Event Detail



Arkansas Urban Forestry Council (AUFC) is pleased to host the competition, Natural State Tree Climbing Championship (NSTCC). NSTCC is the 2nd annual competition where climbers of all skill levels can learn the latest in safety and climbing techniques and have their professional skills tested.

Where: MacArthur Park, 601 E. 9th Street, Little Rock, Arkansas.

When: Saturday, May 4 at 7:00 AM and Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 9:00 AM

Preliminary Events: Saturday – test competitors’ skills

Master’s Challenge: Sunday – highest-scoring competitors compete in the Master’s Challenge

Competitions: Throwline, Open Ascent, Work Climb, Aerial Rescue, Master’s Challenge. See Schedule of Events below.

Spectators: Come to our family-friendly outdoor event. Bring your lawn chairs and watch amazing tree care professionals compete! There is no cost for spectators.

Competitors’ Registration: $100. Competitors must complete and submit a Competitor Registration form (see below) to AUFC with cc to David Raines. The $100 registration fee may be paid on Eventbrite (click on Tickets) or by check made payable to AUFC. See the Competitor Registration form below for details.

Deadline: Registration will be closed after April 19 or when there are 40 registrants.

Questions: Questions about the championship (competition, volunteers, sponsorship)? Contact David Raines.

Questions about registration, invoicing or receipts? Contact AUFC.