Event Category: Bouldering

We have 3 kiwi climbers there. Best of luck to Sarah Tetzlaff, George Sanders, Tom Waldin, who will be competing in all 3 disciplines, Lead, Speed and Bouldering. Bouldering qualifiers commence on Sunday the 11th for Sarah and Monday the 12th for Tom and George. If you want to follow the event go to: World Climbing Championships 2019 This event will be epic, it doubles as an Olympic Qualify (the first qualifying opportunity) with the top 7 climbers in the Combined Event winning selection.  

NZSSSC  (New Zealand Secondary schools sports council)  National Secondary Schools Climbing Championships Climbing New Zealand (CNZ) and School Sport New Zealand (NZSSSC) are promoting and organising the National Secondary Schools Climbing Championships for 2019. The competition will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of September 2019 at Rocktopia in Mount Maunganui. The event is open to all secondary schools. Information about the event and the registration process is available on School Sport website. http://www.nzsssc.org.nz/asset/downloadasset?id=285f9de1-e7aa-46c3-8690-24ed4d63db59 Please promote to your schools and communities to make this a great event. Event details and registration    

  Climbing New Zealand Championships to crown National Open Bouldering Champions for 2019. Open event is restricted to athletes 16 years plus (Youth A and above). Club membership and CNZ licence required (International athletes require membership of their home federation). Bouldering is low-level climbing without ropes on ‘blocs’ 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 competition runs entirely on Saturday and consists of one qualifying round of 5 blocs and one final round of 4 blocs. Quals – climbers have 5 minutes to make unlimited Read More

The 2020 National Youth Championships will be held at Climbfit, Kirrawee, Sydney on 29th and 30th May. To be confirmed is the speed event which may be on 31st May most likely at Villawood. Climbfit does not have the height for a speed wall. Australia limit the number of New Zealand participates to 2 per category. Selection for this event is via the CNZ Selection Committee and based on the 2019 Selection Policy.