Date of Incident

06/01/1995

Country

England

Route

Incident

I was climbing on a top rope and slipped as soon as I began climbing. I made contact with the ground on rope stretch and badly twisted my ankle on the uneven ground.

Lessons

Bouldering mats were not commonly used in 1995. But if Ihad used one back then, I may not have twisted my ankle.

Activity

Trad rock climbing

When

Ascending

Injury

Dislocation or joint injury

Causes

Anonymous?

No

Reported By

Participant

Wearing Helmets?

No

Rescue Services Involved?

None