A climber with the biggest arm span you will ever have seen.
I prefer to climb long boulder problems that blur the distinction between a route and a climb.

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Best Climbing Experience
Onsighting a cave climb in Antalya :-)
Putting up a new sport climb in Wanaka, bagging the worlds hardest V4 boulder problem and sending V9 without knowing..
Rocklands, Rocklands & Rocklands!!!

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Training, training and bouldering

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bouldering newzealand on 29-Nov-14

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Interests Outside Climbing
Gym training, running, wildlife, photography, popular science, fine brandy (Remmy Martin XO Premier Cru if your asking), wine, classical music, science fiction film/literature.

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registered 25/Sep/07
updated 10/Oct/13


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Bouldering - f7C+

Worked Grades
Bouldering - f8A
Sport - 7c

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Crag/Rock
Flock Hill/Gramps/Rocklands
Sandstone (hard)

Favourite Wall
The Biscuit Factory &The Westway

Best Magazine
Alpinist (US)

I Climb...
Most days
All over the world

Favourite Climbs
Mobeus - the finest V8 in the world :-)
Secret of Slow Twitch Motion - my first V9
Quake Sit-start (V7) - Tension
power & poise then a cracking romp up an easy V4 jug run!
Haribo Boulder (V9) - Tension
Think Tank (V4) - One of the finest if not the finest problem of that grade I have ever done!

Latest Climbs
Crash 'n' Gurn V6 6b
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