I'm based in Aberdeen and have been climbing since 2009 after falling in with the wrong crowd! Pretty obsessed now, especially with Scottish winter climbing but also love bouldering and trips to Font. Progressed to alpine climbing last summer and can't wait until next year's trip!

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Best Climbing Experience
Comb Gully with my wife, Point Five Gully in stonking conditions, Trappfoss in Rjukan and Fontainebleau in general! The Rochefort Arête blew my mind...

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Scottish winter climbing

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Cake, music, good food!

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User Profile

registered 14/Sep/09
updated 05/Jan/14


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Winter - V
Trad - HVS
Ice - WI4
Bouldering - f6A

Worked Grades
Sport - 6a+
Trad - HVS
Indoor - 6b+
Bouldering - f6C

Favourite Crag/Rock

Favourite Wall
Transition Extreme (Aberdeen)

Best Magazine
Alpinist (US)

I Climb...
Several times a week
In the UK & Europe

Favourite Climbs
Cioch Nose and Sword of Gideon (Sgurr a'Chaorachain)
Ardverickie Wall
Point Five Gully
Black Spout Buttress (Lochnagar)
Trapfoss (Rjukan)

Latest Climbs
Rock Around the Block f6A
Crack of Dawn f6B
Full House f6B+
Bowmore VD
Clyneleish S
Laggavoulin VS 4c
Little Red Rooster HVS 5a
Marie Celeste HVS 5b
Shipwreck VS 5b
Titanic S
Giant's Steps S
Jug Abuse D
Trefoil VD
Ros Bhan HVS 5a
Pretty in Pink S
... list all 387 climbs

Ticklists BETA
100 Aberdeen North East Classics! 12%
... list all 1 ticklist

Climbs Wishlist
Sinister Prong IV 5
Umbrella Falls V 5
Butterknife HS 4b
Cyclops HVS 5a
The Magic Crack HVS 5a
The Long Climb VS
The Dagger VS 4c
Centurion HVS 5a
The Needle (Summer) E1 5b
The Citadel (Summer) VS
... list all 43 climbs

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