Coxsey and Chon take the gold in Navi Mumbai. Coxsey has secured the overall title.

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Shauna Coxsey and Jongwon Chon took the gold medals in a final full of powerful and dynamic problems. They were one step ahead of the rest throughout the evening and they sealed the deal by getting the only ascents of W4 and M4. Miho Nonaka, Rei Sugimoto, Akiyo Noguchi and Alexey Rubtsov completed the podium.

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Semifinals | Navi Mumbai Bouldering World Cup 2017

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Shauna Coxsey has secured the overall title by winning the semis (along with Jongwon Chon). The Japanese team, once again, has 6 climbers in finals.

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Qualifiers in Video! | Navi Mumbai Bouldering World Cup 2017

Here’s a quick video featuring every single problem in the qualifying round of the Navi Mumbai Bouldering World Cup. It was compiled with clips shared on social media by climbers, coaches, and fans. Not high-resolution exactly, but much better than nothing!

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Qualifiers | Navi Mumbai Bouldering World Cup 2017

No surprises in Navi Mumbai. All the stars made it to semis. Shauna Coxsey, Kokoro Fujii, and Dmitry Sharafutdinov are in first place.

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Charles Albert climbs Monkey Wedding, 8C | V15, barefoot!

French climber Charles Albert has repeated Fred Nicole’s Monkey Wedding, considered V15 | 8C, without the use of climbing shoes (Albert is notorious for his very hard barefoot ascents).

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Preview | Navi Mumbai Bouldering World Cup 2017

We are running out of Bouldering Word Cups! This weekend Navi Mumbai, in India, will host the second to last event of the season. Last year the competition in India was one of the best, so make sure you don’t miss it!

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Alex Puccio celebrates her 28th birthday climbing Bear Toss, 8B | V13

American crusher Alex Puccio has turned 28 years old and she celebrated the occasion sending her 21st problem graded V13 | 8B or harder, Bear Toss, on the Veritas Boulder, in Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Liam Vance flashes Sky

American climber Liam Vance has pulled off one of the hardest flashes ever by sending Sky on his first try. The problem, located in Rocklands, South Africa, is usually considered V14 | 8B+, but Vance seems to consider it “just” V13 | 8B.

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Video Recap | Vail Bouldering World Cup 2017

Here you have the highlights reel from the final, along with the summaries from the qualifying rounds and the livestreaming replays.

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Results | Vail Bouldering World Cup 2017

Shauna Coxsey and Jongwon Chon have won the 2017 Bouldering World Cup in Vail. Akiyo Noguchi, Meichi Narasaki, Miho Nonaka and Yoshiyuki Ogata completed the podium.

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