Our Team. Our Coaches. Our Board.

Welcome! Sierra Climbing Team is youth competitive non-profit climbing team based in Reno, NV. Please peruse the bios of our coaches and board. These fine individuals are the life-blood of our organization. Without them we would be a bunch of dirtbags climbers with no direction in life.

501(c)(3) Corporation - Tax Exempt number (EIN) 46-1058840

Brian Sweeney

Head Coach

Coaching since: 2012

Brian found climbing in high school as a youth competitor. He has since contributed by developing local climbing and manages BaseCamp climbing gym in the Whitney Peak Hotel.

Erin ​Ridley

Team Manager

Erin handles all the needs of climbers, parents, and coaches to ensure that each season is successful. If you have any questions please ask!


Nicholas Belancio


Coaching since: 2014

Nick was a youth competitor and greatly enjoys coaching our climbers. Ask him how many one arm pull ups he can do!

Our Board

Non-profit board

Founded in 2012

Our board is made up of a group of parents that donate their time and efforts to help us with fundraising, payroll, and more. YOU GUYS ARE THE BEST!

Come climb with us!

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