International Climbing Championship for Mountain Guides

Get ready for the next climbing championship! 


The German Association VDBS will held this event this year in the town of Kempten. 


Location: Swoboda Alpin Kletterzentrum Kempten, Aybühlweg 69, 87439 Kempten


If you are staying overnight it  is possible to camp with bullies or camper vans at the parking in front of the climbing gyms. If you are looking for a hotel, this are the ones nearby: 


- Jufa Kempten, Stadtbadstraße 5, 87439 Kempten, phone: +49 (0)831/52384080

- Smart Hotel, Edisonstr. 4, 87437 Kempten, phone: +49 (0)831/200600


Do you need more information? Visit this link:


The schedule for the days of the championship is detailed here (preliminary, the judgement and organizing committee could admit necessary changes): 


Friday, 25 of October 


 9:00 – 10:30 Registration

10:30 – 11:00 Salutatory, information and ruling

11:00 – 17:00 1st qualification round

17:00 – 17:15 Emit assessment-cards

18:00 – 22:00 Dinner and party


Saturday, 26th of October


9:00 – 10:00 Emission of assessment-cards

10:15 – 14:00 2nd Qualification round

until 14:15 Emit assessment-cards

14:15 – 15:00 Result examination, announcing the finalists

16:00 – 18:30 Finals

18:30 – 19:00 Award ceremony


Registration fee:


The registration fee is 60,- €, including entrance costs, consummation voucher over 10,- €,

goody bag, competition shirt, free dinner and party Friday night


Further information:


• Besides the common age categories for guides there will be a guest category for

family members and others, organised in the national federations.

• Food and drinks are organised

• We invite the participants for dinner, free beer and a party Friday night at the gym!

• Please bring your own ropes and climbing equipment. We climb and belay together

in the qualification rounds.