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John Pitcairn

@johnpitcairn
New Zealand • Trad climber
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  • Grade context: AU
  • Ascents: 1299
  • Photos: 43
  • Climbing since: 2006
  • Member since: 2014
  • Favorites: 6
  • Following: 13
  • Followers: 18
23
red pointed
19
flashed
1136
successful ascents
27.9km
distance climbed

About me

Ageing ex-skateboarder, skier and snowboarder, I discovered climbing in my mid-40s. Wish it had been 25 years earlier. I like my coffee black, my sci-fi hard, and my climbing trad.

Notable ascents

By style By type Diff. band Ascents Hardest ascent
Trad Red point
68 23 Bad Behaviour 3 years ago
Top rope
117 23 Bad Behaviour 3 years ago
23 Snatchbender Direct 3 years ago
23 Wellington Boots
Tick
341 22 Banshee 3 years ago
22 Gothic Groove 4 years ago
22 Fuck-Knuckle 4 years ago
Flash
13 19 Lemmington 9 months ago
Onsight
178 19 The Desired 2 years ago
19 Morgul Can't 2 years ago
19 Peanut Butter Jam 4 years ago
Sport Red point
34 23 Sneakeasy 4 years ago
Top rope
36 22 Biggles Sucks A Kumara 5 years ago
Tick
129 22 Biggles Sucks A Kumara 4 years ago
By area Diff. band Ascents Hardest ascent
Mt. Eden Quarry
516 23 Snatchbender Direct 3 years ago
23 Bad Behaviour 3 years ago
23 Sneakeasy 4 years ago
Arapiles
259 21 Cut Short 2 years ago
21 Comic Relief 2 years ago
Kawakawa Bay
158 22 Rohans Arete about two years ago
Froggatt Edge
74 21 Lunar Leopard about two years ago
Waipapa
56 18 Dogs Breakfast about two years ago
18 No Country For Young Men 4 years ago
18 The Root 5 years ago

Climber Performance Rating (CPR) Timelines

For help understanding the CPR timeline chart see the CPR timeline explained article.

Trad timeline (ascents)

Sport timeline (ascents)

grade pyramids

Trad 367 ascents

25 2
24 6
23 6
22 6
21 8
20 7
19 22
18 53
17 56
16 45
15 50
14 27
13 26
12 14
11 18
10 4
9 9
8 1
7 2
6 2
  Onsight   Flash   Red point   Pink point   Tick   Other

Grades: Australian Ewbanks

Sport 182 ascents

24 3
23 2
22 4
21 6
20 13
19 20
18 42
17 37
16 31
15 14
14 6
13 3
12
11
10 1
  Onsight   Flash   Red point   Pink point   Tick   Other

Grades: Australian Ewbanks

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