Month: August 2012

SPA Assessment – August 2012

A weekend in late August saw Nicola and three other instructors successfully complete their SPA Assessment. The candidates all performed extremely well on the saturday in wet and greasy conditions at Symond’s Yat. We managed to avoid most of the very heavy showers passing overhead. The sunday was a far better day and I managed […]

Corsica 2012

While supervising the D of E Gold Expedition to Corsica with Norton Hill School, Cyrano and I managed to fit in some more exploration of the GR 20. Initially, we warmed up by climbing from Haut Asco to the Bocca di Stagnu and up to A Muvrella (although warming up is something you do not need to do on […]