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Flash Fest

Event Information:

Date: Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Time: 10:00am-6:00pm

  • 10:00am Check-in/Coffee Social
  • 10:30am Session 1 Rules Meeting and Scorecard Info
  • 11:00am Session 1 Climbing Begins
  • 1:30pm Session 2 Rules Meeting and Scorecard Info
  • 2:00pm Session 1 Climbing Ends
  • 2:15pm Session 2 Climbing Begins
  • 5:15pm Session 2 Climbing Ends
  • 5:30pm Scoring and Food
  • 6:00pm Results, Prizes, Raffle

*If less than 35 competitors sign-up, we will drop down to one single session beginning at 12:00pm (noon).

Location: Texas State University, Student Recreation Center - Climbing Wall

  • 1011 Academy St. San Marcos, TX. 78666

Parking: Available at the parking lot in front of the Recreation Center



Regular Registration:January 1 - March 31 

  • $25 TXST Students
  • $30 Non-TXST Students

Late Registration: April 1st  - April 12th

  • $35 All Registrants
  • Day-Of Registration (if available): April 13th
    • $40

Registration includes: Contest Entry and a FlashFest T-Shirt

  • T-Shirt size not guaranteed for registrations after March 31st

Rules & Regulations:

General Regulations:

  • Minimum age of 10 years old to participate - with parent consent
  • Must be 18 years of age or older to sign personal waiver
  • Must sign a Texas State University Waiver
  • Cancellations 24 hours prior or no shows forfeit entire fee
  • Shoes, and chalk available (supplies limited)
  • Prizes will be given to the top competitors in each category

Categories: Men's and Women's

  • Beginner (V0 - V2)
  • Intermediate (V2+ - V4+)
  • Advanced (V5 - V7+)
  • Open* (V8+) Open category will only be used if enough participants compete in this category. Otherwise, Advanced will be the highest category.