Risen Rock Climbing Gym in Bossier City, Louisiana, is proud to host the USA Climbing Region 51 youth qualifying event competition Saturday, March 26th from 6:30 am to 5:00 pm.
Region 51 includes climbers from Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
“I am excited to show our community what competition climbing looks like,” said Kelly Phillips, Executive Director of Operations. “We currently have 70 competitors registered to come and only two are local!”
The USAC youth event is for climbers ages 19 and younger to challenge themselves in various disciplines. The entire gym will be dedicated to this exciting climbing competition until 5:00 pm. During the day, no recreational climbing will be allowed, however, supporters are welcome to attend to see this incredible event and cheer on the competitors. It’s free to attend as a spectator.
Winners of this weekend’s event at Risen Rock Climbing Gym will go on to compete at the regional championships in Cypress, Texas.
Risen Rock Climbing Gym is locally owned and operated. It has 10,000 square feet of climbing surface and offers something for the whole family. To learn more about Risen Rock Climbing Gym and all it has to offer, please visit risenrockclimbing.com.
USA Climbing supports the well-being, development, and competitive excellence of climbing athletes. It is the national governing body of the sport of competition climbing in the United States.