Climbing and the Olympics

The Most Up-To-Date Information for Climbing in the 2020 Olympics.

 

Where: Tokyo. Wall details here.
When: Postponed until 2021.
What: Lead, Bouldering, Speed – climbing’s Olympic debut!
Who: 20 women, 20 men. Roster here.

 

A Long And Winding Road

  When the postponement announcement came in, I was sitting at my kitchen table. ...

Olympic Updates: Asian and Oceania Qualifying Events Rescheduled

  The IFSC Asian Championships and Oceania Championships have been rescheduled to take place ...

Olympic Updates: Anouck Jaubert and Michael Piccolruaz Earn Ticket For Tokyo 2020

  Anouck Jaubert, from France, and Michael Piccolruaz, from Italy, have received invitations to ...

15 Sport Climbing Athletes (Still) Confirmed for 2020 Games

  Following the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the IFSC has confirmed ...

Tokyo Olympic Games Postponed until 2021

  Following mounting pressure from athletes and nations to postpone the Tokyo Olympic Games, ...

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Will Be Postponed, Says Dick Pound

Updated March 23, 12 p.m. According to USA Today, Dick Pound, the International Olympic ...

The Olympic Venue, Walls and Suppliers

  About Tokyo—the host city Aomi Urban Sports Park, a temporary venue with a ...

Meet the 2020 Olympic Athletes

This list will be updated as more athletes qualify. Women Janja Garnbret (SLO) Akiyo ...

NOW YOU’RE COOKING!

  Daily life turns into a dangerous game in high temps. During the week ...

Interview with the Next Olympian: Colin Duffy (USA)

    The best climber of the night, who placed fifth in Speed, second ...

Interview with the Next Olympian: Alannah Yip

  Following a fifth place Speed finish, a win in Bouldering and a third ...

Pan-American Championships: Los Angeles, California

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

Tokyo 2020 Sport Climbing Barbie

  Because life is fantastic when you’re made of plastic, the new Sport Climbing ...

IFSC 2020 Calendar

The following is a press release from the International Federation of Sport Climbing: Last ...

The Next 12 Olympic Athletes

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

Kyra Condie Qualifies for the 2020 Olympcis

  The women’s qualification rounds in Toulouse concluded early this morning to partially reveal the ...

Nathaniel Coleman is Going To The Olympics

  The men’s qualification rounds concluded early this morning to reveal the next set ...

The First Eight Olympic Athletes in Sport Climbing

  The first eight athletes have qualified for Tokyo 2020! Thus far, there will ...

Road to Tokyo #27: One Year Before The Olympics

Wondering what the Tokyo Olympic venues will look like? Ondra toured Tokyo to check ...

Brooke Raboutou is Going to the Olympics!

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

The Olympics and Our Community

  Of course, climbing being in the Olympics is a good thing. Of course. ...

A Discussion on Climbing in the Olympics

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