Hometown: Oshakati, Namibia
Resides: Bristol
Local Crag: Cheddar Gorge
Favourite Crag: Font

"If you include others in your experiments, it may work. But reaching an uncertain goal alone, without any team conversation? No way!” - Jacky Godoffe


  • Ubuntu f8b - Rocklands
  • Tuppence 8b - Ansteys Cove
  • Loaded With Power f7c+ - Hueco Tanks
  • The Angels Share f7c - Black Rocks
  • L'Angle Parfait f7b - Fontainebleau

"Climbing for me is all about the movement,

I just want to be able to cool and interesting moves."

Max is a UK based climber and route setter living in Sheffield and wherever he parks his van.

At the fore front of UK route setting Max has been setting on the National and International stage including events such as CWIF in 2019 & 2020, European Lead Championships 2019, British Bouldering Championships & British Lead Championships. Max is also a regular setter across the climbing walls in the UK and part of a regular line up at the legendary Castle Climbing Center.

Max works alongside with the British Mountaineering Council & the Foundation for British Sport Climbing and is part of the GB Climbing team.