Deepwater soloing in Abercastle Harbour

Climbing Coaching Prices What a gem of a crag, a perfect place for anyone wanting to start climbing, deep water solo style (above the sea with no ropes). Abercastle Harbour, up from St davids but below Fishguard is a small, sleepy village. Surrounding the edges of the harbour is [...]

By | June 18th, 2015|Climbing, Deep Water Soloing|0 Comments

Tips for new rock climbers venturing outside in Bristol

This article is designed to help the new outdoor rock climber find the best place to go rock climbing around Bristol. Bristol is a great place to be based if you’re a rock climber, with crags in the city itself and with great motorway links to other UK climbing spots and an international airport on [...]

By | June 12th, 2015|Articles, Climbing|0 Comments

inspiring and helping young people through climbing

Tonight saw the first official meeting of what will hopefully go on to be a charity organisation with the aim of bringing young people who may be struggling in society and at home into climbing, climbing indoor and out. The charity will use climbing as a way to break down barriers, engage those who need [...]

By | June 8th, 2015|Climbing|Comments Off on inspiring and helping young people through climbing

Dylan becomes a climbing rockstar

Hanging out at Bloc after work last week I found myself with some spare time and my D700 camera,  having wanted to get around to playing with the film function and the editing side of things this was the perfect time, it was also a bonus because Dylan, Ron son was in, he was climbing, skating and training (well training for [...]

By | June 7th, 2015|Climbing|0 Comments

Mindfulness Vs Body Awareness

Callum Nicklin blogging at TribeofC wrote recently on body awareness and what this means to him, I had discussed with Callum the idea of body awareness in relation to climbing many times and yet had never really considered what it really meant to me and how I would describe it to a group of students if or when [...]

By | May 26th, 2015|Articles, Climbing|0 Comments

Still going strong with Chris parsons Finger board session

Myself and Calum stuck around after work at the climbing centre Bloc tonight sneaking in another session on the finger board. Following Chris Parsons training plan for 6 weeks, that's 2 weeks down. Have not been climbing for a while but psyched on the training let's hope it lasts

By | September 20th, 2014|Climbing|0 Comments

Finally, Colorful fitted clothing for men. Nihil Clothing

Thanks to Serious Climbing, Mad Rock Climbing Nihil Climbing for all the quality new swag they have sent my way. New Sharks with a whole bunch on brand new Nihil Clothes always excited to see what Nihil are up to now. Favourite so far is the hoody, although I have not had time to try out the Trouser(Pants) yet. [...]

By | September 18th, 2014|Climbing|0 Comments

Grading the comp wall at Bloc

Just finished tagging and grading all the new and old problems on the comp wall at Bloc climbing centre, let all the arguments over grades commence. Seriously Let's us know what you think though always need a second opinion.

By | August 26th, 2014|Climbing|0 Comments

A few more photos from Font

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By | August 22nd, 2014|Climbing|0 Comments

Climbing Competitions

Glad to have in the diary now most of the dates for Bloc Climbing centres competitions through the winter, now its on the task of planning them all!

By | August 20th, 2014|Climbing|0 Comments