Erik Bradshaw

Erik is a climber and skier based in Arrowtown. He is most famous for his lightweight ski traverse of the Southern Alps, his annual birthday climb of Mt Aspiring and his staunch advocacy for public access in Central Otago.

Climb  An Adventure on Fastness Peak

"To me climbing is not so much about iron will and determination but more about fitting who you are and your state on a particular day with a realistic goal. I am always intrigued about the inner workings of body and mind and how they allow you to succeed and come home safely"...powered by thoughts of social recognition and sexual reward, Erik Bradshaw explores the south face of Fastness