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).

More comps in Europe & more sends by Puccio | OnBDigest 23/07/2017

Over the last days, we’ve had several international comps in Europe. Meanwhile, Alex Puccio keeps climbing hard stuff in the Rockies. Let’s catch up with the latest bouldering news!

European Bouldering Championships 2015 – Aftermath

The European Bouldering Championship has been the perfect event to illustrate why this season may be the most interesting to date. It is very hard to tell who are the favorites; the famous guys are strong, but so is everyone else.

European Bouldering Championships 2015 – Semifinals

Really hard problems in the semifinal round in Innsbruck. Many big names are out, and we have a very unusual lineup for the finals.

2013 Chongqing Bouldering World Cup Finals

Climbers during Chongqing Finals

The first IFSC Bouldering World Cup of the season is over. Sharafutdinov and Stöhr took the gold with very solid performances. Schubert – Oda and Hori – Puccio completed the podium. Let’s do a quick review of the comp.