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Innsbruck IFSC World Championship 2018

Innsbruck IFSC World Championship 2018   After Paris 2016, this was the second time I had the opportunity to be a chief route setter on IFSC World Championship. It is amazing to watch how fast is climbing growing as a sport since the Tokio 2020 Olympics were announced. The events are bigger and more complicated every year. The game is changing also for the route setters.    New rules to follow, new toys play with, new people to judge our job and also new spectators we have to satisfy.  Too many news are fighting for our attention. There are only two ways how this can end. You get crazy, or you find solution how to create in the middle of this chaos your little bubble of creativity.      So who was it?  We met at Kletterzentrum Innsbruck six days before the start of the competition. For lead we were four. Gen Hiroshima from Japan, Reini Fichtinger and Flo Murnig from Austria ...