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Youth Climbing Series (YCS) 2021 – South West North – 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.


  • 08:30 Centre open for registration for FEMALE competition only
  • 09:20 – Female competition (All groups) – briefing
  • 09:30 – Female competition starts
  • 11:30 – Female competition finishes
  • 11:00 – Registration for MALE competition opens
  • 11:50 – Male competition (All groups) – briefing
  • 12:00 – Male competition starts
  • 14:00 – Male competition finishes

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:



Age categories

Youth A (15-16), Youth B (13-14), Youth C (11-12), Youth D (9-10) and Youth E (7-8)

Comp Level



23rd October 2021
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0161 445 6111
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Centrum Park, Tewksbury Road
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL51 9FD United Kingdom
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01242 65 65 60
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