The Circuit, â€žWORLD CUP AND PERFORMANCE CLIMBING MAGAZINEâ€œ has postedÂ a short excerpt from the full length interview with German Coach Udo Neumann appearing in the magazine.
â€žClimbing has its own visionaries who have pushed the sport over the years, from Wolfgang Güllich and Jerry Moffat in sport climbing to Lynn Hill with her visionary free ascent of the Nose in Yosemite. But behind the scenes there had been visionaries as well. One of the true visionaries of climbing for over 20 years now is the German Udo Neumann. Now the German team manager, Udo has been climbing since the early 80’s and has always been a passionate advocate of the sports progression. 20 years ago this year Udo and Dale Goddard published Performance Rock Climbing, considered the bible of climbing training manuals. Copies of it will be found on the shelves of the vast majority of todayâ€™s top climbers.“