Real name, John Camateras. Grew up in Greece. Picked up the nickname whilst on a holiday in Mallorca a few years ago. Married to Mell and father to George and Jessica. Originally started posting as Rockcam. Height 5"6 with a +1 ape index.

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Best Climbing Experience
Numerous; first ever lead, first hard solo, first sea cliff, first mountain route, first sport route, first new route. I'm still getting a real kick out of climbing.

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Moderator for 2 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Moorside Rocks, Stone Edge

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registered 26/Jun/01
updated 17/Jun/14


Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E5
Sport - 7a
Indoor - 7b
Bouldering - V6

Worked Grades
Indoor - 7b+

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock

Favourite Wall

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

Latest Climbs
Button Moon V2 5c
White Noise F.M. E2 6a
Foaming jug HVS 5b
Crowbar V1 5b
Gordon Brown Superhero V1 5a
Wilfred Prickles VS 5a
Tacitation VS 5a
St. Ivel VS 4c
Ace Sharp Arete V3 6a
Nowt about Change 6b
Onwards and Upwards 6a+
Dreamcatcher 6c
Creamsnatcher 6b
Route II HS 4b
Maggie HVS 5a
... list all 728 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Best slab climbs of the UK 12%
Stanage VS Challenge (1989 Guide) 75%
BMC Stanage The Red Circuit 67%
... list all 4 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Arch Slab VS 4c
Multiple Pillars of Pleasure HVS
Sharp Practice 6a
Gibbon's Gambol E2 5c
Booby Prize E6 6b
Dawson Whyte Knuckle Ride VS 4c
Earthly Powers E2 5c
Seal VS 4c
Entropy 6c
Lady Jane E2 5b
... list all 1264 climbs