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For all my latest news follow me on Twitter @redszell I am delighted to be sponsored by VauxWall – part of the Lakeland Climbing Centre Group The Holman Prize – Latest My Holman Prize adventure is underway! In late September, I was flown out to California to meet the organisers, San Francisco LightHouse for the…

Epic Fail

With so much emphasis on success nowadays, failure has become a dirty word.  The media in particular wants winners. Failure is not ‘inspirational’. It’s easy to forget that we learn by our mistakes. But in a rollercoaster year Matthew and I have a scarily bad day on the hill to thank for teaching us a…

Holman Prize – Latest News

I’m just back from San Francisco Lighthouse for the Blind – the organisers of the Holman Prize. During this welcome week I met my fellow prizewinners, conducted a climbing lesson at Mission Cliffs, learned how to salsa and visited Alcatraz (see pictures below). The countdown to my Holman Prize adventure has begun… For more information…

***STOP PRESS***

The 2018 Holman Prize I am delighted to announce that I have been awarded this prestigious international prize for blind adventurers. Launched in 2017 by the San Francisco LightHouse For The Blind to ‘support the emerging adventurousness and can-do spirit of blind and low vision people worldwide…the Prize provides financial backing for three individuals to…