[VIDEO] Redpointing Gray Slate In The Impossible Quarries Of North Wales
The gray slate rocks in the quarries of Wales are a notoriously fearsome testing ground for climbing technique. Pete Robins and Nic Sellers go to the The Llanberis quarries to test themselves, waxing lyrical about its joys and providing a master class on how to climb the stuff.
Expect lots of frictionless footholds, grim grunting and impossible, determined body positions.
Director: Rich Heap Video Producer: Ben Pritchard Athletes: Peter Robins, Nic Sellars