IFSC Morioka 2022 Boulder & Lead Combined World Cup
IFSC Morioka World Cup in Japan is the only boulder and lead combined event of 2022. The boulder & lead combined category is a new format for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. This new format comes with a new scoring system which will be different from Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Men’s Combined Finals Result
Tomoa Narasaki had been on a roll. Winning boulder, lead and combined in the Asia Championship just a few weeks ago. In Morioka, although Tomoa finished 2nd in boulder and 2nd in lead but he won the combined with the highest overall points
- TOMOA NARASAKI | JPN
- YOSHIYUKI OGATA | JPN
- KOKORO FUJII | JPN
Women’s Combined Finals Result
For the women’s event, Ai Mori put on a show. By far the smallest climber in the women’s final Ai Mori proved that a lack in height is not an issue. She finished the boulder event on near level score with the raining overall boulder champion of 2022 Natalia Grossman. And being the only woman in 2022 to beat Janja Garnbret in lead she proved that she will be the one to look out for in the lead round. Ai Mori demolished the field in lead nearly topping the route and winning the combined by a huge margin.
- AI MORI | JPN
- NATALIA GROSSMAN | USA
- CHAEHYUN SEO | KOR