Offwidth

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Offwidth climber, shape, views and humour. Often obsessive on lower grades, especially on grit: BMC guidebook worker and see also the lower-grade peak grit website I've co-authored below. Also an academic and was a student club equipment secretary for over a decade. I like my food and drink, especially in the later category Timothy Taylor's Landlord and Ardbeg.

Best Climbing Experience
Topping out on Ancient Art, Utah, at the exact turn of the Millenium UK time.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Grit; grades; sandbags; style & ethics; students & clubs; qualifications & training; winter climbing; lower grade climbing world-wide, especially: US, Spain and Scotland; esoterica (climbing or otherwise).

Recent Postings

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Personal Webpage
http://offwidth.uptosummit.com

Interests Outside Climbing
Family; travel; literature and cinema; sport; food & drink; engineering, science & technology; UCU.

About My Photography
Most of my photos were posted to answer questions on routes from the forums. Hopefully some are OK but its not intended to be a showcase of my work.

Photo Gallery

Quebec City, VS 4c,  Bamford

Quebec City, VS 4c, Bamford
© Offwidth

Some Mans Joy? VS 5a

Some Mans Joy? VS 5a
© Offwidth

Never discount anything on Verandah Buttress

Never discount anything on Verandah Buttress
© Offwidth

Mike Garten on his prepracticed solo of the SE arete of the Alport Stone, E6 6c**

Mike Garten on his prepracticed solo of the SE arete of the Alport Stone, E6 6c**
© Offwidth

Lynn finishing her 40th Birthday climbs on Editor's Note

Lynn finishing her 40th Birthday climbs on Editor's Note
© Offwidth

Sarah on Bramleys Traverse

Sarah on Bramleys Traverse
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The File (VS 4c), Higgar Tor

The File (VS 4c), Higgar Tor
© Offwidth

Lynn on Jacobs Ladder/Via Media

Lynn on Jacobs Ladder/Via Media
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