Richard Baynes

I am a 35-year-old E6 climber trapped inside the body of a somewhat lesser and older performer. I am awaiting age-reassignment surgery on the NHS to match up body and mind. Given that rejuvenation is unlikely, I would guess this would involve sticking a needle in my brain and twirling it around a bit.

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Location
Glasgow

Best Climbing Experience
Mount Kenya; A weekend taking in Etive Slabs, Ledge Route and Ardverikie Wall; Chair Ladder - South Face Direct; SC Gully in April.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Why moving to somewhere with great climbing doesn't always mean you do lots of climbing; Are Climbing Walls the Work of The Devil?

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Personal Webpage
http://www.richardbaynes.com/

Articles by Richard Baynes

Interests Outside Climbing
Surfing. Soup. The psychology of fear. Gravy. Fish.

About My Photography
Taking pictures so often gets in the way of actually doing memorable things. But now I've got sod-all pictures and my memory's on the slide...

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User Profile

registered 26/Feb/06
updated 11/Nov/13

Age
99

Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Winter - IV
Trad - HVS

Worked Grades
Trad - M

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
Arapiles
Gabbro

Favourite Wall
The one in my hall

I Climb...
Once a month
In the UK

Favourite Climbs
The ones I don't mess up on.