A few days ago the International Climbing Association (IFSC) announced the last two Olympic candidates. Koreans Jongwon Chon and Chaehyun Seo complete the list of athletes who will compete in the disciplines of lead, bouldering and speed at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Rumor has it that the Summer Olympics in Tokyo are on the brink. A cancellation of the major event is evidently being discussed behind the scenes.
The Japanese Mountaineering and Climbing Association has filed a lawsuit with the International Court of Justice - and has been dismissed.
With the IFSC decision of April 30th, Stefano Ghisolfi's dream of an Olympic game came to an abrupt end. We spoke to Stefano about the IFSC decision.
Anouck Jaubert and Michael Piccolruaz have qualified for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo thanks to the Tripartite Commission Quota.
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.
Adam Ondra prepares himself specifically for the climatic conditions at the Summer Olympics. Adam Ondra takes these measures.
Will the raging corona virus soon lead to a cancellation or postponement of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo?
Jakob Schubert and Alex Megos secured an Olympic ticket for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo after today's qualifying round of the combined format. Adam Ondra misses the entry into the final as well as the first chance for an Olympic ticket due to a disqualification.
In the second part of Adam Ondra's new video series “Road to Tokyo”, about his preparations for the 2020 Summer Olympics, he explains the new format. Nobody has gotten to the point better.
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.
Every week, you'll find the full video series on Adam Onda's training sessions and the qualifying competitions for the Olympia 2020.
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.