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.
Youth USAC Athletes and Parents:
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.
$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.
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.
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.