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Topic - GUEST EDITORIAL: Motivations? by Nick Bullock

"There are those who struggle up V-diff's at Birchens who actually climb far harder, and far more at the edge of their own personal boundaries than many slick E-grade leaders..."

"Logo-splattered, sterile and posed pictures in magazines are becoming frequent. They offend me - more and more I find myself questioning motives..."

"Winter climbing in Britain should be hard, cold, uncomfortable and beautiful: Shafts of light cutting through clouds, searing hot-aches, shimmering lochs seen from a distant summit, shivering on a belay stance in clouds of spindrift... ...it should not be for people who need a glamorous article to turn the Ben in to a fashion show."


Nick Bullock sticks his neck out and tells us what he really thinks in this passionate and thought-provoking Guest Editorial.

Read More: http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=996
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