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

Recent Postings

HVS in pembrokeshire on 03-Sep-14
Racking Wires on 03-Sep-14
Sony RX100 ii on 28-Aug-14

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User Profile

registered 31/Dec/11
updated 12/Sep/14


Been Climbing For
1 to 3 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E2
Winter - V
Alpine - D+
Sport - 6b

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock

Best Magazine
Climb (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
Heart of Darkness/New Morning
Indy 500
Little Brown Jug
Winter Traverse of the Cuillin Ridge
Minus Two Gully
Orion Face Direct
Traverse of the Weissmies
North Ridge of the Weissmies
Fleche Rousse
Tour Ronde North Face

Latest Climbs
The Fifth Appendage E1 5b
Venus Flytrap E2 5c
Asafoetida E1 5b
Eclipse VS 4b
The Devil's Slide HS 4a
Dexter VS 4c
Redspeed E2 5c
Devil's Spine VS 4b
Satan's Slip E1 5a
Quatermass E2 5c
The Flying Buttress M
Double Diamond HVS 5b
Shangri-La S 4a
Marion HS 4b
Ben S 4a
... list all 441 climbs

Ticklists BETA
UK Lonely Leads 5%
Ultimate E1 ticklist 14%
Ultimate E2 ticklist 8%
50 Best HS Routes in the UK. 10%
Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif 5%
Hard Rock 7%
Ultimate HVS ticklist 8%
Batoux's 100 finest routes in the Mont Blanc massif 5%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 14%
Pembroke Rockfax Top 50 20%
... list all 11 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
The Devil's Appendix VI 6
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