As winter approached and slowly set in, my excursions into the more central areas of North York Moors were stopped by wet, damp rock. Being tipped off about Roseberry Toppings temporarily saved [...] Read More
It had to happen I suppose, but I wasn't prepared in any way to endure such poor weather. I had ridden through Sheffield on the back of my golden ticket for three previous visits. I don't think [...] Read More
Eastern Europe was the place to be for restless climbers, looking for virgin rock territory.
In November we were marooned on an 'Island' called Macadonia. A magical Landscape offers us plenty [...] Read More
Over the last few days of December the weather has been great, which enabled me to get out with my friends and try and send some cool problems.
First up was Robin Hoods Stride/ Cratcliffe. [...] Read More
For many years………
….. I’ve tried a route that is called “Sniper”. It´s more or less a route! 12 moves, over six meters leading to the top. Though it´s only 12 moves long it requires a weird [...] Read More
When it gets dark at 4pm and you still want to climb outdoor s after work, you have to search for LIGHT! I used to boulder with the good old "gas-lanterns" but they do not omit much light and the [...] Read More
The last few months have been training, training, training. I come from a background of not really training at all, just climbing lots and the occasional pull up... so I have been surprised by [...] Read More