14th April 2014
Rogers birthday & Jason at Wintours Leap
A fun weekend that started with a birthday party for an old climbing friend. Roger Lanchbury along with Dave Hope, Pete Cresswell & me used to get together almost every weekend and drive to Cornwall or Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean and explore. We put up dozens of new routes and laughed a...
10th April 2014
Varied but fun
Back from Sardinia & straight into work. Unfortunately it rained Monday so Isabelle and her partner had to postpone their day out. Tuesday it was back to Beechenhurst in The Forest of Dean to train Joes staff on using the wooden climbing tower. A lively bunch that laughed at my terrible jokes.
7th April 2014
The Sardinia trip was wonderful. The weather was good the clients were great. Steve, one of the clients told me at the end of the trip he and Kelwyn had climbed 42 routes ! not bad. It's difficult to put a trip like this into words so I'll try pictures.
29th March 2014
Wet but managed a few climbs
A busy start to the week with admin ! But, I got out on Thursday and soloed 4 routes at Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean. The fourth climb, 'Offspring' I did after a heavy downpour of hail. The finishing moves were very wet, this gave me a few thoughtful moments. Friday I didn't fare much...
24th March 2014
SPA training, hail at times.
Despite the weather showing its teeth from time to time, rain and freezing hail, the weekends Single Pitch Award training was a great success. The 3 candidates had travelled from Winchester to do the training with me at Wintours Leap in The Wye Valley and Symonds Yat in The Forest of Dean. We...
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