Yuri Novitskiy, Cornered | Sunday Sends

Let’s revisit an ascent from the 2013 edition of the Munich WC (since I’m in town to cover this year’s event). We gonna see Russian climber Yuri Novitskiy thinking outside the box and finding his own way to the top.

European Bouldering Championship 2013 – Results

Anna Stöhr and Kilian Fischhuber after winning the European Bouldering Championship

Anna Stöhr and Kilian Fischhuber have won the European Bouldering Championship. For Fischhuber this is his first championship ever. Mina Markovic, Dmitry Sharafutdinov, Mélanie Sandoz and Jakob Schubert completed the podium.

European Bouldering Championship 2013 – Semifinals

Jorg Verhoven climbing during the semifinals

The Top 6 climbers that will battle for the European Championship have been decided this morning in Endhoven. Some favorites have missed the train, some underdogs are still standing.

European Bouldering Championship 2013 – Qualifiers

Vera Zijlstra celebrating after solving WQA3

The first round of the European Bouldering Championship took place today in Eindhoven. Hard problems for the women and noticeably easier ones for the men. Some surprises in the results but not that many; athletes are giving their 100%, they know in a championship there’s no room for error.

2013 European Bouldering Championship – Preview

2013 European Bouldering Championship Banner

The Bouldering World Cup may be over, but European Boulderers have one more day marked in their calendars. This next Saturday the European Bouldering Championship kicks off in Eindhoven. The last chance of the year to witness Old Continent’s cream of the crop under one roof.

2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Finals

Dmitry Sharafutdinov getting ready to climb

The sky finally cleared up in Munich and sunset light hit the wall as some of the best boulderers in the world battled for the last medals of the season. In the end, Rei Sugimoto got his first gold medal ever and Anna Stöhr, in a legendary streak, won her 7th world cup of 2013.

2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Results

Climbers taking part in the 2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup Final Round

Rei Sugimoto and Anna Stöhr have won the last Bouldering World Cup of the year. Thomas Tauporn, Alex Puccio, Rustam Gelmanov and Shauna Coxey completed the podium.

2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Semifinals

Semifinals in munich

The semifinals in Munich have left an unusual lineup for the final round. Who doesn’t like that… I’ll tell you who, the climbers who have fought their way through the round to find themselves out of the top 6.

2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Qualifiers

Climbers during the qualifiers in Munich 2013

The last World Cup of the season has kicked off in Munich’s Olympic Stadium. The qualifiers have taken place today leaving some big names out of semifinals. The competition ends tomorrow with the semis in the morning and the final round in the evening.

2013 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Preview

Munich Bouldering World Cup Banner

The 2013 Bouldering WC ends this next weekend in Munich. The overall title has already been claimed by Sharafutdinov and Stöhr but the rest is up for grabs. Munich promises good climbing, good weather, a nice setting and a party atmosphere. Psyched? You should be!