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Fat Cat Roof*** V9 / f7C

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[getting fat cat done, 2 kb]Start on the starting jugs of Poodle traverse and move into the small roof slots. Make powerful moves out to the face and traverse the face rightwards to finish as for Honey Pot.
Kevin Hughes 13/Jun/2006

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This climb is in 31 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Hidden - Sent dnf - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - Sent dnf - 08/Apr/14

Repeated 1st go, inspired by Fyfe himself! Also did Gentle Jess link into this at 7c+/8a.
Beastly Squirrel - Sent rpt - 12/Oct/13 with Mum, Alex and Fyfe, Dad

Done first go on my third session. My first 2 sessions were terrible as conditions wernt so good! Very happy with the climb!
joshcullen95 - Sent - 26/Sep/13

Hidden - Sent x - 15/Jun/13

Soft. Cool power endurance problem . Climbed on way back to car at the end of the day.
Cailean Harker - Jun/13

tom106 - Sent x - 01/Apr/13 with tom

Can't believe I haven't done this classic before! Tried the top moves then did first go from the start, with bloody hands, sore arms and a bit of screaming! Great end to a great day.
Beastly Squirrel - Sent x - 31/Mar/13 with Eliot Stephans, Hamish Potokar

dannyboy83 - Sent x - 11/Nov/12 with joe premier

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Sep/12

Hidden - Sent - Sep/12

jfreeman - Sent x - 21/Jul/12

Didn't feel like a V9 for me personally, but good to get this classic done.
cover09 - Sent x - 27/May/12

Wicked problem and is droppable all the way till the end show the training is paying of!!!
con321 - Sent x - 06/May/12 with luke warren, simon crisp

Still took a fair few goes 2 repeat
peaches69 - Sent rpt - 06/May/12

Paulos - Sent - 14/Feb/12

First go from start after re-learning top section. Second V9. Well chuffed especially as had to towel dry half the holds!
BenNorman - Sent x - 20/Nov/11

Awsome problem, bring on the link ups!
EliotStephens - Sent x - 11/Sep/11

loved it, even got my scream on!!! bout 6th go
peaches69 - Sent x - 22/Aug/11

moves flow really well, soft?
grey wolf - Sent x - 08/Aug/11

Fell off last move twice, second session now and beta sussed, just got to send, v9?
BenNorman - Sent dnf - 29/Jul/11

Done before! but happier than when i first did it after the last 4months ive had!! except a lack in flexibility the backs holding up well! :D
MorganPreece - Sent rpt - 19/Jul/11 with christopher gregory

AlexDexter - Sent - 20/Jun/11

Hidden - Sent x - 20/Jun/11

Hidden - Sent x - 30/May/11

Felt easy today, pretty much bang on V9 with some sneeky beta, cheers kev ;)
MorganPreece - Sent x - 20/Mar/11 with Ash and Chris, christopher gregory

AshWH - Sent x - 2011

Hidden - Sent - 05/Aug/10

Hidden - Sent x - 08/Jun/10

KH - Sent x - 06/Jun/06 with Howell Bray

2nd ascent. Defo v9 compared to jerrys roof. rockatrocity Is a walk in the park compared to this. Classic dinas and the problem that inspired me to do EVERY other hard problem and any possible link at dinas. Thanks to kev for the inspiration
fyfee8a - 2006

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Hidden, AMorris, bconibear, Hidden, jonskippy, Climber1806, con321, Arcarn

Total votes cast 29
hard V100 of 16
V100 of 16
easy V100 of 16
hard V91 of 16
V99 of 16
easy V91 of 16
hard V8+4 of 16
V8+0 of 16
easy V8+1 of 16
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Style of ascent

Bouldered29 of 31 (93.5%)
Unknown2 of 31 (6.5%)

'Climbed'7 of 31 (22.6%)
clean rpt3 of 31 (9.7%)
clean RP18 of 31 (58.1%)
dnf3 of 31 (9.7%)