The competition will be divided into four divisions for climbers to enter. File photo
On Dec. 2, the Sioux City Parks and Recreation will be hosting the fourth annual Rock On! Climbing Competition at the Long Lines Family Rec Center Climbing Wall.
This is a family-friendly event and children ages 5 and up can participate. The competition will be divided into four divisions for climbers to enter: Youth (under 18), Beginner (5.7-5.9, and VB-V1), Intermediate (5.9+-5.11a, and V2-V4), and Advanced (5.11b and up, V4 and up). Note that climbers under 18 are not limited to signing up for the youth division.
The registration fee is $30 for those who make a payment before Dec. 2 and $35 on the day of the competition. Participants who pay before Nov. 18 will be guaranteed a T-shirt.
Before competing, all participants need to sign a waiver and a photo release, which can be signed upon arrival. Minors need their parent/legal guardian to sign these forms.
Participants can register online at webtrac.sioux-city.org, in person, or by calling the Parks and Recreation Administrative office at 712-279-6126 or 712-279-6250. Their office hours are weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.