Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 12, 2022

The first-ever ISF 2022 Stairclimbing World Championships will be held on November 12, 2022 in the Jumeirah Emirates Tower in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The Championships will be open. Top runners, past champions and National Teams will battle for the World Titles and the 9 medals at stake.

Tower: Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Height: 311m
Climb: 265m
Race floors: 52
Steps: 1,334m
Race records:
Men – 6’55” Piotr Lobodzinski – POL (2019)
Women – 8’03” Suzy Walsham – AUS (2019)

Event website


  • The 2022 Stairclimbing World Championships are open to both individual athletes and National Teams
  • In order to represent the National Team, athletes must be selected by their ISF National Member
  • There isn’t a maximum number of participants per team
  • Equal gender representation in National Teams is strongly suggested