Can generally be found using reach and brute force to avoid employing technique, although I'm currently weak as a kitten and developing a fondness for balancy awkwardness. Despite having read the guidebook, watched the video on youtube and spent hours discussing beta on the route I'm still claiming the onsight as I'm almost certainly lost.

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Best Climbing Experience
Well I'm still alive so none of them could have been that bad.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
People discuss climbing on this forum? Politics, quackery, pseudo-science and a why French sport grades are so much easier in France than in the UK. I am on a personal quest to spread the joy of the T grade, the greatest climbing innovation since the unbreakable wine glass.

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Currently at number 28 in the Top 40 Posters.

Interests Outside Climbing
Cycling, drinking, stupidity not just in that order

About My Photography
Mostly with a camera phone as I never remember to take a proper camera with me.

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Anything Else We Should Know

+Me on Trapeze (HVS 5a) at Bosigran, Cornwall, 69 kb

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registered 08/Aug/06
updated 02/Jan/13


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E1
Bouldering - V3
Sport - 6c
Indoor - 6c

Worked Grades
Indoor - 7a+
Bouldering - V5
Trad - E1

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
Something nice and sunny

Favourite Wall
TCA or the Castle

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