Your First Time
There is always a first time for everything. And whether that’s putting on a climbing harness or summiting a four thousand metre peak, a lot of the feelings are the same. Here at Womenclimb, we wanted to celebrate those firsts. Let us know in the comments about your special ‘first time’.
Becci Pearson: My first day out climbing
Before this sunny June day, I had climbed for a total of 4 hours back when I was a child on adventure camp. I remembered almost nothing about it, apart from finding it really fun. Now I was 26 and just out for a laugh with my friend Jodie having booked a day in the Langdales with a climbing instructor.
We met outside Stickle Barn pub and having been loaded up with mysterious gear, set off up to Raven Crag. It was imposing and I fizzed with excitement, I just wanted to get started. Our first climb was Severnake and once our instructor had completed the first pitch, I volunteered to follow.... Continue Reading at Women Climb