Eric Horst


Eric Hörst

Eric Hörst is an internationally renowned author, researcher, climbing coach, and accomplished climber of 40 years. He is author of the best-selling Training for Climbing which has, along with his seven other books (and many foreign translations), sold more than 360,000 copies worldwide. Hörst has written hundreds of magazine articles and appeared on numerous TV broadcasts; his training techniques and photos have appeared in countless publications around the world. He has co-authored one research paper: “Behavior Analysis and Sport Climbing”, Journal of Behavioral Health and Medicine, 2010, with Dr. Richard Fleming. Hörst maintains the popular site and he broadcasts a monthly climbing science and training podcast available on iTunes, Spotify, and elsewhere (search for “Eric Hörst’s Training for Climbing podcast”). In December 2018, Hörst founded his latest venture PhysiVantage.