I'd rather be climbing

Indoor sport punter turned outdoor bouldering punter.

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South Shields N/E England

Best Climbing Experience
Costa Brava 2010, warm temperatures (mostly) nice rock and excellent craic. The cave belay on Prats, then taking the exposed second pitch out of the belay cave to the top.

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About My Photography
It's getting there, spain was a real eye opener and I learned a lot about framing a photo and being patient to get what I wanted in a photo, also I got to take photos while hanging off some slings which is just the coolest thinig ever.

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Never eat yellow snow.

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User Profile

registered 12/Dec/06
updated 13/Jan/14


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - VD
Bouldering - f6C
Sport - 6b
Indoor - 6c+

Worked Grades
Trad - HS
Bouldering - f7A
Sport - 6b
Indoor - 6c+

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Crag/Rock

Favourite Wall
Byker (either of them)

Best Magazine
Climb (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
Sloper Masterclass - Shaftoe

Carmen - Orihuela
Costa Brava

Prats - Marin
Costa Brava

Latest Climbs
Intermittent Crack f5+
Starboard f5
Wolf f6B
Galley Wall (sit start) f6A
Galley Wall (standing start) f4+
Magic Fluting f5
Sloper Masterclass f5+
Pocket Wall (problem 53) f5+
Wake Up Call 6b
Who Sat On My Satsuma? 6a
Five Years and Waiting 4a
Sludge Money 4a
Oh To Lie In 5a
Dawn's Chorus 4a
Slumberland 5a
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