Tim Chappell

Currently Professor of Cunning at The University of Life.

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Location
Dundee/ Milton Keynes

Best Climbing Experience
The Rum Cuillin from Harris with BB, 3.5.14

New routing in Angus

The Dubhs Ridge with a boat-trip in from Elgol, with Bill Barron, 8.9.2013: 3h30 from Loch Coruisk to Sg. Dubh an Da Bheinn

Stac Pollaidh complete ridge and Suilven complete ridge on successive days with Alastair and Bill Barron, June 2012

Nadelhorn, Bishorn, Ulrichshorn with Dave Ball and Richard Hughes, July 2011

Lagginhorn W ridge, solo, 2.8.2011

D Gully Buttress and Agag's Groove, 1.7.11, with DB

Pinnacle Ridge of Sgurr nan Gillean and Clach Glas traverse, 11-12.6.11, with Bill Barron

The Cuillin traverse, June 19-20 2010, N to S, with BB: TD Gap sidled, and a world record slow time for this route (31h 25m), but two fabulous days in the best hills in Britain is what I care about

The White Line with Steve Garbutt and Chris Dale, March 2010

Seconding my first E1 (Death Cap, E1 5a***, Earnsheugh), September 2007, with Henning Wackerhage

Biancograt, Piz Bernina, August 2007, with Adam Henly

Smith's Route, Ben Nevis, March 2007, with HW

Squareface, Beinn a' Bhuird, July 2006, with HW

Eagle Ridge, Lochnagar, June 2006, with HW and AH

Castor, Monte Rosa range, August 2005, with HW

Observatory Ridge, Ben Nevis, in Alpine conditions, January 2005, with HW

(Half way up) Mt Shuksan, WA USA, March 2003, with the British Columbia Climbing Club

Integrity, Sron na Ciche, in the sunshine, July 2002, with Eric Olson

Mt Lendenfeld, Cook range, NZ, January 2001, with Hugh Barnard

All 9 Fannaich Munros, Wester Ross, May 1991, alone

Pen Y Ghent in deep snow, January 1976, with a clutch of uncles

Holcombe Hill, Lancashire (numerous ascents before 1970, with various artists)

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
most of them except grit and grades

Recent Postings

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Currently at number 37 in the Top 40 Posters.

Personal Webpage
http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/philosophy/chappell.shtml


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Anything Else We Should Know
They used to farm ostriches in Aberdeenshire.

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User Profile

registered 29/Jan/07
updated 07/May/14

Age
97

Best Onsights
Winter - V
Trad - VS

Worked Grades
Indoor - 6b+

Main Sport/Activity
Skiing/Snowboarding

Favourite Crag/Rock
The Ben
Limestone

I Climb...
Most weekends
In the UK & Europe


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