2017-2018 Heart Burn

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Results are Posted:

Adults  |  Youth

Thanks to all our volunteers, staff, judges and, of course, competitors for making this year’s Heartburn one of the best we’ve had! See you all at the Winter Burn!

On December 2, 2017 the PRG proudly announces the Fifth Annual Heart Burn Event… part of the Burn Bouldering Series!

This year the event includes:

Citizens Comp: open to adult amateur climbers of all ability levels.

Youth Comp & JIBS qualifier: for age-group climbers to compete for the chance to go to the Junior Indoor Bouldering Championship!

Plus, a Cash & Prize purse for all Open & Amateur categories:

Total Cash Purse:  Open — $1200

Total Prize Purses*:  Advanced — $600  |  Intermediate — $400  |  Novice — $250

Plus…FREE stuff for all competitors, raffles, libations, after-party, and the Best Problems in the East! Come to climb the freshest problems from some of the best route setters in the country. Stay and watch some of the best climbers in the area go head to head in Finals. Spectators are welcome!

So, mark it on your calendar to come down and climb, or stay and cheer for your favorite climbers, young and old.

BTW, did we mention FOOD, MUSIC & PRIZES?

Heart Burn 2016-2017 Results :  Adult  |  Youth
Heart Burn 2015-2016 Results:  Adult  |  Youth
Heart Burn 2014-2015 Results:  Adult  |  Youth

A special thank you to our amazing sponsors:

Heart Burn FAQ

  • Who can attend?

    Anyone! Both Kids and Adults–Open and Amateur.All Amateur competitors & Spectators are welcome!

  • When is it?

    Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017

    Youth (All Categories)
    Please Note: All Youth categories must abide by the times listed below.

    Check In Opens:    9:00 am

    Competition Start: 10:00 am
    Competition End:  ~1:00 pm
    Awards to follow!

    Adults (All Categories)

    Check In Opens: 3:00 pm
    Pre-Lims Start:   4:00 pm
    Pre-lims End:     7:00 pm

    Open Finals Start:  8:30 pm
    Awards to Follow!

    All times subject to change. Please check back closer to event date or call 877-822-7673 for updates.

  • What does it cost?

    $44.95 Pre-Registered*  /  $49.95 at the Door    Deadline for Pre-registration is December 1, 2017 at 8 pm.


         Special Offer: Pre-register by November 30, 2017 to receive a FREE T-Shirt! (*shirt sizes are on a first come first serve basis*)

    *PRG Members save $5 off pre-registration fee. Use the code PRGM to receive your discount.
    (Cannot be combined with any other offer)

  • How do I register?

    Register online or by calling 877-822-7673

  • What is the Format?

    For questions about Format, Rules, Rankings and Category selection, please see our Burn Series page or download our Burn Series Rules and Guidelines.

  • How can I help?

    It takes a lot of dedicated individuals to put on an exceptional competition. We are always looking for interested volunteers who can help make these events the best they can possibly be. In particular, volunteers can help with:

    Click Here to Volunteer!

    Judging Routes
    Set Up

    …and Route Setting

    If you would like to volunteer for the Heart Burn in any one of these areas, please contact Tom Meehan. Volunteers get the best seats in the house! Thanks in advance!

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