THE COMMISSION FOR SPORTS CLIMBING OF THE MOUNTAINEERING ASSOCIATION OF SERBIA AND
THE SPORTS CLIMBING CLUB “GEKON”
To the Balkan Championship and Festival in lead climbing on Natural Rocks, which will be held on 14-15. August 2021 in Guča at the location Rćanska Cave and organized by the Commission for Sports Climbing of the Mountaineering Association of Serbia and Sports Climbing Club “GEKON” from Belgrade and Tourist Organization of Dragačevo and the municipality of Lučani.
Route setters: Dobrota Blagoje, Čizmić Nemanja, Knežević Stefan
Saturday, August 14, 2021.
09:00 – Registration for the competition
09:30 – Opening of the competition
10:00 – Start of qualifications
18:00 – End of qualifications Sunday,
Sunday, August 15, 2021.
09:00 – Final start
16:00 – Final end
17:00 – Award ceremony.
The competition will be held according to the Competition Rules on Sport Climbing on Natural Rocks from 2020 ( https://pss.rs/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/P070-Takmicarski-pravilnik-za-sportsko-penjanje-u-prirodnoj-steni-24.12.2020..pdf ).
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
The competition is open for foreign citizens, while for domestic competitors it is mandatory to have a license (certified PSS stamp for 2021, the title of minimum trainee sports climber, medical examination and competition booklet). By registering the competitors, the clubs guarantee that the competitor has all the stated conditions. Competitors who apply individually are required to submit the required documentation when registering for the competition. The competition will be in junior (up to 18 years A) and senior competition in the disciplines of lead and speed. All competitors are required to sign a statement to compete at their own risk. For minors, the statement is signed by the parents.
Due to the situation with Covid-19, a statement on the non-existence of contact with infected persons in the last 10 days will be signed.
ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS
Accommodation is in the camp at the location of the competition with a capacity of up to 20 tents, as well as in a small mountain lodge also at the location with a capacity of 20 beds to be announced to the owner Knežević Stefan (+381 64 086 06 54). Guča itself has hotels and hostels, but keep in mind, that it was then a world-famous trumpet festival, you should announce much earlier and reserve a place. There is drinking water in the camp (spring). There is a shop in the village. Meals possible in the village with the host by arrangement. Arrival and accommodation in the camp is possible the day before (Friday, August 13). The registration fee for participation in the competition and festival is 500 dinars (approximately 4,3 EUR) and is paid upon registration. Competition lists and printed material will be obtained then. Stores ALP, GORA, APVE, OUTDOOR provided prizes in the form of climbing equipment.
LIST OF DIRECTIONS FOR THE BALKAN COMPETITION AND FESTIVAL IN GUČA – RĆANSKA CAVE
For the needs of the competition, 30 routes of different weights will be set.
ROAD TO THE CLIMBING AREA
You can reach Čačak from the direction of Belgrade by car via „Miloš Veliki“ highway. From Čačak, turn off to the left for Guča. From Guča it is 3 km to Rćanska cave (google map location:
follow the signpost, at the roundabout first turn right, you come to Tri village, from Tri village, after 100 m there is an arrow to turn towards Rćanska cave. The climbing area is located 200m from the mountain home, on a straight road next to the river Belica, it will be marked with arrows.
THE MOUNTAINEERING ASSOCIATION OF SERBIA HAS CONTRIBUTED TO A SIGNIFICANT EXTENT TO THE REALIZATION OF OUR PROJECTS BY PROVIDING THE NECESSARY FUNDS FOR THEIR FINANCING.
Organizer : Dobrota Blagoje President of MAS: Iso Planić
In Belgrade 20.06.2021.