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Wet and Windy Wales

Well here we are home a fraction earlier than anticipated. Wales took the brunt of the wild winds and torrential rain that arrived in the UK this week.  Our timing for self-indulgent masochistic pleasure could not have been better planned. … Continue reading

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CYCLING THE GENTLER ROUTE

One of the many attractions to sport is the choice of the levels of indulgence anyone of us opt for. We are inspired by those who have achieved the pinnacle of their chosen sport and may hold some hope of … Continue reading

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The Lure of the Scottish Mountains

Only one winter’s climbing trip to the west of Scotland was planned for this year and that was courtesy of Neil Stutchbury’s invitation to do some more ice climbing, this to follow our very successful trip to Cogne in Italy … Continue reading

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Ice Climbing in Italy

As we get older and longer in the tooth, we either start to slow down or start to think that our time on this incredible planet is perhaps drawing to an end and yet there is still so much to … Continue reading

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Aspiring to Remarkables

Last year was a mixed bag, some great climbing trips, a very enjoyable solo cycle ride around Ireland, but much of it was tempered by niggling health issues. Two crashes on the bike, one during a sportive and the other … Continue reading

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The Scottish Mountains Reveal Their True Magnificence

A little over two weeks had passed since I had last left Scotland. I had cut short a climbing trip on Ben Nevis. Using the Charles Inglis Clark (CIC) as a base, a group of four of us had been … Continue reading

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SCOTTISH WINTER CLIMBING

Driving the six hours up to the Scottish west highlands is now a well-practiced routine, with the dilemma of what gear to throw in the sac a distant memory. The only unchanging constant with Scottish mountain weather is its’ persistent … Continue reading

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