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[The airy crux, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Photo: The airy crux © Mike Parks
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 77 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

jez_palmer - TR dnf - 19/Jun/14

BIgYeti86 - TR - Jun/14

Great climb. Real relief on finding a hold for the left hand at the top and good committing finish
Eoinparker - TR O/S - 15/May/14 with Hassen Bali

Committed finish, but out of juice!
HassenBali - TR dnf - 14/May/14 with Eoin Parker

Hidden - TR dog - 09/Apr/14

Hidden - TR dnf - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - TR dog - 09/Mar/14

Bit of a strenuous warm up route!
HendrikTBB - TR O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Jayne, Hoppy, Mark, Rasa

elyben - TR - 23/Feb/14

pete1185 - TR dnf - 07/Dec/13 with Freya Brooks, Dom Koole

madguernseyboy - Lead dnf - 28/Sep/13 with Lucy Plowman

lgp81 - TR O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Brendan Gill

Great climb until the overhanging top-out, then gets very tough!
Serena Lambre - TR dnf - 17/Aug/13 with alooker

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/May/13

jsmcfarland - TR O/S - May/13

Steve Dunton - 2013

matt.jj - TR β - 26/Aug/12

Hidden - TR rpt - 26/Aug/12

Mike Parks - TR dnf - 26/Aug/12 with Bob, Cess, Matt

Good route for a wet day until the top out hence dnf!
khalidq - TR dnf - 15/Aug/12 with John O'Connor, Cameron McLoughlin

cameronmcloughlin - TR - 15/Aug/12 with Khalid Qasrawi

steve2006 - TR RP - 12/Aug/12 with Andrew Pearson

Andrew Pearson - TR - 12/Aug/12 with steve moore

SandyB - TR RP - 10/Aug/12

GraverJoe - TR O/S - 25/Jul/12

Scary and desperate finish! Found a tiny hold to crumple onto though and made it! Pleasant route, easy up to final slab.
BarefootCeds - TR O/S - 26/Jun/12 with Matt

Hidden - Lead RP - 25/May/12

Hidden - TR dnf - 25/May/12

Hidden - TR dog - 19/May/12

RFWilkie - TR rpt - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - 2012

Gazleah - Sent x - 23/Nov/11 with tom hudson

lukehodson - TR RP - 15/Oct/11 with Charlotte

mattshort - TR O/S - 20/Aug/11

Simon Bowyer - TR dnf - 03/Jul/11 with Nik

matt.jj - TR dnf - 02/Jul/11

Matt250 - TR dog - 30/May/11

Slipped when balancing to reach for top breaks; couldn't regain the ledge to try again!
littlerubberninja - TR dnf - 30/May/11

Couldn't manage final mantel
makzimum - TR dnf - 29/Apr/11 with Jack Gooding

LJC - TR dnf - 29/Jan/11 with ben.richards

Hidden - TR - 2011

JIMJIM - TR - 2011 with Tex

Hidden - TR - 2011

Graham C - TR rpt - 19/Jul/10 with Derek

Hidden - TR dnf - 01/May/10

Hidden - TR dog - 11/Apr/10

vid - 2010

Dan818 - TR dnf - 08/Jul/09

Dan818 - TR dnf - 19/Jun/09

Hidden - TR dnf - 10/Mar/09

Hidden - 2009

Like it. Traversed left well below the roof.
Graham C - TR O/S - 19/Oct/08 with Paul Skinner

Couldn't manage the top-out!
pnorth - TR dnf - 12/Oct/08 with Tim Ewington

Hidden - TR dnf - 22/Jun/08

PKR - 12/Feb/08

strapless - 2008

Hidden - TR O/S - Oct/07

Piers Harley - TR β - 16/Sep/07 with Matt Oldfield

flyboy86 - TR - Mar/07 with Nick (kendogcatchy)

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Jun/06

John HW - TR - May/06 with Cath

Hidden - TR - 2005

roverhead - TR - 10/May/03

clive-greenwood - TR - 2003

Hidden - TR - 13/Apr/01

Brown - TR - 20/Jan/01

Hidden - TR - 2000

ajc - TR O/S - 15/Aug/99

Hidden - TR rpt - 1998

Richard White - 1997

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/Mar/96

Hidden - TR dog - 1996

andy gittins - 1990

Hidden - TR O/S - 1989

Hidden - TR rpt - 01/Jan/82

hodjster - 1979 with Fish

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
LionSJH, Michael Hood, Sean Cunliffe

Voting
Total votes cast 17
hard 6a0 of 9
6a0 of 9
easy 6a0 of 9
hard 5c8 of 9
5c1 of 9
easy 5c0 of 9
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b0 of 9
3 Stars0 of 8
2 Stars7 of 8
1 Star1 of 8
0 Stars0 of 8
Bag of .....0 of 8
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Style of ascent

Lead2 of 77 (2.6%)
Toproped64 of 77 (83.1%)
Bouldered1 of 77 (1.3%)
Unknown10 of 77 (13.0%)

'Climbed'25 of 77 (32.5%)
clean O/S14 of 77 (18.2%)
clean β2 of 77 (2.6%)
clean rpt5 of 77 (6.5%)
clean RP5 of 77 (6.5%)
dogged6 of 77 (7.8%)
dnf20 of 77 (26.0%)