Dan Turner - The Interview

Interviewer: - Roberto the Stallion Haigh
Interviewee :- Mr Daniel Turnip Turner.

What got you into climbing?

I was really into Tennis, but after breaking dozens of rackets and getting disqualified from too many tournaments, my Mum refused to take me. So I had to look for another sport to get obsessed with.

You hint that you may, on occasion, get "overly-motivated" but you proved very popular at last years Battle of Britain Final in Nottingham, as the massively psyched … READ MORE

Posted: 03/10/2014
Tags: Dan Turner

What Tom has been doing?

June 2014

FA of Burly McMirfy 8a+ from Tom Newman on Vimeo.

Tom has been out and about and has completed the First Ascent of Burly McMirfy 8a+ at Churnet.


The UK is actually pretty good.

In the last week I have done a hell of a lot of driving and climbing. In a nutshell................

Day 1

Meet the 'Carlisle Slapper' in Carlisle and drive 6hrs north to Reiff on the West coast and climb at this place...

Climb an amazing 7c+ arete called Ruhb Dubh Dub…

Posted: 18/06/2014
Tags: tom newman