Tuesday, 26 July 2022 20:53

#pitopod #24 | Katie Mackay : Climber, Instructor & Lakes Classic Rock Round Record Holder

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Welcome to episode 24 of Paths in the Outdoors podcast, this episode we talk to Katie Mackay, a keen climber and mountain instructor.


She has established herself, through her love of climbing, as a Mountain Climbing Instructor working between the Lake District and her home of Scotland and beyond.

We chat about how she found climbing and developed into her career. Where this has taken her and the projects and events she has been involved with like the Women’s Trad Festival and Women’s Rock Festival in Ireland

We also discussed her lockdown challenge of being the first female to do the Lake District Classic Rock Round self supported in less than 24 hours.

Katie is supported by Salewa and Tenaya climbing.

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