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Another Game of Bowls Sir Walter?* E1 5b

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[Another Game of Bowls Sir Walter ? E1 5b, 3 kb]14m. Climb a short flake just right of the arete then make awkward moves to better holds. Continue steeply keeping right of the arete throughout and using loads of rounded holds. © ROCKFAX
FA. Chris Craggs 1992. The name is a historical blooper confusing the Armada with Napoleon's mob, I was only 200 years out!

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500, Pete's 150 Peak Extremes.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 166 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

slacky - Lead β - 28/Aug/14 with Ben Abell

stp - Solo - 07/Aug/14

Neil R - 2nd - 03/Aug/14 with Tim

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/14

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/14 with Jake

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/14 with Nick

Gambit - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/14 with Mark Leicester

kenneM - Lead - 13/Jun/14 with Dan loveday

papashango - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Jasmin

Trobbo - AltLd - 30/May/14 with Nick Hepburn

LJC - Lead O/S - 30/May/14 with Little Ben

Matthew Robinson - 2nd - 18/May/14 with Paul

Climbed this several year ago but an enjoyable repeat of a good route
climberchristy - Lead rpt - 17/May/14 with Keith Swainson

arthur_de_briton - Lead - 17/May/14 with cat mckenna

WillDoyle - Solo - 16/May/14

quiffhanger - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/14 with Dan M

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/14

Hoyes - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Rachel B

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/14

Batt - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/14 with James Hoyes

nice slopers !
ashtond6 - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/14

BLodge - 2nd - 10/Nov/13

kyaizawa - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/13 with Becky Lodge

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/13 with Jonny P

Andre Clarke - 2nd - 03/Sep/13 with Tom Thorne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/13

slacky - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/13 with Mel, Ben

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Pete

apw - 2nd - 03/Aug/13 with Jim Slater

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/Aug/13

jrccrosby - 2nd - 30/Jun/13 with Federico, Henry Crosby

Theeni - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Joseph

Spicy moving beyond the flake.
treg - 2nd - 19/Jun/13 with Patrick

Hardcore Pat - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Matt Tregellas

shouter - 2nd - 09/Jun/13

andrewlyons14 - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Gerallt Owain

Gerallt Owain - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Andy Lyons

Metalbear - TR - 04/Jun/13 with John James McEvoy

Hidden - 2nd - 19/May/13

Wayne S - Lead - 03/Mar/13 with Peter McNair

mark20 - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/13

Stiff start and then pleasant to the top.
Ropeboy - Lead - 05/Jan/13

saffy - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/12

airwalk123 - 2nd O/S - 03/Nov/12

Haydn Jones - 2nd O/S - 23/Sep/12 with pep

Gudge - Lead O/S - Sep/12 with Pete Staves

Wayne S - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/12 with Deacon

deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/12

Lots of slopers, fun on a top rope at the end of the evening but would be a nerve racking lead.
Andrew Lodge - TR - 18/Jun/12 with Bob

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 29/Mar/12 with Bern Hardman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/11

rounder than round
rurp - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/11

First E1 clean.
finchelata - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11

My first night lead, great view, shame I couldn't enjoy the view!
Jonathan Hall - Lead - 29/Sep/11 with Sam Stringer

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/11 with liv_the_div

Decked trying to rock up round arete. placed one nut which intelligently tried to grab as fell past. ripped it out.
clairejane - Lead dnf - 15/Aug/11 with will

james Campbell - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/11

Liam Ingram - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/11 with Jamie Sparkes, Ally Rocke

buxtoncoffeelover - Lead - 01/Jul/11

climbing_wiggy - 2nd β - 26/Jun/11 with Dale

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/11

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/11 with Andrew

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/May/11

fell off lower crux.seemed to be poor rounded hand holds.
mark4344 - Lead dnf - 08/May/11 with Matt Payne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11

stuaart - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Sandra McCabe, Neil Redgrave

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/11

Palindrome - 2nd O/S - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/11

David Smith - 2011

mwatson - 2011

patsaunders - 2011

patsaunders - Lead - 2011

DeanD - 2011

DeanD - 2011

Hidden - Dec/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10

good start
Cake - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Matt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10

Tony Holdsworth - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/10 with Guido

Stig - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Goi

PeteH - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/10 with Alex

grubes - 2nd - 05/Sep/10 with Haydn, Alex

Haydn's lead. Awkward sloping holds... starts hard, eases up, then stings at the end...
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 05/Sep/10 with Luke, Haydn Martin

Sweaty and rounded
Hardonicus - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Luke Donaldson, Alex Thompson

All very rounded and nervy. Massive foot ledges helped keep it together though.
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/10

JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/10 with Liam Ingram, Harry Holmes, Claire

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/10

llamaglama - Lead - 10/Aug/10 with Jam

Alistair Corbett - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10

Felt more like VS as it all went very smoothly
Pilch - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/10

petegruf - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Chris B

Adam Potter - 2nd - 05/Jun/10

was a bit cautious on the lower crux part having seen a guy fall upside down onto the slaby wall below earlier
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 27/May/10 with Richard Williams

leon - Lead rpt - 15/May/10 with Steven Davidson

disturbed_one51 - 2nd - 20/Apr/10 with Rob Middleton

b.hayley - 2nd O/S - 27/Mar/10

Mr Sparkle - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/10 with Ben Hayley

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2010

3kidsandanorton - 2nd - 26/Sep/09 with Pete Templar

Climbed once on a top rope clean then led clean.
teflonpete - Lead RP - 26/Sep/09 with Barry

felt good on this.
duzinga - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Celine

gazfellows - 2nd - 06/Aug/09

Chris wilson - 2nd - 15/Jul/09 with John F

jored - Jul/09 with Chris W

bigphil - 2nd - 25/May/09 with Paul Willinson

jameshall - 2nd - 10/May/09 with Martin

Brown - Solo O/S - 19/Mar/09 with Solo

ilikemonkys - 15/Mar/09 with Rob emery

Sal37 - Lead O/S - 2009

thought the start to this looked easier than martello buttress, how wrong i was. possibly the most scared i've ever been. bloody slopers. -1'c.
Milne - Lead O/S - 03/Dec/08 with paul strutt

Byronius Maximus - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Paul du Toit

Hidden - Lead - 07/Sep/08

Hidden - 16/Aug/08

Hidden - TR - 01/Jul/08

Pretty good but might as well stick to the arete at the top as it is very eliminate otherwise.
Jon_Warner - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/08 with Dave Pattinson

burto - Lead O/S - 18/May/08 with calum

Hidden - Lead dnf - 08/May/08

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Apr/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Feb/08

lowersharpnose - Lead - 01/Jan/08

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 2008

PenJD - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/07 with Jenny Dargue

snowy owl - 2nd - 15/Sep/07 with Penny Longstaff

Martin Haworth - Lead β - Aug/07 with Richard

Hidden - Lead - Jul/07

Joe Dove - 2nd - 10/Jun/07 with paul

A Crook - 2nd - 05/Jun/07 with Dom Stockton

Hidden - Lead - Jun/07

Hidden - 2007

Dom Whillans - 2007

@ndy - 2nd O/S - 2007 with John_Hat

Sidekick - Lead O/S - 2007

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/06 with tris

tristangale - 2nd - 13/Oct/06 with Chevis

Luke Brooks - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/06 with Rob Grant

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Sep/06

dpurf - 2nd rpt - 18/Aug/06 with Patrick

Good stuff.
goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/06 with Lewis Ashton

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/06

Iggy_B - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with Richard Turkington

Very rounded, and feels slightly eliminate higher up - worthwhile though.
drysori - Lead O/S - Feb/06 with Malcolm

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/05

Hidden - 2nd β - 14/Aug/05

chris sm - Lead O/S - Jun/05 with Pippa Froggatt

cem - Lead O/S - 15/May/05 with Hans

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/05

Skell - 2005

Chris M - 2005

ChrisBrooke - 2nd - 16/Oct/04 with John Inkpen

Hidden - TR - 28/Jul/04

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - Apr/03 with Mark Davies

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/03

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/02 with Mark and Davey

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/02

unfit - Lead - 05/Sep/02 with Beth Beare

Hidden - Lead - 22/Aug/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2002

Rock Fairy - 2nd - 2000

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Voting
Total votes cast 126
hard E20 of 43
E20 of 43
easy E21 of 43
hard E12 of 43
E128 of 43
easy E16 of 43
hard HVS6 of 43
HVS0 of 43
easy HVS0 of 43
hard 5c0 of 43
5c0 of 43
easy 5c1 of 43
hard 5b0 of 43
5b33 of 43
easy 5b6 of 43
hard 5a3 of 43
5a0 of 43
easy 5a0 of 43
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Style of ascent

Soloed7 of 166 (4.2%)
Lead85 of 166 (51.2%)
Followed53 of 166 (31.9%)
Toproped4 of 166 (2.4%)
Alt Leads2 of 166 (1.2%)
Unknown15 of 166 (9.0%)

'Climbed'63 of 166 (38.0%)
clean O/S89 of 166 (53.6%)
clean β4 of 166 (2.4%)
clean rpt6 of 166 (3.6%)
clean RP1 of 166 (0.6%)
dnf3 of 166 (1.8%)