Follow the red flat holds | Sunday Sends

Today we feature an ascent by Japanese star Rei Sugimoto, to celebrate his bronze medal in Meiringen last week. Sugimoto has been competing internationally for about 14 years (his first final was 8 years ago) and he’s still performing at the highest level (despite the many changes in the sport).

Wide pinches and a terrible undercling | Sunday Sends

Today we gonna see Shauna Coxsey sending a very powerful problem from the first full IFSC season that she did, 2013. We haven’t seen her competing in a while but soon she’ll be back on the World Cup walls, so let’s prepare with this nice top from almost 6 years ago.

A tough fight with massive slopers | Sunday Sends

This Sunday we gonna see a climber that, despite being one of the most recognized names in the history of the sport, never won a World Cup. Melissa Le Neve was a habitual finalist in IFSC Bouldering competition for about a decade. She won several medals, including 3 silvers, but she never got a gold. […]

How Kilian Fischhuber broke the spell and won his first championship | Sunday Sends

Kilian Fischhuber is one of the best competition climbers ever, no questions asked. But oddly enough, despite his many years of success in international competitions, which include 47 medals in World Cups, up until 2013 he had never won a championship title. That changed during the European Championships that took place that year in Eindhoven.

The day Jan Hojer turned rain into gold | Sunday Sends

No more World Champions for a while! Today we gonna see a climber that has never been World Champions but that has won his fair share of IFSC medals, Jan Hojer. We gonna review his last ascent from the first World Cup that he won. A competition in which initially he didn’t even make semis!

Not much of dyno, but still a huge swing! | Sunday Sends

Today we gonna see how World Champion Petra Klingler tackled a tricky sideways dyno during the 2013 World Cup in Innsbruck. The move wasn’t a big jump at all, but the configuration of the holds produced a big swing that only a handful of climbers managed to control. It took Petra 6 tries, but she finally […]

Caution: Body tension required! | Sunday Sends

Today we go back to the 2013 European Championships in Eindhoven. We gonna see one of the few ascents of the last problem in the female semifinals. It was a long problem that required careful movement and lots of body tension. Slovenian star Mina Markovic spent a lot of time on the wall but she […]

This first move pissed off a lot of people! | Sunday Sends

This week we gonna review an ascent of a very frustrating problem. The first qualifying boulder in Log Dragomer 2013 featured a very annoying start. Climbers spent up to 18 tries to top this line. Swiss star Cedric Lachat managed to get the top on his 10th attempt, let’s see it!

Clever way to use your hip! | Sunday Sends

This week we are going to review an ascent by British climber James Garden. Not a big competition star but a really strong climber that was part of the UK Team for a few years. We are going to see him topping a problem during the World Cup in Innsbruck in 2013. Enjoy!

Big holds & powerful moves, what’s not to like? Sunday Sends

This week we gonna see Mina Leslie-Wujastyk flashing a pretty burly problem during the World Cup in Innsbruck in 2013. Mina doesn’t compete anymore, but back in the day, she was one of the strongest members of the UK Team.