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14 October 2016 | in World University Championships, Sport Climbing

1st WUC Sport Climbing - Bouldering Final & Closing


SHANGHAI – On 16 October at 10 AM local time, the Bouldering Final started. It is often said that bouldering is like the growth of life, bending and difficult, while power and wisdom is needed to overcome the difficulties, as in real life. When you get to the top, you feel pride and you shine like a diamond. At 2:30 PM, the championship ended with an exciting bouldering final.

In the men’s final, the Japanese climber Kaito Watanabe ranked first followed by Americans Nathaniel Coleman and Solomon Barth. In the women’s final, the French dominated the podium with Fanny Gibert and Julia Chanourdie ranking first and second respectively while Chinese Di Niu landed on third spot.

After the bouldering final, the closing ceremony was held, attended by Donghua University Party secretary Zhu Min, Director of the Mountain Sports Management Centre of the General Administration of Sport of China and Chairman of China Mountaineering Association Li Zhixin, deputy director of Songjiang campus, deputy Party secretary Cui Yunhua, vice-president Li Yongzhi, deputy Party secretary Jin Haiyan, FISU EC member Hisato Igarashi, President of the International Climbing Federation Marco Scolaris, FISU Technical Delegate for Sport Climbing Jerome Meyer and FISU CIC delegate Nihat Doker.


(Source: OC WUC Sport Climbing)



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