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2/2/2016

Bouldering Youth National Championship

Schedule Updated: 2/2/2016... look like climbing now ends 30 mins later at 2:04pm on Sunday.
Final Schedule
Bouldering National Championship
 

2/1/2016

Save the dates for Sport & Speed 2016

Locals:

  • Diablo Rock Gym (Concord, CA) - 2/20
  • RockSport (Reno, NV) - 3/12
  • Granite Arch (Sacramento, CA) - 4/2
  • Pacific Edge (Santa Cruz, CA) - 4/9
  • High Altitude Fitness (Incline Village, NV) - 4/16
  • The Studio (San Jose, CA) - 4/23

Championships:

  • REGIONALS- 5/14 Pipeworks (Sacramento, CA)
  • DIVISIONALS- 6/18-19 (TBD in Southern California)
  • NATIONALS- 7/14-17 (TBD)
 

1/29/2016

Youth Bouldering Nationals: We encourage all competitors to watch other categories climb. However, due to the timing of tweaks between rounds, competitors will still not be allowed to enter the competition venue prior to their isolation check-in time.

FYI-- Watch Bouldering OPEN National Championship on today and tomorrow, Jan 29-30, and check out the Madison set up for next week!

Final Schedule
Broadcast Information
Qualifier Running Orders
 

1/27/2016

One week to go! See you in Madison!
Qualifier Running Orders
 

1/26/2016

Youth Bouldering Nationals Updates: Check these out while waiting for Running Orders to be completed...
Preliminary Schedule
Volunteer Sign-Up

1/11/2016

Congratulations Division 2 climbers who have been invited to Nationals!

The deadline to accept all first round invitations is Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 11:59pm MT and USA Climbing will NOT contact competitors individuals.

Bouldering Nationals Registration

Visit the USA Climbing Bouldering Nationals page for the following info:

  • Comp Schedule
  • Volunteer Sign Up
  • Hotel and Venue Information
Bouldering National Championship

1/9/2016

It's here! USAC Division 2 Bouldering Championship! Remember, it's not too late to volunteer... look for Mei Li.

Results will be posted on the Bouldering Championship page at 1:15pm (Session 1) and 6:10pm (Session 2).

Bouldering Divisional Championship

1/7/2016

Nearly there! Here's what's in store for this weekend...

  • Swag bag pick up (aka Athlete Check-in) on Friday, 5pm-9pm, at Whitney Peak Hotel
  • 4 problems- 4 minute climb, :30 transition, 4:30 rest
  • Onsight format which means Group 2 competitors may not enter the gym until their afternoon ISO session opens.
  • 197 climbers are scheduled to compete for one of 6 spots in each category to go to Nationals!
  • Live streaming video begins when afternoon ISO is closed
Bouldering Divisional Championship

1/6/2016

Climb time for participants have been updated to reflect Bouldering Nationals: 4 minute climb, :30 transition, 4:30 rest

Check out the updated schedule and running orders for this weekend.

Bouldering Divisional Championship

1/5/2016

Call for Volunteers at Divisionals! Volunteer Sign Up

All volunteers get a free shirt!

Friday: Pre-Comp Check-in 4 of 5 (1 needed)

Saturday Session 1

  • ISO Check-in 2 of 3 (1 needed)
  • ISO Runners 2 of 3 (1 needed)
  • Judges 6 of 8 (2 needed)
  • Assistant Judges 4 of 8 (4 needed)
  • Scorecard Runners

Saturday Session 2

  • ISO Check-in 1 of 3 (2 needed)
  • ISO Runners 2 of 3 (1 needed)
  • Judges 6 of 12 (6 needed)
  • Assistant Judges 4 of 12 (8 needed)
  • Scorecard Runners

Sunday Session 1

  • ISO Check-in 2 of 3 (1 needed)
  • ISO Runners 0 of 3 (3 needed)
  • Judges 6 of 8 (2 needed)
  • Assistant Judges 1 of 8 (7 needed)
  • Scorecard Runners

Sunday Session 2

  • ISO Check-in 1 of 3 (2 needed)
  • ISO Runners 1 of 3 (2 needed)
  • Judges 5 of 12 (7 needed)
  • Assistant Judges 1 of 12 (11 needed)
  • Scorecard Runners

1/1/2016

Happy New Year everyone. With one week to go, running orders are posted and minor tweaks are made to the schedule.

Bouldering Divisional Championship

12/31/2015

Gearing up for 2016 Sport and Speed!

If you are a gym owner who would like to host a competition at your facility, contact Regional Coordinator, Jim Rogers at jrogers@nextrials.com.

12/27/2015

Division 2 Hotel Group code: CLIMB0116

A block of rooms for $99/night has been reserved until December 31, 2015. You can also call in to make reservations at 775-398-5400.
Whitney Peak Hotel

12/21/2015

Third round invites are posted! Register by Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 11:59pm MT.

Third Round Invite- Bouldering Divisional

12/19/2015

New Year’s Resolution #1: Sign up to volunteer at USAC Bouldering Division 2 Championship

Volunteer Sign Up EVERY volunteer gets a great t-shirt!

12/18/2015

Second round invites are posted! Register by Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 11:59pm MT.

Preliminary schedule is also posted so get started on those travel plans!

Bouldering Divisional Championship

Interested in a Youth Divisionals Training Camp? Mesa Rim Climbing in San Diego recently opened a Climbing Training Center and are hosting a Youth Training Camp here the week before Divisionals, December 30th-31st. For more information, visit Climbing Training Center.

12/15/2015

Thank you for a great time at Regionals!

  • Routesetting crew lead by Jeremy Ho
  • Volunteers
  • Pipeworks Staff
  • Parents
  • Competitors

Check out the comp results and videos from Saturday!

Bouldering Regional Championship

12/13/2015

Congratulations to our Region 201 and 202 youth athletes that competed in the USA Climbing: Bouldering Youth Regional Championships!

First round invitations must register by Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 11:59pm MT. Bouldering Divisional Championship

12/12/2015

It's here! USAC Regionals Bouldering Championship for Region 201! Remember, it's not too late to volunteer... look for Mei Li.

Results will be posted on the Bouldering Championship page at 1:40pm (Group 1) and 5:30pm (Group 2).

Bouldering Regional Championship

12/10/2015

Nearly there! Here's what's in store for Saturday...

  • Awesome problems by an awesome routesetting crew lead by Jeremy Ho!
  • Onsight format which means Group 2 competitors may not enter the gym until their ISO session opens at noon.
  • A lot of people- 213 Competitors, Coaches, Volunteers, Spectators (untapped volunteers), and Pipeworks Staff!
  • Climbers will be on the floor for 60 minutes (6 problems, 4:30 min Climb, 0:30 transition, 5 min Rest)
  • Live streaming video begins at 1:30pm
  • USAC Championship Scoring- We’ve provided a quick guide with a list of benefits & disadvantages and colorful graphs!
  • TOP 10 in each category will be awarded with invites to Divisionals
Bouldering Regional Championship

12/6/2015

Regionals Quick and Dirty Tips:

DO check-in at ISO before it closes
DO bring good snacks and extra chalk
DO volunteer
DO cheer loudly when kids are crushing

DON’T bring wireless capable electronic devices into ISO
DON’T shout out beta while climbers are on the wall
DON’T go hungry... La Mex Taqueria food truck will be there
DON’T just watch, volunteer!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot
Bouldering Regional Championship

12/5/2015

Now that you know when your child is climbing, consider volunteering!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot
We need help from all families to make this happen - especially volunteer judges and assistant judges. No experience necessary! Please consider signing up for a shift or two. Volunteering is fun--- you get to be a part of the competition up close, meet climbers and families, and support our climbing community.

12/4/2015

Regionals is next week!

View details on Bouldering Regional Championship.

12/1/2015

Sign up to be a volunteer at Regionals:
Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot

11/30/2015

Last day to register for Regionals:
Bouldering Regional Championship

11/25/2015

Bouldering Nationals- Book your hotel room and check out the preliminary schedule for Bouldering Youth National Championships on February 5-7, 2016 in Madison, WI!

11/22/2015

Regionals are right around the corner so don't miss your chance to purchase a commemorative, NorCal Regionals Championship t-shirt.

View details on Bouldering Championship Page

11/10/2015

Rocknasium is hosting the last local USAC Bouldering comp on Saturday, November 14th, with 40+ awesome boulder problems and FREE food!

  • 9:00am | Registration Opens
  • 10:00pm | Climbing Begins
  • 2:00pm | Climbing Ends

Registration Fees:

  • $30 for USAC members
  • $35 for USAC Non-Members
ROCKNASIUM
720 Olive Dr. #Z, Davis, CA
www.rocknasium.com

11/6/2015

Bouldering Regional Championship on Saturday, December 12th, at Pipeworks!

View details on Championship Page

  • Registration
  • Schedule
  • Location

11/2/15

High Altitude Fitness is hosting a local USAC Bouldering comp on Saturday, November 7th! Raffle, bake sale & food from Lupitas Taqueria!

Registration Fees:

  • $30 for USAC members
  • $35 for USAC Non-Members
HIGH ALTITUDE FITNESS
880 Northwood Blvd, Incline Village, NV
www.highaltitudefit.net

10/20/15

Local Bouldering comp this Sunday, October 25th, at Planet Granite in San Francisco.

There will be a few races and events happening in the Presidio the day of the competition so please arrive early for the competition. Unlike last year, there will be no road closures or parking restrictions.

Registration Fees:

  • $30 for USAC members
  • $35 for USAC Non-Members

To avoid delays at check in, please sign the online waiver and watch this required 4-minute Orientation Video ahead of time: Planet Granite Liability Waiver

PLANET GRANITE
924 Mason Street, San Francisco CA 94129
www.planetgranite.com

10/14/2015

Granite Arch USAC Bouldering Comp on Saturday, October 17, 2015.

  • 10:00am | Registration Opens
  • 11:00am | Climbing Begins
  • 3:00pm | Climbing Ends
  • Raffle and awards to follow

Registration Fees:

  • $30 for USAC members
  • $35 for Day Pass climbers
GRANITE ARCH
11335-G Folsom Blvd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
granitearch.com

10/5/2015

RockSport present the USAC Bouldering Comp on Saturday, October 10, 2015. Join us comp day for fun times... tacos, live DJ, raffle, and prizes.

  • 9:00am | Registration Opens
  • 10:00am | Climbing Begins
  • 2:00pm | Climbing Ends
  • 3:00pm | Finals

Competitors will receive a meal ticket for lunch. Meal ticket purchase will be available non-competitors.

Raffle tickets will be available for purchase.

If you have any questions about the competition, please call the gym directly at (775) 352 7673.

ROCKSPORT
1901 Silverado Blvd. #10, Reno, NV 89512
www.rocksportreno.com

9/28/2015

One down, six to go! The next USAC NorCal Bouldering Local will be this Saturday, 10/3, right near the beach at Pacific Edge in beautiful Santa Cruz.
  • 10:30am | Registration Opens
  • 12:30pm | Registration Closes
  • 1:00am | Climbing Begins
  • 5:00pm | Climbing Ends
Registration Fees:
  • $25 for Pacific Edge members
  • $30 for USAC members
  • $35 for Day Pass climbers
PACIFIC EDGE
104 Bronson St. #12, Santa Cruz, CA
pacificedgeclimbinggym.com

9/13/2015

First bouldering comp is Saturday, September 26th, at Diablo Rock Gym.
  • 9:00am | Registration Opens
  • 10:00pm | Climbing Begins
  • 2:00pm | Climbing Ends
DIABLO ROCK GYM
1220 Diamond Way #140, Concord, CA 94520
touchstoneclimbing.com/diablorock

9/05/2015

USA Climbing Bouldering dates are set: 201 Northern CA Dates.
  • 7 Local comps
  • Regionals: 12/12/15 at Pipeworks
  • Divisionals: 1/9-10/16 at BaseCamp
  • Nationals: 2/5-7/16 (location TBD)