hosting a screening of the Oscar winning documentary “Free Solo” by Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin at the MCU Quarry for MCU members. The film profiles rock climber Alex Honnold on his quest to perform a free solo climb of El Capitan in June 2017. Watch the trailer here.

Bring a blanket, chair, or yoga mats to sit on. And don’t forget snacks or you can order pizza from Cafe Roma to enjoy while watching the movie. Oh! and don’t forget bug spray…

The screening will start at 7:00 and follows an MCU climbing event that will start at 4:00pm.


“Alex Honnold’s Free Solo climb should be celebrated as one of the great athletic feats of any kind, ever.”



This event is open to anyone for free, but if you would like to become a member of MCU, memberships cost 50,000UGX for 1 year and 20,000 for Ugandan students. Check out the Membership page on the website for more info.

Directions: From Tank Hill Road head toward Bukasa Road. Turn left onto Kalungi Road. Take your first right onto Kawagga Close. The quarry is on private property at the end of the road. Parking is available to MCU members



March 3
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm