SUMMER BOULDER LADDER & YOUTH BOULDER LADDER… Our Summer Boulder Ladder kicked off in June with a green circuit of 35 problems set by James Hunter! All entrants received a free 1 -litre bottle of Mountain Dew PLUS double points for Round 1!
So far Carl Richardson and Urban Bitenc are in JOINT first place for the Senior Male category with 768 points flashing all but one problem each! Closely following them is Tom Armstrong and Ross Kirtley with again a JOINT position of 766 points each! Jack Graham is currently showing the Junior 13-15 Male category how it’s done with an impressive score of 762! GB Boulder team member Kieran Patterson is following Jack with a score of 742 with Luke Paxton currently sitting in 3rd place with 634 points. Georgia Hewison is currently SMASHING the 7-9 Female category with a score of 492!!! Karin Magog is currently leading the Female Vets category with 722 points and Steve Crowe is leading the Male Vets with 718. Well done to everyone that has entered so far! With less than one week left to go in round 1 scores are starting to creep up with the last few problems being ticked off by many now. Check out our website for the final round 1 scores after 27th June when round 2 kicks off!
Round 2 will be ready to go from 6pm Friday 27th June with a yellow circuit of 35 problems set by Mickey Stainthorpe from Eden Rock! Come down and give it a go whilst the holds are still fresh!
Juniors may enter Youth Boulder Ladder running alongside the adult version.
2014 Round Dates
Round 1: Friday 6th June – Friday 27th June – Green circuit
Round 2: Friday 27th June – Friday 18th July – Yellow circuit
Round 3: Friday 18th July – Friday 8th August – Green circuit
Round 4: Friday 8th August – Friday 29th August – Yellow circuit
Round 5: Friday 29th August – Friday 19th September – Green circuit
19th September SBL Jolly! Prizes, raffle, trophies & spot challenges!
We have secured some great Sponsors: Mountain Dew, EB & Beta Climbing Designs donating some fabulous prizes including climbing shoes, gear bags, Beta Climbing goody bags, T Shirts etc and more!
Top route setters have been booked for the event. We welcome back Mickey Stainthorpe from Eden Rock and GB Boulder Team Manager Gaz Parry.
Each round lasts 3 weeks, with problems attempted in as many visits / tries as you can. Best 4 scores count overall – don’t miss the end of season jolly on 19th September for spot prizes, raffle, prizes and trophies.
Each round is suitable for novice to advanced climbers with 35 problems to try. Raffle, prizes and challenges Friday 19th September 6pm – 10pm
We know it’s hard to get motivated in the summer with the heat and all so what better way of motivating yourself than progressing up the ladder?!