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Below is a link to a printable .pdf version of our USA Climbing Rulebook, this rule book houses all of the important information: Competition Disciplines, General Rules, Protocols, Policies and more.

USA Climbing Rulebook 2020-2021 Addendum C (Updated: March 20, 2021)

USA Climbing Youth Speed Trials Benchmark Times (Updated: Feb 4, 2021)

USA Climbing Rulebook 2020-2021 Addendum B (Updated: January 8, 2021, replaced by Addendum C)

USA Climbing Rulebook 2020-2021 Addendum A (Updated: October 24, 2020, replaced by Addendum B)

USA Climbing Rulebook 2020-2021 v1.0 (Updated: September 3, 2020)

Return To Sport:

Return To Sport (Updated 11:51am: March 1, 2021)

Virtual Competition FAQs:

Virtual Redpoint and Speed FAQ (Updated 11:38am: January 30, 2021)

Collegiate Virtual Redpoint and Speed FAQ (Updated: January 26, 2021) 

The USA Climbing Speed Certification Standards doc is a working draft, approved and published for public review, and subject to ongoing updates while in a working draft state.

USA Climbing Speed Certification Standards - DRAFT

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at rules@usaclimbing.org!


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