Monthly archive for August2009

The lazy days of Summer

My days in England were spent mainly being entirely gluttonous but I did managed to force myself into my board for a wonderful session. It was wonderful for many reasons, but the two most important ones are the fact that I remembered why I love…

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The Flip Side

Whilst most days pan our perfectly, with amazing climbing in beautiful area’s, not every day follows this strict plan. Sometimes even the best laid plans can fall apart. The other day was frightfully hot in Innsbruck, with temps around in the mid 30′s, so instead…

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This is Austria

The last couple of days have been passed in the Zillertal, enjoying both the rocks and the river. One thing which I am still learning about is where to go on what days in order to have nice conditions. This is a long process, learning…

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The Heat is On

A few days ago my good companion James arrived for his first stint in Innsbruck. Whilst we both may have decided to move here, he hasn’t spent any time here until now. I feel like a new chapter has just opened, as I’ve never lived…

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Sein

Driving around Austria it’s abundantly clear that there are a lot of mountains. I’ve spent a few years now climbing very small pieces of rock and concentrating on difficulty over size, but when I look up at all the mountains I do find some sort…

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Still the same… nearly

The past few days have been spent under the stars in the Zillertal. My eyes were aching from video editing and the associated headaches that comes with it, so I thought a few days out in the mountains would be a nice break. This is…

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Bloc Battle

Last week I was on a high with love for route climbing, but then I took a dabble back to the root thanks to a visit from Neil. He has no love for anything much beyond 3 metres so I decided a day out bouldering…

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