The 2014 IFSC World Cup season gets back into gear after the Gijón World Championships in September with three competitions in our October Asian tour. First up, a Lead and Speed World Cup in Mokpo, Korea, October 11-12, 2014!
Climbers Against Cancer (CAC), the official charity of the IFSC, is set to make the final donation of 2014 at the World Cup in Mokpo, South Korea on October 12. This is the first donation in Asia and continues the charity’s mission to make contributions across the globe on behalf of an extended family of climbers to help the continued fight against cancer. Newly crowned Lead World Champion Jain Kim, joined by Henry Gwak of the Korean Alpine Federation and CAC Ambassador and Canadian coach Kimanda Jarzebiak, will hand over the check to Gyung Shik Ham, Director of teh National Cancer Centre in Seoul, South Korea prior to the award ceremony.
Provisional program (GMT+9)
Saturday, October 11
09h00–13h00 Lead qualification Route 1 & 2 for men & women
15h00–16h00 Speed qualification for men & women
17h00-18h00 Speed final for men & women (live streaming)
Sunday, October 12
09h30–12h30 Lead semi-final for men & women (live streaming)
15h30-18h00 Lead final for men & women (live streaming)
Any climbing fans who can’t be on site at a given competition will be able to watch the event live streaming on our homepage.
We are also present on Twitter during the events, so reach out to us using the hashtag #IFSCwc!
Find more info and multimedia for Mokpo on our dedicated event page.