Weekend Preview: Sept 13

The setters competed, winners were crowned and skills were honed. Now they’re ready to set for the climbing comps! Are you ready to take on the challenge? First comps of the fall are coming up quick. For those of you not quite ready to take on what the setters are dishing out, there a few outdoor comps this fall also, the first is this weekend as well.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

FestiRoc – Kanata Tremblant, Amherst, QC
Cost: Pre-registered: $35 FQME members, $50 non-members, Day of: $50 FQME members, $65 non-members
Climbing: 10:00am – 4:00pm

This outdoor bouldering comp is just one of many activities during the FestiRoc weekend.

It Takes Two – Brooklyn Boulders, Brooklyn, NY
Cost: $15/person pre-registered, $20/person day of
Climbing: 7:30pm

This partner competition takes teamwork to the next level. You must compete in a team of two and climb together. As in actually together, holding-onto-each-other-cannot-complete-a-move-alone, kind of together. The comp is part of the 5 year birthday celebration for the original BKB location and all sorts of other fun activities will be going on as well.

Iron Maiden – MetroRock, Newburyport, MA
Cost: $45
Climbing: 2:00pm – 5:00pm Redpoint, 6:15pm Finals

This is a bouldering comp for the ladies. A $2500 cash purse is up for grabs for the finalists and climbers in every category will being vying for great prizes!

I was unable to make it to the inaugural Iron Maiden event, so I am super excited to check it out this time around. Hopefully I see you there!

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