The original plan was to go to Pembroke but with uncertainty in the weather and transport logistics against us we ended up on Anglesey based at Blackthorn Farm campsite. Attending were Mick, Dan, Alex and Nigel. Some Gogarth adventure was had by all. Routes done were Big Groove Mick and Nigel on Friday (exciting sea […]
Hi All Winter is almost upon us so would like some ideas on your preferences for indoors. We will go outdoors subject to weather, which can be organised as we go. Otherwise we have the following: – The Leeds wall suits many for its location but clearly there are other options within reach and more […]
Paul Ramsden will set off with Mick Fowler in mid-September to attempt a first ascent of the north face of Hagshu (6,515m) in the East Kishtwar region of the Indian Himalaya.
Choosing a Rope Maintaining your rope
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The Wasdale Horsehoe is one the hardest of the Classic long mountain fell races and is a must for any enthusiast at 21 miles with 9000 ft of ascent. This year July Roy Ruddle and Brian Melia completed the course in times of 5.44 and 6.02 respectively with sun burn adding an extra challenge this year. […]
The Etape du Dales cycle route is an extremely difficult 112 mile ride and takes in the major climbs in the Yorkshire Dales and that means steep and technical descents as well – includes 9000ft of climbing. This year Roy Ruddle completed the course in an impressive 7 hrs 12 min. The winning time was […]