Tick Tock, Watch the Clock, Meregill’s rigged quite tight, We descended just three pitches today, Because we can’t descend any faster. 
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Tick Tock, Watch the Clock, Meregill’s rigged quite tight, We descended just three pitches today, Because we can’t descend any faster. 

Tuesday of Eurospeleo. Meregill, Rachael, Molly, Nat and Ian Holmes – Meregill was one of the trips that I wanted to do when I heard that caves had been rigged. Despite some of SUSS feeling a little worse for wear after cocktails at Alice’s van the night before, everyone managed to get their shit together […]

Winnie the Pooh’s Greatest Adventure (out of Bar Pot) 
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Winnie the Pooh’s Greatest Adventure (out of Bar Pot) 

Sunday of Eurospeleo. The Trip from Stream to Small Mammal, Marilyn, Bar, Flood, Bar – Our plans for this changed constantly due to the routes that were actually rigged, and who was where as the system was quite busy. The plan was always to go down Stream as I’d never been and we heard it would […]

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Pippikin to Mistral results in a miracle.

N.CHECC Weekend 18th-20th March 2016 After over-egging it with the alcohol on the Friday night I was very pleased to wake up and realise that I was spending the day with CRO doing rescue stuff. The saving grace was that we were up before Creg wandered around doing the usual wake up call using two […]

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OFD and the Human Guidepost

Arriving in at the SWCC at midnight, the hut was already full of Southampton and SUSS members so we naturally started on the wine and eventually toddled off the bed around 5am (with some of us needing more help than others). After faffing and the rest, SUSS managed to leave for OFD 2 due to […]

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Training weekend at the YSS

By Ellie After driving down to the YSS on Friday evening with Tim, Tom1 and Chris the training started almost immediately as Rob2 set us a knot tying challenge; one piece of rope, a double fishermans, alpine butterfly, figure of 8 and a figure of 9. I got practising as two of the knots Id […]