WELCOME

The enclosed information includes important details for MEDIA attending the Psicobloc Masters Series on August 3-5, 2016.  Please fill out the Psicobloc Media Form to be considered for credentials.

Should you have further questions or need additional information please contact:

Psicobloc Media Coordinator
Melanie Welch
mwelch@uolf.org
Office | 435.658.4212

Psicobloc Operations- Sponsorships, inquiries, etc. 
Annie Trujillo
annie@psicocomp.com

Venue:

Utah Olympic Park
3419 Olympic Pkwy
Park City, UT 84098
Google Maps

Credential Requirements + Pickup 

1) Freelance journalists and photographers must provide a letter of assignment from a publication at the time of application to be considered (send credentials to annie@psicocomp.com).
2) Webpages and blogs will be considered after other applications have been processed and will be allocated on a space available basis.
3) Media passes will be issued to Web-based publications only if “Unique Viewers Per Month” exceeds 10,000 and can be verified using a reputable web traffic tracker. Please be prepared to verify your traffic.

You will NOT BE MAILED your Psicobloc Masters Series media credentials. You will be required to show a valid photo ID, such as a driver’s license or passport, in order to claim your credential.  Approved members of the media can pick up their physical media credential at the event.  Credentials will be available for pickup in the Press Center only.

MEDIA + Press Center

The Press Center is located in the main building at the Utah Olympic Park and will be open on August 4th & 5th.

Press Center Hours:
August 4:  5 pm – 11 pm
August 5: 5 pm – 11 pm

Photography Guidelines

  • No flash photography.
  • Reasonable effort should be made to not interfere with broadcast production.
  • Reasonable effort should be made to not block any TV sponsor signage.
  • Photographers must stay in assigned photo areas (Media Site Map TBD).
  • Access at the climbing area and on the deck is limited.
  • No Tri-Pods on deck or in public areas.
  • Tri-Pods are allowed in designated photo areas (stairs, hill, and platforms by the jumps).

Parking + Transportation

Approved MEDIA will be given VIP Parking. Parking Staff will have the Approved MEDIA list for you to provide your name. Your MEDIA credentials are not required for parking.

Schedule

Qualifiers – August 3, 2016
Location: Utah Olympic Park – Park City
Starts: 10 AM
Finishes:  Evening pending on number of athletes

Seeding Round – August 4, 2016
Location: Utah Olympic Park – Park City
2:00 PM:  Deck cleared for comp
5:00 PM: Media Room opens,  Media pass pick up begins
5:00 PM:  Vendor Village Opens
6:00 PM: Doors Open
7:00 PM:  Competition begins
10:00 PM:  Estimate finish time

Finals – August 5, 2016
Location: Utah Olympic Park – Park City
2:00 PM:  Deck cleared for comp
5:00 PM: Media Room opens, Media pass pick up begins
5:00 PM:  Sponsor Village Opens
6:00 PM: Doors Open
7:30 PM:  Competition begins
9:00 PM:  Estimate time for route change
10:30 PM:  Estimate finish time
11:00 PM:  Media Room closes

2016 Athletes:

MEN
Sean McColl
Jimmy Webb
Chris Sharma
Ethan Pringle
Carlo Traversi
Nathaniel Coleman
Ben Tresco
Daniel Woods
Matty Hong
Josh Larson

WOMEN
Meagan Martin
Angie Payne
Kyra Condie
Nina Williams
Emily Harrington
Paige Claassen
Sydney Trinidad
Michaela Kiersch
Alex Johnson