Climbing at Tirpentwys

Wow, what a crag! Tirpentwys is an absolutely fantastic crag for those wanting to take the first steps into sport climbing outside or to push their grade from 6a/6a+ upwards with confidence. Highlights: Fantastic bolting. Easy access. 10/10 crag comfort. Almost completely solid rock with little to no chance of falling rocks. 45 minutes from […]

First trip Sport Climbing in Brean Down

Last Tuesday I found myself at Brean Down. Gavin Edwards, a friend from Bloc, had never been sport climbing before, or rather, had not been hard sport climbing, knowing Gav was strong inside I was keen to take him onto the rock. Gavin, with his military background had be a adventure based climber for many […]

Varsity 2015 UWE vs Bristol UNI

On Wednesday the 25th of March I held the Varsity 2015 climbing competition in Bristol for the UWE and Bristol UNI. It was a great event with everyone helping each other out. All the climbers, even from different teams, were helping each other throughout the entire event. I even found UWE helping to tally all […]

Grading the comp wall at Bloc

Just finished tagging and grading all the new and old problems on the comp wall at Bloc climbing centre, let all the arguments over grades commence. Seriously Let’s us know what you think though always need a second opinion.

Climbing Easy Route a Avon, this time with Mum

Another great day out climbing at Avon Gorge, this time with mum! It was Mums first time out on rock, first time climbing trad, first multi pitch, first belaying experience and a beautiful day out, one which led her the full height of the gorge! [su_lightbox type=”image” src=”http://stevewinslow.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/IMG_4271.jpg”][/su_lightbox]   Climbing Easy Route at Avon Gorge […]