There’s only 2 comps going down this weekend. If they are happening in your neck of the woods, go check them out!
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Winter Burn – Philadelphia Rock Gym, Valley, PACost: $39.50 pre-reg, $45 day of
Climbing: Youth 10:00am – 1:00pm, Citizens & Open 4:30pm – 7:30pm, Finals 8:30pm
Categories: Youth, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Open
This bouldering comp is the second of the PRG Burn Series. Youth will compete in a redpoint in the morning and citizens and open competitors will climb in a redpoint in the afternoon. In the evening, the top qualifiers from Open will compete in an on-sight style finals for a $1000 cash purse! There are prizes for top finishers in all other categories and raffles. Throw in the free food and drink for competitors and you have quite a party!
Ontario Climbing Federation Youth Local Comp – True North, Toronto, ON
Cost: $35, $5 fee for non-OCF members (pre-reg only for this comp)
Climbing: 9:00am – 4:00pm (see running order for specific climber times)
Categories: Youth A, B, C, D, & Junior
This comp will be using the Bouldering World Cup Qualifying Round format to help prepare youth for the provincial champs and other high-level competitions. Due to this format, the comp will be pre-registration only (closed Jan 15).
I will be down in Philly at Winter Burn this week. Lots of love for this gym and this series, so it will be nice to go back to Valley! My caddy will also be back in action as he accompanies me to PRG. Whew! I got so tired carrying my own water bottle last comp;-)