About OCF

The Ontario Climbing Federation (OCF) is a volunteer organization managed by an elected Board of Directors.

Our objectives are:

  1. To promote the development of the sport of competitive climbing in Ontario;
  2. To govern the sport of competitive climbing in Ontario;
  3. To organize the competition climbing calendar for youth and adults in Ontario;
  4. To host, promote, organize, and sanction climbing competitions in Ontario;
  5. To develop, promote, and enforce a consistent rules structure for all sanctioned climbing competitions held in Ontario;
  6. To host, promote, and organize climbing related events;
  7. To be the Ontario member of the National Sport Organization which governs competitive climbing in Canada;
  8. To liaise with Ontario climbers and the National Sport Organization which governs competitive climbing in Canada;
  9. To develop, promote, and provide training and certification for climbing coaches, judges, officials and route setters in Ontario;
  10. To provide support to gyms hosting climbing competitions and climbing related events;
  11. To provide financial support to Federation members to attend National and International climbing competitions;
  12. To develop, promote, and maintain partnerships with other organizations that support competitive climbing;
  13. To promote recreational climbing;
  14. To promote other forms of outdoor recreation.