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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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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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
Pigbag E4 5c
Kangy's Crack S 4a
Bart the Tart E1 5b
A Scary Tune E3 5b
St Huck E3 5c
Waddy's Rabbit VS 5a
5b Problem none 5a
Forest Air HS 4a
A Certain Ratio E1 5a
Release the Bats E3 5b
Spazmo/Emerging From The Tree HVS 5a
Possessed by Smaug's Wife E5 6a/b
Pandora's Box VS 4c
Pickpocket HVS 5a
The Brink of Solarity HVS 5a
... list all 993 climbs

Ticklists BETA
The Esoterica of the Mystical Bristol and Mendips Challenge 20%
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 5 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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