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Apollo** E2 5c

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[Apollo, 1 kb]16m. Start from a stance on the ledge left of the tower. Move out right then head through the imposing bulges via a short crack with one powerful move to reach easier ground. There is an unremarkable lower pitch to the right of Two Pitch Route. © ROCKFAX
FA. John Gosling (with a little tension) 1969

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500, Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Big Rons 100 extremes in a day.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 55 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Dan Mckinlay - Lead O/S - May/13

Pete Graham - Lead - 01/Mar/12 with Malcolm Scott

Tony Kartawick - 2012

w.pettet-smith - Nov/11 with ben

Fell off the jams, horrible at the bottom of the crack! Felt easier on my second full on go and got a better jam instead of just 2 knuckles ;o)
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Lead RP - 15/Aug/11 with Trystan Jones-Morris

Excellent :) glad to put a few bad days behind me, think if you are tall this is soft, sinker jams & bomber gear too, great route!!!
Graeme Hammond - Lead rpt - 24/Mar/11 with Becky E

Brown - 2nd - 06/Mar/11 with Henry

Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/11 with Mike G

TomPR - 2nd - 24/Feb/11

Bad effort, will do this next time.
James Oakes - Lead dnf - 28/Jan/11 with Sam Hamer, Steve Ramsden

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Nov/10

HamishD - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10 with Beth UNUMC

dav - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Gill B

Nice setting for a fall
Cake - Lead dnf - 25/Sep/10 with Matt

Fell off
theotherpetehill - Lead dnf - 10/Jul/10 with jacobjacob

(top pitch only) EXCELLENT good exposure for grit, felt soft for E2 and only 5b max, will be back to lead this, worth a 3rd star even on 2nd!!
Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Tony

cool! glad i can jam
tonanf - Lead - Apr/10 with graeme

Seymore Butt - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 19/Sep/09

Boy - Aug/09 with Nige Kershaw

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd dog - 21/Mar/09

dan gibson - Lead - 21/Mar/09 with tio

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/08

mattyork2 - Lead β - 21/Oct/07 with Ally Smith

Hidden - Lead dog - Oct/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2006

shark - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/05 with Robin Barker

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

shoulders - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/04 with mart, andy sharp

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/04

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/03 with Phil Bent

tuftynick - 2003

Hidden - Lead RP - 08/May/02

Dave Musgrove Jnr - 2nd - 05/Jun/01 with Joe le Sage

Hidden - Lead RP - 16/Sep/00

Hidden - 2000

Roget - Lead rpt - 17/Oct/99 with jon

Hidden - Lead - 09/May/99

Jon Read - May/98

Rich Kirby - Lead - Apr/98

Billg - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/98 with Paul Guttridge

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - Jun/96 with Dave Taylor

mikedelderfield - Lead O/S - 16/May/96 with Steven Delderfield

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/96

ste_d - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/95 with mik

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Aug/92

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/91

Hidden - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 13/Nov/88

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/88

Keith Led, I recall in 2012!
charlesmfrench - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/87 with Keith Milne, Ian Milne

stp - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/83

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 24/Apr/83 with Kim Greenald

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Voting
Total votes cast 55
hard E30 of 19
E30 of 19
easy E37 of 19
hard E28 of 19
E23 of 19
easy E21 of 19
hard E10 of 19
E10 of 19
easy E10 of 19
hard 6a0 of 19
6a0 of 19
easy 6a6 of 19
hard 5c9 of 19
5c3 of 19
easy 5c0 of 19
hard 5b1 of 19
5b0 of 19
easy 5b0 of 19
3 Stars3 of 17
2 Stars13 of 17
1 Star1 of 17
0 Stars0 of 17
Bag of .....0 of 17
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 55 (1.8%)
Lead35 of 55 (63.6%)
Followed8 of 55 (14.5%)
Unknown11 of 55 (20.0%)

'Climbed'22 of 55 (40.0%)
clean O/S21 of 55 (38.2%)
clean β1 of 55 (1.8%)
clean rpt2 of 55 (3.6%)
clean RP3 of 55 (5.5%)
dogged3 of 55 (5.5%)
dnf3 of 55 (5.5%)