Here you can find details of the club’s committee


Name:Rich Lambert
Duties:To encourage and enable all club members to get out climbing.
Favourite routePinnacle Ridge
Favourite pub:Fell Bar


Name:James Gooding
Duties:Dealing with the club’s finances and making sure everyone pays their subs.
Favourite routeHaste Not, White Ghyll
Favourite pub:Wateredge Inn, Ambleside for its sunset views over Windermere


Name:Ashley Smith
Duties:Liaising with the BMC, organising committee meetings and taking minutes at the meetings.
Favourite route:The Old Man of Stoer
Favourite pub:The Mortal Man, Troutbeck

Membership Secretary

Name:Chris Craven
Duties:Point of contact for new members
Favourite routeVenus, Crummackdale
Favourite pub:The Wheatsheaf, Ingleton

Meets Secretary

Name:Tony Gray
Duties:Making sure that we all get some climbing done
Favourite routeArdverikie Wall
Favourite pub: A pint of Harvistoun Bitter and Twisted at the Clachaig Inn

Training Officer

Name:Phil Clayton
Duties:Organising a programme of both formal and informal training events to help improve everyone’s climbing experience.
Favourite climb:North West Arete followed by F-route on Gimmer. An classic combination I’ve done loads of times, which still scares me a little bit every time I do it. Those last few moves at the top…
Favourite pub:The Factory Tap in Kendal, not just for the beer, but the pizza and pop-up street food.

Committee Member

Name:Malcolm Weightman
Duties:Committee member without portfolio
Favourite routeAnything on Scafell. In particular Saxon, which you can never do too many times!
Favourite pub:The nearest one that sells good beer at the end of a days climbing will do for me.

Committee Member

Name:Ed Taylor
Duties:Committee member without portfolio
Favourite routeawaiting info
Favourite pub:awaiting info

Committee Member (Web Officer)

Name:Annette Smith
Duties:General committee duties & creating and maintaining the club website.
Favourite routeThis week it’s Jingling Groove at Clogwyn Cyrau
Favourite pub:The Tap in Kendal
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