Info

Jam Crack - The Niall Grimes Climbing Podcast

Irish / Sheffield climber Niall Grimes in conversation with characters on the UK and international climbing scene. Also classic climbing stories read aloud.
RSS Feed Subscribe in Apple Podcasts
Jam Crack - The Niall Grimes Climbing Podcast
2021
April
March
February
January


2020
December
November
October
September
August
June
May
March
January


2019
December
November
September
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2018
December
November
October
September
August
July
April


2017
October
September
August
July
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2015
December


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: Page 1
Apr 6, 2021

Aiden Roberts is at the top of UK bouldering having done numerous 8C/8C+  first ascents. David Mason has been doing hard problems around the UK and the world for years. Together we take a look at top-end UK and world bouldering.

Mar 23, 2021

Anita talks about some of the work she has been doing to encourage diverse groups into climbing.

Mar 11, 2021

Natalie Berry reads Gordon Smith’s classic accounts of winter ice climbing on Ben Nevis and big routes in the Alps, both stories drenched in 1970s drizzle and hunger.

Mar 2, 2021

Achtung: Legend! The quiet king of the quiet kingdom. Seldom has an area been so associated with one climber as Northumberland is with Bob Smith. From the late 1970s Bob championed style, commitment and technicality to produce climbs whose beauty and challenge have diminished little over the years.

Feb 16, 2021

Coach and climbing philosophy through lived experiences. This podcast won't make you stronger, but it might help you climb better and love it more. She's the boss.

Feb 2, 2021

In the 1990s she was at the top levels, redpointing 8b and flashing E7. Niall Grimes chats to Karin Magog about how she got there and what she's been doing since.

Jan 29, 2021

Trailblazing Irish climbers reads from her autobiography.

Jan 11, 2021

North Wales based climbing photographer, Ray Wood, sits down and thinks about life over a cup of tea.

Dec 11, 2020

Alex Megos talk to Niall Grimes about his new 9c, Bibliography, at Ceuse.

Nov 11, 2020

It's a bit sweary, sorry. I read out my own story of training obsession and blurred boundaries. Sorry.

Nov 4, 2020

Driving force of North Wales bouldering exploration, master of cutting edge trad, sport and bouldering. Pete Robins sits down and blows his own trumpet.

Oct 20, 2020

Bernadette McDonald reads about the most Extreme arena in all of climbing, 8000m peaks in Winter from her new book, Winter 8000. The episode centres around the efforts to rescue Elisabeth Revol and Tomasz Mackiewicz on Nanga Parbat.

Oct 6, 2020

Sam Whittaker, the biceps behind Sheffield's Climbing Works bouldering centre, yarns on about setting up the Works, why it's special and how it's handled lockdown. Plus a journey through his life.

Sep 17, 2020

Young North Wales based boulderer, trad climber, bassist and student Lewis Perrin Williams talks about some of the important stuff in his life.

Sep 14, 2020

Star of Hard Grit, classic 1990s climbing vid, chats to Niall Grimes in a darkening graveyard.

Aug 11, 2020

10-year-old and mad-for-climbing Rose tells Niall Grimes about climbing 8a, why she loves climbing outdoors, about Spain and plans to travel.

Aug 4, 2020

Young Lakes-based trad star Anna Taylor in conversation under a tree.

Jun 30, 2020

Peter Goulding reads extracts from his recently-published book Slatehead, which takes a personal look at the Llanberis slate climbing scene from the 1980s.

Jun 16, 2020

Paul Pritchard and George Smith read their farewells to their friend and 80's slate legend, Trevor Hodgson.

May 27, 2020

Gritstone master and pioneer of many of grit's finest Extremes died in a climbing accident last week. Niall Grimes remembers his experiences of some of JA's routes, and plays some music.

May 5, 2020

I spend an hour playing other people's music and try to take credit for it. Yay!

Mar 26, 2020

I ramble a few bits and pieces and tell a story about me n Brian Callen in Yosemite. And play some music.

Jan 15, 2020

Top adventure climber Nick Bullock recalls tales of loose rock, looser friends and the loosest ethics. Funny as hell!

Dec 27, 2019

Top UK all-rounder Hazel Findlay talks about being a professional climber, Tsunami, Magic Line, coaching, social media and podcasts.

Dec 16, 2019

Blind climber Jesse Dufton talks about his starring role in the award-winning documentary Climbing Blind, culminating in his on-sight lead of the Old Man of Hoy. Awesome.

1 2 3 4 5 Next »