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.

16 Slovenian climbers at the IFSC WC Kranj 2018

Kranj, hosting Lead World Cup events since 1996, again plays a pivotal role in the Lead season this year. Lead athletes are competing for positioning in the season rankings before the two concluding events in October, and performances in Kranj could decide final podiums. Among 126 competitors there are going to be 16 Slovenian climbers.

Janja Garnbret takes gold combined at IFSC World Championships 2018

Slovenian climber Janja Garnbret has won the first ever combined event at a World Climbing Championships, an indication that she will be among the top contenders when the event has its Olympic debut in Tokyo in 2020.


Janja Garnbret Bouldering World Champion and Lead World Vice-Champion 2018, Gregor Vezonik third

Slovenian Janja Garnbret, Lead World Vice-Champion 2018 in Innsbruck, and Kai Harada of Japan stormed to the top of the Bouldering podiums on 14 and 15 September at the 2018 IFSC World Championships, another Slovenian climber Gregor Vezonik won bronze medal.


IFSC Climbing World Cup Kranj 2018 already at the end of September

The IFSC World Cup 2018 is going to take place for the 23rd time in Kranj sports hall Zlato polje (Golden field). On 29 and 30 September you can come in person and loudly encourage Slovenian sport climbing heroes and meet the best sport climbers from around the world.

Friday, September 28th
Registration 17.00 - 18.00
Technical meeting 19.00
Saturday, September 29th
Qualifications men 8.00
Qualifications women 13.00
1/2 final women and men 20.00
Sunday, September 30th
Finals men, women 18.00
Winning ceremony (after finals)

IFSC Climbing Worldcup Standings

IFSC Climbing Worldcup 2017 (LEAD)

Women Men National Team Ranking

IFSC Climbing Worldcup 2017 (COMBINED)

Women Men

Videos from competition 2017

Semi-finals Men / Women 2017

Finals Men / Women 2017

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IFSC Climbing Worldcup 2016, Kranj

Zlato polje hall
Kidričeva cesta 55, SI-Kranj