2010 Thrash & Dangle Fest
April 10, 2010
Presented by the Phoenix Rock Gym and AZ Cliff Hanger
The comp was limited to the first 100 people, where we actually had 105 competitors total.
Also 61 Sponsors total.
$30.00 to enter
Thrashers: (Elite) cash prizes
Male and female, 1st $200, 2nd $100, 3rd $50
Danglers (Age) mfg prizes
Age breakdown: male and female, 0-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
3 hour competition: 6pm - 9pm Saturday
Award ceremony: 9pm - 10pm
Top 7 boulder problems for score
Competitors receive competitor packets filled with tons of coupons, stickers and mfg schwag when they first register for the comp on comp day.
T-Shirts were made but just for the comp staff.
- Balance Beam ( Jacob Bunyard 5.56 seconds )
- Blindfold ( Sean Shelton 16.53 seconds )
- One Arm Climbing ( Evelyn Turcotte 18.67 seconds )
- Rope climb ( Sean Shelton 12.31 seconds )
- Two Person ( Pat Maclane/Sierra Blair Coyle 15.12 seconds )
All competitors gain raffle tickets for completing the side events. Fastest time for each side event received a prize and sometimes a trophy.
Side Event raffles only included the competitors that entered that individual side event.
First to sign up: ( Connie Vekre )
Oldest - Golden Piton ( Laurie Lundquist )
Youngest - ( Rilie Cox )
Worst score - ( Rilie Cox )
Comp Director and Artwork - Marty Karabin
Sponsors - Marty Karabin and Robert Olson
Master of Ceremonies - Robert Olson
Prize distribution - Justin Wagner,
Erin Orwig, Malcolm Person
Music energy - Giorgio Mosesso
Volunteers - Erin Orwig
- Justin Wagner (lead course setter)
- Marty Karabin (side events)
- William Haeberle
- Paul Phelps
- Jeremy Cox
- Robert Olson
Sponsor booths at the Fest:
- Three Ball Climbing Holds
- Emma’s Custom Chalkbags
Massage tables - Affordable Laser & Skin
Catered food - Boulders On Broadway
Raffle boulder problem sponsors:
- Kronik (V0-)
- So ill Holds (V0+)
- Planetary Holds (V2)
- Three Ball Climbing (V4)
- Uprox Holds (V5)
- Contact Climbing (V6)
Only the climbers that complete the sponsored boulder problems get into that individual raffle.
T-Shirts and ribbons made by MK Productions
Media flyers made by MK Productions
Score card and graphs made by Justin Wagner
Metal plates as gifts to sponsors made by Paul Diefenderfer
Cash Pad Raffle - 1/2 monies and crash pad goes to the raffle ticket winner, 1/2 monies goes to the Access Fund. This raffle is allowed for everybody who attended the comp, not just the competitors.
$ ............... received total - divided by 2
Shout out for as many crash pads as we can get from people. Climbmax gym highball pads.
Milk crates podium used for three step award ceremony. Ribbon girl (Gravity).
Best overall score:
Male - Zak Farmer, age 26
Female - Sierra Blair Coyle, age 16
For the award ceremony tons of hats, chalk bags, stickers, shirts etc were thrown out to the competitors.
T&D 2010 COMP NOTES:
The 2010 T&D comp was totally awesome!!
- Moved price up from $25 to enter - to $30.
- Another age category was added since the teen kids had the biggest range. Went from age 0-13, 14-19, changed to ages 0-10, 11-14, 15-19.