The third IFSC World Cup of 2016 took place in Chongqing, China, and four Canadians competed, Sean McColl, Alannah Yip, Elan Jonas-McRae and Kin Wah Lai. McColl advanced to Semis and missed Finals by one spot with a finish in seveth. Yip missed Semis by one spot with a finish in 21st, and Jonas-McRae finished in 49th and Lai in 58th. Full report to come.
The big story is Shauna Coxsey’s fourth straight win of the season for Females, Akiyo Noguchi came in a close second. For the men, Tomoa Narasaki, ranked 15th in the world, finished first for the Males and Jan Hojer took second. Visit here for more info. The Speed World Cup also took place and McColl finished in 25th, for Male results visit here and for Female visit here.
Finals’ Results Female / Male Boulder
1. Shauna Coxsey / Tomoa Narasaki
2. Akiyo Noguchi / Jan Hojer
3. Miho Nonaka / Jongwon Chon
4. Mei Kotake / Kokoro Fujii
5. Karoline Sinnhuber / Alexey Rubtsov
6. Monika Retschy / Jorg Verhoeven