The Toronto World Cup in still a few weeks away, but already over 80 athletes have registered. if
Canada’s first World Cup was in 2011, it was held in Canmore. Under temporary outdoor canopies, athletes competed under snowy skies in down jackets and used hand warmers. It was a perfect welcome-to-Canada debut for the event.
Read about it here.

The second World Cup was held last year in Toronto (Hamilton). Gripped’s Andre Cheuk covered the event, see here for an excellent write-up on the finals.

Stay tuned, over the next few weeks we will share some of the best images from last years Toronto World Cup. Here is the list of competitors as of May 12, Canada has the most registered climbers, followed by the U.S. Check out the website here for more details on the event and be sure to check it out if you are in the area!

Alex Puccio during the semi-finals  Photo Aidas Odonelis

Alex Puccio during the semi-finals Photo Aidas Odonelis

Nation W O M E N bouldering M E N bouldering Team Officials
AUS LANGMOREClaire KASSAYJames KASSAYJames
MELIUSTiffany FARRELLThomas LANGMOREClaire
HORANEmma MELIUSTiffany
KASSAYAggie
KASSAYTibor
AUT SAURWEINKatharina FISCHHUBERKilian WILHELMHeiko
STÖHRAnna ISELEKlaus
CAN PIDGEONThomasina EVELEIGHMarc MCCOLLSean
CARLSONErica MCCOLLSean
AKALSKIMarieta LAZURESebastien
SETHNAElise HOLOWACHJason
DE BRUIJNBonnie SOPEJUAyodele
LAMClarrie SETHNAEric
REIDHolly GRAVELLEYves
WEBERAlyssa ARCHAMBAULTDan
BRIGGSKerry GERMANMarshal
FRANGOSRebecca BILODEAUFrancis
VINCEElizabeth UCHIDALucas
WALLCeleste JOHNSONGavin
TIUKUVAARASamue
GBR COXSEYShauna PHILLIPSNathan
LESLIE-WUJASTYKMina LANDMANTyler
MERRICKDiane
JPN NOGUCHIAkiyo SUGIMOTORei NOGUCHIAkiyo
ONOEAya HORITsukuru HORITsukuru
KOTAKEMei FUJIIKokoro
NONAKAMiho SENBONGIYosuke
HOSONOKaori NARASAKITomoa
KOR SASol CHONJongwon LEEJae-Yong
LEEDonggun
LAT RUGENSRolands
MEX DE ALBA FLORESSantiago
HUERTAMauricio
NED ZIJLSTRAVera VERHOEVENJorg JONGENEELENWouter
DE LEEUWNicky
SCHELLINGERHOUTElko
RUS GELMANOVRustam
SVK ČELKOVÁMária
USA PUCCIOAlex VOROTNIKOVVasya
BRESNANClaire O’ROURKEMichael
MARTINMeagan D’ANASTASIORobert
BUHRFEINDClaire LARSONJosh
PAYNEAngela
BLAIR-COYLESierra

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