27th April 2016
Climbing Wall Award Abseil Module
I don't run many Climbing Wall Award Abseil Modules but when I do they are always fun. Yesterday was no exception when I ran a module for 4 good instructors at The Warehouse in Gloucester. No photos but one of them posted on Facebook.
25th April 2016
Abseil for World Challenge
Sunday and the venue was Uphill quarry near Weston Super Mare. UCR Bristol had employed me to supervise a group abseil for World Challenge. I had 5 very able instructors and they had 80 keen abseilers. It took all day but it was fun and the views were fantastic. My photo shows one of the...
24th April 2016
Getting back into the swing
Saturday saw me at Joes High Ropes Course near Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean. Joe needed an assessment for 5 of his staff. All 5 had real groups and 4 got through. 1 just needs a bit more practice. My photo shows a client enjoying! the zip wire.
21st April 2016
Forest of Dean & the wonderful Wye Valley
Spent a nice couple of hours with Joe from Beechenhurst in The Forest of Dean planning his staffs assessment on the ropes course. But the highlight of recent times was climbing with Sarah Jane at Wyndcliffe quarry in The Wye Valley. I havn't been climbing for 2 months so found it tough but just...
8th April 2016
Out at last, Symonds Yat of course
Yesterday was my first day out for some weeks, I've been a poorly boy. Tom at Far Peak climbing centre needed my help with a group of talented youngsters at Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean. I took charge of set-ups Tom did everything else. A very good day. My photo shows two of the young guns...
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