The Vail World Cup will take place on June 8 and 9 at the GoPro Games in Colorado.
There will be 15 Canadians, including Babette Roy, Alannah Yip, Madison Fischer, Allison Vest, Becca Frangos, Alyssa Weber, Bronwen Karnis, David Trudeau, Lucas Uchida, Sean McColl, Seb Lazure, Jason Holowach, Jj Mah, Francis Bilodeau and Zach Richardson.
This year, the eleventh IFSC World Cup in Vail marks the penultimate event of the 2018 Bouldering season.
In addition to Japan, also keep an eye on Slovenia in Vail.
From the United States, 40 athletes will climb on their home stage in Vail. Expect former Vail winner and 2017 finalist Alex Puccio to standout again, as well as PanAmerican youth Bouldering champion Brooke Raboutou, who placed ninth in 2017.
Former Vail medallist Nathaniel Coleman and Sean Bailey, 11th in Vail last year, are also set to compete.