Weekly Odds & Sods

Dave Graham took a few days out from his Hueco trip to visit a trade show, but returned on Wednesday to repeat Terre Di Sienne, Fred Nicole´s Font 8C in good style. Source: 8a.nu Dave Birkett just has freed one of South Africa´s hardest lines, but is cagey about the details, wishing to reveal them at two lectures he is giving in the near future. He will be at St Martin´s College in Ambleside on Feb 8th at 7.30pm and at the Lescar Hotel in Sheffield on Feb 13th at 8pm. Source: Climbonline A wee reminder to any kids out there, or parents of kids, that the BRYCS entry forms are now available, The BRYCS (British Regional Youth Climbing Series) are a series of 3 regional competitions followed by a national final. The onus is on having fun with climbers of all abilities taking part. More details including the dates and venues can be found at the BMC website. The Rat Race Urban Adventure Race series is back for this year with three opportunities to run, bike, paddle and rope your way across the urban environment in Manchester, Bristol and Edinburgh. Source: Ratraceadventure