Sport Climbing: Lučka Rakovec Claims Bronze in Kranj

Slovene sport climbing fans had an intense weekend, with the arrival of the IFSC Lead Climbing World Cup to Kranj. The competition landed in Slovenia with a wide range of possibilities ahead. Before this weekend, on women’s competition Chaehyun Seo from Korea was leading the way with two victories, while local hero Janja Ganrbret closely followed in the second place in the overall ranking.

Kranj to Challenge World Champions

Over one month after the conclusion of the IFSC Climbing World Championships, the IFSC Lead World Cup 2019 season picks up again, this time with new world champions, Janja GARNBRET (SLO) and Adam ONDRA (CZE) looking to ride the momentum of their latest win to clinch another gold medal.

Change of schedule of the IFSC climbing WC Kranj 2019

The IFSC World Cup 2018 is going to take place for the 24rd time in Kranj sports hall Zlato polje (Golden field). On 28 and 29 September you can come in person and loudly encourage Slovenian sport climbing heroes and meet the best sport climbers from around the world. Due to the large number of competitors, we have had to adjust the competition schedule so that the qualifications are going to be on Saturday, September 28, and the semi-finals and finals on Sunday, September 29, 2019.

Janja Garnbret & Mia Krampl Get Gold & Silver in Lead in Hachioji

Slovenia swept the women's lead discipline event at the IFSC Climbing World Championships in Japan's Hachioji on Thursday with Janja Garnbret taking another gold and Mia Krampl silver. This is the second gold medal for Garnbret at this championships after she defended the title of bouldering world champion on Tuesday, and her fifth world championship gold medal overall.


The Secrets Behind IFSC WC Kranj Route Setting | video

Route setting is one of the most important things when organizing the sport climbing competition. Follow the experienced route setters Tomo Česen, Miha Hribar and Christian Bindhammer to reveal the secrets behind IFSC WC Kranj route setting.


Stefano Ghisolfi and Jain Kim Rise to Top in Kranj

Stefano Ghisolfi of Italy and Jain Kim of Korea returned to the top of the IFSC World Cup podium at the 5th Lead event of 2018 in Kranj, Slovenia. Slovenian finalists Janja Garnbret and Mina Markovič were second and 8th.

Friday, September 27th
Registration 17:00 - 18:30
Technical meeting 19:00
Saturday, September 28th
Qualification men 8:00
Qualification women 14:30
Sunday, September 29th
Semifinals women and men 08:00
Final women 17:30
Final men 18:35
Awards Ceremony (after finals)

IFSC Climbing Worldcup Standings

IFSC Climbing Worldcup 2019 (LEAD)

Women Men National Team Ranking

Videos from competition 2019

Semi-finals Men / Women 2019

Finals Men / Women 2019

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IFSC Climbing Worldcup, Kranj

Zlato polje hall
Kidričeva cesta 55, SI-Kranj