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He Seems so Sumo 6a

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20m. The crack on the right starting from a block is sustained, though there is a good mid-height rest. Recently extended. © ROCKFAX
FA. Gary Gibson 2004
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This climb is in 150 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - TR rpt - 19/Apr/14

spaced bolts and quite bold move near the top
sbattams - Lead - 29/Mar/14 with sarah davies

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/14

HB1 - Lead rpt - 26/Sep/13 with KB

davewsargent - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/13

sputnik - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Vaska

Tom Baird - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Harry Cripps

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Mikael

treg - Lead rpt - 22/May/13 with Dan Osbaldeston

Hidden - TR dog - 20/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

Benn A - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/12

HB1 - Lead rpt - 03/Oct/12 with BB & KB

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Sep/12

Enjoyed this route, went directly up the crack, crux was moving up to the ledge. The crack at this point was full of cobwebs, don't think many do this route direct, noticed loads of chalk on the right
jennifers87 - Lead dog - 15/Sep/12 with Marissa Earnshaw

richi3d10 - Lead O/S - Sep/12

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jul/12

Oliver Branagan - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12 with Miles M

hippymagic - Lead dog - 05/Jul/12 with Rob

Not hard, but much more continuous technical climbing than the other 6a routes we climbed today.
treg - Lead - 24/Jun/12 with Dan Osbaldeston

Hoyes - 2nd rpt - 24/Jun/12 with Rachel B

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/12

Hoyes - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/12 with Rachael S

Haszko - Lead - 26/May/12 with Dave Kidd

DanOsb - Lead - 22/May/12 with matt treg

chriskourpas - Lead rpt - 19/May/12 with Sopie Ber, Andrew James Hill, Dean Bowler, Vicky Cairns

Anhibian - Lead β - 28/Feb/12

tex.ryan - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12

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

Haszko - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/12 with Dave Kidd

Matthew Aumonier - Lead O/S - 2012

timmyhobby - Lead - 27/Sep/11

shafiq lalloo - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/11

daviesp2 - 31/Aug/11 with Dave

oodie72 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Owen Hancock

Ian Bell - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/11 with Jasmina

IrfanM - Lead - 30/Jul/11

smudge - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with John St Leger

Graham C - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/11 with Derek

lozowen - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Sally Owen

TRFrost - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with T. Kimber

Liked it, deserves a star. Short rest on rope to look for holds.
Tomber - Lead dog - 29/May/11 with Tom Frost

georgenvk - TR O/S - 21/May/11 with fr4nk

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/May/11

fr4nk - Lead rpt - 21/May/11 with georgenvk

bigbirdflying - Lead - 04/May/11 with Conor

bigbirdflying - Lead - 04/May/11 with Conor

pete1993 - Lead - 29/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11

rxmac - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11

Gets a star in Rory's book.
Tru - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11

eltax2005 - Lead β - 23/Apr/11

malc - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Nige Berry

jimmysdead - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11

philb - 2nd - 29/Mar/11 with dave smith

Martin Haworth - Lead rpt - 26/Mar/11 with Chris Gooder, Andy

Andrew Sloan - 2nd O/S - 26/Mar/11

David Smith - 2011

davidliu - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/10 with Adrian Perera

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10

didn't realise I'd climbed this before, that's shows just how much of a memorable climb and line this is...
Graeme Hammond - Lead rpt - 09/Sep/10 with Angus Malcolm

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/10

freddieneame10 - Lead O/S - Sep/10 with jonathan jones

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/Aug/10

with guido
philb - 2nd - Jul/10

Haszko - Lead - 30/Jun/10 with Dave Kidd

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Ben Ranson

migs493 - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Wez Inskip

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/10

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Mark Darby, Sandy Holford

Hidden - Lead - 30/May/10

MD - Lead dog - 27/Mar/10 with Misha

Laura-lou - 2nd - 18/Mar/10 with Paul Shepherd

Hidden - Lead - 07/Mar/10

R8JimBob88 - Lead β - 06/Mar/10 with James

jamesgodwin64 - Lead O/S - Feb/10 with R8JimBob88

nickcanute - Lead - 2010

martin one - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/09 with Sue

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Oct/09

nice fist rest about halfway
nichobe - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Josh Davisdon

Stig - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/09 with Goi

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/09 with James Rees

A much nicer lead in the corner that I did on Ross & Sarah's recommendation. restored my faith in climbing :)
Mark_RMC - Lead - 16/Aug/09 with Michelle

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/09

nathanlee - Lead O/S - Aug/09

NorthernRock - Lead - Aug/09

bail - Lead RP - 19/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/09

Great stuff, best of the day.
KeithW - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/09 with Burj Langdana

Gambit - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Steve

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/09 with Joe

allydonald - Jun/09

jowgli - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with nick

pebbles - Lead dog - 16/May/09 with ewan, stu

1 rest. Peter fell off earlier in day.
hellboundblr - Lead dog - 26/Apr/09 with Adrian Goldstraw

Kingsjester - Lead - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead dnf - 18/Apr/09

the crux move is interesting, with a hand in the narrow part of the crack. Long run-out between the last bolt and the lower-off.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/09 with Ellie boylan

elephant0907 - TR dog - 15/Apr/09 with Dan Lane

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Mar/09

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

Hidden - Lead - 14/Feb/09

markfairbank - Lead - 29/Dec/08 with Harry Middleton

jimbonfire - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/08

kevp - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/08 with Loz Owen

Claire S-J - 2nd - Oct/08

My first clean onsight 6a. A bit pumpy, positive holds though.
mark20 - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/08

climbingxcat - Lead - 27/Aug/08 with Brian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08

Andy Chubb - Lead - 15/Aug/08 with Bill Wheeler

dashitboarder - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/08 with Jess

JohnHutch - TR dog - 23/Jul/08 with L

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/08

Mark Dennison - Lead - 06/Jun/08

battled my way up it in anything but good style. got there in the bitter end, lead cleanly by robert.
andrew sandercock - 2nd dog - Jun/08 with robert sandercock

plastikman - Lead O/S - 17/May/08 with Ian

A really nice route. Easy but good fun.
dave_middleton - Lead O/S - 08/May/08 with Marek

Dave Mason - Lead O/S - 06/May/08 with Trev Tatler

djbeaumont - Lead O/S - 03/May/08 with Trace

Jarin - Lead rpt - 03/Apr/08 with Ivan

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/08 with Marek

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

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

duzinga - 2nd O/S - 27/Jan/08 with Jim and Stu

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jan/08

thefuturesmiles - Lead O/S - 2008

myoung - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/07 with Ian

Andy Chubb - Lead - 30/Aug/07 with Steve Goodman

Mick B - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/07 with Rick Asher

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/07 with Garan Comley

Nice face climbing, found it hard to read the moves but i guess im just out of practice! Its easy when your following brightly coloured holds!?
SamStokes - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/07 with Ben Matthews

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06 with Andy

ChrisJD - Lead - 08/Jun/06 with Clare

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/May/06

peter myers - Lead - May/06

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 2006 with Mike Todd

Hidden - Lead β - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/05

Adam Potter - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/05

Flash
martroberts - Lead β - Jul/04

peter myers - 2nd - 2004 with Rob Hodel

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6a22 of 25
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Style of ascent

Lead126 of 150 (84.0%)
Followed14 of 150 (9.3%)
Toproped6 of 150 (4.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 150 (0.7%)
Unknown3 of 150 (2.0%)

'Climbed'37 of 150 (24.7%)
clean O/S82 of 150 (54.7%)
clean β5 of 150 (3.3%)
clean rpt13 of 150 (8.7%)
clean RP1 of 150 (0.7%)
dogged11 of 150 (7.3%)
dnf1 of 150 (0.7%)