ROCfest'15 Climbing Festival

ROCfest festival

This years ROCfest will be slightly different. We've decided to run a Climbing Festival, not just a competition!

Over two days (7th & 8th February) we'll be hosting a whole load of activities to get involved in, from our Fun Comp to talks and films to fete-style activities. Tickets to the event start from as little as £2 so there's something to suit every budget!

Headline Acts


Talk and short Film Shauna Coxsey 2 Times World Cup Gold Medal Winner 1800 - 2000


The Grand Finals - Showcasing the UK's very best climbers, on the best climbing stage in the UK 1500 onwards

Spaces are very limited so be quick and buy your tickets here

The Saturday:

  • Fun Comp as part of the UK's Largest and most inclusive Climbing Comp, see and climb alongside the UK's very best climbers
  • Film room (showcasing films from Posing Productions and
  • Dyno raffle (complete a dyno to enter the raffle)
  • Port-a-ledge challenge
  • Tyrolean traverse raffle
  • Table traverse raffle
  • Local real Ales
  • Home cooked chilli

On the Sunday:

The ROCfest 2015 Grand Finals!

The biggest spectacle on the UK competition circuit, which make for a great Sunday afternoon's entertainment. Combining the best Climbers in the country with lights and sound, it makes for a thrilling finale to the ROCfest weekend. 

And there’s more...

Win a Weekend climbing with DMM Team of sponsored climbers!

Winners of Youth ages 1,2,3 & 4 get the opportunity to spend the weekend, courtesy of DMM Wales and Rock Over Climbing, being coached, learning to crush and generally have a great time with a team of DMM professional climbers. Not only that, they'll also receive prizes on the day! The weekend will be based from of the Hathersage National Trust Campsite with all food and accommodation and travel to and from climbing for the weekend being provided by Rock Over Climbing! 

Win a chance work along side Ray Wood the renowned photographer and film maker!

Enter the ROCfest and DMM Climbing 60 second film comp. Winners get stocked up with DMM bouldering kit, You also get to come along on the DMM winners climbing weekend in the summer of 2015 filming the junior ROCfest winner’s crushing with DMM professional climbers and also to opportunity yourself to climb with some of the UK’s best climbers.

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Be judged and Mentored by the UK’s premier boulderer’s

We have a team of world class athletes including last years ROCfest winners World Number 2 Shauna Coxsey and British Bouldering Champion Dave Barrans, who will judge 15 of the routes during qualifying. Not only that, the juniors that make it through to the semi finals and finals will be teamed up in isolation with one of the Judging Team who will mentor and offer advice/ tips on the day!

Para Bouldering

The ROCFest is now the most inclusive climbing comp in the UK as we have also just added just added for the first time in the uk outside of a BMC run event Para Bouldering as a category!

Ticket Prices

Full weekend: Fun comp (or other category), Shauna Coxsey Talk and Sunday Grand Finals £20 (disounted by 20% if purchased before boxing day)

Shauna Talks only - SOLD OUT (to see the talks you'll now need a full weekend ticket) £10
Sunday Grand Finals   £2


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