SPEED COMP

EXPERIENCE THE NATION'S
PREMIER OUTDOOR SPORTS
AND MUSIC FESTIVAL!

MAY 18-20  I  RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

SUNDAY, MAY 21 - SUNDAY, MAY 21

Skilled climbers will compete head to head in a fast action race to the top. This high energy event will have spectators ooh-ing and ahh-ing!

SPEED COMP

SUNDAY, MAY 21 - SUNDAY, MAY 21

Skilled climbers will compete head to head in a fast action race to the top. This high energy event will have spectators ooh-ing and ahh-ing!

Live Event Coverage:

The Bouldering and Speed Climbing competitions are some of the most thrilling events to watch at Dominion Roverrock! Now everyone can be a part of the action thanks to FloSports! The subscription-based service will be live streaming the climbing events this weekend. The action will be LIVE only on FloClimbing.com beginning with the Qualifiers on Friday night with the Men and Women's Bouldering Qualies and continuing throughout the weekend until Sunday night after the Speed Climbing Finals!

Cost:

Through April 30
$20
May 1 - May 17 $30

*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.There is NO onsite registration

Includes: an event t-shirt, post-competition beer or soda, and a free concert.

REGISTRATION

SIGN UP ONLINE through 11:59 p.m. on May 17, or until the event reaches capacity (20 men, 20 women), whichever comes first.

There is NO onsite registration

*Please note this is an event for experienced climbers.
*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.

Entries are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Packet Pick Up:

Packet Pick-up is in the American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar courtyard during the following times:

Friday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

*NO EVENT DAY PACKET PICK-UP.

A photo ID is required for adults to pick up your packet (not required for minors without IDs).

Competition Format:

Competitors will start side by side within one of our two bouldering caves, competing on mirror-image routes to the top. Once the timer announces the start, the race is on.  The competition will consist of two qualifying rounds, of one route each, with the top 10 fastest climbers moving on to Final Round 1*.   The top 6 fastest from Finals 1 will compete in the fourth and final round: Finals Round 2 immediately following the previous round.

*Cumulative times from Q1 and Q2 will determine tthe 10 climbers that move on to Finals Round 1.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE:
Sunday, May 21 10:00 - 11:40 p.m. Men's & Women's Practice Session
  12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Qualifying 1 
  2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Qualifying 2
  4:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Finals 1 & 2

Age Requirements:

Participants must be at least 14 years old to participate.

Awards:

Prize money will be awarded to the top Male and Females climbers.

1st $500
2nd $250
3rd $100

**A $500 bonus will be awarded to the combined overall top finisher that competes in both the Bouldering Competition & the Speed Comp. **

More information:

Email the Sports Backers
WEATHER POLICY

This event will happen rain or shine. However, it may be interrupted, postponed, or cancelled if lightning occurs or safety is a concern due to weather.  In the case of the event being postponed, the competition will be held as soon as event officials decide conditions are safe and reasonable for competition, which could include the following day.  As a result of postponing the event, it is possible the competition will be shortened due to time constraints.  In the case of the event being cancelled, the winner of the competition will be determined by rank at the point of the cancellation.  The event organizers will not be responsible for reimbursing any additional costs to the athletes as a result of the competition being delayed or cancelled.

Live Event Coverage:

The Bouldering and Speed Climbing competitions are some of the most thrilling events to watch at Dominion Roverrock! Now everyone can be a part of the action thanks to FloSports! The subscription-based service will be live streaming the climbing events this weekend. The action will be LIVE only on FloClimbing.com beginning with the Qualifiers on Friday night with the Men and Women's Bouldering Qualies and continuing throughout the weekend until Sunday night after the Speed Climbing Finals!

Cost:

Through April 30
$20
May 1 - May 17 $30

*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.There is NO onsite registration

Includes: an event t-shirt, post-competition beer or soda, and a free concert.

REGISTRATION

SIGN UP ONLINE through 11:59 p.m. on May 17, or until the event reaches capacity (20 men, 20 women), whichever comes first.

There is NO onsite registration

*Please note this is an event for experienced climbers.
*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.

Entries are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Packet Pick Up:

Packet Pick-up is in the American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar courtyard during the following times:

Friday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

*NO EVENT DAY PACKET PICK-UP.

A photo ID is required for adults to pick up your packet (not required for minors without IDs).

Competition Format:

Competitors will start side by side within one of our two bouldering caves, competing on mirror-image routes to the top. Once the timer announces the start, the race is on.  The competition will consist of two qualifying rounds, of one route each, with the top 10 fastest climbers moving on to Final Round 1*.   The top 6 fastest from Finals 1 will compete in the fourth and final round: Finals Round 2 immediately following the previous round.

*Cumulative times from Q1 and Q2 will determine tthe 10 climbers that move on to Finals Round 1.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE:
Sunday, May 21 10:00 - 11:40 p.m. Men's & Women's Practice Session
  12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Qualifying 1 
  2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Qualifying 2
  4:00 p.m. Men's & Women's Finals 1 & 2

Age Requirements:

Participants must be at least 14 years old to participate.

Awards:

Prize money will be awarded to the top Male and Females climbers.

1st $500
2nd $250
3rd $100

**A $500 bonus will be awarded to the combined overall top finisher that competes in both the Bouldering Competition & the Speed Comp. **

More information:

Email the Sports Backers
WEATHER POLICY

This event will happen rain or shine. However, it may be interrupted, postponed, or cancelled if lightning occurs or safety is a concern due to weather.  In the case of the event being postponed, the competition will be held as soon as event officials decide conditions are safe and reasonable for competition, which could include the following day.  As a result of postponing the event, it is possible the competition will be shortened due to time constraints.  In the case of the event being cancelled, the winner of the competition will be determined by rank at the point of the cancellation.  The event organizers will not be responsible for reimbursing any additional costs to the athletes as a result of the competition being delayed or cancelled.

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ABOUT DOMINION RIVERROCK

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