Registration OPEN for the Yorkshire Emergency Services Comp

19 Jun 2012

The 3rd annual Yorkshire Emergency Services (YES) bouldering comp will be taking place on the 11th July from 7.30pm – 10.00pm. The friendly comp is open to all emergency and NHS staff in the South Yorkshire area and is open to all abilities with the format allowing complete beginners the chance to rack up some points.


3 circuits, each containing 40 problems will be selected from the problems that already exist at The Climbing Works, climbers will have 2 hours to complete as many of the 40 climbs as possible. The scoring will go as follows:

Easy Circuit (consists of selected greens and spotty problems):-

1st go – 5 points, 2nd go – 4 points, 3rd go – 3 points, Bonus – 1 point.

Medium Circuit (consists of selected black and purple problems):-

1st go – 7 points, 2nd go – 6 points,3rd go – 5 points, Bonus – 1 point.

Hard Circuit (consists of selected wasp and pink problems):-

1st go – 10 points, 2nd go – 9 points,3rd go – 8 points.

You choose which circuit to climb in order to score the most points for your team.


To enter your team make sure you have a team of four climbers (Mixed Genders)

2/4 of climbers must be registered members of The Climbing Works. To become a member you need to be an experienced climber. Alternatively you can book an induction course (all those taking part in the YES will receive a 25% discount.

The top 3 scoring male and female climbers from the circuit round will battle it out to become Y.E.S 2012 champions on the 3 problems selected for the finals.



£10 per team - All money raised will go to charity


To register a team please email


Check out last years comp here

The Climbing Works