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31 Oct 2014

The first episode in a three-part series with Marmot PROs Steve McClure and Leah Crane. In this episode, we look at one of Steve's favourite early hard trad repeats, **The Mau Mau, E4 6a** in the Dinorwig Slate mines close to Llanberis. The area is steeped in heritage and culture and also presents a unique climbing style that is justifiably notorious and globally famous. Read more

Marmot athletes Steve McClure and Leah Crane, 39 kb

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