BMC Open Youth Leading Competition - 27th Nov 2010 - Awesome Walls Liverpool

On Saturday 27th November the BMC Open Youth Event will be held at Awesome Walls, Liverpool.

Team managers will be looking at performances in this event as it will be used as part of the continuing monitoring process for the GB Climbing Team.  Consequently, results will be considered, and will count, when selection for next year's GB team is made after the event.

The Open Youth Competition is open to young climbers born between 1 January 1992 and 31 December 1999 and who are eligible to compete for Great Britain (i.e. holds a GB passport). Others may be invited at the discretion of the BMC. This leading competition is designed to be a fun, but competitive event.

Saturday: registration/warm up opens: 8am, closes: 9am. Climbing starts 10:00am.

The event will include two qualifying rounds and a final and will be lead climbing only.

Competitors will compete in IFSC international competition climbing categories according to the year they were born in. 

These are as follows:
Youth C - born in 1998 or 1999
Youth B - born in 1996 or 1997
Youth A - born in 1994 or 1995
Juniors - born in 1992 or 1993

Cost of entry for MCofS/BMC/MI members is £15.  All Quickdraws are MCofS members.  Application forms can be downloaded at http://www.thebmc.co.uk/Download.aspx?id=635

The deadline for entries is 5pm Thursday 25 November