Monthly archive for February2009

50:50

Writing a blog entry when failure seems to be the all pervading force isn’t a fun thing to do, and I can’t imagine it’s much fun to read, but I think it’s a necessary part of the overall process. I’ve been nursing my skin back…

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It Begins

Things haven’t been going all that well and I’ve been very aware that my time is beginning to run out. I’ve been trying to let Gecko marinate, so that I can enjoy my other climbing moments without getting sucked in to a fierce and needless…

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Marination

After my previous blog entry I was on a high of confidence. I felt like I would be returning to crush Gecko Assis and as I walked in to the boulder I was already thinking about how I would feel when I was stood on…

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Frustration – The Joy of It

On Tuesday night I made a prediction that the next day, Wednesday, would be forever known as crushing Wednesday because we would all be going out and the forest would be getting a spanking. Little did I know just how right I was, for everyone….

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Nervous Tension

It’s been raining heavily during the past week. The days of climbing on rock fell to the back of my mind and I made the most of what is a momentary drop is pressure. In the meantime we’ve built a campus board and the boys…

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BBB^2

Over a month ago I informed you there was a little bit of footage from 3 problems in Switzerland, and that it was appearing on moonclimbing soon. I think Ben has had a few issues with the website and so I figured I might as…

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Realignment

Yesterday things heated up. Sometimes unexpected things happen and yesterday I found my body feeling rather bad but all the warm up’s felt easy. How could I feel bad but climb all of these problems easily? How could my fingers feel sore but pull much…

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The Process

Recently I’ve been searching for the reasons as to why I continue to climb. I’ve been feeling a little lost and a little dejected. My motivation dropped way down and I was left asking myself why I’m continuing to do this. I remember what it…

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