Rockfax Description
A very good way up the wall that links the lower section of Against the Grain with the finish of Space Race via a prominent small corner. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Crowe, Karin Magog 1996

ashtond6 28/May Lead dog
Andrew Wilson 27/May Lead dog

1st time on route, draws in with 3 rests. Top roped clean on second go. 3rd try failed at the top overlap. 4th try was bloody close, got through the overlap and stood up on the lip but had my left foot wrong so I could not swap feet and move left to the last bolt. Annoying but I definitely have it next time.

with Mike Bawden
Andrew Wilson 27/May TR rpt

2nd go

with Mike Bawden
GPN 26/May Lead β
with Matt Foot, Lee Dearden
Hidden 12/May Lead RP
Hidden 12/May Lead RP
robertmctague 07/May Lead β
with Mike
fellrunner 26/Apr Lead
Luke Dawson 17/Apr Lead rpt

removed a large ish foothold from the lip of the roof after the knee-bar rest as it had come loose

with Toby Dunn
marky 20/Mar Lead RP

Easy 1RP

with Sharon
samwillo 23/Oct/15 Lead
with Pete Dickinson
ollyisaclimber 24/Sep/15 Lead RP
Hidden 21/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Luke Dawson 21/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Rab Carrington, Steve Mcclure, Alberte1996
Adam Booth 20/Aug/15 Lead RP

1st RP. Should have onsighted it but rather than traversing right under the roof I tried to go straight through, which was desperate!

Ed Booth 20/Aug/15 Lead β
with Rob Ireson, Adam Booth
Hidden 20/Aug/15 TR
Hidden 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/15 Lead RP
Jono_LS16 21/Jul/15 Lead

One rest putting the draws in, clean second go. First of the grade.

Hidden 30/Jun/15 Lead
tam.sayers 26/Jun/15 Lead G/U

2nd attempt

Hidden 21/Jun/15 Lead β
david morse 14/Jun/15 Lead RP

2nd go

with KT, markalmack, chris todd
cooperman 07/Jun/15 Lead RP

bolt to bolt then sent 1st RP. 3 good rests and no really hard climbing

with Chris Rabs
Tophe 30/May/15 Lead β
with Jonny P
jeddb 04/May/15 Lead RP

First attempt (had done all the moves accept the link previously from other routes)

Hidden 21/Apr/15 TR
nic ward ?/Apr/15 Lead β
Sankey 14/Sep/14 Lead RP
with Luke
bfreeman 25/Aug/14 Lead β
with Jon Freeman
dominic lee 03/May/14 Lead O/S
w.pettet-smith ?/May/14 Lead

How can so many jugs be so tiring? Very nice

with Lee cooper
thebigfriendlymoose 27/Apr/14 Lead RP

2nd go (1st RP), pumpy. Good climbing along and over final roofs... once you know where to go.

with Stephen
WB 28/Sep/13 Lead RP

pumpy. Nearly sketched off the last move

with Martin, Chris
tmawer 27/Sep/13 TR RP
with andrea
adamjeffs 17/Sep/13 Lead RP
with mum
tmawer 06/Sep/13 TR dog
with andrea
AJM 21/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 21/Jul/13 Lead rpt
AJM 01/Jul/13 Lead RP

Ace route. also used as warm-up 2nd and 3rd.

with Buster Martin
emily_allen 04/May/13 Lead RP
PeteH 27/Apr/13 Lead RP
C coldwell-storry 20/Apr/13 Lead β
jfreeman 06/Apr/13 Lead β
with James Stokes
Daniel Heath ??/2013 Lead β
NaomiHart 19/Aug/12 Lead RP
Hidden 13/Aug/12 TR rpt
NaomiHart 16/Jun/12 Lead dog
Hidden 14/Jun/12 Lead β
Hidden 21/May/12 Lead RP
Hidden 07/May/12 Lead
PeteH 05/May/12 TR dog
with Ian Dunn
Hidden ??/2012 -
RdC 18/Jun/11 Lead RP

Cool route. Got a tree right up my arse on the belay down!

with wilson
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead RP
Pippa 04/Jun/11 Lead dnf
with Ashley
Hidden 02/Jun/11 Lead RP
Mat Welsh ?/May/11 Lead RP
with Mark Owens, Pete Dicko
craig matheson ?/Mar/11 Lead O/S
derico 09/Aug/10 Lead

Onsighted link up, but had done most of the route before whilst climbing its neighbours.

with Guy
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead RP
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead RP
Hidden 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Ian Broome 22/May/10 Lead β
bigie bob 10/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/09 Lead RP
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden 06/Jul/08 Lead rpt
Ram MkiV 18/Jun/08 Lead O/S

finally, onsighting feels good again. cool knee bar...prob 7a+ but brilliant moves all the way. Then worked Mescalito... (and accidentally tr'd clean to the new dawn ledge at the end of the day on second 'dog' - oops, should've been on lead!)

with andy
andy gravestock 18/Jun/08 Lead O/S

again a good pitch linking against the grain and the top traverse of spece race.

with steve
Hidden 23/May/08 Lead
keefe 11/May/08 Lead
Toby Dunn 12/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with JulesV
Hidden 05/Aug/07 TR RP
Brown 07/Jun/07 Lead RP
with Paul
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Rich Kirby 04/May/06 Lead
with Jenny Woodward
Henners 01/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Jeremy Love
andy farnell ??/2005 Lead RP
with Aaron Tonks
Cassidy 17/May/04 Lead β
with Scottish Raiding Party
Hidden 12/Aug/03 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2003 -
Hidden ??/2003 Lead RP
Dave Musgrove 28/Jun/96 Lead RP

Red Point at last but not before another big pedulum on my first attempt of the day. Brilliant!

with David
Dave Musgrove Jnr 28/Jun/96 Lead β
with Dad
Dave Musgrove 30/Oct/95 Lead dog

On sight attempt. Blew it near the top.

Hidden 24/Sep/95 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Oct/94 Lead β
Mike Owen 30/Sep/94 Lead O/S
with Alan Price
Steve Crowe 21/Sep/90 Lead RP
Glenn Sutcliffe ??/1990 -
with keefe
Hidden ??/1990 Lead
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