Desperot* V9 / f7C
6m. 6m. The direct start to Despot is well named. In the unlikely event of being successful, escape rightwards from the break. The problem was unnamed, though Desperot has become the norm. In recent years it sees to have dropped off the bouldering hit list and the grade is something of a guess. © ROCKFAX
FA. Ben Moon 1991

Ticklists: Peak Bouldering's 7a's, Peak Bouldering - Eastern Grit bold-star up-problems - 7A+Bs.

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This climb is in 28 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - Sent x - 21/Feb/15

Satisfying. 4th go
masonwoods101 - Sent x - 01/Feb/15 with danjimwill

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 01/Feb/15 with danjimwill

danjimwill - Sent - 01/Feb/15 with masonwoods101

Absolutely brilliant controlled lash for the break. Such a good problem. Solid 7A if you ask me
Duncan Campbell - Sent - 17/Jan/15 with Dave Mason, Gritlad, Michaela "the champ", The Hick, nathan

Simon_Letman - Sent x - 22/Mar/14 with Mark gillanders

Hidden - Sent - 22/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Mar/14

eazyclimbing - Sent - 08/Feb/14 with cliff

cliffrad - Sent - 08/Feb/14 with eazy

jonny north - 09/Feb/13

Quality move
oldcheese - 25/Jan/13

mark20 - Sent x - 28/Sep/12

Hidden - Sent dnf - 15/Apr/12

dont think i was doing it quite right, hmm
al123 - Sent dnf - 20/Dec/11 with james

Ram MkiV - Sent - 07/Oct/11 with James

Hidden - Sent dnf - 25/Apr/11

First V7 :) Felt like Font 7a really. Good problem.
Si dH - Sent x - 27/Feb/11

Hidden - Sent - 02/Jan/11

Font 7a. Brilliant problem, not really that morpho unless your very small. Its about a british tech 6b move, nowhere near british 7a.
Joe Costello - Sent x - 05/Dec/10 with Ellie, James, john

highrepute - Sent - 05/Dec/10

Hidden - Sent dnf - 04/Dec/10

Joe Costello - Dec/10

Agree with Rob that its probably 7b. One of the best problems in the peak!
nathanlee - Sent x - 14/Sep/10 with Dom Lee

only did this because nat made it look easy.Competitive dad?
dominic lee - Sent - 14/Sep/10 with nathan lee

nathanlee - Sent x - 14/Sep/10 with Dom Lee

Not as hard as I thought it would be, about font 7b tho maybe morhpo
robert mirfin - Sent x - 09/Oct/09 with Dan Mcmanus

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
theomoore, lukeh, stvey

Total votes cast 21
hard V100 of 5
V100 of 5
easy V100 of 5
hard V90 of 5
V90 of 5
easy V90 of 5
hard V8+0 of 5
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easy V8+0 of 5
hard V80 of 5
V80 of 5
easy V80 of 5
hard V71 of 5
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easy V70 of 5
hard V62 of 5
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easy V61 of 5
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Style of ascent
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