/ NEWS: Christmas Quiz 2019 - The Answers
Thank you to all 1133 of you who took part in our 2019 Christmas Quiz - our highest number of entries ever! Congratulations to Lemony who placed 1st with a score of 80%. Raffle winners will be selected at random from the list of entrants and contacted this week. You can still take part in the quiz if you missed it...just stop scrolling now!
In my best Letters to the Editor voice...
Some well sneaky questions in there! 5 and 19 particularly so.
Can anyone show me where I'm going wrong with Q5? The big bang has had three ascents according to the original article. Carson, McHaffie and Twyford. So repeats is then two, but it looks like the answer is three?
You're right, thought I'd changed it before posting but it's 2. The right answer was set to 2 in the quiz anyway.
I thought you were being cheeky since Caff climbed it twice.
Thanks for the reply. Thought I was losing the plot! 😁
Well yeah there is that...but since it's not very widely known I decided to stick to ascensionists! Should really have put ascensionists rather than ascents...
Is there a trophy?
The end of days! Up is down, black is white and Ondra has fallen off a 7a sport route. Twice. The incident was filmed in Croatia at the climbing area of Istria and it's a shocking watch. Later on in the film, Ondra manages to casually onsight a few 8b+ routes,...