Jörg Franken – Our Coach

Jörg Franken (1974) is the founder and head coach of West Coast Climbing. He is a fanatic sportsman with many years of experience in climbing, training and coaching young talents. He currently trains and coaches WCC’s talents 3 – 8 times a week.

With his expert guidance and under his supervision, West Coast Climbing is paving the way for international success in years to come. Reaching the Olympics is the ultimate goal.

More about our professional training program.

Coach Jörg Franken and his 'savages'
Coach Jörg Franken and his ‘savages’

Jörg’s Pro Team approach

Jörg’s recipe for success:
* Many hours a week of training and coaching;
* Hard and systematic training: 1. Strenght and fitness 2. Improving climbing level 3. Preparing for competitions, training for optimal performance
* Mental coaching
* Help talents with the business site of being a professional athlete (finance, sponsors and PR)
* Good contact with parents and coaches of the Dutch National Team

Want to train with Jörg?

Do you want to attend a training of the WCC Pro team? You should Try out!

Additional coaching services

West Coast Climbing offers various training and coaching programs, for anyone with a climbing level 6a or higher (individuals or groups). Watch coaching services.

Jörg with two gold medal winners at the Dutch Youth Championship Lead 2016
Jörg with two gold medal winners at the Dutch Youth Championship Lead 2016