Denotes Livestream

Friday 11 January
12:30 – 15:00 Athlete Registration
19:00 – 20:00 Welcome Dinner

Saturday 12 January
08:00 – 12:30 Lead Qualification

16:00 – 18:00 Lead Semi-Finals (M/W)

Sunday 13 January
08:30 – 11:00 Speed Finals (M/W)

14:00 – 16:00 Lead Finals (M/W)

Full Schedule download here.


 2019 UIAA Ice Climbing World Calendar

 Online Registration– Open

Live Results Centre

2019 UIAA Ice Climbing Rules and Regulations

2018-2019 Athlete’s Handbook – Updated, 14 November

Cheongsong: A Trip to Apple County

A staple venue on the UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour, the popular venue of Cheongsong, in South Korea’s apple growing region, offers a magnificent and technical ice tower, partisan local support and a rich variety of cultural events.


Competition venue address: 
Cheongsong-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea

Official Websites:

Min Hyeok Lee / 

Online Registration:
Online registrations of competitors must be done via UIAA registration system and also via the organizers’ website – online registration deadline is 28 December 2018, any competitors registering after this deadline will be subject to a penalty.

Accommodation is arranged for the following nights: 11, 12, 13 January 2019 at either the Juwangspa Hotel or Daemyung Resort in Cheongsong – total cost for the indicated nights is: EUR 150 per person. Any additional nights/requests must be communicated to Mr. Geonhak Lee two weeks before the competition. Note that if you prefer arranging your own accommodation, kindly indicate this to Mr. Geonhak Lee at least two weeks before the competition.

On-site Registration:
11 January 2019
15:00 local time
at Gyeongsangbuk-do, Cheongsong, Cheongsong-eup, South Korea

Award Ceremony
13 January 2019

The full programme can be downloaded here.

Please note for all logistical information please refer to the official Athlete’s Handbook.

Cheongsong Livestream

Cheongsong, South Korea.
2018 World Cup Results 

Men’s Lead

Russia  1. A DENGIN, RUS

Russia  2. M TOMILOV, RUS

  3.  HY PARK, KOR

  4.  YH KWON, KOR

Russia  5.  A TOMILOV, RUS

Men’s Lead Overall

Men’s Speed

Russia  1. N KUZOVLEV, RUS

Russia  2. L MALYKH, RUS


Russia  4. A NEMOV, RUS

Russia  5. M VLASOV, RUS

Men’s Speed Overall

Women’s Lead

  1.  W SHIN, KOR


  3. H SONG, KOR

Russia  4. E VLASOVA, RUS

Ireland  5. E MCSWIGGAN, IRL

Women’s Lead Overall

Women’s Speed

uiaa-flags-100x100-russia  1.  BOGDAN, RUS


Russia  3. BELYAEVA, RUS

Russia  4. E VLASOVA, RUS


Women’s Speed Overall

Full results are available from the UIAA Live Results Centre

Event Videos

Woonseon Shin:
Winning Lead Climb (2018)
HeeYoung Park:
Winning Lead Climb (2017)
Ekaterina Koshcheeva​:
Winning Speed Climb (2018)
Alexei Dengin:
Winning Lead Climb (2018)

Ice Climbing News

UIAA Partner

Outdoor Research

Outdoor Research is the title sponsor of the UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour, 2019-2023.

Korea Alpine Federation

Event Organiser

Korean Alpine Federation (KAF)

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