Keen climber somewhat tempered by living in the flatlands miles away from any climbing (and, by extension, other keen climbers, particularly those psyched for the trad).

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Best Climbing Experience
Too many to recall but they generally occur a few moments after desperately slapping through a run-out technical sequence on a steep & exposed sea cliff.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Magic training tips that will make me an E8/F8c/Font8a climber in 6 months with minimal effort.

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Interests Outside Climbing
Food, slack lining, sailing, current affairs, computer security. Probably in that order.

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User Profile

registered 01/Aug/04
updated 09/Dec/13

Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Bouldering - f6C
Trad - E5
Sport - 7b+
Alpine - TD+

Worked Grades
Bouldering - f7C
Sport - 8a+

Favourite Crag/Rock
Lower Sharpnose

Favourite Wall

I Climb...
Several times a week
All over the world

Favourite Climbs
Return of the Gunfighter
Lean Machine
Over the Moon
Help the Young
The Wizard of Oz
Fever Pitch
Freeborn Man
The Right Unconquerable
Star Wars
Le Magnifique
Gates of Greyskull
Mark of the Beast
The Art of White Hat Wearing
Get Some In

Latest Climbs
Tangerine Dream E4 6a
The Butcher E2 5c
Ships that Pass in the Night E5 6a
The Strait Gate E1 5b
Undertone E5 6a
good luck, mr gronski E2 5b
Circus Circus E5 6b
Lucky Strike E1 5b
Super Galactic Hammy E2 5b
Gravy Train E3 5c
Flash E4 6a
Crescent Arete f5+
Not to be Taken Away f6C
Full Green Traverse/Dope on a Slope f7A+
The Little Unconquerable HVS 5a
... list all 696 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Trad climbs for sport climbers 19%
Pembroke Rockfax Top 50 32%
Peak Bouldering - Eastern Grit bold-star up-problems - 7A+Bs 30%
Classic UK F7s 24%
Hard water 60%
The road to 8a 55%
Swanage wild pumpfests 45%
Top five E5s 40%
Cheddar Sevens 35%
... list all 9 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
White Heat E5 6b
Just another day/scorch the earth E5 6a
Just Klingon E5 6a
Air Show 8b
Shadow Walker 8a+
West Side Story f7B+
Careless Torque f8A
Walk on By f7C+
County Ethics f7C+
Once a Dogger 7b+
... list all 63 climbs

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