Dave MacLeod Online Climbing Coachby Mick Ryan Aug/2006
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The latest articles include When is climbing off-season?, New to climbing? the basics, and Specific technique - feet are for pulling too!. One that caught my eye was entitled, Perspective - a culture of low standards and included these nuggets of wisdom.
“It is quite amazing how much we are influenced by the people around us and their habits. It happens in every sphere of life (I could give thousands of examples but a moments thought will surely reveal them). Climbing is no different.” and concludes..“Yes, believe it or not if you spend all your time climbing with good climbers (good in some respect, not necessarily grade, maybe just effort level) it rubs off on you without you even knowing it.”
I'm sure all readers at UKClimbing.com will be pointing their browsers (Online Climbing Coach) to this wealth of climbing wisdom. Nice one Dave.
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