WHERE TO WATCH THE IFSC CLIMBING AND PARACLIMBING WORLD CUPS SALT LAKE CITY 2022
The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Cup Series 2022 kicked off at the beginning of April, in Meiringen, Switzerland, traveled all the way to Seoul, South Korea, and are about to land on the third, different continent in less than two months.
Following the first-ever back-to-back of IFSC events, organised in May 2021, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, is about to welcome three IFSC events in the span of ten days: two IFSC Boulder and Speed World Cups – scheduled from 20 to 22, and from 27 to 29 May – and an IFSC Paraclimbing World Cup, taking place on 24 and 25 May.
The two IFSC Climbing World Cups will be organised in Pioneer Park; while the Paraclimbing event is going to be hosted by The Front Climbing Gym.
Tickets to the event are still available for sale at this link.
Boulder semi-finals and finals, and Speed finals will be live streamed worldwide on the IFSC YouTube channel, with the two following exception:
Viewers in Europe will be able to watch all semi-finals and finals live on Discovery+ and/or Eurosport Player. All rounds will also be broadcasted delayed, according to the following schedule:
Event on 20 to 22 May:
21 May at 9:30 AM (UTC+2:00): Speed finals on Eurosport 1;
23 May at 10:00 PM: Women’s Boulder final on Eurosport 2; and
23 May at 11:00 PM: Men’s Boulder final on Eurosport 2.
Event on 27 to 29 May:
28 May at 8:30 AM: Speed finals on Eurosport 1;
30 May at 10:00 PM: Women’s Boulder final on Eurosport 2; and
30 May at 11:00 PM: Men’s Boulder final on Eurosport 2.
Each round will be available for free, 24 hours later, on the Olympic Channel.
List of countries and territories: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kosovo, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vatican State.
2. LATIN AMERICA
Viewers in Latin America will be able to watch the men’s and women’s Boulder finals live on ESPN Latin America, while both semi-finals and finals will be available live and on-demand on the Olympic Channel.
List of countries and territories: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.
Other live broadcasters include:
- Zhibo TV in China, finals only;
- J Sports in Japan, Boulder finals only;
- Astro in Malaysia, finals only; and
- SpoTV in South Korea, Boulder finals only.
On 25 May, Paraclimbing finals will be live streamed worldwide on the IFSC YouTube channel.
News and updates about the IFSC Climbing and Paraclimbing World Cups in Salt Lake City will be available on the IFSC website, and on the Federation’s social media channels: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.