There are three options in Llanberis for when the rain gets a bit biblical. 1. Go to The Beacon/Indy. 2. Go running. 3. Get smashed in the Heights. On Saturday we opted for option 1 ; running is such a ball ache we decided to leave that one for Sunday and option three isn’t really […]Read More Its raining again.
A quick update today as to this weekends crack-antics. The severe weather warnings in North Wales have seen me escape across the country to calm and sunny Hull. Inevitably, this led to a little play around on the resin cracks at Rock City. There are a fair few resin cracks inbetween the routes to have […]Read More Training at Rock City (Hull)
My first time in Parisellas Cave I did Right Wall Traverse…just. Three months later I hopped off the finishing jug of Left Wall Traverse scarcely able to believe I’d done a V8. In fact I’d barely even glanced at LWT on my first visit, at the time I’d written it off as nails and something […]Read More V8…
Crack climbing – the dark art (or sweet science?) of rock climbing. Often when you’re at the crag, or down the wall someone will mention something about cracks. “Oh its perfect, sweet hand jams the whole way, it’s just so secure.” To which my reply is often, “Oh sounds great, I don’t climb cracks though”. […]Read More Crack Habits