National Championship Youth and Masters Bouldering Wellington

 Registration is closed for this event
This is the stand alone championship event to crown male and female youth and masters champion boulderers for NZ 2019 Age categories: Youth D (U12), Youth C (U14), Youth B (U16), Youth A (U18), Junior (U20), Masters (35+)

Bouldering is low-level climbing without ropes on 'boulder problems' set by National-level route setters.
Safety matting protects climbers on falling.
Climbers aim to 'Top' as many problems in as few attempts as possible.
The qualifying round runs entirely on Saturday - 5 problems, 5 minutes to make unlimited number of attempts to top, 5 minutes rest between problems
The finals run entirely on Sunday - top 6 climbers from qualification round, 4 problems, 4 minutes per problem

Entry fee options for this competition are $55 (Early Bird one category), $65 (regular fee)

Register early and save $10!

Registrations close midnight Thursday 1st August 2019. Early Bird registration price ends midnight Thursday 25th July 2019. Late registrations and those taken on competition day will incur an additional $20 late fee.


Qualifiers (all categories)
There is one qualifying round (5 problems) per category.
Each competitor has 5 mins to make as many attempts as possible to reach the top of the problem. 
In between problems each competitor has 5 mins rest (on a chair in competition zone) during which they are not allowed to observe other competitors bouldering. 
Competitors may not receive any information about the climbs during this resting time.

Finals (all categories)
The top 6 climbers in each category go through to Finals (4 problems).
Isolation Zones.
Cycle through problems in pairs (Male/Female).
Climbers alternating isolation zones between cycles. 
Each cycle is 4 mins per problem.
Climbers' attempts end when their 4 mins are up.
We are allowing for 30 mins per cycle.


Please Note: This timetable is accurate according to the number of registrations received. Please refer to the timetable at the venue for updates.

Sunday 4th August 2019 – Finals
(Last updated 8.50pm 3/8/19)

8.00 am – Facility opens for warm up

8.00 am – Isolation Opens Youth C and Youth D

8.30 am – Isolation Closes Youth C and Youth D

8.40 am – Youth C and Youth D Viewing

8.50 am – 10.24 am  – Youth C and Youth D Finals

10.30 am – Isolation Opens Youth B and Masters

11.00 am – Isolation Closes Youth B and Masters

11.10 am – Youth B and Masters Viewing

11.20 am – Youth B and Masters Finals Begin

1.12 pm - Youth B Male, Youth B Female and Masters Female finals finish

1.44 pm - Masters Male Finals Finish

1.15 pm – Isolation Opens Youth A and Junior

2.00 pm – Isolation Closes Youth A and Junior

2.10 pm – Youth A and Junior Viewing

2.40 pm – 4.28 pm   Youth A and Junior Finals

4.40 pm – Prize-giving

5.00 pm – Competition ends


August 3rd, 2019 7:00 AM   through   August 4th, 2019 4:30 PM
Hangdog Climbing Gym 453 Hutt Rd
Lower Hutt
Lower Hutt, WGN
New Zealand
Event Fee(s)
Domestic License From
Auckland Sportclimbing Club $ 0.00
Waikato Climbing Club $ 0.00
Rotorua Climbing Club $ 0.00
Dynomites Climbing Club $ 0.00
The Flying Geckos $ 0.00
Wanaka Cliffhangers Climbing Club $ 0.00
BOP Team Rocktopia $ 0.00
Taranaki Tuataras $ 0.00
International $ 0.00
Open Female Combined [FOC] $ 65.00
Open Male Combined [MOC] $ 65.00

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