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A Fistful of Steroids** 6b+

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[stevieleahy grabbing  a fistful, 3 kb]17m. Great climbing requiring some powerful moves in the steep lower half and some insecure wall moves on the exposed face of the upper pillar. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jim Bird 1986

Photo: stevieleahy grabbing a fistful © daviesxxx
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This climb is in 71 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Pretty much bolt-to-bolt using a clipstick. Seemed very tough to me.
gav - Lead dog - 12/Apr/14 with Dave

parker5 - Lead dog - 11/Mar/14 with Dad

Stiff
r_o_b_h2 - Lead RP - 13/Aug/13 with Matt Harris

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Aug/13

peter.clarkson1 - Lead rpt - 01/Aug/13 with ian chad

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/13 with Simon Bennet

Hidden - Lead - 16/Jun/13

UppityClimber - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/13

Timo Austino - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/13 with Dave Bart

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/13

tomhull - Lead rpt - 08/Apr/13 with Matt Burdekin

Tough climbing pulling through the initial overhang, some wonderfull moves later. found this very very hard in the grade.... but still brilliant climb
Jay-Ast - Lead dog - 06/Apr/13 with Rosyk

An excellent pitch
petegunn - Lead - 25/Oct/12 with Davina

Hidden - TR O/S - 25/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/12

Tricky initial moves, got it 1st RP
elliepygall - Lead RP - 12/Aug/12 with James

highrepute - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12

adamjeffs - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Jun/12

kevg - Oct/11

cooperman - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/11 with Nick Wharton, Graham Iles

Graham Iles - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/11 with Neil Cooper

Hidden - Lead β - 07/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Jul/11

a13x - 2nd rpt - 20/Jul/11 with Hollie, Matt Harris

Hidden - TR - 20/Jul/11

GPN - Lead RP - 19/Jun/11 with Annette

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jun/11

jfreeman - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/11 with George Hartley

Seymore Butt - 2011

middlevern - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Emily Ross

a13x - TR rpt - 17/Aug/10 with James Stokes

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Aug/10

Shunted.... Great route.
Shaw Brown - TR RP - 06/Jul/10

vanderz - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/10 with Graham Plant

Hidden - Lead dog - 15/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead dog - 03/May/10

Hidden - Lead dog - 02/May/10

Hidden - 2nd dog - 01/May/10

cbeard - Lead dnf - 01/May/10

martinazando - 2nd dog - 20/Apr/10 with Ed Luke

bit of beta shouted up from matt as it was getting dark. sweet
tomhull - Lead β - 17/Apr/10 with sally wheatley, matt harris

Hidden - Lead RP - 13/Apr/10

joe_lancs - 2nd O/S - Apr/10

Hidden - 2010

GPN - Lead - 25/Apr/09 with Annette

Martin Davies - Lead dog - 12/Apr/09 with Alex Peace

Hidden - Lead - Apr/09

marky - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09 with John

ewen - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/08 with jeb

derico - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/08 with Dave Hollows

riddle - Lead dog - 01/Jul/08 with Dan Smith

Hidden - 2008

hotrod - Lead - 26/Jul/07 with dave

jim robertson - 2006

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/03 with Iain Fisher

Hidden - Lead - Jun/00

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 28/Jul/99

Hidden - Lead RP - 31/Aug/95

shark - Lead O/S - 1995 with Chief

Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/94 with Nigel Baker

djmarko75 - Lead O/S - May/94

Hidden - Lead - 17/Oct/93

mattnuttall - Lead O/S - Jul/92 with Alan Holden

Hidden - AltLd - May/92

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - 1992 with Paul, Martin Doyle, Lofty

Hidden - 04/Aug/91

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jul/91

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/91 with Will (S. Williamson)

Hidden - Lead RP - 04/Jun/91

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Hidden, Martin Davies

Voting
Total votes cast 56
hard 6c1 of 26
6c1 of 26
easy 6c12 of 26
hard 6b+4 of 26
6b+8 of 26
easy 6b+0 of 26
hard 6b0 of 26
6b0 of 26
easy 6b0 of 26
3 Stars20 of 30
2 Stars9 of 30
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Style of ascent

Lead52 of 71 (73.2%)
Followed7 of 71 (9.9%)
Toproped4 of 71 (5.6%)
Alt Leads1 of 71 (1.4%)
Unknown7 of 71 (9.9%)

'Climbed'18 of 71 (25.4%)
clean O/S22 of 71 (31.0%)
clean β2 of 71 (2.8%)
clean rpt11 of 71 (15.5%)
clean RP7 of 71 (9.9%)
dogged10 of 71 (14.1%)
dnf1 of 71 (1.4%)