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Och Aye Wall Direct* VS 5b

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[Super polished starting holds, 3 kb]16m. The centre of the wall has a hard start, especially so for the short. It soon eases. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jack Macleod 1934

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500.

Photo: Super polished starting holds © Climbster
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 121 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 09/Aug/14

Oh.so.polished
Andyh83 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Hannah S

Climbster - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/13 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - 2nd β - 05/Jun/13 with Matt

With a tight rope over the polished start!
davidalcock - 2nd - 04/Jun/13 with Dom

domskezz - Lead - 04/Jun/13 with David

Sketchy start. Quite a long way to 1st runner!
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 02/Jun/13 with Steve Cunnington

chrissyboy - 2nd - May/13

wolverine - Lead rpt - 28/Apr/13 with Thunderthighsontheloose

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 20/Apr/13

gavinpeach - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/13 with Max Pendleton

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/12

alex thackway - TR - 25/May/12

nutty_didz - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/12 with John Moran

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jan/12

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Hidden - Lead - 03/Sep/11

V polished
Jonathan Hall - 2nd - 27/Aug/11 with Will Ward

Tamati - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11

riddle - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Yasmina

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/11

Hidden - TR β - 02/Jul/11

Hidden - TR dog - 02/Jul/11

SteveM - Lead - 05/Jun/11 with Kat

kitkat78 - 2nd dog - 05/Jun/11 with SteveM

Jim Malo - TR O/S - 21/May/11 with Mark

Very polished, 3rd trad lead
waynem1985 - Lead O/S - 01/May/11 with Antony Davies, Alan Mountford

antdav - 2nd RP - 01/May/11 with Alan Mountford, Wayne

geddicakes - Solo - 30/Apr/11 with James Restorick

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Apr/11

MD - 2nd - 09/Apr/11 with Ed

eduardo - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Mike Den

eduardo - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Mike Den

Andrew Barker - Solo rpt - 22/Mar/11 with Tom Lyons

alasdair19 - 2011

mwatson - 2011

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

simeclimb68 - Solo O/S - 22/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Jun/10

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jun/10

Ketu - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/10 with Paul

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10 with Rob Truckle

drysori - Solo - 31/May/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/May/10

benkelsey - Solo O/S - 16/May/10 with Remus Knowles

colin milton - TR - 15/May/10 with sponge bob

nickcanute - 2010

Tough start.
catt - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Steve M

Made up for the indiscretion on Och Aye Wall Indirect by doing this. Rather bold for the grade, but good positive holds.
slacky - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Rob Freeman

Steve Waters, Mynydd - 2nd - 21/Apr/09 with Jon Prager

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/09

Mr Powly - Solo O/S - Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/08

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 11/May/08 with Jim

gethin_allen - Lead O/S - 07/May/08

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/08

Andrew Barker - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/08 with Chunk

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

russonly - 2nd - 23/Sep/07 with Simon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/07

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Aug/07

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/07

Joe Costello - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Liam, Kev, Matt, James

Monk - Solo - 06/Apr/07

John Lisle - 2006

John Lisle - 2006

Climbed to where the route joins Och Aye Wall Indirect, downclimbed.
fragglerock - Sent O/S - 17/Sep/05

Ropeboy - Lead - 24/Apr/05

Chris the Tall - Lead - Apr/05 with John Cam

Monk - Solo O/S - 2003

Milne - Lead β - 2003 with paul strutt

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 28/Sep/02 with V. Wilson

cem - 2nd - 23/Jun/02 with American Joe, Liam Mark

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Apr/02

Hidden - Solo - 13/Apr/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2002

kato'sdad - 2nd - 15/Feb/01 with Rob Simpson

RobSimmo - Lead - 15/Feb/01 with Jon Berry

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/99 with Trevor

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/99

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jul/98

tlr - Solo - 13/May/97 with Pete D

Budge - 2nd O/S - Jun/96 with Mike Oates

BruceW - Lead O/S - 1996 with Keith S.

rurp - Lead O/S - 1996

Daniel Wrightson - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/95 with Olivia Horner

Hidden - Solo - 14/May/94

Rope solo
Iain Thow - Solo - 28/May/91

Roget - Solo O/S - 06/May/91

Hidden - Solo - 28/Apr/91

Laramadness - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/90

NickJH - Solo - Jul/90

steve prior - Lead - May/90

Hidden - Lead - 28/Sep/89

Gary Coggon - AltLd O/S - 07/May/89 with Mike Block

tapley - 05/May/89

John Marsland - Solo - 24/Aug/86

Hidden - Solo - 09/Aug/86

Hidden - TR - 13/Oct/85

Hidden - Solo - 22/Aug/85

RichardMc - Lead - 18/Aug/84 with Rupert Hoare

Hidden - Solo - 12/Aug/84

mark-abz - 2nd - 20/Sep/81 with Pete V

Hidden - Solo - 23/Aug/80

Hidden - Solo - 18/Apr/80

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 20/Jun/79 with John Eames

Mark Kemball - Solo - 26/Nov/78

Hidden - Lead - 09/Sep/78

Hidden - Solo - 13/Aug/78

MikeDowsett - Lead - 1978

Nigel Bond - Lead - 21/Apr/76 with Pete

mikej - Solo - 03/Sep/72 with E

mikej - Solo - 24/Oct/71 with E

Andy Say - Lead - 1971

mikej - Solo - 20/Sep/67 with Keith Mcdowel, John Lee

mikej - Lead - 04/Mar/67 with Steve Radford, Nigel Sumner

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
pete_naylor, jeffsheard, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 81
hard HVS0 of 28
HVS0 of 28
easy HVS3 of 28
hard VS9 of 28
VS16 of 28
easy VS0 of 28
hard HS0 of 28
HS0 of 28
easy HS0 of 28
hard 5c0 of 27
5c0 of 27
easy 5c0 of 27
hard 5b1 of 27
5b17 of 27
easy 5b9 of 27
hard 5a0 of 27
5a0 of 27
easy 5a0 of 27
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Style of ascent

Soloed35 of 121 (28.9%)
Lead39 of 121 (32.2%)
Followed28 of 121 (23.1%)
Toproped6 of 121 (5.0%)
Bouldered1 of 121 (0.8%)
Alt Leads1 of 121 (0.8%)
Unknown11 of 121 (9.1%)

'Climbed'69 of 121 (57.0%)
clean O/S42 of 121 (34.7%)
clean β3 of 121 (2.5%)
clean rpt3 of 121 (2.5%)
clean RP2 of 121 (1.7%)
dogged2 of 121 (1.7%)