Sport Climbing

A fairly news sport on the World University Championships programme, Sport Climbing saw its inauguration in Shanghai in 2016. This spectacular sport with a variety of disciplines is very popular among students.

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EVENTS World University Championship

All Events Sport Climbing

2020

Torino (ITA)

17-20 Sep 2020

2018

Bratislava (SVK)

20-23 June 2018

2016

 Shanghai (CHN)

Sport Climbing

FISU Technical Committee Chairs

Jérôme MEYER (FRA)

Graeme ALDERSON (GBR)

International Federation

 

 International Federation of Sport Climbing

FISU Regulations

Download the latest version here.

The History of Sport Climbing in FISU 

2013 marked the acceptance by FISU of the introduction of a new very spectacular sport in its programme: Sport Climbing. With its three disciplines, boulder, lead and speed, Sport Climbing is one of the growing sports and one of the most practiced in universities. The first ever World University Sport Climbing Championship took place in Shanghai (CHN) in 2016.

 Statistics

Edition

Year

Country

City

N° of Countries

M

W

Athletes

Officials

Total

1

2016

CHN

Shanghai

17 69 46 115 23 138

2

2018

SVK

Bratislava

24  79  63  142  26 168