I wrote this after meeting UKCs Rob Greenwood on Stennis Head. Off hand he said ‘I didn’t realise there was an actual scene down here’ – This isn’t a rundown of the scene, or even a coherent narrative, more of a – ‘My Pembroke’ ‘Yeah but it’s shit in the winter…and there are no jobs’ I’ve […]Read More What’s it like to be a Pembrokeshire Local? An actual live in local.
Taking a year out from Uni has been really great for climbing. Especially when your work placement is in Pembrokeshire. Last summer, after spending most of my climbing past making bad excuses about why I didn’t try very hard on Pembroke trad, I finally owned up to myself about why I didn’t. […]Read More Trad, Tactics…..and Trying
With good weather forecast Edmund (my 1 year senior brother and Pembroke trad don) and I headed to St Govan’s East for some routes, and the hope I would man up enough to get on First Blood E2 5c. As it turned out, we had a brilliant day! Edmund got on The Go-Between, a pleasant […]Read More First Blood