Get ready for another USA Climbing Youth Bouldering Regionals Competition! On Saturday, January 14, ASCEND South Side (Pittsuburgh) will be the host for Region 62. See below for all pertinent information.
- USA Climbing Website - This is the go-to resource for the most up-to-date and official information. Information sheet!
- Region 62 Facebook Group - This group is designed for athletes, parents, coaches and volunteers associated with Region 62. Serving Ohio, Michigan, Western PA and Central Indiana.
- Order Your Event T-shirt - Orders must be placed here, separate of registration, and must be done so by EOD 1/2/23.
- Holiday Inn Express - 1 mile away
- SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh Southside Works - 1 mile away
- SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh Mt. Lebanon - 5.5 miles away
- Hyatt House Pittsburgh-South Side - 1 mile away
- Click Book Now, Choose dates (must be between 1/13 - 1/15) , Click on special rates, Click on corporate/group code, Type in code G-USAC
- Participants must recieve an official invitation from USAC and register through them, not through ASCEND.
- NOTE: Participants are not permitted to visit ASCEND Pittsburgh starting Monday, January 9.
FACILITY + WALL CLOSURES
- Throughout this period, the majority of the orange top-out boulder will remain open to the public, except for the backend where the problems of the week are typically set.
- The facility will maintain normal hours throughout the week, except Friday, January 13 (CLOSING AT 4P) and Saturday, January 14 (CLOSED ALL DAY).
- On Thursday, January 12 and Friday, January 13, we will offer $10 Day Passes and complimentary harness rentals.
- Sunday, January 8 - The following zones will be closed starting in the evening and will reopen to the public Sunday, January 16.
- most of the purple arch, except for some small sections on the backside
- Tuesday, January 10 - The following zones will be closed starting in the evening and will reopen to the public Sunday, January 16.
- blue wall, orange top-out slab and prow
- Friday, January 13 - CLOSED at 4P
- Saturday, January 14 - CLOSED to the public
- Sunday, January 15 - OPEN to the public!
OPTIONS FOR NON-COMPETITORS
- ASCEND Point Breeze and Youngstown will be fully operational throughout this time. Remember that ASCEND members have global access to all ASCEND facilities!
This event takes a village to run, so we're calling on members of our village to assist throughout the day. We need LOTS of judges, escorts, and isolation volunteers.