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Participants in Sport Climbing are divided into age appropriate CATEGORIES. As per CEC’ Long Term Athlete Development Model, as well as the IFSC categories standards, here are the Canadian’s sport climbing categories:

  • Youth D: 10/11 years old – does NOT compete at Regional nor National Championships
  • Youth C: 12/13 years old – does NOT compete at National Championships
  • Youth B: 14/15 years old
  • Youth A: 16/17 years old
  • Junior: 18/19 years old
  • Senior: 16+ years old

 

For the 2021-2022 CEC Competition Season, eligibility is defined as the age of participant at December 31, 2022, following these years of birth:

  • Youth D: participants born in 2011 or 2012
  • Youth C: participants born in 2009 or 2010
  • Youth B: participants born in 2007 or 2008
  • Youth A: participants born in 2005 or 2006
  • Junior: participants born in 2003 or 2004
  • Senior: participants born in 2006 and before

 

For the 2021 North American Cup Series (NACS), eligibility is defined as the age of participant at December 31, 2021.

  • Senior: participants born in 2005 and before

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Climbing Escalade Canada stands with our Indigenous friends, partners, colleagues, and climbers to mourn the loss of the 215 children recently discovered at a formal residential school. We acknowledge the indignities experienced by the victims of the residential school system and the pain of survivors, their families and communities as they continue to deal with this tragedy.

#everychildmatters

Complete statement and resources through link in bio.

Climbing Escalade Canada se joint à nos amis, partenaires, collègues et grimpeurs autochtones pour pleurer la perte des 215 enfants récemment découverts dans un pensionnats autochtones. Nous reconnaissons les indignités vécues par les victimes du système des pensionnats et la douleur des survivants, de leurs familles et de leurs communautés alors qu’ils continuent de faire face à cette tragédie.

Déclaration complète et liste de ressources via le lien en bio.

Climbing Escalade Canada stands with our Indigenous friends, partners, colleagues, and climbers to mourn the loss of the 215 children recently discovered at a formal residential school. We acknowledge the indignities experienced by the victims of the residential school system and the pain of survivors, their families and communities as they continue to deal with this tragedy.

#everychildmatters

Complete statement and resources through link in bio.

Climbing Escalade Canada se joint à nos amis, partenaires, collègues et grimpeurs autochtones pour pleurer la perte des 215 enfants récemment découverts dans un pensionnats autochtones. Nous reconnaissons les indignités vécues par les victimes du système des pensionnats et la douleur des survivants, de leurs familles et de leurs communautés alors qu’ils continuent de faire face à cette tragédie.

Déclaration complète et liste de ressources via le lien en bio.
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