Ramón Julián Puigblanque

Ramón Julián Puigblanque

Bronze für Sebastian Halenke bei der Europameisterschaft 2015 Lead in Chamonix (c) IFSC

Vor der eindrucksvollen Kulisse des Mont Blanc traten am vergangenen Wochenende rund 150 Athletinnen und Athleten zum ersten Lead Weltcup des Jahres an. Neben der Weltcup-Wertung ging es in Chamonix auch um den Titel des Europameisters im Lead 2015.

Ramón Julián Repeats Chris Sharma's Power Inverter (9a+/5.15a) (Ramón Julián: A Muerte, Ep. 4) (c) EpicTV

Because of the demands of top-level competition climbing, athletes who focus on this discipline often have relatively few hard ascents under their belts on real rock. Ramón Julián is a notable exception to this rule.

Bouldering Is A Difficult Game (Ramón Julián: A Muerte, Ep. 3) (c) EpicTV

In this episode we accompany Ramón Julián to Fussimanya, a bouldering sector near Savassona, where Ramón will show us how he trains on boulders. Normally he prefers climbing routes, but this special boulder problem, "Boix boig" (8b+), is great for his training.

Train Hard, Really Hard (Ramón Julián: A Muerte, Ep. 2) (c) EpicTV

Find out how climbing champion Ramón Julián trains at his local gym with an intense climbing regimen and beastly workout schedule. He explains how he manages to train against his weaknesses, as well as how he maintains long hours while listening to his body.

The Psychology Of A Champion Climber (Ramón Julián: A Muerte, Ep. 1) (c) EpicTV

For the first time in his career, two time world champion and two time European champion Ramón Julián sits down in front of the camera to talk about his career, his training, his outlook on competition, and how to live a life based on climbing.

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Leadweltcup 2017 in Kranj: Jakob Schubert feiert 18. Weltcupsieg (c) Shinta Ozawa

Am 11. und 12.11.17 stand das Saisonfinale im Lead Weltcup 2017 in Kranj (SLO) an. Jakob Schubert dominierte den ganzen Bewerb und gewann souverän jede Runde. Im Finale kletterte er als einziger zum Top und sicherte sich so den Sieg. Es war sein 18. Weltcupsieg.