About Dan        

dan, brightside, froggatt


Dan lives in the Peak District National Park with his wife, three kids and dog. He is an active climber and walker.

He is passionate about climbing and you can check out his UKC Profile here.

He enjoys all forms of the sport - trad climbing, sport climbing, bouldering, soloing, scrambling and mountain walking.


  Freelance Instructor        

climbing prizes


Dan works as a freelance climbing instructor, holding Single Pitch Award (SPA) and Climbing Wall Award (CWA). Dan trained at the Brenin, which is well regarded within the outdoor industry.

Dan instructs groups climbing on single pitch crags or any of the climbing walls in the UK.

Dan places an emphasis on coaching good climbing technique, regardless of age and ability. You are never too young (or old) to learn good technique!

Trained for ML (Summer) at the Brenin.


  Youth Work        

eyam church youth

    Dan has been involved in youth work for many years and works regularly with Church youth groups. This experience enables him to communicate effectively with all ages and abilities.  

  Internet Consultancy        

dan smith internet consultancy


Dan splits his time between the outdoors and helping businesses get the most out of the internet. He has been successful in working in several internet startups.

He advises companies at an operational level and also assists formulating successful sales and marketing strategies.


© Dan Smith 2008-2011