BOULDERING

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MAY 19-21  I  RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

FRIDAY, MAY 20 - SATURDAY, MAY 21

Bouldering is returning to Dominion Riverrock in 2017. The event features some of the top pro climbers in the country ascending a man made 20 foot high bouldering cave. This cage, visible to spectators from all sides, has been called the "most unique bouldering wall ever constructed" and was custom built for Dominion Riverrock and Dominion Riverrock only. During the competition, Men and Women will be forced to max out their agility in order to climb up and out of the cage.

BOULDERING

FRIDAY, MAY 20 - SATURDAY, MAY 21

Bouldering is returning to Dominion Riverrock in 2017. The event features some of the top pro climbers in the country ascending a man made 20 foot high bouldering cave. This cage, visible to spectators from all sides, has been called the "most unique bouldering wall ever constructed" and was custom built for Dominion Riverrock and Dominion Riverrock only. During the competition, Men and Women will be forced to max out their agility in order to climb up and out of the cage.

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 March 31
$40
April 1 - April 30 $45
May 1 - May 17 $50

There is NO onsite registration

*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.

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

REGISTRATION
Climbers interested in taking part in the Boulder Bash should be highly qualified climbers with women being able to climb V8 or above and men being able to climb V10 or above.  If you would like to take part in this competition, send us an e-mail at info@sportsbackers.org.  Once competitors’ qualifications are verified, competitors will be required to officially enter the competition.  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.*

*All athletes must report to the climbing zone before 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 19 for an event briefing.

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

Competition Format:

The competition is comprised on 4 total rounds, consisting of one route each:  Two qualifying rounds, a semifinal and a final.  There will be 20 women and 20 men competing in both Q1 and Q2 starting on Friday at 6:30 and Saturday at noon, respectively.  The top 15 male and female climbers will move on to the semifinals starting at 4:00 on Saturday.  The top 10 climbers will compete in the single-route finals Saturday night starting at 7:30.  The time limit for each round is 5 minutes.

The iso area will open approximately 90 minutes prior to each round and close 30 minutes prior to each round.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE:
Friday, May 19 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Men’s & Women’s Qualifying 1
Saturday, May 20 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Men’s & Women’s Qualifying 2
  4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Men's & Women's Semifinals
  7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Men's & Women's Finals
Sunday, May 21   Speed Comp

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.

Bouldering Competion

1st $1500
2nd $1200
3rd $900
4th $600
5th $300

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

More Info:

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 March 31
$40
April 1 - April 30 $45
May 1 - May 17 $50

There is NO onsite registration

*Please note that once we have 20 male and 20 female climbers we will not be able to accept additional entries.

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

REGISTRATION
Climbers interested in taking part in the Boulder Bash should be highly qualified climbers with women being able to climb V8 or above and men being able to climb V10 or above.  If you would like to take part in this competition, send us an e-mail at info@sportsbackers.org.  Once competitors’ qualifications are verified, competitors will be required to officially enter the competition.  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.*

*All athletes must report to the climbing zone before 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 19 for an event briefing.

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

Competition Format:

The competition is comprised on 4 total rounds, consisting of one route each:  Two qualifying rounds, a semifinal and a final.  There will be 20 women and 20 men competing in both Q1 and Q2 starting on Friday at 6:30 and Saturday at noon, respectively.  The top 15 male and female climbers will move on to the semifinals starting at 4:00 on Saturday.  The top 10 climbers will compete in the single-route finals Saturday night starting at 7:30.  The time limit for each round is 5 minutes.

The iso area will open approximately 90 minutes prior to each round and close 30 minutes prior to each round.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE:
Friday, May 19 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Men’s & Women’s Qualifying 1
Saturday, May 20 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Men’s & Women’s Qualifying 2
  4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Men's & Women's Semifinals
  7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Men's & Women's Finals
Sunday, May 21   Speed Comp

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.

Bouldering Competion

1st $1500
2nd $1200
3rd $900
4th $600
5th $300

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

More Info:

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

What better way to celebrate the Richmond riverfront than at the nation’s largest outdoor sports and music festival?! Dominion Riverrock, organized by Sports Backers and Venture Richmond Events LLC, puts the James River and downtown Richmond on display. From music to mud pits, bikes to beer, SUPs to pups, and climbing to kayaks, it’s uniquely RVA! Rock the day and night away, watch professional athletes thrill the crowd, and maybe even get a little dirty yourself. This isn’t your typical festival, but we’re not your typical town!

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