This weekend, February 22-23, USA climbing holds the 14th American Bouldering Series at Colorado Springs City Auditorium. Local climbers Ethan Pringle, Will Roderick, Eric Sanchez, and others will be competiting for a spot on the US National Team and a share of the $10,000 prize purse.
The comp can be watched live on Climbingnarc.com.
Pringle has been hard at work preparing for the comp, training diligently at Dogpatch. He recently set a long difficult problem in the center arch. He headed back into the gym recently to send his testpiece.
The following weekend, March 1-3, 16 Zero Gravity competitors will head to the Youth Championships in Colorado Springs. The young climbers, who balance time between school and training, had a chance to train at Dogpatch as well.
"The new gym is Amazing!!!!" said Zero Gravity coach Scot Jenerik. The team has been climbing well the past few weeks will undoubtedly crush at the upcoming ABS comp.
Tags: Zero Gravity, Youth Nationals, Ethan Pringle