Articles

Meeting the Godfather (Scottish winter climbing)

Article published on UK climbing about an attempt to repeat “The Godfather” (VIII, 8) on Beinn Bh…

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Island Dreams (Running)

First published in Fellrunner magazine, autumn 2008. This article can be found in a PDF <a href=...

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Passing the baton (Scottish winter climbing)

I think back over my development as a climber and wonder how I came to be here, seven pitches…

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Running In Heaven (Running)

Article by Colin Wells about my Cuillin ridge run, originally published in the Sunday Herald. ...

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The longest winter route ever (Alpine climbing)

An account of a christmas spent in Chamonix early in my climbing career. Unpublished.

Col…

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Kyzyl Asker obsession (Greater ranges climbing)

Previously published in Scottish Mountaineer, February 2006.

“You try this face, alpine st…

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Eco climbing (Alpine climbing)

Previously published in Climb magazine, August 2006. My knowledge has moved on a lot since I wro…

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The Teacher (Running)

I wrote this article after spending the summer of 2004 in Kyrgyzstan. It marked a return for me …

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