Climbing was still a failure at the 1992 Olympics as a demonstration competition. Climbing referee and IFSC official Burgi Beste explains why this is a stroke of luck in hindsight before the medal premiere in Tokyo in 2020.
Mountaineering and climbing in the Alps is officially intangible cultural heritage. Unesco has approved an application from three Alpine countries. Alpinism is not the first sport to make it onto the list.
More safety and comfort on the bike - electronic helpers can add value to any bike if you choose the right ones. ISPO.com presents electronic gadgets for the bike with the greatest benefit for cyclists.
A Puma manager succeeds outgoing Adidas man Frank A. Dassler: The Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI) has elected Neil Narriman as its new president. It is intended to represent the interests of industry in digitisation and in the fight against counterfeit products.
ISPO Munich project manager Markus Hefter gives a short overview of topics, ticketing and 50 years of ISPO. And very importantly, he once again introduces the advanced matchmaking tool "Altogether to Munich" and reveals how exhibitors can invite their customers to ISPO Munich with just a few clicks.