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British Lead (and Speed) Climbing Championships 2016

British Lead (and Speed) Climbing Championships 2016

Last Friday my family and I made the long journey to Sheffield to compete in the British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships. We stayed in the Premier Inn near Awesome Walls because we had an early start on Saturday and I always like to get there early. After breakfast we drove to Awesome Walls and it had just opened. I registered and got a competition vest and my competitor number – 9. My dad had registered me in his name…

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British Lead Climbing Championships / Cup Round 3 & British Speed Climbing Championships

British Lead Climbing Championships / Cup Round 3 & British Speed Climbing Championships

Friday – Travelling  After school on Friday 2nd October my parents and I drove up to Sheffield for the last round of the Junior Lead Cup / British Lead Climbing Championship and the British Speed Climbing Championships. It took about 4 hours to get to the Premier Inn which wasn’t bad, and we arrived at eight to watch the rugby and have a quick look at the routes in Awesome Walls.Saturday – British Lead Climbing Championships / Cup Round 3 My…

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British Lead Climbing Championships (BLCC) Sheffield 2014

British Lead Climbing Championships (BLCC) Sheffield 2014

Second place. I went to Sheffield on Thursday 2nd October to compete in the BLCCs on Saturday and the BSCCs on Sunday. We stayed in the Premier Inn overnight as usual and on Friday had a lie in before going to Awesome Walls to have a look at the route setting and have a quick climb. When we went into the centre the walls weren’t as high as I remembered and the competition wall wasn’t as scary as I thought…

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