Jongwon Chon, Crimping Style | Sunday Sends

This Sunday, let’s revisit a problem from the 2015 IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Haiyang. We gonna see Korean star Jongwon Chon climbing a physical and crimpy qualifying problem that shut down many other strong climbers.

Jeremy Bonder, Volume Rider| Sunday Sends

Let’s revisit a problem from the 2015 IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Vail, Colorado. We gonna see French climber Jeremy Bonder trying desperately to find the way to get on top of a volume in order to match on the top.

Monika Retschy, Double Mantle | Sunday Sends

This Sunday we bid farewell to German star Monika Retschy, who announced her retirement from competition climbing during the World Cup in Munich. She’s been competing internationally for 11 years, making 5 finals in IFSC senior comps and winning a silver medal in Navi Mumbai 2016 (where she was very very close to the gold).

Finally! Footage from Haiyang 2015 Male Qualifiers!

Well, this took a while… about 8 months… but it is finally here. I recorded all this back in June and, since it was almost impossible to upload videos from China, I never sat down to edit it.

2015 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Results

Shauna Coxsey and Alexey Rubtsov have won the 2015 Munich Bouldering World Cup. Jongwon Chon is the 2015 Overall World Cup Champion. It has been one of the most exciting finals of the season.

2015 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Semifinals

Very difficult semifinal for the men, 1 top and 3 bonuses was the cut. Perfect difficulty for the women, for whom 3 tops in 6 attempts was necessary to make finals. Ondra, Coleman and Nonaka are out. We have 3 first-time finalists.

2015 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Qualifiers

Hard problems in the qualifying rounds in Munich. No jaw-dropping surprises. But a few big names didn’t make semis while some dark horses offered impressive performances.

2015 Munich Bouldering World Cup – Preview

The stakes couldn’t be higher in Munich. 5 male climbers have very clear options at the overall title and the silver and bronze medals of the female overall are up in the air too. And there’s the World Cup itself, which is usually one of the best of the season.

2015 Haiyang Bouldering World Cup – Results

Petra Klingler and Jongwon Chon have won the 2015 Haiyang Bouldering World Cup. The podium was completed by Akiyo Noguchi, Rustam Gelmanov, Shauna Coxsey and Alban Levier.

2015 Haiyang Bouldering World Cup – Semifinals

The semifinal round is over in Haiyang. Nathaniel Coleman didn’t make finals and sits in 11th place. The other 3 male climbers in the fight for the Overall title (Ondra, Hojer, Levier) are in finals. No surprises on the female side.