/ NEWS: Tuppence, 8a+/b, for Peter Dawson

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UKC News - on 04 Jul 2013
Peter Dawson high on his successful redpoint of Tuppence, Anstey's Cove, Devon, 3 kbStrong Devonshire youth, Peter Dawson (14), recently redpointed Tuppence, 8a+/b, at Anstey's Cove. Found on the Ferocity Wall, Tuppence was first climbed by the very strong and talented Ken Palmer. Although given 8a+ it is widely thought of as 8b. 

Peter climbed the route in around five...

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Ged Desforges - on 04 Jul 2013
In reply to UKC News: Great effort. I don't think there's anybody out there that thinks this is 8a+. Or even easy 8b!
Beastly Squirrel - on 04 Jul 2013
In reply to UKC News: Great work Pete!
Action9 - on 04 Jul 2013
In reply to UKC News: Its hard 8b. It was originally given 8b by Ken. The 94 Nick White guide is just wrong. UKC slow and innacurate as usual.
JimmyKay - on 04 Jul 2013
In reply to UKC News:

It's a great route with great moves. Well done Pete. Hard as hell and at least F8b. Can't wait to get back on it.
Ian Dunn - on 04 Jul 2013
In reply to UKC News: Looks like a golden time for the Young Guns, well done Pete youngest ascent of an 8b by a Brit, and you had the youngest 8a too till Aiden took the title from you. Buster getting the youngest 8c and Emily Allen the youngest 8a by a female. Well done All you guys its great to see keep enjoying it indoors and out and be careful.

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