Chris Newton-Goverd

 

AMI  

Chris has been involved with Rock & Sun since its creation in 2002.

 

Chris has over 25 years climbing experience which has taken him all over Europe; extensively in Spain, Italy and Greece, and as far afield as Morocco, Thailand, the Himalayas and the United States. Climbing has become not only a sport but a strong focus for his life. He wanted to share his experience with others and has been instructing and guiding since 1997, achieving his MIA in 2000.

 

Chris has an amazing wealth of climbing knowledge and experience at many levels from climbing sports crags to long and serious mountain routes. His philosophy is to climb everyday and enjoy life. Chris will show you ways to maximise and develop your climbing in many different ways, delivering a perfect balance of enjoyment, adventure and fulfilment.

 

Chris is currently a resident in Spain and can be found on the crags of the Costa Blanca or bouldering in Albarracin...

 

"I had a really enjoyable trip to Albarracin. It was my first time bouldering outdoors. I'd like to especially thank Chris our guide, as he was really friendly, approachable and knowledgable. It was a lovely trip and I would consider booking with Rock and Sun again." Danielle L. 26-05-2016 (Bouldering trip, Albarracin)


Get In Touch

Rock & Sun provide quality rock climbing holidays, courses and Private Guiding. All services are tailored and designed to suit your individual experience and aspirations. Email us or call +44 (0)2033 900 351

Email Updates


The Rock & Sun Newsletter
Freebies | Product Reviews | Photos | More..

Stay Connected

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Blogger
  • LinkedIn


Quick Enquiry Form

.

Tel: +44 (0)2033 900 351

Email: lesley.rockandsun@gmail.com

Warning! Climbing is addictive!

Desiree Verbeek - Director and Climbing guide at Rock & Sun recently wrote a blog for SportsCover Direct. Because more and more research shows that Bouldering and Climbing can be a remedy for anxiety and depression, she titled it: "Climbing and Bouldering: the Upward Spiral" In the article...

Read more

Placing a Bolt

  Published in The Professional Mountaineer - Summer 2017 Words and Photos by Trevor Massiah In the previous issue I looked at the lessons learned over the years from bolt placements and the advantages of titanium bolts over stainless steel glue-in bolts. Glue-in anchors that flex or def...

Read more

The Case for Resin Bolts

The Professional Mountaineer - Spring 2017 Words and Photos by Trevor Massiah This article will look at why the use of resin bolts and anchors might be the best choice for sport climbing. It will also look at what might be the best materials to use and hope to share greater understanding of how t...

Read more

Browse all articles

Quick Inquiry Articles