Road to Tokyo: Sport climbing - The Qualifier Stories, Episode 3

Lucka Rakovec on warmup wall during Tokyo 2020 sport climbing qualifiers
Lucka Rakovec on warmup wall during Tokyo 2020 sport climbing qualifiers

Sport climbing is one of the five new sports to make its Olympic debut next summer. Relive the drama of last year's qualifiers, where athletes from across the world battled to book their tickets to next year's Games.

In the third part of the series, you'll get to the final round of the men’s competition, as climbing legend Adam Ondra clinches his first Olympic spot, France’s Bassa Mawem learns that he will be joining his brother and teammate in Tokyo, Spain’s rising star Alberto Gines Lopez grabs a spot and Nathaniel Coleman earns an Olympic berth for Team USA.

Watch the video below to see the third episode, continuing the Road to Tokyo.

I think climbing could bring to the Olympics that comradeship we share, people can see competition is not just rivalry we can be friends among us

Alberto Gines Lopez, Spain

Olympic dreams come true | Road to Tokyo: Sport Climbing - The Qualifier Stories
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The final round of the men’s competition, as climbing legend Adam Ondra clinches his first Olympic spot, France’s Bassa Mawem learns that he will be joining his brother and teammate in Tokyo, Spain’s rising star Alberto Gines Lopez grabs a spot and Nathaniel Coleman earns an Olympic berth for Team USA.