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Defcon One** 6c+

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18m. Climb a tricky initial groove to a testing stretch for the break. Swing left on the flowstone to finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Pete Oxley 17/Jul/1990

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List.

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This climb is in 65 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Great moves!
AlexD - Lead β - 13/Aug/14 with Phil

Nice low heel hook on the crux.
philhaigh - Lead RP - 13/Aug/14 with Alex Dennis, Gema Sanchez, Jon Casado, Natalie Haigh

3 Names - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with Sumee Holloway

The hanging wave of flowstone at the top was very familiar. Turns out I tried 2 years ago - who knew!
Oddjob - Lead RP - 10/Aug/13 with Rol

Hidden - Lead RP - 10/Aug/13

TommityP - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/13

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/13

2nd go - forgot about the slap
Jonathan Emett - Lead RP - 18/May/13 with Roger Hill

AlexRenshaw - Lead - 06/May/13 with Mike Dawes

Rupey - Lead RP - 04/May/13 with alan

Rupey - Lead dog - 02/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead β - 26/Aug/12

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 22/Jul/12 with Lee

2nd attempt
Barry Kerslake - Lead RP - 17/Jun/12 with Jane Weir

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/11 with julie carroll

Great slaps up the grozzly bulge.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/11 with Dan Gibson

3rd go. move to the break wasn't pretty but who cares?!
Jonathan Emett - Lead RP - 03/Sep/11 with claudio

Toby Dunn - Lead - 03/Sep/11 with Lyndsay Hilton

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Simon Hazelwood-Smith

oodie72 - Lead dog - 16/Jul/11 with Gary Lloyd

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 20/May/11 with AlexD

not feeling it.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dnf - 01/May/11 with dave, bongo, Lyndsay

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/11

trevor macalonan - Lead dog - 23/Apr/11 with Phil Belcher

Oddjob - Lead dog - 09/Apr/11

timharrison - Lead RP - 28/Mar/11 with Drew Searle

drewclimber - Lead dog - 26/Mar/11 with tim h

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 13/Mar/11

great move into the break soft you dont need to dyno better with heel hook
Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 21/Nov/10

JKay - Lead RP - 25/May/10 with Pete Scott

V.Nice onsight dyno.
Pete Scott - Lead O/S - 25/May/10 with John kay, Jimbo

Hidden - 2010

Jane Weir - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/09

Quite a tough move at the end of the pumpy section..... hard to tell as quite unfit but felt hard for F6c+.
chris sm - Lead RP - 22/Mar/09 with Pippa Froggatt

nealh - Lead - 2009

feilx - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Andy L

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/08

Skin too sore to finish this.
chris sm - Lead dnf - 15/Jun/08 with Pippa Froggatt

dmoir - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/08 with nilsamelinckx

garburn - Lead RP - 04/Jun/08 with David Moir

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Dave Moir

Richard Horn - Lead RP - 25/Nov/07

nice
hippo99 - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/07

sam_cox - Lead - Jul/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead RP - 02/Jun/05

Richard White - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/01

Hidden - Lead RP - 19/Jun/01

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/01

Great moves low down, had to dyno the big move to the break. Worryingly hollow top section.
Ben Thorne - Lead RP - 2000 with Jimbo, John Pullin

jasper11 - 2000

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Aug/99

sadams - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/98 with Pete Bukowski

Mark Kemball - 13/Apr/98

phardman - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/97

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/96

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Voting
Total votes cast 46
hard 7a0 of 23
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easy 7a0 of 23
hard 6c+4 of 23
6c+17 of 23
easy 6c+0 of 23
hard 6c2 of 23
6c0 of 23
easy 6c0 of 23
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2 Stars18 of 23
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Style of ascent

Lead57 of 65 (87.7%)
Unknown8 of 65 (12.3%)

'Climbed'15 of 65 (23.1%)
clean O/S24 of 65 (36.9%)
clean β2 of 65 (3.1%)
clean RP17 of 65 (26.2%)
dogged5 of 65 (7.7%)
dnf2 of 65 (3.1%)