Events

23/09/2017

Lead Climbing League - Round 1

Date: 23/09/2017
Venue: Dublin Climbing Centre

Lead Climbing League

The Lead Climbing League is a fun and friendly lead climbing competition for climbers of a wide range of ages and abilities.

Introduction

The Lead Climbing League features three rounds of fun and friendly lead climbing within a competition setting. Each round feature ten routes, with competitors being given two attempts per route. The Lead Climbing League is an ideal opportunity for keen climbers to get together and test themselves on top-quality routes in a competition setting.

Times

Registration opens (registration remains open until 16:00) 11:00
Climbing starts 11:30
Climbing finishes 16:30
Results announced 17:00

Entry

  • Entry fees for the competition are accepted on the day of the competition.
  • There is no online entry.
  • Entry fees are as follows:
Mountaineering Ireland member €10
Non member of Mountaineering Ireland €15

Format

  • Each competitor will have ten routes to attempt.
  • Routes will be led.
  • Competitors are given two attempts per route.
  • Each route will feature five scoring holds.
  • Ten points will be scored for holding the top hold and clipping the top anchor.
  • Points are awarded on a reducing scale as follows:
Scoring hold Points - Attempt 1 Points - Attempt 2
1 2 1
2 4 3
3 6 5
4 8 7
5 - Top 10 9

Categories

The Lead Climbing League is open to climbers in the following categories.

Competition category Age
Masters Born - 1973 and earlier 
Senior Born - 2000 - 1974
Youth A Born - 2001 / 2002
Youth B Born - 2003 / 2004
Youth C Born - 2005 / 2006
Youth D Born - 2007 / 2008

More information

For more information please click on the following link: 2017 Lead Climbing League
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