At our workshops for the German climbing team, coaches and route setters work hand in hand. Usually the coach asks the setter for a certain style, specific challenges and of course the general difficulty depending of the kind of workshop (above German head setter Robert Heinrich). An examples would be “agility and quickness with the feet” as on the right side. Than the general logistics are discussed and a plan is made based on the space of the gym. Everybody benefits from the collaboration.
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