Been climbing since 1967, I'm a slow developer. Still as keen as ever, though. .
I climb mainly with wife Ann.Generally prefer bouldering these days.

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Best Climbing Experience
Four days dossing out at the Shelterstone in perfect weather. Did Needle, Steeple, Haystack & Pin. Does getting royally pissed in Aviemore afterwards count as a "climbing experience?"

Watching my partner float up Golden Slipper as her first Lakes HVS.

Finally taking a sufficiently deep breath and committing to Crescent Arete.

A wonderful day on Pillar doing Thanatos/Electron.

Warm summer days at Reiff.

Evening Wings,Venom Boulders,Skye.On a cool October afternoon with the Cuillin as backdrop.Rocking up,every muscle screaming and feeling my weight come onto my....left.....foot.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Anything that doesn't involve TPS. And top roping isn't climbing, it's exercise. :-)

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Interests Outside Climbing
The usual suspects. Reading, music. I write a little, too.

About My Photography

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Anything Else We Should Know
Originally from Bolton but spent most of my 'adult' years in Scotland.

Sherlock, 2 kb

User Profile

registered 25/Nov/00
updated 19/Sep/13


Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E3
Bouldering - V4
Winter - V

Worked Grades
Indoor - 7a+
Sport - 6b+

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Crag/Rock
Scafell East

Favourite Wall
Tubby Taylor's garage

Best Magazine
Climber (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
I don't have enough time to list them

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