Browsing Archive: August, 2013

Hanging Around

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, In : Adventure report 

Coaching Chris on his first ever hanging belay. Good anchors, careful rope management and the ability to maintain bladder control are are important factors... This belay number two on the 7 pitch "Exposure Explosion" at Ogmore, South Wales

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Bank Holiday Adventures

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Monday, August 26, 2013, In : Adventure report 

What a lovely weekend! Lots of rock climbing this week all across South Wales - From Deep Water Soloing on Gower to introduction courses on sea cliffs. Well done to all those who have been getting out, especially those who were climbing Hard Severes their first time out!

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Back in Wales and back on the rock!

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, In : Adventure report 

Well i'm back from another success expedition to Peru and have hit the ground running with a busy week rock climbing.
The highlight has been a leading course with 13 year old Catrin who ticked 5 leads in a day from S to HVS!
Keep an eye on that one, I think she'll go far...

Today was more of a wet one but we still had fun with the lads from london, climbing and abseiling with occasional views of the Brecon Beacons National Park in between the showers.

With the summer coming to an end its time to ...

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