Club Trip to Cornwall Easter 2016

We had a great days climbing on Good Friday at Bosigran , the weather was wonderful . The day was spent climbing some classic routes such as Doorpost. Autumn Flakes, Suicide Wall, Doorway, Anvil Chorus, Alison rib, ledge climb, Oread and Big top plus a few more.  
Then it all changed with the arrival of Strom Katie waking up on Saturday morning to wind and rain and the tents getting a real battering. All that could be done was to seek shelter in the local cafes and sample cream teas and pasties before heading home.    


Misbourne Explorer Unit North Wales 13th -14th March 2016

Several members of the team assisted Misbourne ESU with trip to North Wales. Staying at Cotemor mill in Bethesda.
On Saturday the weather was mixed with a low cloud base and cold. Simon and Alec took a group of 4. The boy band – Jordan , Jenson , Sam & Simon more commonly known as JSJS to Cwm Idawl climbing in big boots they boogied up ordinary route on the slabs and then scrambling up into the Nameless Cwm climbed Cneifion Arête. The boys all did very well considering the conditions and that they had done very little climbing beforehand .


Instructors Training - Foundation Coach -Nov 2015

On a cold November Saturday at Green park climbing wall, members of the instructor’s team attend a MTA foundation Coach Training – The course is designed primarily to develop coaching skills of those who operate climbing and bouldering walls . It equips and empowers coaches with the skills and knowledge to help climbers enjoy their activity by climbing more efficiently at whatever level they climb at or aspire to. Thanks to Paul Smith (Rock & Water Adventures) for running a informative and fun course. Just some consolidation required and then assessments middle of next year we hope.

Young Climbers Weekend 25th -27th September, 2015

 A great trip. Good weather and good climbing with just a few midges on Saturday morning. The instructors set up 21 top ropes on Saturday and 14 on Sunday (see log book), so lots of climbing on a verity of routes and grades. Bethany, Ben, Ryan and Nick also got plenty of lead climbs done so are all now climbing independently with minimum supervision. Thanks to Molly for writing up a trip report see below.
Trip report by – Molly