(ages 7+) Our JR Team is for youth new to the competitive world of USA Climbing events. JR Team members practice 1-day each week in preparation to compete at local level USAC competitions. Climbers learn about competition scoring and formats, with a goal of fostering a fun and rewarding experience in competitive climbing.

2018/2019 Practice Schedule:

Fridays 4:30-6:30pm (all categories)


  • Coaches: Jessica Pickens and Brigg Wolgamott
  • Cost: $85 month with auto-pay enrollment
  • Duration: Sept 7th - July 6th


  • Membership with once weekly practices
  • Choose a free team shirt, hoodie or pack
  • Coaching at 2 or more local USAC sanctioned events


  • Climbers must have at least 6 months of climbing experience
  • Regularly climbing 5.9 or better
  • 7+ years old
  • Coach approval

Interested in joining the JR Team? Call us at 360-694-9096 to schedule a meeting with one of our coaches.

Ready for the next level? Consider practicing 2-days a week with the Source Team.

usa climbing

USA Climbing is the national governing body of competition climbing in the United States that promotes three competition disciplines: Bouldering, Sport Climbing and Speed Climbing.

Find more information at USACLIMBING.ORG

USAC Membership is required for competitors at sanctioned climbing competitions. Membership includes ranking for your respective category in both bouldering and sport disciplines, and access to all sanctioned competitions. (Memberships are active from September 1st through August 31st)

USA Climbing youth age categories for the 2018/2019 season:

Junior: Born in 2000 or 2001

Youth-A: Born in 2002 or 2003

Youth-B: Born in 2004 or 2005

Youth-C: Born in 2006 or 2007

Youth-D: Born in 2008 or later