Ouray Ice Festival Hari Berger Speed Comp Application

Thank you for your interest in the Ouray Ice Festival Hari Berger Speed Climbing Comp, sponsored by Lowa. Please fill out the application below and be as thorough as possible.

Notes for applicants:

  • You must be a current Ouray Ice Park member to compete.
  • You must familiarize yourself with the competition rules located at
  • http://ourayicepark.com/ice-festival/competition-info/
  • Your application must be received by OIPI on, or before, December 15
  • Please submit your application on-line using the form below.
  • Competitors will be selected based on their qualifications/experience by the Ouray Ice Park board of directors.
  • Notification of final determination of your application will be sent out on, or before, January 5th
  • Questions may be sent to clintestes@hotmail.com or 970-219-0504
  • For additional information about the Ouray Ice Park, Ouray Ice Festival,  or the festival competitions, please go to www.ourayicepark.com.
  • $16,000 in prize money is available between the Elite Mixed and Speed Comps…just so you know.
  • Thank you for applying!


Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Phone Number (required):

Gender (required):

Do you have a current
Ouray Ice Park membership?
(required for all competitors):

Years climbing:

Did you also apply for the mixed
climbing comp this year?:

Have you ever competed in a speed
climbing comp? :

If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please list the other
speed comp events you have participated in and any placements:

How fast do you think you climb ice? :

How many energy drinks do you consume per day? :

Who would you compare yourself to
the most?:

How often do you sharpen your tools
and crampons?:

If you win, what will you do with the
prize money?:

Upcoming speed chess or speed
anything planned?:

The speed comp will be a tandem event where you will climb across from
somebody then switch ropes and routes for a total of 2 laps. Is there
anyone you would like to be paired with? No guarantees here, but this
will help us out with the process:

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