Sport Climbing Qualification

Qualification Summary

Each National Olympic Committee can enter a maximum of 4 athletes (2 men and 2 women). As hosts, Japan was given one quota in each event to compete and will be allowed to qualify more athletes while two quotas (1 man and 1 woman) will be decided by the Tripartite Commission. The remaining quotas will be decided through various events, specifically, the 2019 Combined World Championships, the 2019 Olympic Qualifying Event and the 2020 continental championships.

Qualified Nations

Qualification events are listed in hierarchical order.

Men’s Combined

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2019 World Championships 7
2019 Olympic Qualifying Event 6
2020 Pan American Championships 1
2020 European Championships 1
2020 Oceania Championships 1
2020 African Championships 1
2020 Asian Championships 1
Tripartite Commission 1
Host Nation 1 Japan

Women’s Combined

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2019 World Championships 7
2019 Olympic Qualifying Event 6
2020 Pan American Championships 1
2020 European Championships 1
2020 Oceania Championships 1
2020 African Championships 1
2020 Asian Championships 1
Tripartite Commission 1
Host Nation 1 Japan