Andy Kirkpatrick

Wall Climber & Explorer Who Has Scaled Yosemite's El Capitan 30+ Times

Down: The Complete Big Wall Manual

Down: The Complete Big Wall Manual

1001 Climbing Tips

1001 Climbing Tips

Unknown Pleasures: Collected Writing On Life, Death, Climbing And Everything In Between

Unknown Pleasures: Collected Writing On Life, Death, Climbing And Everything In Between

Psychovertical

Psychovertical

Cold Wars: Climbing The Fine Line Between Risk And Reality

Cold Wars: Climbing The Fine Line Between Risk And Reality

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  • 2020 - Published Down
  • 2018 - Published Unknown Pleasures
  • 2018 - Published Higher Education 
  • 2011 - Published Cold Wars
  • 2009 - Climbed El Cap with Phil Packer, raising £1million for Help for Heroes 
  • 2008 - Published Psychovertical 
  • 2004 - Founder of Speakers from the Edge 
  • 2001 - Solo climbed El Cap, the hardest route ever climbed by a solo British Climber 
  • 1999 - Subject of an article for Climbing Magazine 
  • Third-person in history to win the Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature with his books Psychovertical and Cold Wards