Rockfax Description
A technical test-piece. Precarious groove climbing with nowhere near enough footholds for the right foot. © Rockfax

FA. Pete Oxley Jun/1990

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List.

Bristoldave 24/Apr Lead O/S
with Luke
Julesthe1st 24/Apr Lead dog

Rested at the top of the shallow groove. Found the move tough. But reckon I could get it next time.

with Luke
jonsey1995 28/Feb Lead O/S
blaza1 28/Feb Lead dog
Albachoss ?/Oct/15 Lead RP
with Andrea
kennythescot 22/Sep/14 Lead dog
with Mark Wilson, Luke Robinson
Jon_Warner 28/Aug/14 Lead dnf

Thought this looked like a warm up. Ekch!

with Jonny
mop449 18/Jun/14 Lead RP

Excellent climb with an entertaining crux

kirtus86 12/Apr/14 Lead β
Hidden 05/Oct/13 Lead β
Sophie Nunn 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Phil, Martin
Hidden 29/Sep/13 Lead dnf
lewiz 26/Jul/13 Lead RP

Stupid mistake blew onsight :(

with Endre Joachim Mossige
redjerry 05/Jul/13 TR O/S
AlexD 16/May/13 Lead RP
with Ed
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 20/Oct/12 Lead O/S
James Oswald 09/Sep/12 Lead dog

Fell once after the crux. Needed to get stuck in a bit quicker and missed the good hold.

with Jake shaw, Liam, Mark Rankine
tobydunford 28/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
BeccaSnowden 27/Jul/12 Lead RP


CRiddiford 27/Jul/12 Lead dog

off once just before the crux was over, couldnt find the better bit of the crack quick enough

with Becca
Jake Young 27/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Mike
AlexD 04/Jun/12 Lead dog
with Jess
Hidden 16/Oct/11 Lead β
Brian H 16/Oct/11 Lead rpt
dan gibson 13/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with julie carroll
ASchwirtz 02/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Franc
Hidden 21/Sep/11 Lead β
pezzerrr 21/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Laurence Everitt 03/Sep/11 Lead RP
with Simon Hazelwood-Smith, Ruth Buckberry
PowerPigtails 29/May/11 Lead RP

2nd Go

tom106 27/May/11 Lead O/S
with tom, ivan
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 -
Brian H 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Spacetourist ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Rosea
AlexD 18/Apr/10 Lead dog

Can't believe i blew this one!

Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead dog
Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Jane Weir ??/2010 -
Mike_Hayes 25/Jul/09 Lead O/S
feilx 12/Jul/09 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 12/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Alice
w.pettet-smith 14/Jun/09 Lead dog

was robbed of the onsight by a holey shoe. didn't have the time to finish. another one for the list.good route, though the tricky section is quite short lived

Ed Babs 13/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Mike Hawkins
trev_f 08/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Joel
bigie bob 08/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/09 Lead
nealh ??/2009 Lead
Hidden 29/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Richard Horn 15/Jun/08 Lead RP
La Mont ??/2008 -
Docent 02/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with pudel
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
Kev Little ??/2004 Lead RP
Hidden 03/May/03 Lead O/S
John Southworth 08/Jun/02 Lead O/S
The Jazz Butcher ??/2002 -
Hidden ??/2000 Lead
Hidden ??/2000 -
Mark Kemball 19/Oct/97 Lead dog

1 fall.

with Rob Galley
Hidden 12/Jul/97 Lead O/S
Roget 08/May/96 Lead O/S
with jon
Hidden 15/Apr/95 Lead
shark ??/1995 Lead O/S
with John Codling
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