Keen youth. (Once upon a time)
Enduring appreciation for the subtle complexities of gritstone. (How the hell does that work?)
Recently broke the E5 barrier. (Without the need for medical intervention)
Always on the lookout for new climbing partners. (With small teams on obscure crags, rather than bus loads of top-ropers at Stanage)
Love a bit of new routing. (Ask me nicely and I might even write them up)

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The Sunny North-East

Best Climbing Experience
The thought of all the routes I've yet to do

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Yes, but what have they ever done on grit?

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 4 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Slipstones, Healaugh (Crag Willas), Windmore End, Downholme Quarry

Interests Outside Climbing

About My Photography
Sporadic and strictly amateur

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Anything Else We Should Know
Probably not

Climbster, 4 kb

User Profile

registered 20/Jan/08
updated 20/May/14


Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Bouldering - f6C+
Trad - E4
Sport - 6c+
Indoor - 7a

Worked Grades
Bouldering - V8
Trad - E5
Sport - 7a
Indoor - 7a+

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Crag/Rock
My current project on

Favourite Wall
Harrogate - If it's too wet out

Best Magazine
Climber (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
Technical highballs on grit or sandstone

Latest Climbs
Fern Crack VS 4c
Forgotten Crack VS 4c
Don's Crack E1 5b
Elastic Limit E2 6a
Boomerang VD
Central Route E1 5b
Wombat Chimney E1 5b
Christeena VS 4c
Cheat E3 5b
Leucocyte Left-hand E2 5c
Ardus MVS 4b
Little Chamonix VD
Rapunzle VS 5a
Bob the Gob VS 4c
Overlooked Crack HS 4b
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