Tag Archives: 6a

The Nearly man

7th July 2017 Kellan Head Zugzwang – E2 5a,5b – Alt Lead Rock-a-bye-baby – E3 6a – TR (DNF) So after a bit of a lay-off since Mallorca Joe, Dave and I returned to the Cornish Coast for a day … Continue reading

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Grease is the word

21st April 2017 Lands End The Cormorants Bill – HVS/E1 5b – Second Longships Wall – E3 6a – Second (Dogged, but only just 🙂 ) I had anticipated an inch deep pile of shite around most of Lands End. … Continue reading

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The perfect day for shorts

7th April 2017 Boscawen Point Looking Glass War – E1 5b – Second Luke Lively – VS 5a – Lead Lord Lucan – E2 6a – Second Of course when ever you approach a crag that is recognised for its … Continue reading

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Butt Cracks and Ball Sacks

16th Sepotember 2016 Pednvounder Beach/Logan Rock Reach – E2 5c – TR Charlie’s Chank Seaward Arete – 6a- Lead(Eventually) Blondie Jams with Sepultura – HVA 5a – Second (Dgd) As well as being one of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall … Continue reading

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Success seems largely a matter of hanging on when others have let go

26th August 2016 Cheesewring Quarry Daisys Flapjack – 6a+ – Dgd (Just) Trouble with Lichen – E3 6a – Dgd Double Agent – 7a+ – DNF Debutante – E3 6a – DNF Half Route Half Boulder Problem – E3 5c … Continue reading

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Now we’re friends

7th March 2015 Trewortha Tor Just Good Friends – HVS 5b – Lead I soooo wanted to lead ‘Just Good Friends’ but after a quick top rope practice and still struggling mentally to make the move onto the flake it … Continue reading

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Getting in some flight time

15th June 2013 Ariege – Auzat Secteur Principal Tomio – 4 – Second Roxanne – 5+ – Second Dure Limite – 6b – Lead (dgg’d) Chippie – 5+ – Second Grimsel – 6a – Second Bassine – 5+ – Lead … Continue reading

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Crash Test Chris

14th June 2013 Baychon Le Bon Sens – 6a – Lead Mehare – 5+ Second Pussicat – 6a – Lead Oriane – 6a – Second La Vista – 5+ – Lead You would think that this trip just consisted of … Continue reading

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Lets start as we mean to finish

6th June Calames – Ariege Les Instantfataux – 5+ – Lead Blues pour un chat noir – 5+ – Lead Les Herbes Amieres – 5+ – Second La Nauc – 6a – Lead (dogged) We lucked into a quiet campsite … Continue reading

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