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The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo marked the historic inclusion of competition climbing. This unique format integrated lead climbing, speed climbing, and bouldering to determine the ultimate champions based on combined performance across all disciplines.
🥇Janja Garnbret (Slovenia) is an outstanding athlete in competitive climbing and bouldering. Her talent has made her the first ever Olympic gold medallist in climbing. 🥈Miho Nonaka (Japan) proved her skills in competition bouldering and won the silver medal. 🥉Akiyo Noguchi (Japan) is a respected climber known for her achievements in bouldering and lead climbing. Her notable career includes four IFSC Climbing World Cup wins and a bronze medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
🥇Alberto Ginés López (Spain) stood out as a remarkable talent. Born in 2002, López showcased his prowess in both lead climbing and bouldering, culminating in a spectacular gold medal victory at the first-ever Olympic sport climbing event. 🥈Nathaniel Coleman (United States) etched his name in history, by becoming the first American male climber to earn an Olympic qualification. His journey began with a qualification at the IFSC Combined Qualifier Toulouse 2019 and reached its peak with a well-deserved silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Games. 🥉Austrian rock climber Jakob Schubert, boasts an impressive track record in the sport. With a notable four World Championships under his belt, Schubert’s accomplishments expanded further as he secured the bronze medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics, adding to his remarkable achievements.
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