This coming Saturday, August 20th, will see the fifth annual Deep Water Soloing Festival. Deep Water Soloing (DWS) has captured the attention of most climbers, even celebrities like Jack Osbourne and Chris Sharma are into it. If you haven't yet had a go this is your big chance and in the company of some of the most accomplished DWS experts in the UK. Mike Weeks' outfit, X1 Sports, will be hosting the festival at Connor Cove, Swanage in Dorset (aka as Fisherman's Ledge, see the Rockfax route database here and more specifically the Conger area here.
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