Youth Worlds: Speed and Bouldering Results To Date

Zach Richardson and Oscar Baudrand in Boulder Semis, Brennan Doyle in Speed Finals

August 27th, 2019 by | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Events, Indoor Climbing | Tags: , ,

Speed Wall at Youth Worlds in Arco, Italy. Photo courtesy of IFSC, 2019.


Speed Finals are finished for half the categories in the Youth World Championships. Below are your Canadian results and podiums for Youth A Male + Female and Junior Women.

All our speed athletes who competed in these categories hail from British Columbia. Brennan Doyle made it through to the final rounds in Youth A and ended in 14th place. Just missing the cut-off was Jaxson Macdonald, who finished 17th and Ethan Hoffman wasn’t far behind in 22nd. Also a Youth A competitor, Brielle Zacharias got 26th place with a time of 11.241.

More qualification rounds on Friday, August 29. Watch for the following Canadians:
Junior Men: Jonah Street, Manh Ellis and Ethan Pitcher
Youth B Female: Emi Takashiba
Youth B Male: Dylan Le

Jaxson Macdonald in Speed Qualifiers at Youth Worlds in Arco, Italy. Photo courtesy of IFSC, 2019.


Junior Women

1. Elena Remizova (RUS)
2. Alejandra Contreras (CHI)
3. Aleksandra Kalucka (POL)

Youth A Female

1. Emma Hunt (USA)
2. Kiara Pellicane-Hart (USA)
3. Anna Caanca (ITA)

26. Brielle Zacharias (CAN)

Youth A Male

1. Iaroslav Pashkov (RUS)
2. Jordan Fishman (USA)
3. Yongjun Jung (KOR)

14. Brennan Doyle (CAN)
17. Jaxson Macdonald (CAN)
22. Ethan Hoffman (CAN)


Bouldering Wall in Arco, Italy. Photo courtesy of IFSC, 2019.
In the bouldering, semi-final rounds for Junior Men and Youth B Female are complete. Canadian Zach Richardson (Jr Male) made it into Semis and finished 13th. Semi-finals for Youth B Male take place tomorrow (Wednesday, August 28) and competing for Canada is Oscar Baudrand, who qualified 9th. Finals for Youth B Male + Female and Junior Men also take place tomorrow.

Qualification rounds continue on Thursday, August 29. Watch for the following Canadians:
Junior Women: Bea Evans, Bronwen Karnis and Sophie Buitandyk,
Youth A Male: Guy McNamee, Brennan Doyle and Benjamin Newman, and
Youth A Female: Riley Galloway, Indiana Chapman and Paige Boklaschuk.


Junior Men

Zach Richardson – 13th (Semifinal result)
Finn Battersby – 37th
Sean Faulkner – 49th

Youth B Female

Emi Takashiba – 35th
Sydney Park – 41st
Tula Sherkat – 49th

Youth B Male

Oscar Baudrand – 9th (Advances to Semis)
Dylan Le – 37th
TJ Foley – 51st

Oscar Baudrand in Boulder Qualifiers at Youth Worlds in Arco. Photo courtesy of IFSC, 2019.