Schedule for OCF Youth Difficulty Provincials/CEC Open National Series Difficulty Event

On April 25th and 26th at True North Climbing in Toronto, the OCF will be jointly holding two events:

  • For Youth climbers: Ontario Youth Difficulty Provincial Championships
  • For Open climbers: the Ontario CEC National Series Difficulty Event

Open climbers will climb the same routes as the Junior and A Category Youth climbers, and two events will run as a single comp.


Saturday, April 25th

7:30 am: Gym Opens for check-in. Video demonstrations of Qualifier 1 routes playing on monitors. Lead tests available for those few who still need them (but please try to get your lead test done before this day!)

8:45 am: National Anthem and Technical Meeting

9:00 am – 12:00 pm: Qualifier 1  Running Order Q1

The OCF Annual General Meeting and Election will be held starting very soon after results are final from Qualifier 1. See

for details

Video demonstrations of Qualifier 2 routes will be playing on monitors once results are final for Qualifier 1.

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm: Qualifier 2 Running Order Q2

5:30 pm: Gym closes

Sunday, April 26th:

Semi-Final Round:

8:00 am: Isolation Zone Opens

8:30 am: Isolation Zone Closes

8:45 am: Gym Opens for spectators

9:30 am – 12:30 pm: Semi-finals

Final Round:

1:30 pm: Isolation Zone Opens

2:00 pm: Isolation Zone Closes

2:15 pm: Gym Opens for spectators

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Finals

5:30 pm: Awards, including medals and ribbons for this event, and the OCF Youth Series Awards

Important Reminder: Any athlete (in Youth or Open categories) who wishes to attend CEC Difficulty Nationals must declare that intention by registering before the end of this event!: