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USAC Youth Sport Local at Sandy 2017

Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at Momentum Sandy

On Saturday, April 15th, Momentum Indoor Climbing will be hosting a Youth Local Sport and Speed Competition, in partnership with USA Climbing (USAC).

This event will require portions of the gym to be closed to regular use in order to facilitate route setting and competition. Additional details about wall closures can be found below.

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Youth USAC Athletes and Parents:

Location:
Momentum Indoor Climbing – Sandy
220 West 10600 South
Sandy, Utah 84070

Schedule: There will be two climbing sessions:

8:00 AM-11:00 AM –  Check in at 7:00 AM, Max of 60 competitors
11:30 AM-2:30 PM –  Check in at 10:30 AM, Max of 60 competitor

This competition will be in redpoint format. Starting at 8am, or 11:30 am, competitors will have 3 hours to climb as many routes as they wish. Each route will have a predetermined point value. If a competitor climbs the route cleanly (no falls) they receive the maximum point value. However, there is a penalty for each fall on a given route. A competitors overall score will be determined by adding their top 3 scores together.

Register Today:
$40 for current USA Climbing members.
Non USAC members must purchase a USAC Day Member Pass for $10 online at www.usaclimbing.org.  To register click the red Join Now button in the upper right hand corner, and register as a USA Climbing Membership- Day- Member Pass.  

 

Registration

Please note that spectators are welcome to attend at no charge, but will be required to complete a waiver. 

Lead and top rope volunteer belayers are needed for both climbing sessions.  One free day pass for each hour worked! 

Every person that enters the the gym must have a liability waiver on file at Momentum. Climbers, coaches, even spectating parents. Online waivers are quick and easy to submit. Please Click Here to complete an online waiver.

Gym Closures: Monday, April 10th through Saturday, April 15th

Route setting activities will require the closure the gym areas outlined below. These areas will remain closed through Saturday, April 15th until the competition is finished.

All other gym climbing areas will be open throughout the week and during the competition.

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Will the Gym be Open During the Competition?

The gym will be open to the public for our regular business hours (10am to 11pm) on Saturday, April 15th. Spectators are welcome (free of charge) but you must pay for a day pass in order to climb. Please note that all spectators must have a waiver on file with the gym. Please Click Here and follow the prompts for to complete an online waiver.

2015 USAC Youth Bouldering Regional Championship

USAC Bouldering Blue

December 12th, 2015 — Momentum Lehi — Salt Lake City, Utah

Momentum Indoor Climbing will be hosting the 2015  Youth Bouldering Competition on Saturday, December 12th at our Lehi location.

Watch the top youth climbers from the Mountain West region compete for a bid to the Divisional competition!

Gym Members & Guests

SCS Divisional Notification

Athletes & Parents

Location

All events to be held at Momentum Indoor Climbing: Lehi, located in Salt Lake City, Utah

Click Here for Directions

Registration

All competitors must register directly through the USA Climbing via their website.

Schedule and Tentative Athlete Check in times:

A TENTATIVE schedule of expected events is listed below. Please note this is subject to change.

Youth Bouldering Regionals  – December 12, 2015
SATURDAY 4:00 minute climb / 4:00 rest / 1:00 Transition SATURDAY
7:30 AM ISO OPENS (FYD, MYC) 7:30 AM
8:00 AM JUDGES MEETING 8:00 AM
8:30 AM ISO CLOSES – COMPETITOR MEETING (FYD, MYC,) 8:30 AM
9:00 AM CLIMBING BEGINS (FYD, MYC) 9:00 AM
9:00 AM ISO OPENS (MYD, FYC, FYA) 9:00 AM
10:00 AM ISO CLOSES – COMPETITOR MEETING  (MYD, FYC, FYA) 10:00 AM
10:30 AM CLIMBING BEGINS  (MYD, FYC, FYA) 10:30 AM
11:15 AM ISO OPENS (FYB, FJR) 11:15 AM
12:15 PM ISO CLOSES – COMPETITOR MEETING (FYB, FJR) 12:15 PM
12:55 PM CLIMBING BEGINS (FYB, FJR) 12:55 PM
1:00 PM ISO OPENS (MYA, MYB) 1:00 PM
2:00 PM ISO CLOSES – COMPETITOR MEETING (MYA, MYB) 2:00 PM
2:35 PM CLIMBING BEGINS (MYA, MYB) 2:35 PM
2:30 PM ISO OPENS (MJR) 2:30 PM
3:30 PM ISO CLOSES – COMPETITOR MEETING (MJR) 3:30 PM
4:20 PM CLIMBING BEGINS (MJR) 4:20 PM
6:15 PM CLIMBING ENDS 6:15 PM
6:30 PM Awards Ceremony 6:30 PM

Running Order

Click Here for Running Orders 

Concessions

Light snacks and bottled water will be available for purchase. Cost will range from $.50 to $3.50.