spidermonkey09

Student at Leicester University. Love slate and get on it whenever I can. Falling out of love with the grit but its proximity is its saving grace! Primarily focused on trad climbing but always up for some bolts, particularly if its sunny!

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Location
Leicester

Best Climbing Experience
Spotting Silly Arete in the guidebook and obsessing about it for weeks before somehow doing it in perfect weather as well. Amazing climbing, an outrageous position and a good healthy dose of fear. Incredible!

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Bitching about the grade of Chequers Crack- HVS?! Seriously?

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User Profile

registered 07/Sep/11
updated 10/Jun/14

Age
20

Been Climbing For
1 to 3 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E5
Sport - 7a

Worked Grades
Sport - 7a+

Favourite Crag/Rock
Dinorwic Quarries
Slate

Favourite Wall
Climbing Station

Best Magazine
Climber (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
Looning The Tube
Plastic Soldiers
Seams The Same
Brown's Eliminate
Buoys Will Be Buoys
Monsoon Malabar
Pregnant Pause

Latest Climbs
Yosemite Wall E2 5b
Wuthering E2 5b
Flying Buttress Direct E1 5b
Hargreaves' Original Route VS 4c
Flying Buttress HVD
Oracle VS 4b
Auricle E2 5c
Nemmes Pas Harry E1 5b
Oedipus Traverse f6B
Joe's ArÍte f6B
Joe's Original/Joe's Direct Start f5+
Great Slab E3 5b
The Right Unconquerable HVS 5a
Trackside V6 6b
Nameless Wall HS 4b
... list all 362 climbs

Ticklists
... not setup

Climbs Wishlist
Flashdance E5 6a
Telli E3 6a
Sealhunt E1 5b
Dogs of War E4 5c
Star Wars E4 5c
Perygl E3 5c
The Five Star Finish HVS 5a
Demon Wall HVS 5a
The Sentinel E2 5c
The Arrow E1 5b
... list all 33 climbs