USA Climbing News

USA Climbing: Sport & Speed Youth Divisional Championships

Congratulations to everyone that competed in the 2016 USA Climbing: Sport & Speed Youth Regional Championships. Please visit the for more information about invitations to the Youth Divisional Championships.

USA Climbing Collegiate National Championship

Event details, results, running orders and updates can be found on the event website. Click here to be redirected.

Sport & Speed Youth & Adaptive National Championships Returning to Stone Summit Kennesaw

The 2016 USA Climbing: Sport & Speed Youth National Championships and the Adaptive National Championship will be returning to Stone Summit Climbing & Fitness in July 2016. We are looking forward to another year of exciting and successful events at the Kennesaw location. Click here for more details.

USA Climbing: Sport & Speed Open National Championships Registration is Open

We're headed to Central Rock Gym in Watertown, MA the weekend of March 18-19, 2016 to host the 2016 USA Climbing: Sport & Speed Open National Championships as part of the Ring of Fire. Registration is now open and details can be found on the event page, click here to be redirected.

USA Climbing: Bouldering Youth, Open & Citizens' National Championship Registration is Open

Congratulations to everyone that competed in the 2016 USA Climbing: Bouldering National Championships! Click here to replay all rounds of competition from the Open & Youth events.

2016 USA Climbing: Collegiate National Championship Returning to Mesa Rim

USA Climbing has awarded the 2016 Collegiate National Championship to Mesa Rim Climbing & Fitness Centers in San Diego and Mission Valley, CA. Click here to read the press release.

USA Climbing Website Transition Update

Since early September, USA Climbing has been working to migrate all data and functionality from this website ( to our new website ( While we anticipated that this transition would be complete by now, that is unfortunately not the case.

Please read this letter issued today by USA Climbing's CEO, Kynan Waggoner, to learn more about the reasons for the delay and details about what to expect in the future.

We apologize for the delay and sincerely thank you for your patience during this transition.

2015-2016 USA Climbing Memberships

Memberships for the 2015-2016 competitive season are now available. Click here to purchase your membership today! Remember, USA Climbing Memberships are valid from September 1 through August 31, annually.

Local Competition Result Posting

During the transition period between the old and new USA Climbing websites, local competition results will be posted on this website ( until full membership functionality is available on the new site ( Posting results on this site will allow members to see the events that are linking to their membership profiles. Click here for a link to the results page.

Once development of the new site is complete, results will then be available at Updates about this process will be posted here.

Thank you for your patience during this transition period!

USA Climbing Board of Directors Meeting Schedule

If there are any topics you'd like the USA Climbing Board of Directors to discuss during one of their their regularly scheduled board meetings, please e-mail with topics or ideas.

All Routesetters

Click here to be directed to Routesettign information on the new USA Climbing website. The page contains all the information you could ever want on how to get certified as a USAC setter! The site also provides details on routesetting clinics, certifications and even how to be a host gym.