Route setting & RSA accreditation About Drytooling Route setting & RSA accreditation

Climbing Walls Unlimited and Drytooling UK are both run by Pete Hill MIC, FRGS.

Pete holds the Mountaineering Instructor Certificate, the highest UK award for rock and mountain sports, holds an IRATA (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association) qualification and is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. He has written six books about climbing and has been published in a number of languages.

He has been involved with climbing walls for many years and delivers the CWA and CWLA qualification courses on behalf of Mountain Training Scotland. He also delivers a number of high-level awards via his business which can be seen here. Pete is one of only 4 UK Route Setting Association accredited setting trainers.

Pete has been involved with drytooling for many years, both as a competitor and as an organiser of tooling events and competitions. He was the joint coordinator for the very successful Scottish Tooling Series as well as head umpire. His best competitive result was winning the Scottish Mixed Masters competition. Since setting up drytoolingUK in 2008, which is the only UK company dedicated to drytooling events and competitions, he has been running events all over the UK as well as giving advice for a number taking place overseas.