JORG VERHOEVEN
JORG VERHOEVEN

NAME: JORG VERHOEVEN

DATE OF BIRTH: 05.06.1985

NATIONALITY: OLANDA

JORG VERHOEVEN

Jorg Verhoeven began climbing in 1997 at twelve years on a local gym in Amsterdam. Before then he had practiced swimming and mountain walks on the Alps with his parents.

Since 2002 he has took part to international competitions. Once moved to Innsbruck and after six years of compeeting in the World Cup circuit, he won the lead Cup in the 2008, while starting to approach outdoor climbing and alpine climbing. “My life as a climber can be summed up as primarily competition climbing in the beginning, and then bouldering, and now mostly climbing on big sport routes and big walls."

Biggest Achievements:

Pure Imagination - Red River Gorge (USA)
Nordic Flower - Flatanger (NOR) – F.A.
The Nose – Yosemite (USA)
Dihedral Wall – Yosemite (USA)