Schedule of Events


2017 APTCC Timeline

Events and times subject to change.

Thursday, 19 October

  • 8:00 amSetup volunteers arrive, volunteer gear checks, briefing of days tasks, cleanup of trees, safety discussion including hazards/controls. Trees approved and assessed.
  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pmPreliminary event setup, test run events where possible

Friday, 20 October

  • 8:00 amSite briefing, safety talk, task allocation. Mandatory for all event judges, techs, and scorers.
  • 8:30 am - 12:00 pmFinal event fine tuning and climber/judges test run.
  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pmCompetitor sign-in
  • 12:00 pmCompetitors, judges, techs and scorers gather at park. Introductions and sponsor mention.
  • 12:30 pmAscent Event Discussion/Overview: Competitors and volunteers
  • 1:30 pmWalk through of preliminary events.
  • 3:00 pmGear check in Park.
  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmVolunteers and competitors meeting following gear check

Saturday, 21 October

  • 7:30 amAll volunteers and competitors onsite
  • 8:00 am - 3:00 pmPreliminary events
  • 3:30 pmFootlock World Record Attempt
  • 4:30 pmPreliminary Awards

Sunday, 22 October

  • 7:00 amHead tech and others final setup of Masters’ tree.
  • 8:30 amMasters, judges, techs, scorers, and competitors onsite for safety briefing.
  • 9:00 amMasters’ Competitors gear check
  • 10:00 amWalk through with competitors
  • 10:30apm – 2:30 pmMasters’ Challenge
  • 5:00 pmMasters’ prize giving and celebration

Monday, 23 October

  • 9:00 amAPTCC Committee meeting (2-3 hours)

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