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Youth Climbing Series (YCS) 2021 – Midlands – Round 3 (Bouldering)
23rd October 2021 All day
The BMC Youth Climbing Series is a climbing competition for young people. The series is extremely popular and attracts hundreds of young climbers nationwide.
The competition is open to first-time competitors, as well as experienced competition climbers from categories Youth E to Youth A. Find the category table below to see if your child is eligible to enter.
There are four regional rounds; two roped and two boulder. Each round consists of eight separate events taking place simultaneously across eight different regions in England and Wales. The series will culminate in a two-day Grand Final where the top three in each category from each BMC region, and from Scotland and Ireland, are invited to take part.
To be eligible for the Grand Final it is necessary to take part in a minimum of three regional rounds in the same region throughout the series.
- Registration – arrive any time after 1.30pm (Please do not arrive earlier than this).
- Volunteer judges briefing (for those volunteers not able to attend the earlier briefing) 2pm.
- Climber and Parent briefing 2.30pm.
- Climbing starts 2.45pm.
- Climbing finishes 4.45pm.
Although we’ve added the timings for the round to our event entries please do make sure to verify that nothing has changed by checking:
- the main BMC YCS page and
- the BMC YCS Round 3 Timings page
Age categoriesYouth A (15-16), Youth B (13-14), Youth C (11-12), Youth D (9-10) and Youth E (7-8)
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