Film

Shauna and Pete go crack climbing!

Pete Whittaker takes Shauna for a crash course in crack climbing - and not everything goes to plan...
 

About

Director

Nick Brown

Producer

Alex Messenger, Nick Brown

Featuring

Pete Whittaker, Shauna Coxsey

Sponsor

BMC, Wild Country

Running time

13 minutes

Country / Nationality

United Kingdom

Our Judges say:

Great to see two local athletes climbing in Sheffield and in the Peak District. Some great tips on crack climbing.

Ed Birch Director of Salt-Street productions

Chalk and Cheese. Or perhaps not. Two of your favourite climbers unite for a school day on the Grit.

Claire Carter Writer, Film Officer for Kendal Mountain Festival, 'Creative Consultant'.

No one can argue that Shauna Coxsey has had a remarkable season. Already she is the IFSC Bouldering World Cup Champion and the season is yet to finish! Obviously, you would be excused for thinking that Shauna does not have any weaknesses, although it is not quite true... Shauna was once confronted with a crack in a competition and did not have the first idea how to get off the ground, let alone climb the thing. When you are an aspiring world champion, weakness are not something to be trifled with; call in a Wideboy and get it sorted. In this film from the BMC, crack addict Pete Whittaker takes Shauna for a crash course in crack climbing - and not everything goes to plan...