£2000 Prize Fund for Boulder Central's Mega Comp

Boulder Central, The West Midlands' biggest bouldering centre, will be turning one this May and will be celebrating with two exciting events.

£2500 Prize Fund for Boulder Central’s Mega Comp and 1st Birthday Bash! #1, 177 kb
£2500 Prize Fund for Boulder Central’s Mega Comp and 1st Birthday Bash! #1

Mega Comp – Sunday 28th April 2013

Bouldering competition with £250 cash prize each for male and female open categories and a £2000 overall prize fund including prizes from event sponsors Volx, Red Chili and Wild Country.

Gaz Parry and Jonny Argue will be setting some fantastic routes to suit 6 different categories – male and female open, under 16 and fun with qualifying round and finals for the open category; live scores and world cup style format.

Free buffet for all competitors and live music from upcoming singer/songwriter Alex Carrington.

Entry is a standard day pass + £2 if bought in advance (£4 on the day). Tickets can be bought from Boulder Central's online shop website here.

Day Plan:

1-2pm: Registration
2-4pm: Qualifying for the Open, U16 and Fun competitions
4pm-4.45pm: Free buffet for competitors, live music
4.45pm-5pm: Prize giving for U16 and Fun categories
5pm-6pm: Male and Female Open Finals
6pm: Open prize giving

If you want more information you can check out Boulder Central's website here.

£2500 Prize Fund for Boulder Central’s Mega Comp and 1st Birthday Bash! #2, 170 kb
£2500 Prize Fund for Boulder Central’s Mega Comp and 1st Birthday Bash! #2

Birthday Bash – Sunday 5th May 2013

On 5th May Boulder Central will be throwing a huge birthday bash to celebrate our first birthday, and you're all invited!

Standard entry to climb. Slackline and BBQ facilities are free.

The BBQs will be started at 1pm at the front of the centre. Everyone is welcome to use the BBQs just bring your own meat and bread and cook away. There will be picnic benches so that you can kick back, relax and slap the sunscreen on (weather permitting of course)!

We will also have a slackline set up and this will be free to use from 1pm onwards, age 14+ only (14-17 years require a parents signature).


The competitions are fun and free to enter, just sign up upon arrival. There will be £500 worth of prizes up for grabs, all courtesy of our sponsors: Tip Juice, Charko, Hot Aches, Metolius, Evolv and prAna.

Rough Day Plan:

The relay competition starts at 2.30pm. This will be a timed team event with prizes for the winning team. **Mixed teams only.
The pull up competition will start at 4pm. Free event with prizes to be won!
Our BC birthday cake will be cut at 5pm and the raffle will be drawn (raffle tickets available with every drink bought). Free cake for everyone!

In the evening we will be showing climbing films under the mezzanine.

For more information please visit our website here.

For more information visit Boulder Central
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