News 2012

Title: European Youth Cup Ratho, Edinburgh 2012 (updated)
Date: 19/05/2012
European Youth Cup Ratho, Edinburgh 2012 (updated)

19 May 2012
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During the Qualifiers today on the competition wall at Ratho

The first IFSC European Youth Cup (EYC) of the year is being held at EICA Ratho, Edinburgh over the weekend of 18th - 20th May. The event involves both Speed and Lead climbing events for male and female junior, youth A and youth B categories.

It is also the first International competition where recently introduced IFSC rules changes have been used.

The event started on the Friday evening with the qualifying rounds for the Speed Climbing events.

On Saturday, the following Junior Irish Team Member qualified for the lead climbing finals:

Youth B: Dominic Burns, 9th

Full results can be found on IFSC website here

Update: Jamie Rankin finished in 14th, Eoin Acton 28th and Lucy Mitchell 12th which are all fantastic results. Eddie Cooper, National Coach, attended to support as always. Brilliant climbing from all and an excellent start to the European competition calendar!