Another lovely day today and I was at Wolftrax with the family. The day was important as the new Mountain Training Website and Database officially went live today. Take a look at the news release and if you are an award holder then please activate your account:
You need you MT Registration Number.
Click on Candidate Management System
Use the 'Existing Candidates' under option 1, then complete the required fields using making your details match those when you originally registered.
Then you can update your details and access CPD workshops and courses around the country.
Uh-oh, this video shows that the Euros aren't all just into bolt clipping.... when did you last 'greenpoint' a route? This could be bad.... if they get the head for trad they are so strong most of us will look REALLY rubbish: http://dmmclimbing.com/news/2012/07/greenpointing-and-trad-in-the-frankenjura-vid/
Here is a quick vid of Sandy at Wolftrax. Its a year to the day since his first unsupported die on a pedal bike. Now that bike has been retired and he's showing better technique than me!
Exactly one year on a pedal bike- Sandy at Wolftrax from Alan Halewood on Vimeo.
Stop press: from Nanga Parbat, a successful ascent by the Mazeno Ridge. Now here's to them finishing it off and getting down safely: https://www.facebook.com/CathyODowdEverest