Archive for April, 2014

  • Coudy Rocks – 23/04/2014

    Coudy Rocks – 23/04/2014

    April 26th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    The phrases “Chalk dust!” and “You cannot be serious!” are more associated with a certain tennis player of the 1980s rather than the climbing fraternity but both took on a certain resonance for the six intrepid souls who faced Coudy Rocks and its associated moss and dirt on Wednesday night. Maybe it was the uncertain [...]

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  • Armathwaite – Evening Meet

    Armathwaite – Evening Meet

    April 17th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    They thronged to enjoy the Armathwaite magic on wednesday; welcoming two new members to this fine sandstone crag. 16 club members, a record for the season (so far!), climbed in twos and threes; stretching their ropes across the crags and sharing their enjoyment of a fine spring evening outdoors. Favoured routes of the night were [...]

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  • Day Meet – Giggleswick Scar – 13 April 2014

    Day Meet – Giggleswick Scar – 13 April 2014

    April 15th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    It was a rather chilly day at Giggleswick Scar but eleven members went to this super bolted crag.   For some this was the first or second time on rock – for others it was not !!   No coloured holds and different systems to get down.  All teamed together to give a good introduction. [...]

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  • First Evening Meet of the Year at Scratchmere Scar

    First Evening Meet of the Year at Scratchmere Scar

    April 11th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    A great start to the season was had at sunny Scratchmere Scar this week, with a good turnout of stalwarts and newbies alike. It was the perfect setting to remember why we’ve dragged ourselves to the wall all winter. While the meet co-ordinator tried out her shiny walnuts on Diffs, others tested themselves on sterner [...]

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