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The Dark Side*** 6c

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[The Dark Side, Moy Rock, 3 kb]20m. Climb second bolted line from left. Clipping last bolt is the crux, easier to go straight past to chain.

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mzchambers - Lead dnf - 13/Sep/13

peter.clarkson1 - 2nd rpt - 10/Sep/13 with dave douglas

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/13 with Pete Clarkson

sheppy - Lead rpt - 08/Sep/13 with Pete Clarkson, Dave Douglas

peter.clarkson1 - 2nd rpt - 07/Sep/13 with neil shepherd, dave douglas

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 07/Sep/13 with Pete Clarkson, Neil Shepherd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/13

lead first 6 bolts, came back down and made the top section on a top rope after a few attempts!
brianrunner - 2nd - 28/Aug/13 with steve wells

Quick-draws already in
Richard_Lowe - Lead β - 19/May/13 with Diane Lowe

Diane Lowe - Lead O/S - 19/May/13 with Richard Lowe

Macleod - Lead - 11/May/13 with anthony, dominic

Antd - TR rpt - 11/May/13 with Dominic Jeff, Al Macleod

colin.morrison - Lead O/S - Apr/13 with henry cowan

Hidden - Lead dog - 15/Oct/12

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 29/Sep/12 with Pete Clarkson

peter.clarkson1 - 2nd rpt - 29/Sep/12 with dave douglas

Done with one fall at crux and rest on rope - So close!
Lone Rider - Solo RP - 31/Jul/12

ashknot - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/12 with Linda

Chalkd83 - 2nd - 26/Jun/12 with Ash

peter.clarkson1 - Lead RP - 14/Jun/12 with greg, dunc

gforce - Lead - 05/Jun/12 with Jason

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 19/May/12 with the bairns

ali_robb - Lead O/S - 03/May/12

samwillo - Lead - 14/Apr/12 with Hamish Creber

Head wasn't feeling quite settled, so 3/4 way up just lobbed off with no warning so I could take a wee fall and settle it down. Went on to run double and single laps on this on TR for the rest of the day as enduro training.
freudy_love - Lead dog - 05/Mar/12

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 12/Feb/12 with Pete Clarkson

Dave Douglas - Lead rpt - 27/Jan/12 with Andy Wilby

Gone are the fingers of steel!
Lone Rider - Solo dnf - 13/Oct/11

dougs1232 - Lead rpt - 27/Sep/11 with Finlay Wild

First RP of the year and felt much easier than previous attempts. The rest days did the trick.
Lone Rider - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/11 with James Edwards

newtonmore - 29/Aug/11

One fall at last clip.
Callum_Johnson - Lead dog - 26/Aug/11 with Dayni

The hard bit for me was going through the last bolt.
cuthill76 - Lead - 21/Aug/11

simondunf - Lead β - 20/Aug/11 with danny

Second go, missed hold and fell off crux first time.
Andy Moles - Lead RP - 09/Aug/11 with Kev

freudy_love - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/11 with Andy Tibbs

had to rest to clip the bolt but after this managed the moves up to the chain no bother. match if your weak next!
geoff.comley - Lead rpt - 08/Jun/11 with Liam Johnson

Last climb of the day, after rain showers - Fell at last clip. Definatly going to come back!
Callum_Johnson - Lead dnf - 25/May/11 with Dayni

sheppy - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Dave Douglas

Very pumpy route with a hard move right at the end. Need to keep coming back here for stamina training!!
geoff.comley - Lead dog - 09/Mar/11 with ali.lockhart

dougs1232 - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/10 with Finlay Wild

Got after a couple of goes over two days. Missed out clipping last bolt before chain.
Lone Rider - Lead RP - 27/Aug/10

willoates - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/10

IceBun - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Wilson

Rockhoonds - TR dog - 20/Apr/10 with Greig Cox

gaz.marshall - Lead RP - 21/Mar/10 with dunc & the bri

Dave Douglas - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Andy Wilby

Hidden - Lead dnf - 20/Feb/10

Nicolas Duboust - Lead β - 16/Dec/07 with Andy

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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 49 (4.1%)
Lead39 of 49 (79.6%)
Followed5 of 49 (10.2%)
Toproped2 of 49 (4.1%)
Unknown1 of 49 (2.0%)

'Climbed'7 of 49 (14.3%)
clean O/S11 of 49 (22.4%)
clean β3 of 49 (6.1%)
clean rpt14 of 49 (28.6%)
clean RP5 of 49 (10.2%)
dogged5 of 49 (10.2%)
dnf4 of 49 (8.2%)