The November Sessions 2016

UPDATE: November 21, 2016 – The November Sessions was a big success thanks to all the volunteers, athletes, staff, sponsors, spectators and routesetters. It was the biggest November Sessions we’ve organized with 286 athletes coming through the doors to compete in the Open, Youth, Advanced, Experienced, Recreational and Master’s categories during the two-day event.

Thanks to all the volunteers, athletes, staff, sponsors, spectators and routesetters for making this weekend’s November Sessions awesome!

How did we do?

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If you’re on Facebook, you can see the event updates on the The November Sessions Facebook event page.

The Categories and Results

Open Categories

  • Youth A (born in 2000 or 2001)
  • Junior (1998 or 1999)
  • Women: V6+ (2001 or earlier)
  • Men: V7+ (2001 or earlier)

WOMEN’S OPEN
1. Jani Zoraj
2. Tiffany Melius
3. Lucie Horzova

MEN’S OPEN
1. Kin Wah Lai
2. Ivan Luo
3. Jesse Taplin

Youth Categories

  • Youth B (born in 2002 or 2003)
  • Youth C (2004 or 2005)
  • Youth D (2006 or later)

YOUTH B – WOMEN
1. Sonya Colliander
2. Brielle Zacharias
3. Lola Rabinovitch

YOUTH B – MEN
1. Kindar McNamee
2. Guy McNamee
3. Ben Newman

YOUTH C – WOMEN
1. Maki Koci
2. Teagan Chow
3. Kalina Pawelec

YOUTH C – MEN
1. Connor Jones
2. Finn Fraser Grathwol
3. Cooper MacDonald

YOUTH D – WOMEN
1. Winter Robichaud
2. Alison Timmer
3. Ceddar Pidgeon

YOUTH D – MEN
1. Jack Anthony
2. Travis Tetrault
3. Axl de Vries

Advanced Category

  • Registrants for the Open categories (incl. Youth A and Junior) who don’t make Open Finals can register for the Advanced Category.

ADVANCED – WOMEN
1. Hannah Block
2. Chloe Earle
3. Sabrina Griffin

ADVANCED – MEN
1. Simon Griffin
2. Hayden Jones
3. Marcus Ducayen

Download the Advanced results

Experienced Categories
Born in 2003 or earlier

  • Women: V3-5
  • Men: V4-6

EXPERIENCED – WOMEN
1. Ally Mandley
2. Moira Pearson
3. Christina Hull

EXPERIENCED – MEN
1. Mirza Ahmad
2. Nick Goodall
3. Nemanja Jovicic

Recreational Categories
Born in 2003 or earlier

  • Women: V0-V2
  • Men: V0-V3

RECREATION – WOMEN
1. Diana Emelianova
2. Elise Muller
3. Alexa Hurney

RECREATION – MEN
1. Alec Reichenback
2. Matthew Shin
3. David Klocek

Masters Category
Born in 1977 or earlier

MASTERS – WOMEN
1. Alison Koci
2. Andrea Maerkl

MASTERS – MEN
1. Len Chong
2. Terry McColl
3. Shane Murdoch
3. Doug Thompson

Visit the Sport Climbing BC website for full results and rankings.

The Sponsors

Silver Level
Blicard
Boulder Denim
Browns Social House
Clif Bar
Evolv
Five Ten
Grand Wall Equipment
La Sportiva
Mammut
Scarpa
Sterling Rope

Bronze Level
Black Diamond Equipment
High Performance Climbing Walls
Mad Rock Canada
Metolius
Petzl
Squamish Rock Guides
Quick Draw Publications

Photos

Day 1


View the album


View the Day 1 album by Shane Murdoch

Day 2


View the Day 2 album of the Experienced & Masters categories by Kyle Rurak


View the Day 2 album by Ken Chow


See the Day 2 album by Shane Murdoch


Our highly anticipated annual bouldering competition “The November Sessions” will take place from November 19th to 20th. This official Sport Climbing BC event will take place over two days for every age level and ability, like the Youth, Open, Recreational, Experienced and Master’s categories.

The gym will be closed to public climbing from Nov. 17th – 20th.

In order to prepare for and hold the competition, the gym will be closed for public climbing from November 17th-20th. Visitors are welcome to watch and cheer on the athletes!

Event Program

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How to Register

Click on the below button. You will be sent to the Sport Climbing BC website where you can sign in if you’re already a SCBC member. If not, you can join as a member (select “Pay as you go” – there’s a $5 membership fee). Once you’re a SCBC member, you can register for the November Sessions.

Price

  • Early Registration (by Nov 6) – $50 (you get an official November Sessions Comp T-shirt)
  • Late Registration (after Nov 6) – $55
  • No ‘Day of’ Registrations / No Exceptions
  • Advanced categoryRegistrations must be received no later than 1:30pm on Saturday (Nov. 19th). There’s only 35 spots for this category. Registration fee is an additional $10… or a new pair of pyjamas for kids age newborn to 16 yrs to help us support the The Christmas Pyjama Drive!

Registration closed on Sunday, Nov 13 @ 11:59PM