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  • Southern Grit Bouldering Series

    August 10, 2018   |   By: High Point Climbing

    Southern Grit - Alex Puccio

    Introducing he Southern Grit Series at High Point Climbing and Fitness! For the last two years, the Southern Grit was part of USA Climbing’s National Cup Series. This year High Point is raising the bar. We are creating…

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    THE SOUTHERN GRIT BOULDERING SERIES! This series is a three stop competition bouldering series. Our first two stops are in Chattanooga with our final comp at Birmingham. Top 3 Men and Women in the Open Category at Round 1 and 2 will get a bye into Southern Grit Finals at Birmingham on January 12th and a chance to win the big cash purse!

    Round 1 – High Point Riverside – September 8th
    Round 2 – High Point Downtown – November 3rd
    Round 3 – High Point Birmingham – January 11th-12th

    Come check out all the awesome new boulder problems that our setters are cooking up. This is a redpoint style bouldering competition. All ages and abilities are welcome. There’s going to be TONS of prizes from our sponsors.

    Pre-registration is $35 and ends on October 20th. As of October 21st registration becomes $45.

    Format:
    Redpoint format with a three hour time limit.

    Tentative Schedule:
    Registration: 3:30pm-4:30pm
    Rules: 4:45pm
    Climbing: 5pm – 8pm
    Awards to follow.

    Divisions: Men and Women
    Recreational: V0-V3
    Intermediate: V3-V6
    Advanced: V6-V8
    Open: V8+