In his latest video blog, Norwegian professional climber Magnus Midtbo visits the Ice Climbing World Cup in Saas Fee. There he was introduced to the art of ice climbing by none other than the reigning ice climbing world champion Petra Klingler.
In a gripping World Cup lead final, Petra Klingler sensationally won the gold medal on Saturday evening in Sass-Fee's "Ice Dome". Her teammate Franziska Schönbächler climbed onto the podium with her and finished third. Benjamin Bosshard secures the third Swiss medal. The only 19-year-old from Graubünden became vice world champion on his World Cup debut.
From June 22nd to 26th, 2021, four international competitions will take place at the IFSC Austria Climbing Open in the outdoor area of the Innsbruck climbing center. Live streams will be published on LACRUX in due course.
At the Swiss Bouldering Championships last weekend in Pratteln, the two elite athletes Petra Klingler and Dimitri Vogt prevailed and climbed to the top of the podium. In the U18 category, the 2021 Swiss bouldering champions are Lena Schenkel and Louis Guignard.
The last competition of the 2019 World Climbing Championships in Tokyo is over. Janja Garnbret from Slovenia wins the combined format in the women's and Japanese ...
The Swiss Petra Klingler and the Austrian Jessica Pilz are already taking an Olympic ticket for Tokyo 2020 at the first opportunity.
In the exclusive interview series “Athletes ask Athletes”, professional climbers have their say. The questions and answers can be found here.
The fastest sport climbers in Switzerland have been chosen. Petra Klingler and Julien Clémence are Speed Swiss Champions 2019.
Swiss Sascha Lehmann and Slovenian Janja Garnbret win the first IFSC World Cup in the Lead discipline in Villars, Switzerland.
Petra Klingler is Swiss champion in lead climbing. In the men's victory went to Marco Müller. Zoé Egli and Michel Erni won in the category U18.
Petra Klingler and Sascha Lehmann Boulder Swiss Champion 2019. In the category U18 Malin Locher and Marius Audenis won.
Swiss Climbing has defined the Olympic pool Tokyo 2018 after the evaluation of the World Cup results and the World Cup season 2020. Petra Klingler, Anne-Sophie Koller, Sascha Lehmann, Dimitri Vogt and Baptiste Ometz are being specifically promoted and prepared for possible participation in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The pool started at the end of 2017 with nine athletes and has been reduced to five during the past year.
Today the first World Cup decisions in bouldering were made in Innsbruck's Olympiaworld. Janja Garnbret (SLO) won the very tough round and wrote with her ...
Today, Tuesday, the starting shot was given in women's bouldering at the World Championships in Innsbruck. The 112 starters were divided into two groups. In the group…
Innsbruck will host the world championships in sport climbing from September 6th to 16th. Over 700 athletes will be in the climbing center Innsbruck and in the Olympiaworld ...