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John Pitcairn

@johnpitcairn
New Zealand • Trad climber
  • Grade context: AU
  • Ascents: 1460
  • Photos: 43
  • Climbing since: 2006
  • Member since: 2014
  • Favorites: 6
  • Following: 13
  • Followers: 19
23
red pointed
19
flashed
1272
successful ascents
30.9km
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 4 years ago
Top rope
118 23 Bad Behaviour 3 years ago
23 Snatchbender Direct 3 years ago
23 Wellington Boots
Tick
355 22 Banshee 4 years ago
22 Gothic Groove 5 years ago
22 Fuck-Knuckle 5 years ago
Second
96 20 Pilot Error 3 years ago
Flash
17 19 Lemmington about a year ago
Onsight
196 19 Bitten By A Cobra 4 months ago
19 The Desired 3 years ago
19 Morgul Can't 3 years ago
Pink point
1 16 Pockmark about two years ago
Sport Red point
44 23 Rise Of The Sloths 6 weeks ago
23 Sneakeasy 5 years ago
Tick
148 22 Biggles Sucks A Kumara 5 years ago
Top rope
46 22 Biggles Sucks A Kumara 5 years ago
By area Diff. band Ascents Hardest ascent
Mt. Eden Quarry
516 23 Snatchbender Direct 3 years ago
23 Bad Behaviour 4 years ago
Mt. Eden Quarry
516 23 Sneakeasy 5 years ago
Mt. Eden Quarry
516 23 Wellington Boots
Arapiles
259 21 Cut Short 2 years ago
21 Comic Relief 2 years ago
Kawakawa Bay
211 23 Rise Of The Sloths 6 weeks ago
Castle Rock
76 20 Klingons about a year ago
Froggatt Edge
74 21 Lunar Leopard 2 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 396 ascents

25 2
24 6
23 6
22 6
21 8
20 6
19 23
18 55
17 64
16 52
15 53
14 31
13 28
12 17
11 18
10 4
9 9
8 1
7 2
6 2
  Onsight   Flash   Red point   Pink point   Tick   Other

Grades: Ewbanks

Sport 232 ascents

24 3
23 3
22 5
21 8
20 17
19 24
18 49
17 51
16 36
15 20
14 10
13 3
12 2
11
10 1
  Onsight   Flash   Red point   Pink point   Tick   Other

Grades: Ewbanks

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