Vertical Endeavors - Bloomington
Calling all climbers, climbing lovers, and their family/friends!
Vertical Endeavors-Bloomington is hosting USA Climbing's Sport and Speed Divisional Championship on Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June 16th.
As always we need an army of volunteers to make this event a success.
Can't make it on the competition days?
Sign up here to help route setters get things ready Sunday, June 9th - Friday, June 14th!
Every volunteer will receive a super cool T-shirt, a coupon for 30% off a one time purchase from the VE Pro Shop, and a FREE Day Pass to Vertical Endeavors. We'll provide 2 more Free Day Passes for each addional shift you work.
All volunteers must be at least 14 years old and have a facility waiver on file for Vertical Endeavors-Bloomington.
To fill one out go to http://verticalendeavors.com/waiver
We will do our best to make sure the parents and family of competitors that sign up to volunteer are able to watch their climber when they compete.
Top Rope Belayer
All belayers must be at least 18 years old and be qualified to belay at VE prior to the competition. If it has been more than 4 months since your last visit to a Vertical Endeavors, please contact us to verify your belay qualifications.
All lead belayers must be at least 18 years old and be qualified to lead belay at VE prior to the competition. lead belayers must be highly proficient. If you have any doubts about your lead belaying abilities or are not compfortable belaying climbers extremely lighter and/or heavier than yourself please sign up for another position.
If it has been more than 4 months since your last visit to a Vertical Endeavors, please contact us to verify your belay qualifications.
Route Judge - Sport (No experience necessary! Must be 18+)
If you are signing up to be a judge you will need to watch the 2019 Sport Climbing Rules video prior to the event.
Click here to watch: https://youtu.be/UY-_FWSHuRM
For more information or to learn about other ways to help us prepare for the competition email Taylor Moore at [email protected]
Schedule of Events
Sunday, June 9th
Starting at 6:00pm we will begin stripping the main room. Everthing must come down and all holds must be washed for setting to start on Monday!
Monday, June 10th - Friday, June 14th
Route setting begins in the main room. No competitors allowed in the gym until check-in on Saturday.
Preliminary USAC Schedule:
Vertical Endeavors will open for regular business from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM on Sunday, June 16th.