Congratulations to our competition winners, and thank you to all who came out to climb.
Girls – Jasmine Sleno
Boys – Alexander Dunlop
Beginner Women – Ariel Holmwood-Bramwell
Beginner Men – Josh Long
Intermediate Women – Isabelle de Grandpre
Intermediate Men – Jean-Michel Hivon
Expert Women – Shannon Jennings
Expert Men – River Sleno
Air North Draw Winner
If you haven’t climbed the new routes yet, stop by the gym and check them out!
Our mystery route setter is… Dustin Curtis!
Dustin is the head route setter for the Calgary Climbing Centre, and was formerly the head route setter for The Hive in Vancouver. His accomplishments during 15 years of route setting include:
- Chief Route Setter – 2014 and 2016 Canadian Boulder National Championship
- Apprentice Route Setter – Hamilton Boulder World Cup
- Route setter at 40+ CEC events
As a climber, Dustin has competed for the Canadian National Climbing Team at 8 Boulder World Cups. Needless to say, the YKCC is proud to welcome Dustin as our route setter for this year’s competition.
Interested in climbing Dustin’s routes? Find out more about our competition.
These are the shirts we’ll be giving away to the first 60 registrants for our climbing competition on September 17th. Wanna shirt? Gotta register.
Click here for more information on the comp.
Some say he sets routes in his sleep, and eats T-nuts for breakfast.
Some say he was harnessed to a wall at birth, and didn’t tread upon the ground until manhood.
Some say he can breathe climbing chalk the way mortal men breathe air.
All we know is… he’s our mystery route setter.
Interested in climbing our setter’s routes? Find out more about our competition.