Junior Irish Bouldering League

The Junior Irish Bouldering League is a fun and friendly climbing competition for young climbers aged nine to sixteen.

Dates and venues

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Rounds 01 02 03 04
Date 23 October 04 December 15 January 12 February
Venue Boulder World Belfast Awesome Walls Cork Dublin Climbing Centre Gravity Climbing Centre

Competition times

Registration opens 10:00
Climbing starts 11:00
Climbing finishes 17:00
Results announced 18:00

Competition entry

Entry fees for the competition are collected on the morning of the competition.

Mountaineering Ireland / Concession €10.00 £8.00
Standard Entry €15.00 £12.00

Competition format

The Junior Irish Bouldering League is a flash format bouldering competition.  

Each round will feature twenty boulder problems. Ten of these boulder problems will feature additional holds to be used by climbers in certain categories. This will be indicated at the start of each boulder problem.

Competitors score points by Holding the Top hold or Using the Bonus hold.

Top on 1st attempt 10 points
Top on 2nd attempt 7 points
Top on 3rd attempt 4 points
Top on any subsequent attempt 2 points
Bonus hold 1 point

Competition categories

The Junior Irish Bouldering League is open to climbers in the following categories.

Age 9-10 - Male and Female
Age 11-12 - Male and Female
Age 13-14 - Male and Female
Age 15-16 - Male and Female

Competition rules

Click on the following link to view the competiton rules: Rules - Junior Irish Bouldering League

Competition results

Competition results will be posted after each round. Click on the relevant round to view the results.

Round 1
Round 2
Round 3
Round 4

League results will be given at the end of round two, three and four. Click on the relevant round to view the results.

League results after Round 3
League results after Round 4