The UK's most anticipated climbing festival is back on June 4th 2022 and it's open to everyone. It will be a one-day spectacular event held at Rock Over Climbing in Manchester City Centre from 10am, with registration opening from 8am.
This is the most ambitious competition the UK has ever seen, with 100 problems to climb, 6 hours to compete and a truly unique scoring system to bring it all together.
The problems will be set in difficulty order, with more points available on the harder climbs. Only your top 20 scores will count towards your total, allowing everyone to climb alongside the very best athletes in the world.
But it's not all about the points! We'll be holding several different challenges across the day as well as hosting representatives from brands that we've partnered with over the years. We'll also have a BBQ going and will be hosting the grand finals in the Hub on the evening of the event, you’ll even get a free ROCfest t-shirt with every ticket!
The best setters in the UK will be here to make the competition truly spectacular, prepare for some sensational problems set by Max Ayrton, Jamie Cassidy, Alex Fry, Dave Barrans and many more. There will also be a number of off-piste problems mixed in with the regular comp problems, now is the time to show off your crack climbing skills!
Prizes will be available for all BMC youth categories as well as veterans, and a Grand Finals will take place in the evening for the Open category which has an enormous £6200 prize pool!
1st Place - £1500
2nd Place - £750
3rd Place - £400
4th Place - £200
5th Place – £150
6th Place - £100
Tickets now available through our website, a ticket will be required to enter the centre - Book now
Check out some of our more recent competitions, including GB Titans - Watch here
The next GB Titans will be held on February 12th 2022, get your ticket here - Book here
The last ROCfest we held was in 2015, see how many world class climbers you can spot! - Watch here
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