Irk the Purist

More of an ex climber these days as I'm a long way from rock and have a family but still get out in the mountains a lot. Do a lot of running in the hills. I've decided to stop arguing pointlessly on the internet now I'm a parent.

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SE England

Best Climbing Experience
Finally beating my 'head' so I could enjoy run-outs. Probably

Recent Postings

school stuff on 20-Nov-14
NHS: The Sell Off on 17-Nov-14
SPOTY on 13-Nov-14
Unregulated Parking on 12-Nov-14
Rightmove or Zoopla? on 05-Nov-14

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Currently at number 35 in the Top 40 Posters.

Interests Outside Climbing
Guitar, running

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I've voted for 37 photos, average vote 3.4.
(18% superb - 27% good - 37% average - 10% poor - 5% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
I'm trying to be a grown up these days

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User Profile

registered 04/May/04
updated 22/Nov/13


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - HVS
Indoor - 6b+
Sport - 5c
Bouldering - V4

Main Sport/Activity
Hill Walking

Favourite Crag/Rock
Welsh igneous

Favourite Wall

I Climb...
Once a month
In the UK

Favourite Climbs
So many happy memories.

Latest Climbs
Mont Blanc Traverse, Cosmiques hut to Gouter Hut PD
West-South-West Ridge (Normal Route) PD
South-East Face PD
Mittaghorn VF1A
Needle Ridge VD
Little Crack HS 4c
Chimney Arete VD
The Arete S 4a
Trident Face VD
Gillercombe Buttress S 3c
Right Twin II
Dorsal Arete II
Welcome In Padania 4a
Bilanciamento 4a
Enemies 4a
... list all 178 climbs

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