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The sport of climbing without ropes or other technical gear on boulders or relatively small rock faces.

bould′er·er n.
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(Mountaineering) rock climbing on large boulders or small outcrops either as practice or as a sport in its own right
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Sport climbing will make its Olympic debut next year at Tokyo 2020 and will feature a combination of three different disciplines: speed climbing, bouldering and lead climbing.
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SWANSEA is set to see its first dedicated bouldering centre, which will be up and running in the spring.
Ged MacDohmnaill, founder and CEO of The Climbing Hangar said: "We are really excited to be bringing Swansea its first dedicated indoor bouldering facility.
The competition will be the Olympic Debut in 2020, where the World Championships for the first time is having an Olympic-format combined competition, in which athletes compete for an all-around title in lead climbing, speed climbing and bouldering.
'I hope he can come back in the bouldering tomorrow, which is really his event.'
Verosil, though, has a chance to bounce back in the bouldering event, which is his forte, scheduled Friday.