How To Watch The 2017 Tuck Fest Deep Water Solo Comp

How To Watch The 2017 Tuck Fest Deep Water Solo Comp
The fourth annual Tuck Fest gets underway on Friday, April 21, and promises to be a festival unlike anything you've seen before! Over the course of three days, the event celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos, and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) in Charlotte, North Carolina. At the heart of it all is a Deep Water Solo Competition, in which climbers will be vying for a piece of a $15,000 cash purse.

Check out the official trailer for the 2017 Tuck Fest:

Qualifying will take place on Friday evening, followed by seeding rounds and finals on Saturday, which will be streamed LIVE only on FloClimbing. Climbers will have two attempts to qualify, with the top 16 male and female climbers moving on to the next round. In the finals, climbers will compete head-to-head based on their seeding. Winners will advance until a champion is crowned.


All of the action will be held on the brand new DWS wall, which cost more than $4 million and is the first permanent structure of its kind in the country.

Here's some of the competitors set to throw down at the Tuck Fest this weekend:

Carlo Traversi Kyra Condie
Nathaniel Coleman Alex Johnson
Ben Hanna Kerry Scott
Ben Isaac Tresco Bimini Horstmann
Charlie Schreiber Marielle Horstmann
Noah Ridge Leanna Lockhart

The Deep Water Solo Competition has been a staple of the Tuck Fest for two out of the past three years. While a break from the action was needed in 2016 to complete the construction of the new wall, the first two years of the event were held on a temporary structure built over part of the natural pond surrounding the facility.

Check out the highlights from the 2015 DWS Comp:

Click HERE for the full schedule of events throughout the weekend.

Check out the official event coverage page for photos, videos, interviews, and more!


How To Watch Tuck Fest 2017

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Archived Competition Footage

During the weekend, archived footage from the competition will be stored in a video library for FloPRO subscribers to watch for the duration of their subscription.
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