Just announced (24 April): the Kia World Extreme Games Speed Climbing Competition is now open to all professional climbers. It is no longer to limited to only Asia and Oceania.
The application deadline has been extended. The final deadline is Friday, 26 April.
Please note: the completion of the Speed Climbing Application does not guarantee a spot in the competition. Waugh Worldwide Productions will issue Official Invitations by 03 May 2013.
Women’s Competition - 09 June, 2013*
Men’s Competition - 10 June, 2013*
* Competition may be delayed up to 24 hours due to inclement weather.
Prize Money (USD) - $50,000 to be split between Men's and Women's competition.
|1st: $8,000||9th: $900|
|2nd: $4,000||10th: $850|
|3rd: $2,000||11th: $800|
|4th: $1,500||12th: $750|
|5th: $1,300||13th: $600|
|6th: $1,100||14th: $500|
|7th: $1,000||15th: $400|
|8th: $950||16th: $350|
About the competition and Kia World Extreme Games 2013
The Kia World Extreme Games is the most prestigious multi-event, action sports competition worldwide and in 2013 this4 day event will be staged in Shanghai, China for the first time. More than 100 athletes will compete in BMX freestyle, aggressive in-line skating, skateboarding, speed climbing and Moto X “Step Up” competition.