/ Climbing prezzies you've receveived
So far a rab infinity endurance jacket and a HH merino top, my old one got ripped beyond repair!
Got some presents from my Mum to arrive, I asked her for a helmet cam (yeah yeah yeah I know, but it's for self assement, atleast that's what I tell myself)
mmmm... maybe my socks are not that great..........
winter vomiting. Dirty feckin relatives. Flat coke never tasted so good
Not unwrapped anything yet although I did buy myself a couple of warthogs and some dmm ice hooks and some new gaiters. Since purchasing I have cursed the lakeland weather
Flight to Spain in February half term. Sunshine anyone ?
Hello again, happy Christmas. Well I was on a ski trip around those dates, but seen as I've just handed my notice in at work to go and work for myself, my holidays are now my own, I would be able to manage a climbing trip as long as I found that we were happy sitting on ledges together and it was on a proper northern climbers budget.
Montane Punk Balaclava - makes me look like Spiderman 8-)
> Flight to Spain in February half term. Sunshine anyone ?
Sorry?? What's that??
A ficking icescraper with a brush on it.
Switches!!! ;-> (Not out yet though, so have to be patient...) and an ultrapod mini for taking better night time walkin/out photies. Feeding The Rat and realising my rat is hungry and I need a job where I can go on an exped once or twice a year. A book on advice for how to sail solo around the world. Jura, Jura Superstition and a pork pie (climbing, whisky and pork pies are hand in hand.)
Lots of beer - for the apres climb I presume.
70L haulbag from the inlaws. new harness with some cash from the grandparents.
Mammut smart belay device and krab Plus western grit guide book :) My partner is good, although she refused to buy me a shorter rope, but I'm more than happy with my gifts, western grit was a good surprise; now to start ticking the boxes.
5+6 straight ups in Fontainebleau and an Alpkit Filo jacket in electric blue :) very happy
They are cool, my lad has a few. Look up to see if you can modify them to make them more powerful :) I've stripped two of my lads down to up the power.
Meco base layer, merino liner gloves, spinner leash and some airtecs!!!!
Bring on the snow!!
A screwgate krab, down booties and I bought myself a ME Eclipse Hoodie with Xmas tips from my customers.
An sunto altimeter watch
Over the Moors
Yorkshire Gritstone Vol1 Almscliff to Slipstones
a finger board so planning to become a savage for summer.... or blow all my tendons to pieces :)
A Whillans harness!
Not climbing related, but pretty special to me...
A day driving a Ferrari, a Lamborghini and an Aston Martin.
Advanced motorcycle test
Two track days with Jamie Whitham
Pretty awesome presents if you ask me :)
I got a pair of 5 10 camp fours and a set of torque nuts. All in all very happy :)
Oh and an altimeter watch :-D
I got a chalk bag :-)
The missus somehow arranged a signed copy of Andy KP's Cold wars which I am very very pleased with!
Hehe, only problem is I had to buy them myself
> The missus somehow arranged a signed copy of Andy KP's Cold wars which I am very very pleased with!
If she'd looked really hard she could have got an unsigned one. Maybe next time...
The Christmas present haul this year was mostly climbing related so I am looking forward to the weather improving. Possibly the most amazing present was an Exped Megamat 10LXW which is more comfy than a comfortable thing, I am looking forward to spending some time on that.
Please say you are joking! I got a grigri 2 so you can enjoy a nice firm catch when you fall off. Fancy some sport climbing?
A straight pint glass and a mug. Each with a resin climbing hold attached to the side as a handle. 10/10 to the kids for effort on that one.
If you're a Royal Marine, they are the definitive 'Wet hold'
I got two lovely new half ropes.....that say single rope on them. Bugger!
He clearly has no idea, but I'd never tell him!
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