The Summer Olympics will take place exactly one year later than planned, in the summer of 2021. Swiss Olympic is satisfied with the replacement date.
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.
Will the raging corona virus soon lead to a cancellation or postponement of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo?
The Japanese Tomoa Narasaki manages one of the heaviest flash-tours of a boulder. He climbs the decided (8b +) on Mount Mizugaki in the first attempt.
Two weeks ago, Ryuichi Murai and United (8c +) managed to commit the heaviest boulder in Japan. This video shows his way through
The boulder world is richer by a new ultra-heavy boulder: United. The seated version of Boulders Decided on Mount Mizugaki was first installed by Ryuichi Murai a few days ago.
At the IFSC World Cup in Inzai, the Korean Jain Kim and the men of the Japanese Hiroto Shimizu won the gold medal.
Adam Ondra was disqualified and misses the combined final and the first opportunity on an Olympic ticket. Here is his statement.
The Swiss Petra Klingler and the Austrian Jessica Pilz are already taking an Olympic ticket for Tokyo 2020 at the first opportunity.
Adam Ondra and Janja Garnbret are lead world champions 2019. They win the second individual competition at the championships in Japan.
The Slovenian Janja Garnbret and the Japanese Tomoa Narasaki decide the Boulder World Championship 2019 in Hachioji for themselves.
From the 11. to 21. August 2019 will host the World Climbing Championship in Hachioji, Japan. Here you can find all infos and live streams for the competitions.
The third lead competition season 2019, in Briançon, won the Korean Chaehyun Seo and the Japanese Hidemasa Nishida.
A recent short film by The North Face shows James Pearson and his wife Caroline Ciavaldini on their trip to Japan to take on a new challenge in waterfall climbing, also known as "Sawanobori". The two were accompanied on their adventure by Japanese climbers Yuji Hirayama and Toru Nakajma.