Date: 30th December 2013

Local Talent Flashes Every Problem in Round 3 JWS

Talented Whitburn based climber Jack Graham scooped the ‘pop n choc’ problem this weekend in Round 3 Junior Winter Series – well done Jack! Here’s a picture of Jack with his winnings! Jack also managed to flash every single problem for maximum points 275! Jack is currently leading the adults HRT Winter Boulder Series competing against veterans who have climbed for years! At just 14 years old, the young climber is a superb ambassador for the sport and a positive role model for other junior climbers. Jack’s success shows what you can achieve with dedication and a passion for the sport.

Jack has climbed from age 6 and has previously been part of the Junior British Climbing team. Jack’s sponsors Lyon Equipment have created a profile for Jack click here to view.

Jack has some impressive competition results!

1st 2009 BMC Youth Climbing Series, Westway
6th, Lead Arco Rock Junior 2009, Italy
2nd BMC Youth Open December 2010, Liverpool
2nd BMC Youth Open December 2011, Sunderland
1st Youth C Scottish Bouldering Chamionships , May 2012, Glasgow
1st Youth C Brittish Bouldering Championships, July 2012, Sheffield

1st Youth C British Lead Climbing Championships, October 2012, Ratho

Jack’s aim for 2014 is to continue doing competitions and climb outside as much as he can!

Hayley McKenna Manager