3ATC College Competitions

The Arboricultural Association had its annual College Climbing Competitions at Sparsholt College and Askham Bryan College in the spring of 2019. Keep your eyes peeled for the launch of the 2020 competitions in due course.

Booking online for the competitions is now closed for 2019. If you have any queries or questions please contact events@trees.org.uk.

Students with less than one year of practical climbing experience will all climb on either Prusik or Blakes hitch systems.

Students with more than one years practical climbing experience may climb on any AA approved climbing systems.

Each college is encouraged bring two teams however they can just enter one team in the relevant group. There are prizes for the winning teams as well as their representing college in each year one and two category.

Find out more about the 3ATC UK Open and the UK International Tree Climbing Competition

Booking is now available online but if you wish to register interest in any of the other climbing competitons please email: events@trees.org.uk or fill out the form opposite.