/ NEW ARTICLE: I Want That Job! #2 - Tom Randall - Route Setter
Read More: http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=798
I think Tom is setting some great routes and it's revitalised my climbing.
Well done Tom!
' These old holds are then taken out to the back of the centre to be jet-washed clean by some poor soul'
Yeah, sorry about that Karl - at least I gave you some credit!
Interesting to see your comment that the CWMA qualification is not needed to work in most walls: Perkins Slade would no longer include routesetting on my list of professional activities that they will insure, because I don't have a badge....
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