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5 day indoor to outdoor climbing course

5 day indoor to outdoor climbing course

A wicked 5 days working with 6 super psyched climbers who wanted to learn how to climb outside. We started...

Resin to Rock 3 day intro to outdoor climbing

Resin to Rock 3 day intro to outdoor climbing

  3 day action packed course, turning indoor climbers into outdoor sport climbers, trad climbers and multi pitch climbers. We...

Top Rope setups climbing course

Top Rope setups climbing course

  Today I was teaching how to set up Top Ropes using trad gear. Gear placements, equalising anchors, creating a...

Outdoor Sport Climbing course

Outdoor Sport Climbing course

  Sport climbing. We went through bolt identification, how to strip at the top, red point tactics, solving the problem...

CWDI Climbing Wall Development Instructor training

CWDI Climbing Wall Development Instructor training

Climbing Wall Development Instructor training today, here we are experimenting with various amounts of slack while lead belaying, belayers position...

Trad multi pitch refresher course

Trad multi pitch refresher course

  Another day teaching two psyched climbers. Tennis Shoe, a super classic on Idwal Slabs. Paul and Dave already trad...

Guided Sport Climbing

Guided Sport Climbing

A forecast for a very hot day. Super strong Libbie contacted me for a days sport climbing. We visited 3...

Multi pitch trad course

Multi pitch trad course

  Multi pitch climbing, who wants a massive Mountain Adventure? Even when the weather isn’t perfect you can still have...

Guided Climbing Main Wall Cyn Las

Guided Climbing Main Wall Cyn Las

  We climbed Main Wall on Diffwys Ddu (Cyn Las), up to Snowdon summit and then over Crib Gorch and...

Trad improvers

Trad improvers

  Pushing their knowledge of all things tad climbing      

Intro to Trad and multi pitch refresher

Intro to Trad and multi pitch refresher

    Want to do a course with a friend but you’re at different levels? Jayne wanted a learn to...

Trad multi pitch climbing

Trad multi pitch climbing

      Day 2 intro to Trad course, Multi pitch climbing on Idwal Slabs with the Tolkien family and...

Intro to trad climbing

Intro to trad climbing

  Intro to Trad Day 1 “Thanks a million Danny! Today was really really awesome I was a bit worried...

Trad multi pitch refresher

Trad multi pitch refresher

  Trad multi pitch refresher with Dom this weekend. We headed to the amazing Tremadog cliffs, some of the best...

Lear to Trad Lead

Lear to Trad Lead

  Day 1 Intro to Trad climbing. A packed day full of learning how to place gear, equalising anchors, building...

Guided Sea Cliff Climbing

Guided Sea Cliff Climbing

  I was hired to introduce and guide on the amazing sea cliffs of Gogarth. We did Florescent Ridge then Light...

Trad Improvers

Trad Improvers

2 day course for trad improvers and multi-pitch climbing. Loads covered such as escaping the system, assisting a stuck second,...

BMC outdoor sport climbing

BMC outdoor sport climbing

BMC outdoor sport climbing for young people. This was the first time climbing outside for these guys. As well as...

Problem solving, Improvised rope work and Self rescue

Problem solving, Improvised rope work and Self rescue

This was a two day Problem solving, Improvised rope work and Self rescue course I ran for the BMC. We...

Dream of White Horses

Dream of White Horses

Another beautiful day on an amazing classic ‘Dream of White Horses’. I was hired to guide two experienced trad climbers...

The Dubh Ridge

The Dubh Ridge

  I spent a day guiding two clients up The Dubh Ridge and then over Sgùrr Dubh Mor via a...

Eagle Ridge

Eagle Ridge

Eagle Ridge is a 5* must do ridge in Scotland! Every pitch has interest and puts a smile on your face....

5 day intro to climb

5 day intro to climb

5 days and 6 students, the aim was to get everyone loving climbing, outdoor sport leading and confident seconds on...

Mountain Biking Great Glen Way

Mountain Biking Great Glen Way

  Is there anywhere better than Scotland for biking when the sun is out? Here is a few pictures of...

Learn to lead in the Peak

Learn to lead in the Peak

This was a learn to lead course I ran in the Peak District. The weather forecast was horrendous, but with...

Trad lead climbing refresher

Trad lead climbing refresher

Day two of a two day Trad climbing course refresher. I spent the day teaching Kevin and Neil all things...

Winter Skills

Winter Skills

Two days spent with Mat, Mat and Sam giving them the basics of winter mountaineering. Not a fully white winter...

MTB Night Ride

MTB Night Ride

Its getting dark far to early, but the fun keeps happening 🙂            

Fun at the Diamond

Fun at the Diamond

Fun at the Diamond Llanduno            

Torridon Multi pitch Rock Climbing

Torridon Multi pitch Rock Climbing

After completing a 5 day intro to climbing course I was hired by the group to lead a guided climbing trip...

Intro to Climb, 5 day course

Intro to Climb, 5 day course

I’ve been running a 5 day intro to climbing up in Scotland. A group of 6 lads who had a...

Mountain biking in Torridon

Mountain biking in Torridon

I was hired to guide a group of 6 guys on an adventure around Torridon. We spend 3 days riding...

Mountain bike foundation

Mountain bike foundation

Another week spent working up in Scotland delivering a Mountain Bike Foundation course. We looked at all things mountain biking...

Skye Scrambling

Skye Scrambling

Gemma and Christian were heading up to Skye for Gemma’s birthday for a week. They both do a lot of...

Top Rope set-ups with John

Top Rope set-ups with John

John and his daughter both climb reguarly at The Boardroom and wanted to get outside. John hadn’t done any outdoor climbing...

Intro to Sport Climbing

Intro to Sport Climbing

  This was an intro to Sport Climbing day with two guys who had done some lead climbing at The Boardroom....

Multi pitch teaching

Multi pitch teaching

Two guy’s from The Boardroom hired me to take them out and show them the ropes with multi-pitch trad. The...

A dream of white horses

A dream of white horses

I was hired for a day guiding on ‘A Dream of White Horses’ on Wen Slab, Gogarth. This is one...

The Cuillin

The Cuillin

An amazing expedition on the Cuillin Ridge on Skye. We walked from Elgol along the coast and camped on the...

Rock Climbing in the Peaks

Rock Climbing in the Peaks

          A little climbing on the hallowed grit-stone in the Peaks. And a little boulder on...

Back to North Wales

Back to North Wales

Since I’ve been home I’ve been bouldering in the Peaks, Biking around the Marin, Climbing slate in Llanberis. And a...

Some more Scottish MTBing

Some more Scottish MTBing

I’m back in sunny North Wales after finishing my last 5 day biking course. We looked at bike skills, navigation...

MTBing Scotland

MTBing Scotland

I was on the bike again last week. Fun Rides and fun times even on the snow!! Good effort to...

Fun in the snow

Fun in the snow

I managed to squeezed a weeks holiday in between my work up here in Scotland. We’ve walked, climbed, skied and...

Scottish winter mountaineering

Scottish winter mountaineering

This week I have mostly been teaching winter mountaineering. Well done to everyone and hopefully see you out on the...

Scotland MTB

Scotland MTB

Luckily for me the snow melted a little for this week as I’m running a 5 day mountain biking course....

Scotland winter mountaineering

Scotland winter mountaineering

An end to my first winter skills week of the year. We managed to pack in loads from looking at...

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Rock Climbing Courses

How to take your kids outside climbing safely

How to take your kids outside climbing safely

Would you like to learn everything you need to know to take your children outdoor climbing. This course is designed...

Become a Climbing Instructor

Become a Climbing Instructor

Do you want to turn your passion for climbing into a career? or just to introduce people to the sport...

Scrambling

Scrambling

Are you an avid hill walker and want to start heading onto steeper ground, or an indoor climber that wants...

Climbing technique coaching

Climbing technique coaching

Have you hit a plateau with your climbing grade or do you just want to start with good technique? I...

Problem solving, improvised rope work & self rescue

Problem solving, improvised rope work & self rescue

Do you want to take less confident people climbing or do you want to head to remote crags where outside...

Multi pitch sport climbing

Multi pitch sport climbing

    Looking to move from single pitch sport routes and jump on something bigger? But you’re worried you don’t...

Multi Pitch Trad Climbing

Multi Pitch Trad Climbing

Multi pitch climbing is where you climb a route longer than one rope length. The leader climbs to a stance...

Sport Climbing

Sport Climbing

Sport climbing is similar to indoor climbing. As you lead you clip bolts (Fixed protection that has been pre placed in...

Trad Climbing

Trad Climbing

Trad climbing is all about placing your own protection when you go out climbing. No pre-placed bolts, but you do...