YCS 2020: Round 1 Start Times

Posted by Amii Wilkes on 21/01/2020
Photo credit: Sam Pratt

We hope you’re all looking forward to the first round of the Youth Climbing Series 2020 this Saturday 25 January. The format for the boulder round is two and a half hours, ten problems and five attempts per problem. You can find the start times for your region below.

North East & Yorkshire
Registration opens 30 minutes ahead of each climbing start time. 
Breifings will take place 15 minutes ahead of each climbing start time. 

Climbing start times: 
Category E       - 9.30am
Category D       - 10.30am
Category C       - 11.30am
Category B       - 12.30pm
Cateogry A       - 1.30pm

North West & Lakes
Registration is open for all categories from 9.15am.
There will be a briefing for competitors and volunteers at 10.00am.
There will be a group warm up for the younger competitors at 10.15am.

Climbing start times:
10.30am            - Youth E, D, C, B, A (all categories)

Wales
All female categories will start climbing in the morning.
All male categories will start climbing in the afternoon.

Female timings:
Registration        - 9.15am till 10.15am
Breifing               - 10.15am 
Climbing starts    - 10.30am (Female Youth E, D, C, B, A only)

Male timings:
Registration        - 11.55am till 12.55pm
Breifing               - 12.55am 
Climbing starts    - 1.00pm (Male Youth E, D, C, B, A only)

Midlands & Peak
Youth C, D and E will compete in the morning.
Youth A and B will compete in the afternoon.

Youth C, D and E timings: 
Registration              - 8.00am till 8.30am
Volunteer briefing     - 8.30am
Competitor briefing   - 8.45am
Climbing starts          - 9.00am (Youth C, D and E only)

Youth A and B timings: 
Registration              - 10.00am till 10.30am
Volunteer briefing     - 10.30am
Competitor briefing   - 10.45am
Climbing starts          - 11.00am (Youth A and B only)

London & SE (North)
Registration opens for all between 8.30am till 12.45pm.
Please be mindful of those who need to climb earlier in the day.
A briefing will take place 15 minutes ahead of each climbing start time.

Climbing start times: 
10.30am                      - (Youth E and D only)
11.30am                      - (Youth C only)
12.30pm                      - (Youth B only)
1.30pm                        - (Youth A only)

London & SE (South)
Youth B and C will climb in the morning.
Youth A, D and E will climb in the afternoon.

Youth B and C timings:
Registration             - 9.00am till 9.45am
Briefing                    - 9.45am
Climbing starts         - 10.00am (Youth B and C only)

Youth A, D and E timings: 
Registration              - 12.00pm till 12.45pm
Briefing                     - 12.45pm
Climbing starts         - 1.00pm (Youth A, D and E only)

South West (North)
Registration opens for all between 9.00am till 1.00pm.
Please be mindful of those who need to climb earlier in the day.
A briefing will take place 15 minutes ahead of each climbing start time.

Climbing start times: 
10.00am                      - (Youth E and D only)
11.00am                      - (Youth C only)
12.00am                      - (Youth B only)
1.00pm                        - (Youth A only)


South West (South)
Registration takes place 1 hour ahead of your climbing start time.
A briefing will take place 15 minutes ahead of each climbing start time.

Climbing start times: 
9.30am                      - (Youth B and D only)
12.00pm                    - (Youth E only)
1.30pm                      - (Youth A and C only)

We would like to say a big thank you for your patience whilst we worked on getting these details together. We hope you enjoy Round 1 of the YCS 2020.

For further information on the YCS visit here
 


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