In his shoes

David Flanagan, 34, boulderer I started bouldering as a teenager because I couldn't afford climbing gear; me and a friend went off to Dalkey quarry in Dublin and made it up as we went along. With

30th October, 2011

David Flanagan, 34, boulderer

I started bouldering as a teenager because I couldn't afford climbing gear; me and a friend went off to Dalkey quarry in Dublin and made it up as we went along.

With rope climbing there's a lot of faff and you have to stay in your limits. With bouldering you get better use of your time.

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