/ NEWS: The God Delusion (IX,9) Repeated
"Forget the notion of easy introductory pitches on Beinn Bhan. As soon as you are five metres up this wall you feel exposed and committed..."
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What a fantastic way with words Martin has!
"While Pete squatted in his tiny alcove cursing and swearing like a demented Troll" The piles will do that to you :-)
Inspirational stuff from these two and it's only mid December.
Surely a Red Bull aided ascent is unethical in these enlightened times?
Your name is Calum Nicholl and I claim my 'Drytoolers Guide to Grit' as a prize. ;-)
Nice one Pete and Martin. Very good.
Great report and pictures but you really need to get your place-name proof reading sorted out!
Jeeeesus, that's a long day. Well done!
I particularly like the description of you cursing like a troll!
Brilliant effort. Well done.
ps Haribo should be main sponsors of London 2012
Here G, that doesnt sound like me now does it:)
Mighty stuff. I think 'Red Rooster' is probably fine due to the lack of David Lama connotations. You didn't place any bolts did you?!
superb effort on God Delusion by the way
Nope. Not even slightly. Never ever heard a single profanity uttered - I think Martin must be using a large dose of poetic license.
A fantastic dry tooling achievement.
Are you not meant to be studying for exams Calum?
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