The fifth edition of this year’s speed World Cup was held in amazing setting for Upland of Qinghai Plateau in China. Edyta wasn’t a favorite of that event. Qualifying round was a big challeng for her, during first run as a result of bad belaying she accidentally grabbed the rope, causing a slow-down run. She obtained time 9,56 seconds. In second race she unfortunately fell off the wall. She was classified in 10th place.
The final spacing is the darkest of the possible scenarios. In all final races she was spaced with the strongest athletes in the world. Until the fight for the gold medal, she succeeded beat any of them. In the first final run, she took revenge on Julia Kapalina from Russia, who defeated her a month earlier at the World Championships in Paris.