October 15th & 16th, 2021
The Yank-N-Yard is not just a competition; it is an annual gathering of the New Mexico climbing community and our way of celebrating the strength, diversity, and creativity of our local and national athletes. Even with the restriction that were necessary in 2020, we trust that this event, which by now is an Albuquerque staple, offered something of value to each of the participants.
2021 YNY will take place on Friday evening and Saturday October 15 and 16. Here is the schedule:
Open Comp - Friday, October 15th, 6 - 9 pm - registration through the link below; youth competitors who enter the Open Comp must sign up for youth through USAC and then get 50% off on Open registration; this comp has a $1,000 purse with $250/$150/$100 for places 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places; all participants are entered in a raffle. The gym will be closed to the general public at 5:30 pm, spectators for the comp are welcome!
Youth Comp - Saturday, October 16th, 9 am - 12 pm - the registration must be made through USA Climbing, see the link below.
Citizens Comp - 2 sessions on Saturday, October 16th, 1 - 4 pm and 5 - 8 pm; please see registration link below.
As always, our resident artist, AARON STROMBERG, is working on a new t-shirt design for this comp.