Filip Schenk and Ashima Shiraishi, Youth World Champions

Filip Schenk and Ashima Shiraishi have won the Youth A World Championships. The podium was completed by Keita Dohi, Luiza Emeleva, Mizuki Tajima and Brooke Raboutou.

In the final, the young Italian Filip Schenk, offered a perfect performance, flashing all four boulders.

Shiraishi climbed calmly and with confidence, taking her time and topping all the boulders (she was the only female to do so).

This is Shiraishi’s 5th Youth World Championship title (she won in lead and bouldering in Guangzhou 2016 and Arco 2015).

Full results: men & women.

Here’s the replay:

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