• Basic Details

    John Gale

    About me

    Freelance route setter based in the north west.
    Predominantly trad climbing and bouldering for 10 years, with sport climbing experience throughout Europe, including several winters in Spain.
    Some competition experience at my local walls with several Top 5 places.
    I’m passionate about delicate, balanced moves and fine edges that require a technical approach.

    Your Setting Experience

    Boulder setting experience gained at a number of different venues in Calderdale.

    RSA level 2


    United Kingdom / East of England, United Kingdom / North East, United Kingdom / North West, United Kingdom / Wales, United Kingdom / Yorkshire and the Humber

    Setter ability

    Boulder (unroped), Route (roped)

  • Boulder Setter Reference
    Work Reference Institution

    Huddersfield Climbing Centre

    Description of work performed

    Full strip down and clean up of bouldering area.
    Multiple days spent setting problems in the bouldering area.
    Full clean down and tidy up.

  • Working at Height
    Working at height documentation

    Valid RSA Course

    If 'other certification' please give details

    RSA 2

    Certification Expiry Date


  • Route Setter Reference
    Work Reference Name

    Newly Qualified

    Work Reference Institution

    Newly Qualified

    Description of work performed

    Newly Qualified