27th March 2017
James: multi-pitch trad, & sport climbing
A great weekend with client James from London. James wanted to know more about multi-pitch trad climbing and sport climbing. I decided on Wintours Leap in The Wye Valley and the weather was glorious. My photo shows 2 unkown climbers on one of the new sport routes in Woodcroft quarry.
24th March 2017
Andy passes SPA
Andy came to me for his Single Pitch Award (SPA) reassessment. He needed reassessment on group abseil set-ups and problem solving. I chose Wintours Leap in The Wye Valley and put Andy through his paces. He performed well and will make a good SPA instructor. Andy brought his friend TJ along to be...
18th March 2017
The Warehouse & Woodcroft
A fun few hours with 5 good Warehouse instructors. They needed a, teaching lead climbing session but they were fine and ready for their assessment. The following day I was with Anna in Woodcroft quarry at Wintours Leap in The Wye Valley. A bit chilly but we managed a few climbs before we...
13th March 2017
Symonds Yat, Wintours Leap, good weather
The end of the week saw me back at Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean working for The Leadership Trust. Great fun and not to cold. At the weekend I had 2 clients Carolina from Portugal and David from Germany. They wanted sport climbing & multi-pitch climbing. We went to Wintours Leap in The Wye...
9th March 2017
Andy SPA refresher, Jon inspirational!
A great week so far. Andy Evrard wanted to brush up on his Single Pitch Award (SPA) before booking his reassessment so on Monday we went to Wintours Leap in The Wye Valley where I put Andy through his paces. He did well and we even managed a trad climb, E1 5b between the showers. Tuesday and...
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Tony is sponsored by Sub Zero Technology
I was hugely impressed and inspired by Tony Penning. His style of delivery was excellent and I enjoyed every minute. Richard CWA candidate.