Best Climbing Experience
First winter climbing weekend in Norries with Fergus in perfect weather.
Twisting Gully with Fiona and Hugo on their first winter climbing day.
Point 5 with Harry in our first season with neither of us having climbed grade IV before.
The EPIC 22 hour winter day trip to Applecross from Edinburgh taking in 3 routes with Robbie, Phil and Harry.
Perfect topless weather at Reiff and Stac Pollaidh with Holly in April and then climbing Comb Gully the following week in perfect late season conditions and weather with Rusty.
Getting past the crux after being scared on Hammer with Robbie.
South Ridge Direct with Rusty on another perfect day.
Leading first proper E2 - Bloodlust Direct
3 routes up Sron na Ciche with Lizzie on a stunning day.
Week in North Wales without a drop of rain(!) with Lizzie and Tabea.
Latching big flattie post crux on Brown's Eliminate.
Awesome day on Ben Udlaidh with Robert.
Epsilon Central Directa with Tom HS.
Relieving aching feet after topping out on the Pillar after taking an hour to lead it.
Whole Pabbay and Mingulay 2011 trip culminating in my first E3.
Bludgers Revelation with Tom HS, Becky and Robyn.
Perfect North West road trip with Tom E, Morgan, Fergus and Bolton.
Pyramid du Tacul with Robert.
Matterhorn with Robert.
Orion Direct in perfect conditions and weather with Ally.
Fun days out with the EUMC in general!
Perry and curry in The Globe in Glossop after a good day on grit.
Moderator for 9 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Creag Dubh (Newtonmore), Pavey Ark, Flat Crags, Creag na h-Eighe, Sarclet, Broad Cairn Bluffs, Suidhe Biorach, Tête de la Maye, Meall na Suiridhe
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Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years
Trad - E4
Winter - V
Sport - 7a+
Trad - E6
Sport - 7c
Trad Rock Climbing
Several times a week
In the UK
Pond Life VS 4b
Follow the Wild Geese Home VS 4c
Tumbleweed E2 5c
Minus Three Gully IV 5
Far West Gully I
The Vole Left Hand SS f6C
Main Ridge Traverse 3
Spiral Gully II
East Ridge (Winter) II
Zombie Nation 5c
The Deil 6b
Cauldron of Fire 6b
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A Lakeland E1 Odessey 24%
The V.S.+ Ticklist 15%
Hard Rock 2020 30%
The Pinnacle 43%
Ben Nevis Numbered Gullies 78%
Robin Smith Legacy 15%
Ben Nevis Gully Climbs 25%
Scotland's Mountain Ridges by Dan Bailey 37%
In the footsteps of the Cairngorm Tigers 13%
Cairngorm Winter Climbs 20%
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The Ocean of Air Finish E4 6a
Nimrod E1 5c
Endless Flight E5 6a
Reproduction E6 6b
Primal Dream E5 6a
Statue of Liberty E4 5c
King Kong E2 5c
The Bat E2 5b
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