Tag Archives: Pete

This plan sucks!

8th July 2016 Lands End / Dingo Area Blue – HS 4b – Lead (just…) The header just about summed up my feelings as I started on the opening moves of Blue for the umpteenth time (8 or 9 attempts at least). … Continue reading

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25% Pink??

17th July 2015 Oldwalls Point Matchless – E1 5b – Lead According to my DNA listing I am roughly 5% Irish, 2% Iberian, 2% North African, 46% Western European, 20% Anglo Saxon and 25% Viking or Pink as the boys … Continue reading

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Crock Fest

31st October 2014 Carn Barra Edge Street – VS 4c – Lead This was a long awaited return for both Dave and Pete to the group, having spent the last weeks recouperating from ripped tendons/ligaments and a broken ankle respectively. We … Continue reading

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Blood Brothers

9th May 2014 Logan Rock Lightning Crack – HVS 5a – Lead The Wormhole – V Diff – Solo God I hate the guide book comments on Logan Rock. For the most part the Climbers Club Guide is brilliant, but … Continue reading

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Vegetables are good for you. Sometimes…

2nd May 2014 Pen Olver – The Lizeard Lying Eyes – Severe 4a – Lead The Womb Tomb – Severe 4a – Second The Giant Carrot – E1 5b – Lead Sesame Street – V Diff (Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha………!! ) – Second … Continue reading

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Clouds to right of them, Clouds to left of them, Clouds in front of them, Volley’d and thunder’d;

21st March 2014 Bosigran Venusberg – VS 4c – Lead Ok a bit over dramatic but as has been typical of 2014 the weather was iffy. We spent the day watching dark squalls slowly travelling cross the ocean passing to … Continue reading

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Dave does descending

17th January 2014 Trewarvas – West Crag Mouseproof – S 4a – Lead A late start meant that Pete and I only had time for one route and Mouseproof proved to be a worthwhile undertaking. For a Severe it is … Continue reading

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It’s behind you!!!!

5th July 2013 Carn Kenidjack Seadreams Cliff and The Main Face Seadreams – HS 4b – Lead Great Central – Severe 4a – Lead The Shield – E1 5a – Lead The first time anyone goes to Carn Kenidjack it … Continue reading

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REBORN!

18th May 2013 Pen Olver – (The Lizard) Songs from a Gentle Man – VS 4c – Lead  The Peoples Queen – VS 4c – Lead Dolphin Surprise – HS 4b – Lead Songs from a Broken Heart – VS … Continue reading

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Ian and Pete’s alternative start to Commando Ridge

7th May 2013 Bosigran Ridge Area Gallipoli – E1 5c – Lead Commando Ridge – HVS 5a Variation – Lead An early finish from work was the call, especially with the news bleating on about a change in weather. A … Continue reading

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