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Month: May 2014

A climbing wall in my room!

A climbing wall in my room!

Oscar behind the wall Me behind the wall On Thursday 22th of May, Simon (my coach) and Anthony (my old Boulders instructor) came to my house and put up a wooden frame for a 30 – 40 degree boulderingtraining wall in my room. My brother and me were really excited about having our own climbing wall to train on. Simon came to finish our wall on Wednesday 28th of May this was the day we were on holiday so we…

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Resoled shoes

Resoled shoes

Resoled Shoes Recently I have worn through my La Sportiva Katana rock shoes and had sent them off to be resoled. I got them back though the post about the same time as my wall was being built. Shoe edge on a tiny hold after resoling I have two pairs of shoes both La Sportiva Katana (lace ups and Velcro) the lace ups are more technical than the Velcro. When wearing the Velcro shoes I had been noticing that my…

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Trip to Edinburgh

Trip to Edinburgh

Yesterday I woke up at half three in the morning to meet all the the Boulders academy BMC youth climbing series 2014 qualifiers at boulders. Boulders paid for us all to go on a trip to EICA Ratho climbing centre in Edinburgh. We went by plane because we were only going for one day. It was so generous of Boulders to have invited us on the training day. This trip was organised to give the Boulders academy a chance to…

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