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The Sound of One Hold Snapping* 6b+

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16m. A tough little number up the narrow groove. © ROCKFAX
FA. Nic Hellyer 05/Apr/1997
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 81 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

RadekNowak - Lead O/S - 31/May/14

BenL - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/13

Nice to get this. Interesting bridging.
Pathological_Climber - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12 with Duncan

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/12 with Kirsty Kerr

Brian H - Lead rpt - 19/Aug/12 with Martin Slater

Matt250 - Lead dog - 08/Jul/12

tedj234 - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Kate

Tough in the groove. Is the arÍte in?
LeahJamie - Lead dog - 24/Jun/12 with mrtom

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/May/12

Danny Crump - Lead - 12/May/12

waynem1985 - Lead O/S - 06/May/12

cameronmcloughlin - Lead dog - 06/May/12

Awesome moves in the groove.
Daniel Heath - TR O/S - 03/Apr/12

Hidden - TR RP - 25/Mar/12

Good route one tough move in the layback groove where it's easy to get wrong handed but easier once you suss which foot holds go
Alex More - Lead β - 25/Feb/12 with Joel Nurser

hard around the groove
pawelx - Lead dnf - 13/Nov/11

burto - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11 with steve, hertha

clukins - Lead dog - 22/Oct/11 with Steve Holland

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11

Jonathan Emett - Lead rpt - 15/Oct/11 with rupe

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/11 with julie carroll

julesmckim - Lead dog - 08/Oct/11 with dave lewis, Mickie Streule

jon_gill1 - Lead dnf - 24/Sep/11 with Soph

allydonald - Sep/11

least appropriate warm-up ever!
Jonathan Emett - TR O/S - 14/Aug/11 with darryl

Have worked sequence in the groove. Should be able to lead it clean next time.
gibsond - Lead dog - 14/Aug/11 with Paul Jackson, Jonathan Emett

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Jul/11

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

First F6b+ onsight? Or did I cheat by using a right hand arete during a rest before the groove crux?
lewiz - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Vlad Vishnyakov

PeterDawson - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11

james.pilbeam - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

wolverine - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with Sarah Marks, Matt Sparkes

Mr Sparkle - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with Benjamin Burns

Hidden - Lead - 22/Apr/11

First outdoor fall. Liberating.
Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 20/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 12/Mar/11

Dan_Carroll - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/11 with Dan Hancock

Danhan - TR O/S - 19/Feb/11 with Dan Carroll

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10 with Harry

sonic46 - TR dnf - 16/Oct/10 with Matt Page

One rest at the crux
Richard G Wilkinson - Lead dog - 28/Aug/10 with Storme Biggs, Dimitris Perdikou

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - Aug/10 with Rosea

Hidden - Lead dog - 18/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 18/Jul/10

much harder than Shed Head - polished footholds and sustained reachiness!
AlexD - Lead dog - 11/Jul/10

timharrison - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/10 with Jo Chia

sparkass - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Mel Jarret

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Tommy

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 13/Mar/10 with James P

Felt hard, some of the area just before the belay is a little loose
jamespilgrim - 2nd dog - 13/Mar/10 with Mark

sam_cox - Lead β - 07/Mar/10

tscoobydoo - Lead O/S - Mar/10

Jane Weir - 2010

Dizz - TR dog - 02/Aug/09 with Jon

Ceridwen - Lead dog - 12/Jul/09 with Heather

Matt Bennett - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09

lukea - Lead O/S - 05/May/09 with Olaf

Nothing like a 6b+ to crush your confidence! ;)
vertigo - Lead RP - 18/Apr/09 with Andy Schofield

trev_f - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Mike H

Dandan82 - Lead O/S - Mar/09 with Rich

nealh - Lead - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08

garburn - Lead dog - 18/May/08 with Mike

Sophie Nunn - Lead - 27/Nov/07

felt harder than shed head
dobby 200 - Lead dnf - 15/Oct/07 with lloyders

Lloyders - Lead - Oct/07 with Dobby

Stephen Roberts - 05/Apr/07 with Les Jennings and Pete Trewin

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/06

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - May/06

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Richard Horn - Lead RP - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2006

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/03 with Duncan Powell

Rock Fairy - 2nd - Jun/02 with david

Hidden - Lead RP - 24/Aug/01

Hidden - Lead RP - 01/May/00

Richard White - 2000

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Voting
Total votes cast 48
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easy 6c5 of 24
hard 6b+13 of 24
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Style of ascent

Lead66 of 81 (81.5%)
Followed2 of 81 (2.5%)
Toproped6 of 81 (7.4%)
Unknown7 of 81 (8.6%)

'Climbed'15 of 81 (18.5%)
clean O/S34 of 81 (42.0%)
clean β2 of 81 (2.5%)
clean rpt4 of 81 (4.9%)
clean RP8 of 81 (9.9%)
dogged14 of 81 (17.3%)
dnf4 of 81 (4.9%)