Back in September we enjoyed our first family holiday together. It turned out to be an epic adventure for all of us. I could say more but hey, lets move on... I was psyched for this trip as I had been putting in some effort to regain fitness and build a good foundation level back into my climbing. This trip would be the ideal opportunity to see how I was climbing on rock and
Wednesday, 21 October 2015
Saturday, 25 July 2015
I want to write about training for climbing so lets start at the beginning. I began climbing by seconding traditional routes. Lots of tears in those early days seconding scary E6's and E7's. Training wasn't something I really did outside of running. Having come into climbing with a background of competitive athletics I was accustomed to training routines and cycles
|Redpointing a 7b in Dinbren, Clwyd, North Wales|
Monday, 13 July 2015
While staying down in Cork for a while earlier in May we took a family day out to explore the bouldering in Kerry. I was blown away by the quality of the rock and the beauty of the landscape.
|The Black Valley picnic spot|
Saturday, 11 July 2015
Welcome to my blog!
This is my first attempt at trying to keep a blog or journal. I hope you enjoy it. I'm looking forward to seeing how it turns out to be honest. At this stage I think I'd like to try and focus the majority of my posts on my climbing and any climbing related thoughts that I may have (which could be a lot if I can set aside the time to write them all down!). Basically I'd like to invite you on a journey of ME :p