uphillnow

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Retired. Fairly free to climb and out several times a week. Leading about HVS/E1 in 2018 and 6B/6B+. Diagnose with Myeloma in November so see how it goes after treatment is completed. Still got some routes I want to tick on swiss granite or in Scotland. Sport climb like a multi pitch trad climber, cant be arsed to work routes!

Location
, west yorkshire

Best Climbing Experience
first long alpine routes in Chamonix in early years of climbing. Many of the routes in the Wilder Kaiser, Bregaglia and especially the routes on mountain crags in Scotland.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
anything climbing related except bouldering

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Interests Outside Climbing
Mountain biking, mountain walking

About My Photography
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Cyrn Las Main Wall climbed in 1964

Cyrn Las Main Wall climbed in 1964
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Busy day on the Peigne.

Busy day on the Peigne.
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One day someone will invent climbing harnesses.

One day someone will invent climbing harnesses.
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Centre Post Direct. Waiting on the stance above the crux pitch

Centre Post Direct. Waiting on the stance above the crux pitch
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Piz Cengalo in 1980

Piz Cengalo in 1980
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Bivy on summit of Petite Dru

Bivy on summit of Petite Dru
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The Narrows on Point 5

The Narrows on Point 5
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White Slab ascent in early 80's

White Slab ascent in early 80's
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Anything Else We Should Know
MIC 1976 (retired). Many of routes listed done years ago (first time). Dates entered are often approx and then hopefully edited later to give actual date from old diary/record found. First climbed rock routes in 1959 and winter routes March 1960.Hill walked from about 1956.


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