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Coming of Age** 6a

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24m. The black wall gives a good pitch with an awkward start. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jan Rostron, Pete Oxley, Mark Higgs (all led) 8.9.96 08/Sep/1996

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Orange Spot Portland.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 112 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

dbrooks - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13 with John

Matt Smith - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13 with Derwood Brooks, John Tanner

John Tanner - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13 with Derwood Brooks, Matt Smith

mattc - Lead dnf - 22/Sep/13

Steve27 - Lead - 07/Sep/13 with Ian Handscomb

tomB - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Juliette

bobstones - TR dog - 20/Aug/13 with Lydia Farley-Hulse

Ian MK - Lead rpt - 20/Jul/13 with Wayne Murphy

chancer - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13

farley-hulse89 - Lead dog - 20/Jul/13 with bob stone

philhaigh - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Mat Affourtit, Trev Ford, Rob Gates, Vicki Hau, Murray Freestone, Gem Minihan, Matt Ridgway, Natalie Haigh

trev_f - Lead rpt - 07/Jul/13 with Dorset gang

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/13

Very muddy finish after winter rains.
The Ivanator - Lead - 01/Apr/13 with Jez

jezb1 - 2nd - 01/Apr/13

The Ivanator - Lead rpt - 07/Oct/12 with Alan, Sue

Great climb. Best sport route I've done to date.
wurzelinzummerset - 2nd - 07/Oct/12 with Sue, Ivan

Hidden - Lead rpt - 07/Oct/12

Sweet techy moves in the middle **
brew_guru - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with simon fowler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/12

Helen Gibson - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/12 with dan

dan gibson - Lead O/S - Aug/12 with helen gibson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Jul/12

Julie Carroll - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/12 with Dan Gibson

Ian MK - Lead O/S - 27/May/12

Ian Fidd - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/12 with Zoe

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/12 with Martyn

RadekNowak - Lead - 2012

Danny Crump - Lead - 15/Oct/11 with Sarah Pentelow

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

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Richard Ashe

plilley - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Ian Rao

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead β - 14/Jul/11 with Sami Mandeel

Sami Mandeel - Lead β - 14/Jul/11 with Sam Ferguson

Carnie Lisa - 2nd β - 10/Jul/11 with Dan Verge

Dandan82 - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Lisa Marsh

Probably the best 6a I've done on Portland. Varied with good moves.
The Ivanator - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/11 with Sean

superb route, worth the walk in and getting stranded for a few hours!
Ducks Rock - TR - 10/Jul/11 with Harry

Tim M - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Phil T

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/11

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Iain Moodie

Took a big whipper pulling up the rope to clip the last draw on an attempted lead, climbed easily enough on TR afterwards.
The Ivanator - TR - 10/Apr/11 with Sean

Antony87 - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11

noelj - Lead O/S - Apr/11 with Mal

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with john beardmore

Interesting top section........
JWB - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Jon Gill

ripper - Lead - 26/Sep/10 with Chris Warby

damp.
Jonathan Emett - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/10 with mike pinney

Hidden - Lead - Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/10 with Marcus

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/10

Great route!
Ceridwen - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Heather

Climbed it again to retrieve clips, and because I enjoyed it so much the first time!
Ceridwen - 2nd rpt - 03/Jul/10 with Heather

RandomHero - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Chris Malin

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with andy elliot

ripper - Lead - 2010 with Chris Warby

tobydunford - Lead rpt - 12/Sep/09 with Lisa Paling

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

lisapaling - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Toby Dunford

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/09

Matt Bennett - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/09

Mr Tickle - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/09 with davenev

davenev - TR O/S - 28/Jul/09 with luke

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09

JPGR - AltLd O/S - Jun/09 with Paul

Jus - Lead O/S - 11/May/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/May/09

trev_f - Lead O/S - 09/May/09 with John S

steve taylor - 09/May/09 with Steve Williams

Hidden - Lead dog - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead β - 18/Apr/09

trevor macalonan - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09 with Richy

davewing - Lead - 11/Apr/09 with Lee

Another cracking route for the grade
clipskipper - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Dave Wing

Jane Weir - Lead - 2009

nealh - Lead - 2009

Alex More - Lead - 2009

Vince - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/07 with John Percy

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/07

jl - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/07 with Penny

pennyb - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Jon

Scott N - Lead O/S - May/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

Wonderful, loved the top moves going right on the crimpy flowstone - yes!
tobydunford - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/06 with Lisa Paling

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/06

Wilbur - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/06 with Morgan

viking - Lead O/S - Apr/06

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

feeko - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2006

jl - Lead RP - 02/Sep/05 with Rachel

timharrison - Lead O/S - Jul/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/05

MikeC59 - Lead - 28/May/05

Bargate_Champ - Lead O/S - 2005

aged_ape - Lead O/S - Aug/04 with Rob B

rob.grafton - Lead - 17/Aug/03 with Bruce

Hidden - Lead β - 21/Mar/03

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/03 with dean howard

Rock Fairy - 2nd - Jun/02 with david

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/02 with Duncan Powell

Richard White - 2002

Mark Kemball - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/01 with Nic Dill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/00

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
joshchalke, Hidden, Warren Earle

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easy 5+0 of 26
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Style of ascent

Lead95 of 112 (84.8%)
Followed6 of 112 (5.4%)
Toproped4 of 112 (3.6%)
Alt Leads1 of 112 (0.9%)
Unknown6 of 112 (5.4%)

'Climbed'26 of 112 (23.2%)
clean O/S63 of 112 (56.2%)
clean β5 of 112 (4.5%)
clean rpt13 of 112 (11.6%)
clean RP1 of 112 (0.9%)
dogged3 of 112 (2.7%)
dnf1 of 112 (0.9%)