Sport climbers reach for world cup glory

Sport climbing captured everyone’s heart in its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, and now the world’s best competition climbers head for Salt Lake City for the third event of the 2022 World Cup season.

The first of two consecutive sporting climbing World Cup meets in Salt Lake City, USA takes place between 20 and 22 May. The last round saw speed and boulder athletes battling for victory in Seoul, Republic of Korea, and Salt Lake City will once again host climbers competing in the same disciplines.

From the USA’s Natalia Grossman competing on home soil to Indonesia’s new speed world record holder, Kiromal Katibin going head-to-head with compatriot Veddriq Leonardo, find out everything you need to know about this weekend’s World Cup in Salt Lake City.