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Buses, Borders, and Babcias.

So at the time of writing, I’ve just about recovered from my delightful journey to Ukraine. It was well worth it but travelling there was enough of an experience that I thought it might be best to write a bit … Continue reading

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How to Stop Worrying and Avoid Rockfall: The Rout(e)

So we’d drifted off to prepare ourselves for the coming trial and prepared to sleep. Except to be awoken again and again by the lovely sound of rocks moving and rockfall further off. I don’t think we slept much, just … Continue reading

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How to Stop Worrying and Avoid Rockfall: The Approach

Chamonix 2010 I’m in the Alps for the first time. I’m 19. I’m climbing with another guy just as inexperienced as myself. We’ve been here maybe a week and a half. It’s been a great time so far. I’ve led … Continue reading

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Kilimanjaro Conquered!

Well all, apologies for my delay in posting. I’ve been back in Ireland a week now and just waiting on some photographs, some of them are being developed the old fashioned way as I’d brought only disposables with me. Thanks … Continue reading

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Kick off for Kilimanjaro.

Well all, the time has come, the moment I’ve been waiting for, for quite some time. I’m getting ready to go eat prior to heading to Dublin airport for the first leg of my journey towards Tanzania to climb Mount … Continue reading

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Force 9 From Torgon

So another week has rolled by in Torgon (forgive the slack timekeeping, I am working a full time job here!) so I felt that my blog had deserved another little post to chronicle some of what I’ve been up to. Another … Continue reading

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Summer do be here.

  Well so far, so good! Arrived in Switzerland and settled in after the obligatory drink or two of welcome. I’m back working at the summer camp I worked at last year and it’s good to see some old faces … Continue reading

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