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Offline langcliffe

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First Trip Ticked Off
« on: September 08, 2017, 07:29:49 pm »
This is the face of a 13 year old lad after his first caving trip - awesome, he said:


Offline Roger W

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2017, 08:19:48 pm »
He looks as if he enjoyed that!

Mind you, he's not very muddy...
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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2017, 08:50:41 pm »
 :thumbsup:  no mud down there...

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2017, 08:55:46 pm »
you can have some of our mud if you like got plenty(too much) in north wales  :'( :'(

Offline langcliffe

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2017, 08:56:14 pm »
:thumbsup:  no mud down there...

We did avoid Death by Chocolate on this occasion.

Offline Ian Ball

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2017, 08:59:58 pm »
 :thumbsup:

well kitted out for a beginner :-)

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2017, 09:02:08 pm »
How did he find the giant climbing frame.
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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2017, 09:03:10 pm »
:thumbsup:

well kitted out for a beginner :-)

Inglesport helmet and light, and his mother's caving kit brought out of 20 year hibernation!

Offline langcliffe

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2017, 09:05:46 pm »
How did he find the giant climbing frame.

Same as me every time I go down there - awestruck!

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #9 on: September 08, 2017, 09:15:46 pm »
Ideal age mine have started a bit earlier 7 and 11. But reach can be a problem.

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Re: First Trip Ticked Off
« Reply #10 on: September 08, 2017, 09:40:38 pm »
Another happy 13 y.o.

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