Keyword: Luca Potocar
After the legendary bungee jump by 220 agent Pierce Brosnan, the 007 meter high Contra dam in the Verzasca Valley will once again be the venue for a spectacular event: 16 of the world's best climbers will compete in teams of two in the first head-to-head on the Red Bull Dual Ascent. Head multi-pitch climbing competition.
Janja Garnbret wins the gold medal at the IFSC World Cup in Jakarta. With five out of seven competitions won in the 2022 season, the Slovenian is also undisputedly at the top of the podium in the overall lead ranking. Japan's Ao Yurikusa wins his first gold in the men's event in Jakarta. The overall World Cup victory goes to the Slovenian Luka Potocar.
At the IFSC World Cup in Koper, 20-year-old Slovenian Luka Potocar won his first World Cup gold. The Swiss Sascha Lehmann climbed to second place. The Japanese Ai Mori caused a surprise for the women: she beat the house favorite Janja Garnbret on her comeback in the competition circus.
From September 2nd to 3rd, 2022, the climbing elite will meet for the Lead World Cup in Koper, Slovenia. Here you will find the most important information and live streams for the competition.
Yesterday the final of the Lead World Championships took place in Moscow. The Austrian Jakob Schubert won the men's competition, and Seo Chaehyun from South Korea won the women's competition.
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The Swiss professional climber Cédric Lachat scores Chilam Balam (9a+/b), his 50th route in the ninth grade.