2 years after Paris, the best IFSC athletes are currently gathering in Innsbruck for the 2018 IFSC World Championships.
The event began on September 6th with the Lead Women Qualifications officially launching this climbing festival and which took place under a beautiful Austrian blue sky. The event will last until September 16th.
26 athletes qualified themselves for the upcoming Semi-Finals (September 8th, 01:00pm, GMT+2) regarding their climb during this first day at "Innsbruck Kletterzentrum". Janja Garnbret topped her two qualifying routes. The young Slovenian will compete in Semi-Finals along with 4 Austrians climbers. Sandra Lettner, Christine Schranz, Hannah Schubert and Jessica Pilz will try to qualify to Finals in front of their home crowd.