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Climbing Holidays For Families

At Rock & Sun we notice that more and more families would like to come on a rock climbing holiday. For some families it is the parents would love to go climbing again like they used to before they had … Continue reading

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Finding Cheap Flights

We are happy to share what we’ve learnt from booking flights all over the world on a regular basis. First of all, we advise to use skyscanner.com. This website not only compares flights from different airlines, it also shows a … Continue reading

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Hill and Mountain Skills Launch

Rock and Sun have just launched all new hill and mountain skills courses for 2014. Check them out on the website here. http://www.rockandsun.com/hill-and-mountain/

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Puig Campana

Dave – one of the Rock and Sun instructor’s did a route you will do on our Costa Blanca Big 5 trip – Here’s his route report, sounds great. http://davetalbot.net/puig-campana/ The Big 5 -¬†http://www.rockandsun.com/rock-climbing-holidays/the-big-5/  

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Cailean Harker Joins the Team

Have been out climbing with Cailean Harker for the past two days making sure he is up to the job of guiding and instructing for Rock and Sun. Yesterday he fell off last hold of an 8a – onsight and … Continue reading

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The Bernia Ridge in Costa Blanca

Scrambling is one of my most favourite things to do after drinking beer, having sex, sleeping – no way sleeping gets in the way of doing things. If i could take a pill and not sleep and be fine then … Continue reading

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Sardinia

Sardinia is home to many wonderful cliffs and the scenery is jaw dropping. The climbs range through all grades, single pitch and multi pitch. There are several rock types including granite and limestone. The area that Rock and Sun use … Continue reading

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Thailand Multi-Pitch Routes

Recently Dave Talbot one of the rock and sun instructors team has been out in Thailand ticking off some of the big classic harder multi-pitch routes. Check out some photo’s https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/101617314900929460608/101617314900929460608/posts

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CWA assessment at Boulders

Sunday we ran a Climbing Wall Award assessment at Boulders in Cardiff. This was probably the last one to run in 2013. There was a great Christmas atmosphere they even had a tree. Unfortunately one of the delegates didn’t make, … Continue reading

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CWA in Pembrokeshire

A very interesting 2 days running a Climbing Wall Award training course for Haverford West leisure centre. We used the climbing wall at Pembroke Activity Centre for our second wall visit. Everyone very friendly thanks for your help.

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