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Preparing for the ice climbing season!
© Adam Booth, Feb 2007
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Climbers: Roel Driesen
Camera used: Canon EOS 400D
ah, but did it help, Adam?
How does straw-stack climbing compare?!!!!
KA - 18/Feb/07
Not sure if it helped or not... but its great fun anyway!
Adam Booth - 19/Feb/07
I've always thought of doing that but never got round to it, do axes and poons hold well on hay/straw?
Swain16 - 06/May/07
Its very weird - they hold really well! It's similar to real ice climbing, so makes for good practice when the weather's warm.
Adam Booth - 08/May/07
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I thought I was the only person who'd ever tried this. I concur..great fun but you need to climb the bales on hte short edges....I had a "moment" when climbing a bale on a long edge and it started to topple over towards me...luckily I managed to take my weight off before it toppled too far...would have been crushed !! I was also picking bits of sraw out of clothes for weeks afterwards.
Marky Mark - 18/Feb/09