Middle-aged late starter. I love leading Mods and Diffs, and seconding VDiffs and Severes. Anything harder needs to be single pitch and requires some optimism :-) I enjoy long days outdoors, mountains best of all. I make very good cake. I am married with two teenage children.
Best Climbing Experience
Leading Snoozin' Suzie, June 2014
Plas-y-Brenin course, June 2014, did good things for my confidence.
Clach na Beinn on a wet Sunday, May 2014
My first visit to Stanage, 7/3/2014
Climbing with my daughter at Three Cliffs Bay, August 2013
Seconding Amphitheatre Buttress, Craig yr Ysfa, 25/5/13, in warm sunshine.
Seconding Grooved Arete on Tryfan East Face, 5/5/12.
My first outdoor lead at Little Tryfan (Chimney Crack), October 2011.
Seconding Snoozin' Susie.
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Interests Outside Climbing
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Been Climbing For
1 to 3 years
Trad - VD
Christmas Curry S 4a
Hail Bebe VD
Right Edge M
Zig Zag M
Crack 1 D
Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) 1,085m
Cneifion Arete D
Crowden clough 1
Kinder Scout 636m
Kinder Low 633m
Nansen Crack S
Perimeter HS 4b
Snoozin' Suzie VD
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BMC Windgather beginners routes 50%
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Flying Buttress VD
Spiral Stairs D
Bosigran Ridge a.k.a "Commando Ridge" VD
Troutdale Pinnacle S
Slanting Buttress Ridge Route D
Seal Slab D
Tower Ridge D
Horned Crag Route VD
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