/ NEWS: James McHaffie - New Slate F8b
James has now climbed virtually every route on Welsh slate, ticking all the hardest lines including: The Very Big and The Very Small F8b+, Misogynist's Discharge F8a+, Bobby's Groove F8a+ and his own amazing line The Serpent Vein F8b. The only line remaining is the super classic Johnny Dawes test-piece; The Quarryman - E8 (6c,6b,6c,7a).
Could James be the first to climb this infamous line ground-up and really become 'The Quarryman'? Given his current form...
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Is he wearing a pair of "retro" loons in that picture?
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