john morrissey

been climbing for 25 years but only seriously been attempting hard climbs for the past two/three. I am slowly, very slowly moving up through the 7s in sport and attempting to regaiin my E4 highpoint from 1989.

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Location
Manchester

Best Climbing Experience
Climbing in Ceuse last summer, Getting scared crapless in 1986 on Mousetrap after finding that there actually are no pegs or fixed grear just rust. Also climbing in the Dolomites at Tre Cima.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
how to get better before I am too old!

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Interests Outside Climbing
motorcycles, guitar, training.

About My Photography
Have small compact cameras but just take snaps.

Anything Else We Should Know
not really!


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User Profile

registered 17/May/05
updated 26/Feb/12

Age
38

Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E4
Sport - 6c+

Worked Grades
Sport - 7a+

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
The Cromlech, High Tor
Rhyolite

Favourite Wall
any really

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

Favourite Climbs
Left Wall
Comes the Dervish
Main Wall Cyrn Llas ( not sure about the spelling)
Vector
Silly Arete
Gogarth
Face Route
coventry Street.

Latest Climbs
Mousetrap E2 5a
Central Crack HVS 5a
Moov Over 6b
Have A Cow 6a+
Who Sat On My Satsuma? 6a
A Life Of Grime 6a
Fun In The Sun 6a+
Subterranean Homesick Blues 6a+
Tombstone Blues 6a
The Shield 6c
Wheels On Fire 6a+
Fone Booth Connection 6b+
Inertia Syndrome Revisited 6a+
Intruder 5c
The Trouble With Girls 6b+
... list all 20 climbs

Ticklists BETA
... not setup

Climbs Wishlist
Digitron E2 5c
A Bitter Pill 6b+
A Cunning Plan 6b+
Back Yard Holiday 6c+
Delta Force 6c+
She's a Beach 7a
Gravity 7b
The Last Waltz 7a+
The Minimum 7a
A Touch of Class E2 5c
... list all 13 climbs