Event Category: National

  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

Open to all grades, Youth D, Youth C, Youth B, Youth A, Juniors, Opens and Masters. Registrations are open for the National Speed Championships for 2020. Event is in Blake Park, Mount Maunganui on Saturday the 7th of March. Register here. NOTE: The BOP Sport Climbing Association will be holding a regional event at Rocktopia on Sunday the 8th of March.  

Open to the following age categories U12 Youth D U14 Youth C U16 Youth B U18 Youth A Juniors Masters CNZ National Climbing License is required. Registration is Open – REGISTER NOW Note: This event is part of the new CNZ climbing season (2020/2021) and therefore there are new age categories that apply for this event. This event is a qualifying event for New Zealand Team and Development Squad selection for 2021.   CNZ Age Categories for CNZ events between 1st of September 2020 and 31st August 2021 (new season): Masters – born during 1986 or earlier Opens   –  born Read More

This is a qualifying event for New Zealand Development Squad and New Zealand Team selection. Refer to the Climbing New Zealand website for selection policy details. This event is Open to all climbers who qualify to compete in Youth A or above, born in 2005 or earlier. Club Membership and National License required. Registration is now open. REGISTER NOW Route setting team: Tyler Fleury, Head SetterWiz FineronChristina RivettJames Field-Mitchell Timetable Please Note: This timetable is accurate according to the number of registrations received. Please refer to the timetable at the venue for updates. Saturday 13th February – CNZ Open Boulder Champs  Read More

Open to all grades and all climbers. The event will crown our National Champions, as well as being a chance for National Speed records to be set. We are currently work on the criteria for National selection from this event, and we will publish and share the criteria once it has been confirmed. Athletes who are considering Speed as part of any international competition in 2021 will be expected to attend this event. This includes competing in Speed at World Cups, Youth World Championships and Oceania events. Youth B and above (including Masters) compete on the International standard speed wall Read More

National event for all grades. This is a qualifying event for New Zealand Development Squad and New Zealand Team selection. Refer to the Climbing New Zealand website for selection policy details. All categories are Lead events with exception of Youth D and Para-climbing which are top rope events. Each category consists of 2 qualifying climbs, and a finals climb (for top 8 athletes) This event occurs over two days, however each classification is completed in a single day. Saturday: Open, Youth B, Youth C, Youth D and Para-climbing have their qualifying and finals. Youth A, Junior and Masters climbers can Read More

This is a qualifying event for New Zealand Development Squad and New Zealand Team selection. Refer to the Climbing New Zealand website for selection policy details. This event is Open to all climbers who qualify to compete in Youth A or above, born in 2006 or earlier. Additionally athletes need to be 15 or over on the date of the competition Club Membership and National License required.

Open to the following age categories U12 Youth D U14 Youth C U16 Youth B U18 Youth A Juniors Masters CNZ National Climbing License is required. Note: This event is part of the new CNZ climbing season (2021/2022) and therefore there are new age categories that apply for this event. This event is a qualifying event for New Zealand Team and Development Squad selection for 2022.   CNZ Age Categories for CNZ events in the 2021/2022 season: Masters – born during 1987 or earlier Opens   –  born during 2006 or earlier Juniors – born during 2003/2004 Youth A – born Read More