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Month: March 2016

Demoing at YCS Grand Final 2016

Demoing at YCS Grand Final 2016

On Saturday 23 April 2016 we were in Edinburgh, Scotland for the grand final of the Youth Climbing Series 2016. After breakfast at McDonalds we went to EICA Ratho to register my brother for the comp. I wasn’t competing as I am on the GB climbing team, I was demoing instead. I was demoing for girls D and I had to do 6 demos all together. My first one was at 10:00 girls D route 1. When I started I…

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New GB team kit!

New GB team kit!

At the competition last weekend I picked up my bag of new GB climbing team kit. This year the kit was sponsored by Berghaus! It looks very smart and is really nice to wear. I got a really cool bag with my name on, with the kit inside! Here are some photos of the kit we got: x2 comp vests  x1 t-shirt  x1 soft shell jacket  x1 warm puffy jacket  x1 bobble hat  x1 rucksack  Photo from GB team website 

Open Youth Bouldering March 2016 – The Depot Manchester

Open Youth Bouldering March 2016 – The Depot Manchester

Another early start and a drive over to Manchester from Liverpool. The bouldering competition was in my new favourite centre The Depot. It is a really nice centre, very new. It has every type of angle and it looks really professional. When we arrived I registered and went straight to look at he blocs. There were 8 qualifying routes and only a few looked really horrible. Climbing started at 9am so I warmed up as soon as I had looked…

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Open Youth Lead March 2016 – Awesome Walls Liverpool

Open Youth Lead March 2016 – Awesome Walls Liverpool

We drove over to Awesome Walls Liverpool and registered at the desk. I got number 33, my lucky number! The comp started at 10 so I went to warm up and look at the routes. My first route was the grey. It was on the vertical wall and had some long moves. I watched some of the other girls in my category climb it. Some of the short people did really well. This gave me some confidence for my turn….

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