Michael Hood

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Known to the old (and I mean at least 25 years ago) Leicester crowd as "Pud".


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Currently at number 4 in the Top 40 Posters.

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Shell on the upper wall of the first pitch

Shell on the upper wall of the first pitch
© Michael Hood

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I've voted for 447 photos, average vote 4.2.
(64% superb - 12% good - 8% average - 2% poor - 11% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
Not climbing as much as I used to but still aspire to get back to harder climbing. Still need to lose that extra stone (and a half). Damn, it's gone up to needing to lose that extra three stones (and a half). Down to two and a bit stones now - stop press - down to one stone.

Wishlist is my "bogey routes" list - all those that I've failed on or need to climb in better style plus a few real "wishlist" climbs.

Logbook is only for E routes that I've led/soloed but i) only for the first time I've led/soloed them - i.e. not subsequent ascents, and ii) only if they were graded that at around the time I first led/soloed them (regardless of what they are graded now) - i.e. there are plenty I've done that are now graded E1 or more but aren't included. Can't be bothered to put on the other 3500 routes.

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