This ain’t your average climbing competition. No, we’re talking a boulder flashin’, beer flowin’, music pumpin’, kind of time. So strap on those masks, lace up the ol’ climbing shoes, and get ready for Come and Send It Vol 5.
Wow, what a year it’s been! If anything this year has proven over and over again that our community is top notch and that we miss celebrating with them! Our fourth anniversary may have come and gone, but we’re going to do what we can to celebrate our fifth! It may be a little different than our other Come and Send It Fest, but we can’t wait to celebrate with you all the same!
Sign up for one of the four sessions and battle it out for your chance to climb in the finals, no matter your category! We’ll see you there, partna’.
Please no dogs on competition day.
Cost | $40 Members • $50 non-Members
Categories | Novice • Intermediate • Advance
Sessions | May 8th
8:30A – 10:30A
11A – 1P
1:30P – 3:30P
4P – 6P
Finals 8P – 10P
8:30A – 10:30A | Session One
11:00A – 1:00P | Session Two
1:30P – 3:30P | Session Three
4:00P – 6:00P | Session Four
7:30P | Finals Viewing Opens
8:00P | Finals
Register online below or in-person.
Max 50 people per session.
Cost for registration will increase $10 on May 1st.
All registered competitors will receive a free t-shirt* and a bottle of Friction Labs Secret Stuff that must be picked up on the day of or they will be donated.
*Must register by April 22nd to be guaranteed a t-shirt
Participants may register in person on day of as capacity permits.
- Novice | V0-V2
- Intermediate | V2-V4
- Advanced | V5+
- Novice | V0-V3
- Intermediate | V4-V6
- Advanced | V7+
If you think you can flash (send with no falls) 8-10 climbs in the grade range shown next to the category, then you should move up to the next category. i.e. If you are thinking of completing in Women’s Intermediate and you typically send every V2-V4 you try without falling you should move up to the Women’s Advanced category. Unless you are having the best climbing day of your life, you should not flash every problem in your category.
Come and Send It Fest’s redpoint round will use USA Climbing’s Redpoint “Modified” Format with their “multi-zone” scoring system. The goal is to complete the highest quantity of problems, where each problem has the same value and scores, and where all problems are counted. A competitor’s final score shall be the cumulative value of points recorded on each problem. Ties will be broken by falls, number of tops, flashes, and then falls to tops. If you have further questions, please consult the USA Climbing Rulebook.
The top 6 competitors from EACH category in Women and Men will move on to climb in an on sight finals that will use USA Climbing’s “multi-zone” scoring system.
Points are earned by completing a problem from start to finish while establishing control of the finish hold with two hands, or by controlling a “zone” hold with one hand. Attempts must be recorded (every time the feet leave the ground) by placing a (0, 5, 10, 15, or 25) in the appropriate box for each attempt or completion of the boulder problem. If a hold spins or breaks step off immediately and notify the judge or the attempt will count. If you use a hold or feature that is “off route” no more points can be earned and the attempt will count. Any completions not judged, will not be counted towards your final score. To limit the amount of people in the space, we will not have judges but instead do witness signatures.
If you have any questions about the rules, please email email@example.com
This year’s finals will include all categories! The top 6 in each category that day will battle it out for the top spots that evening!
We will also have spots available for folks to come and view finals! There will be beer, DJ, and a dang good time cheering on your fellow climbers!
$5 – for all ages
We will be raffling off 20 spots for final viewings! Check out these ways to be entered to win:
-Person who attends the most yoga classes (x2)
-Person who attends the most fitness classes (x2)
-Attend a climbing class in April (4 winners for two tickets)
-Buy $20 of retail in a single purchase [April 12th-30th] (3 winners for two tickets)
-Tag of you climbing at Crux with #comeandsendit or photo of previous comp for double entry [April 19- April 30] (x4)
We cannot put on such successful and wonderful comps without the help of our volunteers! We thank you ahead of time for signing-up. An email with more details will be sent to all volunteers two days prior to competition day.
Volunteers will be provided with a day pass per hour of volunteering! Day passes must be collected on day of.
If you’ve been to Crux, you know parking can get tight. Please plan to bike, car pool, or scooter your way over here! If our lot and Pickle Rd. fill up, please seek Alpine Rd. on either side of Congress for parking.
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*Any awards or raffle prizes not picked up by May 25th will be donated. We do not ship prizes.
Registration details are listed above to help you decide on a category. Max 50 people per session.
Participants may cancel for a full refund until May 2nd. Participants that cancel May 3rd-May 8th will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be given on or after the event date. Registration can be transferred to another person as long as they are competing in the same session. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for change/cancellation requests.