Nick Colton of the BMC described Alan:
He was perhaps best known for the book Mountaineering – from Hillwalking to Alpine Climbing (1966) published by Penguin books that many people simply called Blackshaw's Mountaineering. It was the seminal text of its day that was regarded by many as the Bible of climbing and mountaineering."
WHEN: Monday 26th Nov. 2012, 6.30 pm
WHERE: Royal Marines Reserves 351 Merton Road, Southfields, London SW18 5JX
Big news from the world of extreme fell running, where Jim Mann continues to push the boundaries. Today (21st February) he... Read more
Toshi Takeuchi has made the first ascent of Kuzan at Mie in Japan. Toshi, who has climbed several ~8C's calls this hard for the... Read more