Sometimes laughter is the best course of action.

When 30 metres above the ground and your Italian Hitch judders as it roles over the lowering karabiner (as it is supposed to do!), the following adrenaline surge can take you either way. Luckily for Matt he went the way of the Cavalier!  A glorious week and weather window of work for CGO and Calderdale College, undertaking the Esk Gorge scramble and jumps, mountain walk up Cat Bells and High Spy and padding and climbing in Borrowdale.

Chris and Matt abseiling above the Bowderstone, Borrowdale