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Sam Schofield
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After completing Huffy's Roof at Curbar I went back to knock Detox on the head also. It's a slightly different exit that adds difficulty to the ending. There's a video on the blog.

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Detox - Curbar (video)
The Bad Landing boulder at Curbar has a multitude of problems. I've been working my way through these slowly... very slowly. Although I flashed Bad Lip when I first tried it a few years ago, the rest of the problems have taken substantial amounts of work. (...

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The launch of SportsReps.co.uk
I've been a climber for more than 15 years and I've worked in the PR and marketing industry for over 10 of those years. Those two parts of my life rarely crossed over, except for the odd climbing article written here and there as a freelancer.  More recentl...

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Proud supporter of the Buxton Adventure Festival in the heart of the #PeakDistrict. 

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One for all you UK based climbers out there... SportsReps.co.uk is a new service helping brands work with social influencers to spread the word about great products. Get signed up to be in with a chance of getting free gear in exchange for reviews.

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Feels good to be writing regular climbing articles for the local newspaper. Apt that it's the Sheffield Star, being the UK's climbing capital. I wonder: does anyone else's local newspaper carry regular climbing news?

#RockClimbing #Climbing #SportClimbing

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30 Degree Fontainebleau (video)
With the hottest weather I've ever experienced in Fontainebleau - hitting 30°C+ - it was a trip for quick bursts of climbing, one or two tries, and long rests, beer and BBQ. Makes for a great holiday just not great climbing conditions. All the same, for any...

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Decision being made today. Will climbing be in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games? 

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This guy glued rocks to a cliff face to create a training wall. Ethical?

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The best way to "train"?
Making stuff up one evening after work. #rockclimbing #climbing_pictures_of_instagram #bouldering #limestone #climbing A video posted by Sam Schofield (@samclimber) on Jul 29, 2016 at 5:30am PDT
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