OQE - Sender One Climbing

SPECTATORS: Professional cameras and DSLRs are not allowed during the event.

Sender One will host the combined Pan-American Championships / Olympic Qualifying Competition from February 25-March 1 2020 at its Los Angeles (LAX) location!

Spectators

Sponsors

Closures

Volunteers

Schedule

Subject to change

Tickets

*Children 2 and under are free to attend

FAQ

Parking surrounding the perimeter of the building will not be available during the event. Street parking is available off Hindry Ave and La Cienega Blvd. There are paid lots in the near vicinity including the Airport Economy Public Parking, Airport Courthouse, and Green Line Station Park & Ride or grab a bite to eat at Proud Bird so you can park in their lot and walk the 9 min to Sender One LAX.

Please carpool or use a ride sharing app if possible to arrive on the dates of the event.

Lyft Code: S1PANAMS

Receive $5 off your ride with a destination or pickup at Sender One LAX.
Only Applicable on Pan-American Championship event days!
Limited quantity available. 

11220 Hindry Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90045 

 

Directions from I-405 S 

Take CA-405 S, Exit 46 toward Imperial Hwy, Keep right at the fork for Imperial Hwy W, Turn left onto La Cienega Blvd, Turn right onto Imperial Hwy W, Take the first right onto Hindry Ave. Sender One LAX will be on your right, across from FedEx and Walters. 

Directions from I-405 N 

Take CA-405 N, Exit 45B for Imperial Hwy, Turn left onto Imperial Hwy, Turn right onto Hindry Ave after the traffic light (La Cienega Blvd). Sender One LAX will be on your right, across from FedEx and Walters. 

Directions from I-105 W 

Take CA-105 W toward LAX Airport, Exit 2A toward La Cienega Blvd/Aviation Blvd, Turn right onto Imperial Hwy W, Turn left onto Hindry Ave. Sender One LAX will be on your right, across from FedEx and Walters. 

A vendor village will be open during finals on Saturday, February 29th and Sunday, March 1st. The Vendor Village will open at 11:30a, 1 hour before spectator doors open. 

Vendor village will feature booths from our sponsors as well as products from local small businesses and artisan goods.  

Some food and drink will be provided by our sponsors. Additional food and beverages will be available for purchase. 

If you are interested in participating in our vendor village, please click on the button below!

Inquire Here

Saturday, February 29th & Sunday, March 1st 

On the Finals days, there will be a security checkpoint on the South side of the Sender One LAX building. Near the normal parking lot exit. 

Spectators will continue through the parking lot and the vendor village before arriving at the main entrance, on the North side of the building. 

Express Lane 

An express lane through security will be made available for individuals who:

  • Have a Completed waiver on file
  • Do not have a purse or other bag

Prohibited Items & Behavior 

  • No Professional Cameras will allowed on any of the event days
  • Outside alcoholic beverages
  • Illegal drugs
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Abusive, foul or disruptive language or clothing
  • Animals (with the exception of service animals)
  • Folding/Beach Chairs
  • Balloons, confetti, glitter, balls, frisbees

Important Dates:

  • Select walls will gradually be closed between February 19th - March 1st, 2020 in preparation for Pan-American Championships.
  • Competition Preparation Begins, 2/19
  • Pre-Qualifying Competition, Tuesday, 2/25 : limited climbing and spectating
  • Pan-American Championships Competition, Thursday, 2/27 - Sunday, 3/1, spectating ONLY
  • Regular Operations Resume, Monday, 3/2

Thank you for your understanding!
All bouldering and ropes will be closed to non-competitors on February 27th - March 1st for competition.

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  • Athletes from climbing federations across North, Central and South America will compete for the top place at the Pan-American Championships. The top male and top female whose teams still have an open spot for an Olympic bid will secure their spot in the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 
  • Starting February 20th, Pan-American Championship competitors will not be allowed to enter Sender One LAX to practice. Sender One SNA will be available for use during LAX closures.

For more information directly related to being a competitor please use the following link: IFSC Calendar Pan-American Championships 

Sender One Climbing Los Angeles
11220 Hindry Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(213) 279-2000