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Old 13-04-10   #1 (permalink)
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Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

At 48 I must be one of the oldest but since changing over to a VT last August I've had a new lease of life where climbing is concerned and reckon I will go on for at least another ten years.

How long do you blokes reckon you'll be climbing for and who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

You're the oldest arent you anyway mick
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

I know a few older climbers round here, think DannyT will tell you. Bill (I Think) is in his 50's and still going strong.
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

I think that Masterblaster is around his 50's, think ive seen something where he said hed been climbing for 30+ years so that figure would make a bit of sense. Im 17, one of the youngest I guess!
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

The guy from Sherbrook, is it Angus? occasionaly pops his head up on here.
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

At 42 Im a bit from being finished i hope, but once you guys have settled the oldest, what will be next, the heaviest
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The ugliest? Hehe
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Use it or loose it.... Our oldest is 49 soon to be 50, climbs every day, not a bad climber too...
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Re: Who is the oldest working climber on Arbtalk?

I feel about 72.

Luckily, I only look about 23.
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I worked with a chap on a council contract who retired last week at 61. He is one of the fastest blokes ive worked with. He's moving down to devon and doing a few days freelance a week. He puts it down to cod liver oil, eating healthy and stretching after work.
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