A graduate mechanical engineer who is interested in climbing, mountaineering and photography.

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Best Climbing Experience
Winter Traverse of the Cuillin Ridge in Alpine conditions
Spending a weekend camping below the north face of the Ben and climbing three classic routes with perfect ice and weather conditions
First HVS onsight lead

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User Profile

registered 31/Dec/11
updated 05/Jun/14


Been Climbing For
1 to 3 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E2
Winter - V
Alpine - AD
Sport - 6b

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock

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

Favourite Climbs
Heart of Darkness/New Morning
The Arrow
Little Brown Jug
Winter Traverse of the Cuillin Ridge
Minus Two Gully
Orion Face Direct
Traverse of the Weissmies

Latest Climbs
Ecliptic E1 5b
Baby Duck E1 5b
Limbo E1 5b
Lich Gates E2 5c
Central Rib VS 4b
Piton Route VS 4c
New Horizons II E2 5c
Valley Forge E2 5c
Yr Herwehla E1 5b
Shrike E2 5c
Jelly Roll E2 5b
White Slab E2 5c
Tactician HVS 5a
Deranged E2 5c
The Hole HVS 5b
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Ticklists BETA
Ultimate E2 ticklist 8%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 14%
Pembroke Rockfax Top 50 20%
Ultimate E1 ticklist 13%
UK Lonely Leads 2%
Ultimate HVS ticklist 5%
50 Best HS Routes in the UK. 6%
Cold Climbs 7%
... list all 8 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
The Devil's Appendix VI 6
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