2013 The North Face National Sport Climbing Championships

 

It’s official! the 2013 National Climbing Championships have been announced and will be held at Neihu Sports Center Climbing Wall on the weekend of May 18th-19th. June 29-30th.

Sponsored by The North Face and organized by the Chinese Taipei Alpine Association,  the National Championships are a 2 day event and the biggest climbing competition in Taiwan. They’re always quite well-organized and covered by the mainstream media.

To get an idea of what it’s like, take a look at last year’s competition post.

Note: The official registration form is in Chinese. If you are a foreigner in Taiwan interested in competing and unable to fill the form, please Contact us and we will help you get registered.

Details below

Date: May 18-19th, 2013

Location: Neihu Sports Center Climbing Wall

Entry Qualifications: Climbers over the age of 16 who have the ability to lead climb safely.  Foreigners may participate but will not receive a final ranking or be chosen for the national team.

Divisions: 

Difficulty

  • Men’s Open, Amateur
  • Women’s Open, Amateur

Speed 

  • Men’s Open, Amateur
  • Women’s Open, Amateur
Individuals who have entered the Open Division in years 2010-2012, as well as Individuals who have won the Amateur Division in that period, may not enter in the Amateur Division.
Registration
Fee
$600, $400 for CTAA Members or members of CTAA-sponsored Climbing Teams.
Transfer to
Deadline
May 03, 2013
Confirmation
The official Registrant List will be announced at the CTAA website www.mountaineering.org.tw
Cancellations
Cancellations must be sent in at least 7 days before the competition date(5/10) otherwise no refund will be given.
Method
Email Completed Registration form(available here in Chinese) to rogeriaccu ( at ) gmail ( dot ) com.
Also transfer the payment to Chinatrust account
Bank #: 822
Acct #: 060-537-321-807
Insurance
A limited amount of Accident Insurance is included in the registration. For details please consult the official CTAA post in Chinese.
Equipment
Competitors must bring their own climbing equipment.

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