23-24 September. IFSC World Cup arrives in the UK.

The world’s best climbers will descend on the Scottish capital this autumn as the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Cup and Paraclimbing Cup comes to the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena:Ratho from 23-24 September.

Up to 200 of the world’s top climbers will compete in two disciplines – lead and speed climbing – in the World Cup while in the Paraclimbing Cup, up to 50 climbers will take part in up to 10 categories in lead climbing.

Organised by EICA:Ratho, in conjunction with the British Mountaineering Council, this is the first time the IFSC World Cup has been held on British soil since 2003 and the first time a Paraclimbing Cup has been held in Scotland, with over 1,200 spectators expected over the two days.

Junior and adult tickets, day and weekend passes are now available to buy from £6.50 to £25.



Saturday 23rd September
09:00-15:00     Lead Qualifications + Paraclimbing Qualifications
16:00-18:00     Speed Qualifications

Sunday 24th September
09:30-12:00     Lead Semi-Finals
12:30-13:30     Speed Finals
13:30-14:30     Paraclimbing Finals
15:30-17:30     Lead Finals
17:30-18:30     Awarding Ceremony