Simon Caldwell

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Best Climbing Experience
Failing to find the start of Piggott's Route on Beinn Eighe, accidentally climbing an unlisted line instead, and unaccountably failing to panic.

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Whitestone Cliffe

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UKC Volunteer
Photo moderator, checking new photo submissions.
Moderator for 33 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Agden Rocher, Whitestone Cliffe, Raven's Scar, Eston Nab, Peak Scar, Beacon Scar, Applegarth Scar, Becca Banks Crag, North Nab, Ingleby Incline, The Hoff, Holwick Scar, Birk Gill Crag, Silton, Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh, Lamb Hill Quarry, Creag an Dubh Loch, Orgate Scar, Tiro Llago, Picos de Santa Ana, Aguja de Bustamante, Aguja de la Canalona, Peña la Regaliz, Stob an t-Sluichd, Stuchd an Lochain, Meall Buidhe, Cam Chreag, Beinn Liath Mhor Fannaich, Meall Gorm, Beinn a'Chaorainn - North Top, Sheffield Pike, Tryfan (West Face), Sivri Dag

Interests Outside Climbing
Hill walking, Orienteering, Mountain Marathons, fell running, old guide books

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User Profile

registered 16/Jun/02
updated 11/Feb/14


Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E1
Winter - IV
Sport - 6a
Alpine - TD-

Worked Grades
Indoor - 6b

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock

Favourite Wall
York (Oaklands)

I Climb...
Several times a week
In the UK, Europe & USA

Favourite Climbs
Botterill's Slab (Scafell)
Right Angle (Gurnard's Head)
Pendulum Chimney (Chair Ladder)
The Night Watch (Whitestonecliffe)
Via Nani (Pico Urriellu)
SE Buttress Cathedral Peak (Yosemite)
Frankland's Green Crack (Almscliff)
Clachaig Gully
Last Post (Whitestonecliffe)
Gauche (Whitestonecliffe)
Spinnaker (Eavestone)
Parsons Chimney (Almscliff)
Arete Direct (Simon's Seat)
Central Buttress (Triple Buttresses of Beinn Eighe)
Bianco (Agden Rocher)
Sunset (Peel Crag)
Main Wall (Cyrn Las)
Tophet Wall (Napes)
Eagle Ridge (Lochnagar)

Latest Climbs
Central Crack Left Hand (Castle Rock South Face) VD
Central Crack ( Castle rock, south face) S 4a
Crack of Doone HS 4b
South East Arete D
South-West Ascent D
Streaky VS 5a
Capstan's Arete VS 4b
Hurricane HS 4a
Stuka, Direct VS 4c
Fifty Pumps VS 4c
Little Arthur VS 4c
It's the Truth VS 4c
Bananas, Bananas VS 4c
Bertie Bassett's Allsorts HS 4b
Baldy's Birthday D
... list all 5130 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Best Multi-pitch Severe and Hard Severe 64%
Connoisseur's Classic Rock 46%
100 More Classic British VS Climbs 19%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 31%
Heather's Multipitch Climbs 72%
Classic Rock Climbs of Great Britain by Bill Birkett 31%
UK's best Diffs and V.diffs 63%
50 Best HS Routes in the UK. 56%
Eastern Grit Jamming 47%
Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS 60%
... list all 76 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Raven Crag Gully VD
Little X VS 4b
College Grooves HS 4b
Exposure Explosion HVS 5a
Climb To The Sun HVS 4c
Griffith's Chimney HS 4a
Griffith's Chimney D
Penguin Gully III 4
Fionn Buttress VS 4c
Fingal's Flue VS 4c
... list all 53 climbs

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