Best Climbing Experience The list is long and varied. but it always comes down to commitment and adventure:
Mt Aspiring SW ridge, New Zealand with borrowed gear and a guy I just met.
Taking a big whipper on the crux of gogarth.
Cautley Spout done after work like climbing a melting snow ball in a waterfall tremendous.
The Devil's Appendix (nuff said)
Driving to scotland kipping in the car, doing a hard route, getting a wee bit stocious, drive home next day. classic
New routing in Iceland
New routing North Wales
Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic Yorkshire 5c (a grade that covers everything) In other words you can do it or you can't the grade means nothing. Its a Pex grade (add one to to yorkshire 5c)
It looks in condition to me
These boots are too tight. Conditions are just too wrong. Barksdale where's my shoe
Interests Outside Climbing Taking pictures of anything that amuses me, trying to travel on every different form of transport there is, Shouting at the telly, The old cliche; films, Video games, Wiess Beer.
About My Photography Generally done with a beat up old Nikon EM
or with a new Olympus mju 720 WP which had now broken yes folks a bash proof camera that got a tap and broke!! Now I use one of those Panasonics with Linux lens which has also broken and it back to the Olympus Tough 820.