In the second instalment of our Living Legends series, we catch up with La Sportiva athlete Jakob Schubert at his local gym in Innsbruck, Austria. The Tivoli climbing centre is home to some of Austria's strongest climbers, and it's here that Jakob met coach Reini Scherer, who helped him on his way to his climbing goals, both on the World Cup circuit and pushing his limits on real rock. Then we head to the Bergstation crag, Zillertal, where Jakob take on 9a Companion of Change, the first of that grade in the area.
A new series from EpicTV, La Sportiva Living Legends catches up with pro climbers Anthony Gullsten and Tomi Nytorp in Helsinki, Finland, Jakob Schubert and coach Reini Scherer in Innsbruck, Austria, and the climbing duo of Paige Claassen and Emily Harrington in Idaho, to find out what motivates them to train hard and push the boundaries of climbing.
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