For all newcomers looking to try a first
climb or an expert training for a specific goal, I'm ready to help
expand precipitous horizons
Guiding experience has been accrued
through many years working in Southern California, where I am still currently available
through Mark Bowling's
Joshua Tree Rock Climbing School.
numerous Alpine & Big Wall ventures.
As a member of The North Face Team &
professional climber for many years I've been lucky enough to see much
of the world; from the Alps to the Himalaya, Alaska to Patagonia, most
of Asia's Mountainous regions plus a few forays into Africa and even the
Alpine, Big Walls, Multi-Pitch, cragging, instruction, rope work, techniques,...
Accomplished in organizing expeditions to all continents.
Since days of youth spent
roaming Northern English Gritstone crags I personally haven’t come close
to exhausting outdoor enthusiasm: Whether your desire steers toward a
sunny day of multi-pitch climbing, some top-roped instruction at a local
cliff, midwinter ascent of a frozen waterfall or multi-day big wall
Recent work with Oldham's
Project proved successful in imparting knowledge to all comers.
U-Project is a non-profit organisation based in Oldham that aims to
enhance delivery of outdoor physical activities in order to promote
benefits and general well being. This is achieved by
close work with existing clubs plus bringing together other organisations involved with physical
education. Ideally: Maintaining key support and links with existing organisations
and furthering development of
fresh initiatives. The basis is to provide activity for all
and encourage wider participation in recreation
and awareness of the region's rich outdoor resource. For more information contact
Expertise and knowledge
have been found. References readily available