USA Climbing, the United States National Governing Body for the sport of Competition Climbing, announced today that Momentum Indoor Climbing in Salt Lake City, Utah will host the 2019 Combined Invitational on January 18th – 20th. The competition will be split between two of the Momentum gyms in Salt Lake City – Momentum Millcreek and Momentum Lehi. The Combined Invitational will mimic the same format that competitors will experience in the 2020 Olympic Summer Games and choose the first members of the US Overall National Team.
“We look forward to hosting this important event at Momentum’s Millcreek and Lehi locations and thank them in advance for their efforts in making the event a success,” said Marc Norman, CEO of USA Climbing. “As we prepare for the 2019 IFSC season and Olympic Qualifying we felt it was critical to provide our elite athletes an opportunity to compete in the Olympic format, better preparing them for the Olympic Qualifying events they will face this important season.
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