Gold for Garnbret and Ondra in Chamonix Climbing

Gold for Garnbret and Ondra in Chamonix

Yesterday the lead climbing final took place in Chamonix, where 17 athletes fought for a place on the podium in front of a spectacular backdrop. In the women's event, Olympic gold medalist Janja Garnbret of Slovenia claimed her third straight Lead World Cup gold medal, while in the men's, Czech Olympian Adam Ondra topped the podium, returning with a bang to the international competitive stage.

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IFSC compulsory subscription Discovery+ Sascha Lehmann lead climbing bouldering

IFSC asks you to pay: Climbing World Cup broadcasts will be subject to a fee

The International Sport Climbing Federation (IFSC) is making a second attempt after 2017 to monetize the rising popularity of climbing. In a media release on Friday, the IFSC announced a three-year partnership with the paid streaming platform Discovery+. Anyone who wants to watch the IFSC World Cups and World Championships until the 2024 Olympics will either have to pay or wait for the delayed transmission.

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IFSC cancels competitions in Russia bouldering

IFSC cancels competitions in Russia

After a series of consultations with various stakeholders, the International Climbing Federation IFSC has today decided to cancel the IFSC Bouldering and Speed ​​World Cup, scheduled for April 1-3, 2022 in Moscow, from the competition calendar.

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