It is the responsibility of the IFSC, as world governing body for all aspects of international competition climbing to manage the administrative tasks pertaining to the coordination of the IFSC Event.
World Cup Calendar
The World Cup has specific period defined for each of it the disciplines.
The maximum number of World Cups per disciplines is defined in the IFSC Rules. In addition, the following calendar principles shall be respected in order to respect the Athletes' rest:
The IFSC is the responsible body with regards to the IFSC Calendar. These responsibilities comprise:
Non-respect of the deadlines and requirements mentioned within this document can lead to event cancellation by the IFSC, at any time. Acceptation of events on the IFSC calendar cannot happen if the National Federation has outstanding debts with the IFSC
The Global timeline is the fundamental document which clarifies the division of responsibility between IFSC and EO, during the preparation of a World Cup. The timing of the different steps is also expressed, as well as a short description of the duties.