KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

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Viking
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KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

Post by Viking » Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:58 pm

Hi all,

In celebration of MCSA KZN's centenary, we are hosting a climbing festival at the Shongweni Dam crags on the outskirts of Durban on the 15th June.
There will be prizes for hard climbers and normal climbers and obviously fancy dress!
Camping is available at the venue.

More info below..
Brochure: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1sJyO4b ... sp=sharing
Entry form https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fLR9NP ... sp=sharing

PS> The legendary Wave Cave may be involved....

grae22
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Re: KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

Post by grae22 » Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:17 pm

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Fitness
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Re: KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

Post by Fitness » Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:49 am

Looking forward to this event, it’s going to be a cracker event.

DaveD
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Re: KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

Post by DaveD » Tue May 28, 2019 12:15 pm

Looking forward to this fun day out.

List of routes which have been re-bolted at the Wave Cave so far is as follows:

Wake up (23)
Wild Sheep Chase (23)
Rapture of the steep (23)
Sip n Fly (26)
Invertigo (27)
Cyclone Central (28)
Gladiator (28)
Paragon (30)

And most of the bolts which have been replaced appeared to be strong enough to hold a fall, so all the other routes are most likely also safe to climb.

Thanks to James Barns and crew for all your hard work and thanks MCSA for providing the bolts.

The Magnetic Wall has also had a whole lot of re-bolting done, so there will be shiny safe bolts for everyone.
Feel the Qui

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Re: KZN Big 100 Climbing Festival

Post by Justin » Tue May 28, 2019 12:49 pm

Awesome!!! Well done to the MCSA and those involved in the re-bolting -

:arrow: Click here to see more Wave Cave photos

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Above: Illona climbing Rapture of the Steep (23) at the Wave Cave, KZN.
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