Irish Bouldering Championship

The Irish Bouldering Championship is the headline bouldering competition for Irish climbers. It is a chance to climb challenging boulder problems set by experienced international route setters.

Date and venue

Date 11 & 12 March 2017
Venue Awesome Walls Dublin

Competition times

Saturday

Registration opens  10:00 (registration remains open all day)
Qualification Round 1 - Youth A, Youth B, Youth C 12:00 - 14:00
Qualification Round 2 - Junior, Senior, Masters 15:00 - 17:00 

Sunday

Semi-Final 1 - Youth A, Youth B, Youth C 9:00 - 11:00
Semi-Final 2 - Junior, Senior, Masters 11:30 - 13:30 
Final 1 - Youth A, Youth B, Youth C 14:30 - 16:30 
Final 2- Junior, Senior, Masters 17:00 - 19:00

Competition entry

Entry to the 2017 Irish Bouldering Championship is only accepted online. Entry to the competition can be completed via the Eventbrite ticketing interface below.

The cut off for entry to the 2017 Irish Bouldering Championship is 8:00 pm on Wednesday 8th March.

 Competition format

Round Format No. problems Competitor quota Scoring Judging
Qualification  Flash 12  No quota IFSC Peer judged
Semi-Final Five on five off Top twelve competitors IFSC Official judge
Final Isolation 4 Top six competitors IFSC Official judge

Competition categories

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

Climbers may only compete in one category. Climbers over the age of sixteen can choose to compete in the Senior category instead of their default category.

Competition category Age
Masters - Male & Female 45 years of age and above
Senior - Male & Female 16 years of age and above
Junior - Male & Female Born - 1998 & 1999
Youth A - Male & Female Born - 2000 & 2001 
Youth B - Male & Female Born - 2002 & 2003
Youth C - Male & Female Born - 2004 & 2005

Competition Rules

Full competition rules are available via the following link: 2017 Irish Bouldering Championship - Rules

Competition results

For full results please click on the following link: 2017 Irish Bouldering Championship - Results