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Blokfest February 2016

Blokfest February 2016

On Saturday I went to bloc climbing centre bristol for the Blokfest event. It was raining when we arrived so my dad dropped me off at the entrance with my brother. We filled out the forms and got our  t-shirts. We then had half an hour to warm up. I used the warm up I learnt in the GB team meeting as it had worked really well before. While people were getting a briefing I was warming up. As soon…

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Blokfest – TCA Bristol

Blokfest – TCA Bristol

On Saturday morning we drove across the Severn Bridge again, but this time to go to Blokfest at TCA bouldering centre in Bristol. When we arrived in Bristol, I had some hash browns for breakfast  before driving on to the centre. We arrived early and we went around to look at all of the blocs and decided which ones to climb first. By the time we had finished looking at the problems we had half an hour to warm up…

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Blokfest – Castle Climbing Centre London

Blokfest – Castle Climbing Centre London

On Friday night my Dad, my brother Oscar, and me travelled to London for the third round of the Blokfest bouldering competition. We missed the second round in Brighton because we were in Dublin for the Irish Climbing Championships. We stayed at my cousin’s house overnight so that we could didn’t have to drive very far to get to the Castle climbing centre. When we woke up on Saturday we drove across London to the climbing centre. We passed Big…

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Blokfest Results 2014-2015 – Westway

Blokfest Results 2014-2015 – Westway

The results have just been posted for Blokfest 2014-2015 in the Westway Climbing Centre. I came: 5th in the under 16 category  1st in category C. I got 221 points overall out of 250 possible. The amount of attempts I had were: 20 – 1st Attempt = 200 2 – 2nd Attempt = 14 2 – 3rd Attempt = 6 1 – 4th Attempt = 1 So even though I topped all the climbs I still lost 29 points! Results…

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Blokfest – Westway Climbing Centre, London

Blokfest – Westway Climbing Centre, London

This morning we got up early and drove to London to enter the Blokfest bouldering competition at the Westway climbing centre. When we arrived there was a big queue at registration, but eventually we got a t-shirt and score sheet. I warmed up with my brother Oscar and went straight onto the first problem as it was the easiest. It was a traverse, I have never competed in a competition with a traverse before. I completed all the problems in…

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