German Championship Olympic Combined

Last weekend we had our first national comp in the Olympic Combined format and it was also the first Olympic Combined comp for me. I participated in the World University Championship in the Combined event, but the format was a little different as there was just a result calculated from the separate disciplines, and there was no combined final. The Olympic Combined format is as follows: It is a competition with all three disciplines of climbing included. In the Qualification, you start of...
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World University Championship

The next morning after nationals I already had to leave for the World Universit Championship in Bratislava. Luckily, I still had one more rest day as the first day of the comp was just accreditation Stuff and the opening ceremony. I was really excited as this was the first really combined competition for me. While I did participate in the combined ranking at the Youth Worlds in Guangzhou in 2016, it's a whole different thing if you have one or two rest days in between each discipline. Here y...
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Lead Nationals

In the final stage of the season, I wanted to focus more on Lead climbing, to prepare for the National Championship in Hilden. Unfortunately, I did not really go Lead climbing too much, but I tried to build some endurance through 40+ moves boulders and 4x4 boulders. After about three weeks, just ahead of Nationals, I really felt like I had a good base of endurance. But it quickly showed that I wasn't able to climb as smooth as I wanted. I didn't really find the right rhythm and also did ...
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