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European Youth Cup – L’argentiere, France (Boulder)

European Youth Cup – L’argentiere, France (Boulder)

Last year I competed in the L’Argentiere EYBC and it was one of the most fun experiences I have had with the GB team. Despite the really hot weather the climbing was always very exciting! We flew to Marseille again and drove 3hours to the hotel just outside┬áL’Argentiere. As usual we had a day to relax before the competition which unusually was over the Tuesday and Wednesday this time. The weather was beautiful as usual and so we spent an…

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European Youth Cup (Bouldering) L’Argentiere 2016

European Youth Cup (Bouldering) L’Argentiere 2016

On Saturday I travelled down to London with my parents. I was dropped off at a Premier Inn near Gatwick Airport where I met Tom (GB bouldering team coach) and some other members of the team. We were flying the following day and needed to get up at 4! We got up at 4:30 and only just made it downstairs on time. The rest of the team were ready so we all walked to the bus stop and took a…

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Team ABC Training Camp in France

Team ABC Training Camp in France

Day 1 – Traveling to France On Saturday 15th August my parents drove me to Gatwick airport. I was flying to France with some of the GB climbing team for a training camp run by team ABC (an American climbing team). We arrived first and waited for the rest of the team. When they came my parents left and we checked our bags in. Our flight was delayed for a while so we arrived in Toulouse late but got the…

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