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The Mexican takes Lexicon 6a+

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18m. The once-tottery wall has cleaned up and gives a nice pitch. © ROCKFAX
FA. Gary Gibson 2003
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This climb is in 81 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Ian MK - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with Anna

chancer - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with Iain Gray

oodie72 - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with Alex Pond

sbattams - Lead - 13/Sep/14 with sarah davies

Anna Maykova - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with Ian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/14

Seymore Butt - 22/Jul/14

jordan taylor - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/14

elskorupa - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/14 with Jordan Taylor

Looks like a hold is missing on the penultimate move?
Liamg20025 - Lead dog - 10/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/14

migs493 - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13 with RS

Oliver Branagan - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Laurie W, Yannis Clark, Ria D, Dave G

Colin Scotchford - Lead - 18/Aug/13

MaccMark - 2nd - 03/Jul/13 with James Williams

augustus trout - Lead rpt - 03/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/13

Neil R - 2nd - 25/May/13 with Rick Gruze

Adam_42 - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13 with Bhavik

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12

disturbed_one51 - Lead - 27/Jul/12 with Wee man

Jonathan Hall - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/12 with Mark Williams

jshields - Lead - 27/Jun/12 with Ed James

Yeknom - Lead O/S - Jun/12

Colin Scotchford - Lead - 20/May/12

Colin Scotchford - 01/Apr/12

HB1 - Lead rpt - 21/Feb/12 with BB & KB

Climbed to retrieve draws after Jay's failed attempt. Good route
R8JimBob88 - Lead rpt - 14/Aug/11 with Jay

lozowen - Lead - 03/Aug/11 with Sally Owen

Nice warm up with big juggy holds
R8JimBob88 - Lead rpt - 29/Jul/11 with Laura

We climbed this route as we went to potrero chico in Mexico and spent a great deal of time playing Lexicon...it was just too appropriate a name for us to pass up!
Laura-lou - 2nd - 27/Jun/11 with Paul Shepherd

Hidden - Lead - 28/May/11

devilman - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

Tim Brookes - 13/Apr/11

chris murnin - TR - 08/Nov/10

rosieposey14 - 2nd - 17/Oct/10 with mark challoner

Woodiee - Lead β - 10/Oct/10 with Andy Birtwistle

UrbanSteve - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10

Juggy fun
Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Jamie V

Hidden - Lead dog - 10/Jul/10

furry - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Dave C

timwallsweller - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/10

One of my all time favourite sport routes. Not as hard as it looks from the bottom.
R8JimBob88 - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Tim

bomber route with loads of nice juggy holds and some mid size crimps and as pretty much straight as an arrow til the lower off :D
jamesgodwin64 - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Gaz, R8JimBob88

devilman - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Good quality holds if not a little sharp in places, great route
M0untainM0nkey - TR β - 15/May/10

ojp - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Si

nickcanute - Lead - 2010

Ketu - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/09 with Nigel

Barry D - TR - 15/Sep/09 with Derek P & Chris S

markfairbank - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Mick D

Hidden - 2nd β - 14/Aug/09

rockjedi - Lead O/S - Aug/09

pebbles - 2nd - 16/May/09 with ewan, stu

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd β - 07/Mar/09

JonnySchofield - Lead dog - 28/Feb/09 with Sergio

Tadams - Lead O/S - 28/Feb/09 with Eddie Garside

duzinga - Lead rpt - 23/Dec/08 with Stu Bolton

Claire S-J - 2nd - Oct/08

Nature_Boy12689 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Craig

hard but forgiving
Pilch - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/08 with Ed

EdShep - 2nd - 08/Jul/08

Hidden - Lead dnf - 27/Jun/08

Mark Dennison - Lead - 13/Jun/08

Nice climb. Some careful moves needed. Plenty of jugs and good rest points. My only disappointment was my failed attempt to mantle to the finish (I used my knees. Boo!)
flatcap - Lead O/S - 17/May/08 with Phil

Dave Mason - Lead O/S - 13/May/08 with Trev Tatler

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/08 with Hannah

Hidden - TR O/S - 27/Jan/08

duzinga - Lead O/S - 27/Jan/08 with Jim and Stu

Diggler - Lead O/S - 2008

lead with in situ quickdraws,fairly straightforward
Pilch - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/07 with Simon et al

EdShep - TR - 12/Aug/07 with Simon et al

Roget - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/07 with jon

richardhopton - Lead dog - 10/Jun/07 with Matt Thombs

Jarin - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/07 with Petr Strecha

Adam Potter - 2nd - 04/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/06

bigphil - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/05 with Toby

David Smith - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/04

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Voting
Total votes cast 36
hard 6b0 of 19
6b0 of 19
easy 6b0 of 19
hard 6a+1 of 19
6a+12 of 19
easy 6a+4 of 19
hard 6a2 of 19
6a0 of 19
easy 6a0 of 19
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Style of ascent

Lead62 of 81 (76.5%)
Followed11 of 81 (13.6%)
Toproped5 of 81 (6.2%)
Unknown3 of 81 (3.7%)

'Climbed'24 of 81 (29.6%)
clean O/S43 of 81 (53.1%)
clean β4 of 81 (4.9%)
clean rpt5 of 81 (6.2%)
dogged4 of 81 (4.9%)
dnf1 of 81 (1.2%)