Hailing originally from the North West, I decided to take up climbing after moving to...East Anglia. Yeah, I know. Currently London based, and former President of the North London Mountaineering Club.
Best Climbing Experience Astral Stroll (E1) - a ridiculous climb, made even more so by a team ahead of us bailing off, giving their gear to passing kayakers and then jumping in the sea in their undies to swim back to the start.
Best Onsights Sport - 7a+ Bouldering - f6B Trad - E2 Winter - II
Worked Grades Sport - 7b Bouldering - f6C Trad - E4
Main Sport/Activity Trad Rock Climbing
Favourite Crag/Rock Dinas Cromlech Welsh igneous
Favourite Wall Indoor is training, nothing more
I Climb... Most days In the UK, Europe & USA
Latest Climbs Buachaille Etive Mor - Stob Dearg 1,022m North Face Route S Agag's Groove (Summer) VD Barry the Builder f6A The Dude f6C The Big Lebowski f7A Diamond Face Route E1 5b Black Zone (boulder problem) f5+ Razorback (Boulder Problem) f7A Romancing The Stone (Boulder Problem) f7A White Horses E2 6a Murphy's Law HVS 5a Carnival of Folly E1 5b Ordinary Route S Crann Tara E3 5c ... list all 2544 climbs
Ticklists Classic Rock 51% Top 25 UKC Wishlist Rock Climbs 36% The best the UK has to offer for mere mortals (apart from the lakes cos its always wet) 25% Munros 6% Extreme Rock 2% The 100 Best UK VS routes? 13% Hard Rock 2020 10% Snowdonia and The Lakes Classic Rock Summer Challenge 58% Trad climbs for sport climbers 4% Preparation for the Resurrection 10% ... list all 19 ticklists
Climbs Wishlist Tigers Don't Cry HVS 5b Comes the Dervish E3 5c Leg Slip E1 5b In the Gallery HVS 5a Touche Pussycat E1 5c Easy Rider E1 5b No Musketeers (Direct Finish) E1 5c No Musketeers HVS 5a The Laughing Cavaliers HVS 5a Bitter Battle Tears HVS 5a ... list all 18 climbs