Germans Top Podium in First 2014 World Cup


Great Britain's Shauna Coxsey, second in the Chongqing World Cup. Photo courtesy of IFSC.

Great Britain's Shauna Coxsey, second in the Chongqing World Cup. Photo courtesy of IFSC.

4/27/14 - Jan Hojer and Juliane Wurm won the first Boulder World Cup of 2014, in Chongqing, China. It was the second World Cup bouldering win for both German climbers.

Hojer was only man to top all four problems in the final. Three women topped three out of four problems in the final, but Wurm had the fewest total attempts.

American Alex Puccio, who ranked third overall in the 2013 World Cup season, finished fourth in Chongqing.

Women
1. Juliane Wurm (GER)
2. Shauna Coxsey (UK)
3. Akiyo Noguchi (JAP)
4. Alex Puccio (USA)
5. Anna Stöhr (AUT)
6. Marine Thévent (FRA)

Men
1. Jan Hojer (GER)
2. Dmitri Sharafutdniov (RUS)
3. Jorg Verhoeven (NED)
4. James Kassay (AUS)
5. Guillaume Glairon Mondet (FRA)
6. Vadim Timonov (RUS)

Date of comp: April 26-27, 2014

Source: Ifsc-climbing.org


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