The International Olympic Committee and the organizers are canceling the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. In doing so, they bow to the growing pressure.
While the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is postponing a decision, Canada has canceled its Olympic participation.
Sport climbing is provisionally included in the program of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The final decision will only be made in December 2020.
The Organizing Committee of the 2024 Olympics in Paris has submitted a proposal to the International Olympic Committee to abolish the combination rating. The proposal provides for a combined assessment of the disciplines of bouldering and lead climbing. Speed, however, would be rated separately in the future.