The final of the first round of the Bouldering World Cup was held on Sunday at the NEC in Birmingham. Andy Earl, current British bouldering champion, finished a highly credible 6th place behind the likes of Meyer and Fischhuber. Gaz Parry and Ryan Pasquill who had qualified on Friday for Sunday morning´s semi finals finished in 14th and 15th places respectively. Katy Mills, the sole British woman to qualify for the Semi´s finished in 19th place. 1 Jérôme Meyer (FRA) 2 Kilian Fischhuber (AUT) 3 Cristian Core (ITA) 4 Loïc Gaidioz (FRA) 5 Stephane Julien (FRA) 6 Andrew Earl (GBR)     1 Olga Bibik (RUS) 2 Emilie Abgrall (FRA) 3 Juliette Danion (FRA) 4 Anna Stohr (AUT) 5 Chloe Graftiaux (BEL) 6 Celine Combaz (FRA) ———————————————————————– If you have any news worth reporting please contact Matt – matt@planetfear.com / 0114 2969114 ———————————————————————–