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yesterday at 09:58. Facebook
Our neighbours at Plas Curig are looking for live-in staff. A great opportunity for the right person.
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02/21/2017 at 22:10. Facebook
Helen and Neil topping out Number 4 gully on this week's winter hillwalking course - a proper winter adventure on Ben Nevis.
Posted by Plas y Brenin instructor Dave Evans.
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02/21/2017 at 18:37. Facebook
Another great shot from our team up in Scotland. Thanks to Plas y Brenin instructor Dave Rudkin for posting.
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02/21/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
Phil enjoying good ice on Central Gully R hand, Grade IV, 3* on Ben Nevis on the Classic Winter Climbs Week. Thanks to Plas y Brenin instructor Tim Neill for posting.

The impressive list of climbs also ticked off during the week includes the following routes
West Chimney Route, Grade V, Church Door Buttress, Glencoe.
Shelf Route, Grade IV, Crowberry Ridge, Buachaille Etive Mor,...
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02/21/2017 at 16:18. Facebook
A fascinating article on 'The Science Of Freezing'

How the New Science of Freezing Can Save Your Life

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02/21/2017 at 08:58. Facebook
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02/18/2017 at 13:53. Facebook
A few shots this week's Winter Mountain Leader Training course up in Scotland posted by Plas y Brenin instructor Dave Rudkin
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02/16/2017 at 08:47. Facebook
Photos from our Introduction To Scottish Winter Climbing course yesterday on Curved Ridge on Buchaille Etive Mor.
On another beautiful day in the Scottish Highlands, Lina and Dave enjoyed an introduction to leading and moving together on Mountaineering terrain in winter conditions with Plas y Brenin Instructor Dave Evans.
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02/16/2017 at 08:37. Facebook
Photos from our Introduction to Scottish Winter Climbing course yesterday on Curved Ridge. Posted by Plas y Brenin instructor Matt Stygall #MEClimbing
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Scottish Introduction to Winter Climbing

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FREE TRAINING OPPORTUNITY
We are looking for 'Mock Students' for our Mountain Assessor Workshop - Sunday 19th Feb.
You need to have completed your Mountain Training Mountain Leader (Summer )Training course and be working towards your assessment. If you are interested email info@pyb.co.uk or call 01690 720214
Rachel Atherton crowned Sportsperson Of The Year. A richly deserved title for a supremely accomplished athlete.

Rachel Atherton crowned World Action Sportsperson of the Year at the 2017 Laureus World Sports Awards

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Guests on our Welsh Winter Hillwalking course getting to grips with fundamental winter skills in the mountains this week. Here are a few shots taken by Plas y Brenin instructor Cath Wilson.
A few photos of Tower Ridge taken by Plas y Brenin instructor Tim Neill today on the classic winter climbs course.
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Scottish Classic Winter Climbs

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Our guests up in Scotland are enjoying good winter conditions.
Here is Lina today on the South West ridge of the Douglas Boulder (IV) on a beautiful day on Ben Nevis. The team even got down in time to climb a couple of pitches of Ice in the bottom of Coire Na Ciste.
Thank to Plas y Brenin instructor Dave Evans for posting the shots.
We're very proud to be hosting British Cycling's Olympic Development Squad here at Plas y Brenin this week.
Here in action today, it's plain to see that the weather has fallen very nicely for them. Cold, but still, with great visibility. Perfect weather to explore the mountains.
#Riderroute #HSBCUK #BritishCycling
Blogger Dave Chick came on the Joe Brown's Shops Big Winter Walk at Plas y Brenin. See what he made of the experience here: [ Blogspot.co.uk Link ]

Snowdon via Y Gribin

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Some brilliant shots from the first day of the Advanced White Water Kayaking course in this gallery posted by Ascent Photographic
A shot from the last belay of Pinnacle Buttress groove III today on the Scottish Intro Winter climbing course. Leena and Dave were introduced to the delights of Scottish mixed climbing on frozen turf and rimed rock with Plas y Brenin instructor Dave Evans.
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Some very important guests here at Plas y Brenin this week.
A few photos from the weekend's Welsh Winter Skills course. As you can see, our guests enjoyed a true winter learning experience.