Jon Read

aka Readza. Used to run the Grit List in the good old days of freedom.

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Location
Cheap part of Cheshire

Best Climbing Experience
Untying.

Recent Postings

Buoux in December on 26-Sep-14

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 4 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Hen Cloud, Bosley Cloud, Buoux, Guignoterie

Interests Outside Climbing
Rockeries.

About My Photography
It's just light.

Photo Gallery
Click to view Jon Read's gallery. (85 photos)
Chosen as the Featured Gallery on 19-Jul-05.
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Click to list photo comments written by me. (361 comments)
I've voted for 8,143 photos, average vote 3.5.
(16% superb - 35% good - 36% average - 9% poor - 2% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
Life is short, and finds sit-starts easy.

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User Profile

registered 26/Jun/01
updated 19/Jul/12

Age
41

Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E5
Sport - 7b+
Bouldering - V8

Worked Grades
Trad - E7
Sport - 8a
Bouldering - V8

Favourite Crag/Rock
(man-hours) Hen Cloud
Sandstone (hard)

Favourite Wall
Me garage.

I Climb...
Several times a year

Favourite Climbs
Sunset Slab
Left Wall
Caricature Direct
Make It Snappy
Master Of Reality
(Gritstone)

The Screamer
Crack of Desire
Grooved Slab
(Sandstone)

Rose de Sables
Les Mains Sales
Reve du Papillon
(Weird molass limestone)

Los Baquerous
(Corsican Granite)

Latest Climbs
Tiger's Wall VS 5a
Scorpion VS 4c
His Eminence (start only) f6B
Golden Pillar E1 5b
Grooved Slab VS 4a
Magic in the Air (Original) E5 6b
Flower Power f6C
Baloo HS 4b
Pinnacle Face HVS 5c
Hara-Kiri HVS 5a
Long Bow VS 4c
Bowstring HVS 5b
The End VS 4c
Twin Cracks S 4a
The Lion King HVS 5c
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Ticklists BETA
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Climbs Wishlist
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