Currently a first year computer science student at the University of Nottingham who spends all his time either studying, training at the local climbing wall or Caving.

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Pub or somewhere dark

Best Climbing Experience
Not sure but pulling off a tough ascent when convinced you are going to fall after every move is always pretty awesome.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Bizarre local crags that I had no idea about.

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 4 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Avon Gorge (North Butress), Sand grain buttress, The Rift, Holly Lane Quarry

Interests Outside Climbing
Caving, Computers, Programming, underground music, Minesweeper, Chess, StarCraft, Philosophy.

About My Photography
I always end up spending crag time climbing rather than photo taking.

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(71% superb - 21% good - 0% average - 0% poor - 7% rubbish)

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Anything Else We Should Know
I swallowed a lithium battery when I was 6.

Quarryboy, 4 kb

User Profile

registered 22/May/09
updated 17/Dec/13


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E4
Bouldering - V4
Sport - 7a+

Worked Grades
Trad - E5
Bouldering - V6

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
Avon gorge

Favourite Wall
Undercover rock

Best Magazine
Climb (UK)

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

Favourite Climbs
Yellow Edge
Le Poudin Noir
Ladder of Desire
Rancho Cucamonga

New Horizons II
Vice is Nice

The Black Riders

Disaster Area
Walking on the Moon
With Eyebrows

Unknown Wall
Giant's Cave Buttress
Wreckers' Slab
Central Rib
Mad Mags' Parasol


My staircase

Wall behind the back of the school sports hall

Latest Climbs
Snakes And Ladders (and Tunnels) HVS
Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) 1,085m
Honcho Start f6B
Bionic's Direct Low Start f6B
Viaduct Eliminate f6A+
Nozag VS 4c
Scoop Face HVS 5a
Keep Arete VS 4b
Scoop Face Direct HVS 5b
Niche Arete VS 5a
Pitoned Crack HVS 5b
Faulty Tower VS 4b
Cumbined Tactics E2 6a
The Elements HVS 5b
Tidy Up Time HVS 5b
... list all 954 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Classic Rock Climbs of Great Britain by Bill Birkett 6%
Best slab climbs of the UK 5%
Avon Gorge non-Extremes 100%
Day at the Yat 25%
... list all 4 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Atonement E7 6c
Never Trust a Lawman 7b+
Mithril E4 6a
Psykovsky's Sequins E10 7a
T.Rex E3 5c
Lay Ladye Lay 7b
Wings of Unreason E4 6a
North-East (Mittellegi) Ridge D
Mossdale Trip E6 6b
Savage God E4 5c
... list all 35 climbs

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