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The Ugly Duckling* 6a

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[He aint no duckling!, 3 kb]12m. Start by the large fallen block. Take the short wall to a rest and then follow the nice corner/grooved arete above. © ROCKFAX
FA. Dave Musgrove, David Musgrove 1997

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 149 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Rasherz - Lead - 24/Aug/14

alias dave - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14

lloydrees91 - Aug/14

williap - Lead - 27/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/May/14

tomwright1509 - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/14

Sol Armer - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/14

Jay-Ast - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/14 with mick, Rosyk

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/14

martrin - Lead - 16/Apr/14 with Sarah Kekus

1poundSOCKS - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/14

markfairbank - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14 with Ray Sharples

Hidden - Lead - 11/Jan/14

Seymore Butt - 2014

Sol Armer - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/13 with Joel Mitchell

Timo Austino - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Martin Lucas

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/13

Hidden - TR - 30/Jun/13

khawk - Lead rpt - 25/Jun/13 with RT

arrang - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/13

6a shouldn't feel this hard (bear in mind the cause is me, not the route).
Calder - 2nd - 01/Jun/13 with Johnny, Mark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/13

RossKirtley - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/13 with Luke Robinson

Danny Crump - Lead - 27/Feb/13 with Josh Lancs, Paul, Stephen

jcooper8 - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead - 24/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/12

tlmarjot - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Anna Wilding

Strenous and a bit reachy. Difficult start.
leeds_belle - Lead dog - 17/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/12

Shuttsie - 2nd - 14/Jun/12 with Andrea Sales

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/12 with Mark Roe

MarkRoe - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/12 with Tom Keaveny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - TR - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - TR dog - 23/May/12

K Wall - Lead O/S - 19/May/12 with Martin

1 rest. Hard start, then runout at the top.
Richard Alderton - Lead dog - 16/May/12 with Curly

Start sequence is hard but short lived - much harder technically than the given F6a, more F6a+/b
kyaizawa - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with Chris Bowden

lcullum7 - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with Ed Cromwell

ecromwell - 2nd - 05/May/12 with lcullum7

Paul Figg - Lead - 28/Apr/12

Tony Roberts - TR dog - 21/Apr/12 with Adam Laver, Mel McEvoy, MartinJWood, Mark Taylor

Needed a couple of rests. But otherwise clean. Lovely climb.
MartinJWood - Lead dog - 21/Apr/12 with Adam Laver, Tony Roberts

Adam Laver - TR dog - 21/Apr/12 with darlo_taylor, Tony Roberts, MartinJWood

leeds_belle - 2nd - 25/Mar/12

Siderunner - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12 with Kirsten

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Mar/12

BenTiffin - Lead dog - 16/Feb/12 with Dan Robinson

tomhull - Lead β - 22/Oct/11 with frith wood

greenroom - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11 with tomhull

Antony Mottershead - Lead - Oct/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11

JSA - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Luke Donaldson

too tired at the end of the day. took a fall moving past the third bolt. Climbed it clean for the rest
grubes - Lead dog - 04/Jun/11 with Martin

beds74 - Lead - 31/May/11 with neil mackay, Craig Hartley

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11 with Louise

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/11 with Matty

mfisher - Lead β - 21/Apr/11 with Olly Roberts

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

kitch22 - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Adam Maybury

Hidden - Lead dog - 26/Mar/11

nevetsplummer - Lead rpt - 2011

David Smith - 2011

rockrat - Lead rpt - 26/Nov/10 with Luke Armitage

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/10

cat22 - 2nd - 24/Oct/10 with Mike

JLS - Lead dog - 15/Oct/10 with Jacqui

More like 6a+; very stiff for 6a, but worth doing.
ebf - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10 with Mick Holding

ripper - Lead - 11/Sep/10 with Matt Chap

barney800 - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10 with Katherine Shaw

Karlos - Lead dog - 29/Aug/10 with Ben

Simon Holden (LCandCC) - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Brian Hull

steven - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Simon Holden, Brian Hull

Graham Booth - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/10 with Natalie Treadgold

ClareM.123 - 2nd - 18/Aug/10

oooeese - TR - 14/Aug/10 with stvey

stvey - Lead dog - 14/Aug/10 with Louise

TerryLines - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/10

mattcyp88 - Lead rpt - 08/Aug/10 with Will Horton

First part is hard, second part is a lot easier.
scotty h - TR dog - 10/Jul/10 with Toaf

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Joe

rockjedi - Lead β - 19/Jun/10

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10

Lower moves flt stiff. Blaming the fall exhaustion after flailing (and failing) on Get Out of Town and Swan Lake!
lrandall - Lead dog - 21/May/10 with Matteusz

Hidden - Lead β - 21/May/10

jl - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/10 with Penny

AlistairB - Lead rpt - 14/Apr/10 with Lizzie Wilkins

rockrat - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/10 with Heather Ingram

Hidden - 2nd dog - 07/Apr/10

Not very good
Bob - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/10 with M. Bullough

Hidden - Lead - 11/Mar/10

Hidden - 2010

Tom Phillips - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/09 with dick

Hidden - TR - 04/Oct/09

Hidden - 25/Sep/09

Diggler - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Andy o Boy

AlistairB - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/09 with John H

Ken Taylor - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/09 with Chris Michalak, Derek Capper

tmawer - Lead - Jul/09 with Andy

mattcyp88 - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/09

climbingpixie - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Andy Hobson

Bainbridge - Lead dog - 07/Jun/09 with Peter Wilkinson

peewee2008 - Lead - 07/Jun/09 with Sam Bainbridge

Graham Iles - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/09 with Neil Cooper

odox - Lead - 30/May/09 with Ben Goodacre

esther - Lead - May/09

chipdidychip - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/09 with dan miller

Nice moves the whole way up...
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 15/Mar/09 with James Humble

Matt Rowat - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Parky

stukent - 2nd - 15/Nov/08

stimpey - Lead dnf - 17/Aug/08 with Pete

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Matt Hopkinson

duzinga - Lead - 18/May/08

Hidden - Lead dog - 18/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/08

gingerkate - 2nd dog - 09/May/08 with I

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead - 2008

petegunn - Lead - 2008

Stephen Roberts - Lead O/S - Aug/07 with Les Jennings

jonnyboy - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/07 with Sharon R

petellis - TR - 11/Jul/07 with Alpha Blue

alisonk - 2nd - Jul/07 with Alex

Shaw Brown - Lead - 29/Jun/07 with Loz

Aussie Mick - Lead - 22/May/07 with Simon Perry

Simon Perry - 2nd O/S - 22/May/07 with Mick Ellerton

alexyoung - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Steak

Hidden - Lead - 15/Apr/07

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Nick Beckett - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/06 with Mark Barret

Cassidy - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/06 with Richard McGhee

joe_alexander - 2nd β - 06/Aug/06 with Ollie Stewart

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jul/06

Marq - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/06 with Ruth Creamer, Daniel Dennehy

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/05

chicken88 - Lead O/S - 2005

Carl Smethurst - Lead O/S - 23/May/04 with Ian Pickles

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 11/May/04 with John Moore

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/03

phardman - Lead O/S - 11/May/02 with Bill McKee

New Route
Dave Musgrove - Lead β - 02/Feb/97 with David

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Michael Hood, Albie, simonfife

Voting
Total votes cast 47
hard 6a+0 of 26
6a+0 of 26
easy 6a+15 of 26
hard 6a2 of 26
6a9 of 26
easy 6a0 of 26
hard 5c0 of 26
5c0 of 26
easy 5c0 of 26
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Style of ascent

Lead119 of 149 (79.9%)
Followed15 of 149 (10.1%)
Toproped9 of 149 (6.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 149 (0.7%)
Unknown5 of 149 (3.4%)

'Climbed'45 of 149 (30.2%)
clean O/S70 of 149 (47.0%)
clean β6 of 149 (4.0%)
clean rpt8 of 149 (5.4%)
dogged19 of 149 (12.8%)
dnf1 of 149 (0.7%)