Dry Tooling for Gym Climbers

  It’s winter. The rock’s too cold for climbing and your recurring finger injury ...

The IFSC Presents Its 2021 Competition Calendar

  The 2021 Sport Climbing calendar is here! The International Federation of Sport Climbing ...

2020 Briançon Lead World Cup: Laura Rogora and Adam Ondra Take Gold

  Following a near 10-month hiatus, the first World Cup of the year took ...

IFSC Releases Provisional 2020 World Cup Schedule

  Since the COVID-19 outbreak and the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games, it’s ...

Pan-American Championships: Los Angeles, California

  It was six degrees out when I left Carbondale, Colorado. I traded icy ...

Is High Level Competition Good For Young Athletes?

  The Greater Good. That’s what USA Climbing had in mind when they proposed ...

2020 USA Bouldering Nationals

The YETI Bouldering Open Nationals took place this past weekend in Redmond, Oregon. The ...

2020 USA Combined Invitational

  The 2020 USA Combined Invitational took place this past weekend in Plano, Texas. ...

The Next 12 Olympic Athletes

  Tears, ties and close calls peaked after four days of competition, three disciplines ...

American Soldier Crushes in Austrian Military World Championships

  Villach, Austria. On the mats with nearly 100 climbers from five nations, Troy ...

IFSC Sued by Japanese Climbing Federation and Athlete Invitations “Frozen”

  Edited Nov. 7 based on further correspondence with the IFSC According to 8a.nu, ...

Athletes Invited to the Next Olympic Qualifying Event

  At the conclusion of the Inzai Lead World Cup last weekend, the final ...

Jain Kim and Hiroto Shimizu Dominate in Inzai

  This past weekend marked the final Lead World Cup of the 2019 Lead ...

New Speed Record and Wins for Ondra and Seo

  This past weekend Xiamen, China hosted the final 2019 Speed World Cup and ...

Adam Ondra and Chaehyun Seo Earn Gold in Kranj

The fourth Lead World Cup of the 2019 season took place this past weekend ...

How Hot is Too Hot?

On August 15 in central Tokyo, the starting gun went off at 7:30 a.m. ...

Who will get the Tripartite Ticket for the 2020 Olympics?

  With pages upon pages of detailed rules, the Olympic selection process for Sport ...

Rising Stars in 2019 Youth World Championships

  Immediately following the excitement of the World Championships in Hachioji, Japan, top youth ...

The Boulder Field Masters Comp: The Force Majeure

  Modern comp climbing has been described as “urban parkour,” “skate-style” and “circus bouldering.” ...

Brooke Raboutou is Going to the Olympics!

  The first Olympic Qualifying event, the Hachioji Combined Championships, began this past weekend, ...

Janja Garnbret and Tomoa Narasaki Take Gold in 2019 Bouldering World Championships

  Continuing her historic sweep in the 2019 Bouldering season, Janja Garnbret claimed another ...

2019 World Championships: Schedule and Livestreams

Three U.S. athletes qualified for Bouldering semifinals in the 2019 World Championships, which began ...

Lady Crushers in Womxn Up 2019

  The 2019 Womxn Up Festival was July 19-21. Hundreds of climbers and industry ...

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