The Roof Warrior*** 8a
[Dan Kyte on Roof Warrior (8a), Chee Dale Cornice, 2 kb]18m.

Rockfax Description
A superb route with three hard sections. The tricky lower wall leads to a shake-out at the roof. Gaining a good hold in the roof is difficult, then easier moves lead to the lip. One more tricky section pulling leftwards around the roof leads to the lower-off. © ROCKFAX

FA. Keith Sharples 1991

Ticklists: Classic Hard Peak Limestone, Peak District Limestone top 50 sport up to 8a+, Rockfax Peak Limestone Top 50, World Graded List.

Photo: Dan Kyte on Roof Warrior (8a), Chee Dale Cornice © ckelk
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This climb is in 34 logbooks, and on 13 wishlists.

Wasted quite a bit of time redpointing with bad sequences, felt really good when I got it right.
AlistairB - Lead RP - 09/Aug/14 with Joel Mendes

Hidden - Lead RP - 31/Jul/14

Haydn Jones - Lead RP - 28/Jul/14 with ally smith

Hidden - Lead dog - 28/Jul/14

mwatson - Lead RP - 28/Jul/14

Great route.
NDD - Lead RP - 24/Jul/14 with sam harvie

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jul/13

Finally... Took me a lot longer than the others...
steve_biczyk - Lead RP - 18/Sep/11 with Keith Clarke

steve_yo - Lead dog - 12/Jul/11

Adam Lincoln - Lead RP - 17/Jun/11 with Mark Glaister

Jordan - Lead β - 17/Jun/11 with Naomi Buys

Ethan - Lead - 16/Jun/11 with Jon Clark

Not the best looking line but climbs really well.
westyb3 - Lead β - 28/May/11 with Alan Sarhan

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Aug/10

lx - Lead - 21/Aug/10 with dafyd

slightly dodgy chain grab, grrrrrr
Dave Bond - Lead RP - 09/Aug/10 with Andy Price

Stewart B - Lead RP - 04/Aug/10 with Nick Deboost, Dave Redpath

Hidden - Lead RP - Aug/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 25/Jul/10

3rd go
Gus - Lead RP - 23/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 13/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 11/Jul/10

bigie bob - Lead RP - 03/Jul/10

2nd RP. Fell off too boxed to clip the belay on first RP.
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead RP - 27/Jun/10 with Rachel Hassall

Hidden - Lead RP - 23/Jun/10

Hidden - 17/Jun/10

Boy - 2006

Simon Davis - 2006 with Andy Meths

Hidden - Lead RP - 30/Aug/05

realbobsmith - Lead RP - 2005

Cassidy - Lead RP - 04/Sep/03 with Henners

kristian - Lead RP - 2000

Felt ok, failed to red point in 1 day. Never been on it again.
Dave Douglas - Lead dog - 14/Aug/94 with Ed Morgan

Mike Owen - 18/Jul/94 with Elaine Owen

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
MischaHY, Goonie, Ramon Marin, aretherenoneleft, NeilManley, schof

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Style of ascent
Clean β
Clean RP