Moon Rock 2023
Annual Bouldering Competition
Saturday, September 30th
PRICES GO UP SEPTEMBER 1ST
G1’S ANNUAL BOULDERING COMPETITION
WHAT’S THIS ALL ABOUT?
Get ready for an exhilarating day of climbing excitement at Moon Rock, our highly anticipated bouldering competition. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, this all-day event offers something for everyone. Spectators and competitors alike will have exclusive access to this thrilling experience.
We’ve crafted the competition to accommodate climbers of all skill levels. When you register, simply choose the category that best aligns with your abilities. Moon Rock will follow IFSC adult age requirements.
Prepare to be amazed as we showcase a range of divisions, each catering to different climbing abilities. From beginners taking their first steps to elite climbers reaching for new heights, everyone will have their chance to shine. Plus, we’ve lined up incredible prizes for each level, giving you even more motivation to push your limits.
Throughout the day, test your skills on the boulders and feel the rush of triumph as you conquer each challenge. Once your muscles reach their limit, take a moment to unwind and cool off with a refreshing, ice-cold beer (for those aged 21 and above), indulge in delicious food from the food trucks, and explore an array of amazing vendors offering a variety of enticing products. Join in the social camaraderie with games like kan jam, corn hole, or spike-ball, and make lasting connections with fellow climbers.
As the day progresses, get ready for the thrilling finale of the Open Category. Brace yourself as the finest climbers go head-to-head, delivering an awe-inspiring performance that will leave you breathless. Witness their incredible feats as they compete for a chance to claim the crown.
Join us and be part of the action at this spectacular bouldering competition.
We have an impressive lineup of prizes awaiting our winners:
Citizens Category Winners: $15,000 in Gear Prizes
Open Category Winners: A staggering $10,000 Cash Purse
Moon Rock 2023 Schedule
- 8:00AM – 11:00AM Open Qualifiers
- 11:30AM – 2:30PM Citizens Round #1
- 3:00PM – 6:00PM Citizens Round #2
- 7:00PM – Citizens Category Awards & Raffle
- 8:00-10:00pm- Open Finals
- Open Category Awards- Immediately Following Finals
Joining Us At Moon Rock
Test your climbing skills in a redpoint style competition! Each group in the Citizens Category is designed for you to compete against your peers. You will have a chance to win awesome prize bundles from our sponsors! All groups excluding the Masters group will have a male and female division. Registration for the Citizens Category includes a t-shirt, raffle ticket, one free beer (21+), and all day entry to the event.
Citizens Category: Beginner — For V0 to V2 Climbers
Citizens Category: Intermediate — For V3 to V5 Climbers
Citizens Category: Advanced — For V6 to V8 Climbers
Citizens Category: Master Class — For All Climbers Age 40+
Citizens Category: Paraclimbing — For All Paraclimbing Athletes
With a modified redpoint style qualifier, and an onsight style final, the Open Category of Moon Rock will have you climbing like a pro! You will have a chance to win cash prizes from our sponsors! There will be a male and female division of the Open Category. Registration for the Open Category includes a t-shirt, raffle ticket, one free beer (21+), and all day entry to the event.
- Open Category — For V8+ Climbers
Moon Rock is an all day event meant to celebrate you! Not interested in competing? We will have games, vendors, food trucks, raffles, day of only deals, and plenty of talented climbers to watch!
- Looking to volunteer? Volunteer sign up will be available in September 2023.
Can I compete in a Citizens Category and Open Category?
Yes, you can participate in the Open Category and the Citizens Category of the competition. You will need to register for each category.
I’m not sure what Citizens Category I belong to, can I register for more than one?
No, you cannot register for multiple categories in the Citizens Category. Meaning you cannot do both the Citizens Category Beginner and Citizens Category Intermediate, or any combination of the categories. Please pick the one that best suits your ability. We will move you into the correct category if you choose incorrectly.
There’s a morning Citizens Category round #1 and an afternoon Citizens Category round #2, can I do both?
No, you cannot register for both sections of the Citizens Category, the break is there to reduce competitor crowding.
Can kids compete in Moon Rock?
Moon Rock will follow IFSC adult age requirements. Anyone born in or earlier than 2009 is eligible to compete in the competition.
Can kids come to watch?
Yes, kids are welcome to come spectate.
Can I drink before I climb?
No, you cannot drink beer before climbing. You may drink after you are finished climbing.