Every Man's Misery* VS 5a
[Getting stuck right in!  Every Mans Misery - VS 5a - Burbage South., 2 kb]6m.

Rockfax Description
The wide right-leaning off-width is a thrash. Usually well-named. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Wide Cracks, Do you climb Very Severe?, WideBoyz Crack School.

Photo: Getting stuck right in! Every Mans Misery - VS 5a - Burbage South. © Doug Rouxel
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This climb is in 45 logbooks, and on 13 wishlists.

morganator - Solo O/S - 17/Jul/14 with Sophie Whyte

Oliver Houston - TR dog - 18/May/14

Hidden - Lead dnf - 19/Apr/14

Delightful little route. Elegant and dainty.
davidalcock - Lead - 08/Sep/13 with Ben, mapperley samurai

mapperley samurai - 2nd - 08/Sep/13 with David Alcock, Ben Moss

Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing - Solo - Sep/13

Clemmo - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Rich Purvis

Hidden - TR - 10/Aug/13

drolex - Lead dnf - 09/Jul/13

With triglyph, was certainly my misery. Shockingly couldn't get started on either
ipblake - 2nd dnf - 06/Jul/13 with simmo, jan

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 21/Oct/12

vdiff extreme squeeze.
Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/12

climbed prone
althesin - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with Reds

Reds - 2nd O/S - 27/May/12 with Althesin

Did as part of the crack school with the "wide boyz". Was struggling to make any progress in the middle until Tom spotted I wasn't using the chicken wing to it's full potential. I had the rope wrapped around my arm which was causing problems. Once that was sorted, I managed to fight my way to the top - Brilliant!! Need to go back and lead it next time.
charley - TR O/S - 01/Apr/12

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Rachel Somerville - 2nd - 02/Oct/11 with Peri Stracchino

a real giggle. start is tricky - covered rocks with a couple of mats and bouldering stylee spotting for start.
pebbles - Lead - 02/Oct/11 with rachel

Hjort - Solo dnf - 04/Sep/10

Difficulty increased directly proportional to gifted-ness of ones chest. For once, big 'jugs' are not an advantage.
squidgebob - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with jamie

easier facing left, use a high heel hook where it narrows
JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Claire Holland

a route for practising every udging techique known to man - great fun!
Tony Holdsworth - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Martin Haworth

Jonathan Hall - 2nd - 31/May/10 with Rob Middleton

morganator - Solo - 24/May/10

Probably the best route in the world.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/10 with Jaime

Hidden - 13/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09

45min epic. Triumph of wriggling over gravity (and working out the crafty finishing move for those who don't really fit)
popebenedictus - Lead O/S - 11/May/09 with Edd Rab

edd rab - 2nd O/S - 11/May/09 with Ben Harding

Couldn't commit to the final moves - down climbed to live to fight another day.
PanzerHanzler - Solo dnf - 01/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jul/08

Hidden - Solo dnf - 25/May/08

Absolutely rubbish
sparkass - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Mike Shorter

could not get out of the offwidth
twodada - Lead dnf - 10/Nov/06 with Paul O-T

colin milton - Lead - 20/Jul/06 with fenclimb

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/06

loonyclimber - Lead - Jul/05

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/02

Roget - Solo O/S - 26/May/01

Laramadness - Sent O/S - 29/Oct/95

Mark Kemball - Solo - 09/Jun/79

Andy Fielding - Solo - 1979

mikej - Solo - 14/Apr/70 with Martin Wragg

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Nafclimbsrocks, DanChad, callumbtaylor, humptydumpty, kim.mulji, teamrob, eschaton, mjbeckett, Dr Caterpillar, PanzerHanzler

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Style of ascent
Clean O/S