8761-51 ave NW Edmonton, AB

BLOC FIGHT: Round 02

DING DING DING!
BLOCS is proud to present the second part to our friendly competition series: BLOC Fight Round 2!
Climbers of all abilities and skill levels are invited to duke it out through a modified scramble format and receive prizes from our amazing sponsors!
Don’t worry if you didn’t compete in the last one, you can still chalk up and join in!
DATE: Saturday, February 4, 2023

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:

Recreational, Intermediate, and Advanced: 2:00 to 4:45 pm

  • 2:00pm     Technical Meeting
  • 2:15pm      Climbing Starts
  • 4:45pm     Climbing Ends
  • ~5:15pm    Awards for Rec, Int, and Adv!

Experienced and Open: 5:00 to 7:45 pm

  • 5:00pm     Technical Meeting
  • 5:15pm     Climbing Starts
  • 7:45pm     Climbing Ends
  • ~8:30pm    Awards for Exp and Open!

FORMAT: Modified scramble
The competition will run in a modified scramble format.

  • Competition problems will be set in a designated area in the gym.
  • Each category will have a set of boulder problems to climb at their own pace during the competition.
  • Competitors can decide when and in what order to climb their boulder problems.
  • During the competition, you can watch other competitors climb, share beta with them, and look at your boulder problem beforehand!

CATEGORIES:
We recommend that you sign up for your category based on the grades you climb at BLOCS in a single climbing session.

  • Recreational (V0/V1 – BLOCS red tag)
  • Intermediate (V2/V3 – BLOCS orange tag)
  • Experienced (V4/V5 – BLOCS yellow tag)
  • Advanced (V6/V7 – BLOCS green tag)
  • Open (V8+ – BLOCS blue/purple tag)

COST: $25 (plus drop in fee, if applicable) +gst

PRIZES: Although the categories will not be gendered, top male and female of each category will be awarded prizes.  Please choose which prize you would like to be considered for.

VOLUNTEER:  Don’t want to compete, but still want to be involved? We’re looking for some judges to help out with the competition.  No experience necessary!  For more info or to sign up, please click on the volunteer link below.

NOTE: All climbers must have a facility waiver signed prior to checking in for the event. CLICK HERE to sign waiver online.

Space is limited, so register below!  Registration is open up until the event.