CAC beanies

A colourful bundle of cosy joy

This week, a colourful bundle of cosy joy arrived through my letter box. I’d been eagerly anticipating the launch of the Climbers Against Cancer (CAC) beanie for weeks, after first seeing some pictures on their Twitter feed.  It has to be said that I love a woolly hat and the bright colourful stripes of the…

Tuchersfeld, Germany

5 Favourite Climbing Destinations in Europe

Autumn….a time of year when many climbers start to think about planning a winter trip to go sport climbing somewhere warm. After the long days of summer out at the crag, on real rock, the prospect of a winter climbing indoors on plastic can, for some, be a depressing thought. Enter the climbing trip! With…

Cyclists are flesh and blood

“People on bikes aren’t just obstacles, something to be avoided. They are flesh and blood: Mums and Dads, Brothers and Sisters, Sons and Daughters.”  (taken from Space video) I’ve been cycling for years, mainly off-road mountain biking, but still that usually means going on sections of road to link the trails so I’m no stranger…