This is part of the Climbing New Zealand National Championship series for Bouldering in 2018.
The event is organised by Climbing New Zealand and hosted by Rocktopia, 9 Triton Avenue, Mount Maunganui.
The OPENS competition runs entirely on Saturday.
There will also be a bouldering competition for Youth C (U14) and D (U12) on Sunday morning.
Entry fee options for this competition are $55 (Early Bird one category), $65 (regular fee one category), $70 (Early Bird two categories), $80 (regular fee two categories), $20 (Youth C/D comp).
Registrations close midnight Thursday 21st June 2018. Early Bird registration price ends midnight Thursday 14th June 2018. Late registrations and those taken on competitions day will incur an additional $20 late fee.
Masters – born 1983 and before
Opens – born during/before 1998
Juniors – born during 1999/2000
Youth A – born during 2001/2002
Youth B – born 2003/2004
Youth C – born 2005/2006
Youth D – born 2007/2008 (or later)
Qualifiers – OPEN M/F / Youth B / Youth A / Juniors / Masters
There is one qualifying round (4 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 – OPEN M/F / Youth B / Youth A / Juniors / Masters
The top 6 climbers in each category go through to Finals (3 problems).
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.
Provisional timetable is as follows - please note this timetable may change so watch the CNZ Website for Updates
Saturday 23rd June 2018 – Qualification (Opens M/F / Youth B / Youth A / Juniors / Masters) and Opens Finals
7.00 am - Facility opens for warm up
8.00 am – Isolation opens – OPENS M/F
8.15 am - Isolation closes – OPENS M/F
8.30 am - Qualifiers start – OPENS M/F
10.40 am - Qualifiers end – OPENS M/F
Please note - this is the amount of time it will take if we have 20 Opens climbers. Add an extra 5 mins per additional climber.
10.45 am - Isolation opens - Youth B / Masters
12.00 pm – Isolation closes - Youth B / Masters
12.30 pm - Qualifiers start - Youth B / Masters
2.00 pm – Isolation opens - Youth A / Juniors
2.30 pm – Isolation closes - Youth A / Juniors
2.40 pm – Qualifiers end - Youth B / Masters
3.00 pm – Qualifiers start - Youth A / Juniors
5.25 pm - Qualifiers end - Youth A / Juniors
5.30 pm - Route setters set up for Opens final
6.45 pm - Finals start - OPENS M/F
8.15 pm - Finals end - OPENS M/F
8.30 pm - Prize-giving - OPENS M/F
9.00 pm – Route setters set up problems for Sunday
Sunday 24th June 2018 - Qualification Youth C/D (Under 14s) and Finals (Youth C/D / Youth B / Youth A / Juniors / Masters)
7.30 am - Facility opens for warm up
8.00 am - Qualifiers start - Youth C/D (Under 14s)
9.30 am - Qualifiers end - Youth C/D (Under 14s)
10.00 am - Isolation opens - Youth B / Masters
10.00 am - Finals start - Youth C/D (Under 14s)
10.50 am - Finals end - Youth C/D (Under 14s)
10.50 am - Prize-giving - Youth C/D (Under 14s)
11.00 am – Isolation closes – Youth B / Masters
11.30 am - Finals start - Youth B / Masters
12.30 pm - Isolation opens – Youth A / Juniors
1.00 pm – Finals end – Youth B / Masters
1.00 pm - Isolation closes – Youth A / Juniors
1.30 pm – Finals start – Youth A / Juniors
3.00 pm – Finals end – Youth A / Juniors
3.30 pm - Prize-giving - Youth B / Youth A / Junior / Masters
4.00 pm - Competition ends
Mount Maunganui, BOP 3010
|Domestic License From|
|Auckland Sportclimbing Club||$ 0|
|Waikato Climbing Club||$ 0|
|Rotorua Climbing Club||$ 0|
|Dynomites Climbing Club||$ 0|
|The Flying Geckos||$ 0|
|Wanaka Cliffhangers Climbing Club||$ 0|
|BOP Team Rocktopia||$ 0|
|Taranaki Tuataras||$ 0|
|Bouldering one category only|
|Open Female [FOB]||$ 65|
|Junior Female [FJB]||$ 65|
|Masters Male [MMB]||$ 65|
|Open Male [MOB]||$ 65|
|Youth A Male [MYAB]||$ 65|
|Junior Male [MJB]||$ 65|
|Youth A Female [FYAB]||$ 65|
|Youth B Male [MYBB]||$ 65|
|Youth B Female [FYBB]||$ 65|
|Masters Female [FMB]||$ 65|
|Bouldering two categories|
|Masters Male and Open Male [MMB, MOB]||$ 80|
|Junior and Open Male [MJB, MOB]||$ 80|
|Junior and Open Female [FJB, FOB]||$ 80|
|Youth A and Open Male [MYAB, MOB]||$ 80|
|Youth A and Open Female [FYAB, FOB]||$ 80|
|Masters Female and Open Female [FMB, FOL]||$ 80|
|Under 14 bouldering|
|Youth C Male [MYCB]||$ 20|
|Youth C Female [FYCB]||$ 20|
|Youth D Male [MYDB]||$ 20|
|Youth D Female [FYDB]||$ 20|