Sheffield born , in the Peak walking / climbing from early age , steel works then Maggie dole climber in the 70s. Endless days on the grit , all the climbs on Stanage in the old guide . 200+ solos of Right Unconquerable, because it's there. Marathon walks , caving, alpine routes , Climbers Club, Fell and Rock , friend of the Alpha, Peak Climbing Club .Full on active on the hard routes for 45 years. Two years ago diagnosed with terminal Thymus cancer , unable to climb since then but still around and living across the valley from Tremadog
Best Climbing Experience Many multi crag route days, Gogarth then Cloggy , Moon ,Great Wall , Shrike or TRex and the Castell Cidwm Girdle. All the great climbers I've known and climbed with, my long term climbing partner Andy Parkin . Multi pitch rope solos on sea cliffs and mountain crags. Too many.