I enjoy most forms of climbing, but I guess my best style would be a long single-day trad route in the mountains, preferably at E2 or E3. Other sports include running and skiing (when I live somewhere where there is snow!) I'm also a historian, and just finished my PhD on rambling and mountaineering in England and Germany between 1890 and 1914.

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Best Climbing Experience
Either Central Pillar on Esk Buttress on a perfect day, with no-one else around, and a great partner; Or The Moon and Kalahari on Gogarth on the same day...

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User Profile

registered 14/May/06
updated 03/Jan/12

Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E4
Winter - V
Sport - 7a
Ice - WI5

Worked Grades
Sport - 7b

Favourite Crag/Rock
High Tor

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

Latest Climbs
Pull My Daisy E2 5c
The Rat Race E3 5c
Jabberwok Variation VS 4c
Right-Hand Crack VS 4b
Right Wall VS 4c
Razor Edge HS
First Advantage HVS 5a
Cygnet Chewer 5c
Calcutta Traverse f6A+
Mistral Start f6B
Traversed to Scrack f5+
Scrack f3+
Runnel Rouser f5
Crinkly Wall f6A
Left Slab f4
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