Category: Blog

Treasured Books

This week I had a chat with Climbing on the Bookshelf about some of my favourite climbing books. These included Hard Rock and the awesome Let’s Go Climbing, by Colin Kirkus.

Adventures on Skye

The past year has been a strange one for adventure. Like most of us, I haven’t left the country which has curtailed some plans for bigger walls and mountains, but also relieved a little...

Making Problems for Olympic Climbers

One of the things that has always most intrigued me in climbing is the question of Is it even physically possible? There are plenty of examples in the climbing world of routes that were once...

Black Lives Matter and the Outdoor Community

In light of recent protests I had a few “conversations” with people via social media and on web forums regarding the issues of representation or oppression within the climbing community. This was primarily regarding...