Under-achieving climber. Do a bit of hillwalking and backpacking also. Joined Kendal MC in 2014 which is improving my climbing.

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Best Climbing Experience
Espolon Central on the Puig Campana in Spain, despite the descent in the dark.

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Walking/canoeing/board games

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registered 12/Aug/06
updated 07/Oct/14


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

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

Worked Grades
Indoor - 7a
Bouldering - V4

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Wall
Craggy Island Guildford

I Climb...
Several times a week
All over the world

Latest Climbs
Place Fell 657m
Beda Fell 509m
Creise - Stob a'Ghlais Choire 996m
Creise 1,100m
Creise - Mam Coire Easain 1,070m
Creise - Clach Leathad 1,099m
Meall a'Bhuiridh 1,108m
North East Ridge 2
The Cobbler (Ben Arthur) 884m
Beinn Narnain 926m
Cross Fell 893m
Heron Pike 612m
Great Rigg 766m
Valkyrie VS 4c
Technical Slab HS 4a
... list all 907 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Wainwrights 73%
Nuttalls 30%
Hewitts 21%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 5%
Munros 17%
Munro Tops 12%
Corbetts 2%
Classic Rock 17%
Connoisseur's Classic Rock 7%
... list all 18 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Little Brown Jug VS 5a
Saxon E2 5c
Gimmer String E1 5b
Kipling Groove HVS 5a
Gormenghast E1 5a
The Devil's Slide HS 4a
North-East Ridge (Summer) D
Engineer's Slabs VS 4c
Lotus Flower Tower (SE face) E3 5c
Valkyrie VS 4c
... list all 14 climbs