Underage** 6a
[Xavier's wall area on Portland last weekend, 2 kb]24m. The direct line up the black wall has fine climbing throughout and a blind crux move. High in the grade. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jan Rostron 5.97 May/1997

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

Photo: Xavier's wall area on Portland last weekend © tony4433
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 138 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Glad i'd seen somebody else do it first.
Rockmonkey1977 - Lead β - 14/Sep/14

philhaigh - Lead rpt - 31/Aug/14 with Fi Marlow, Mike Gubbins, Natalie Haigh

Sam4242 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/14 with Simon Mayes

Jackwd - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/14 with Tom Robertson, Stuart Webster, Scott

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/14

Should have gone left at the thin cracks
Montecore - Lead dog - 16/Aug/14 with Matt Ray

Nick Clement - Lead - 09/Aug/14 with mandy clement

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/14

BIgYeti86 - Lead - 03/Aug/14

Martin Bagshaw - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Ed Green

Dizz - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Mick cook

samparsons - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14 with Emmie

Danstephens - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/14 with lola, remi richards, maddie sweetman

Grabbed the drawer at the top as it rained and the foothold was soaked but felt easy for 6a
Maddie - Lead dog - 25/Jun/14 with Lola, Remi Richards, Dan S

Bisset - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Betrand

best route on the wall in my view. better finish too vs Coming of Age, smear required
robbo99 - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with James Bisset, Bertrand Liger

drcorbasisgod - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Graham Elliott

Tricky crux, found going left worked for me...
JUSTADUDE - Lead β - 17/Jun/14

Pathological_Climber - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14

slippery and not following the obvious line
louby - Lead dog - 01/Jun/14 with Chris Burn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/14

skippington - Lead O/S - 25/May/14

Hidden - Lead β - 22/May/14

Beautiful all the way
jopayne1988 - Lead β - 18/May/14

Beautiful pitch, probably one of my favorite on the island at this grade.
Tom Penrose - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with jopayne1988

Hidden - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/14

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

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

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/13

richardashe - Lead β - 17/Oct/13 with graham westbrook

tiffanykate12 - 2nd - 06/Oct/13

mattc - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - TR - 07/Sep/13

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

BenL - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Angus Webb

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

Hidden - Lead β - 01/Aug/13

Julie Carroll - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/13 with Steve Gorton

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

chancer - TR dog - 20/Jul/13

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

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

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

3 Names - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Nick

Hidden - Lead dog - 26/May/13

James Marshall - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with wendy

Plastered in mud after winter, needs traffic ...take a trowel!
The Ivanator - TR rpt - 01/Apr/13 with Jez

The Ivanator - TR O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Alan, Sue

wurzelinzummerset - TR dog - 07/Oct/12 with Sue, Ivan

Hidden - TR rpt - 07/Oct/12

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

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

Rupey - Lead rpt - 26/Jul/12 with alan

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/12

AlexD - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/12 with Ed

philhaigh - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Mike Hawkins, Mel Dodge, Rob Kennard

Hidden - Lead β - 22/Jul/12

Rupey - Lead rpt - 22/Jul/12 with sheds

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Jul/12

dan gibson - Lead β - 05/Jul/12 with julie carroll

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

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

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

katiep - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/12 with Tom Taylor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/12

RadekNowak - Lead - 2012

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

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

Pete Scott - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with John kay

Marti999 - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/11 with Fiona Marlow

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

Sami Mandeel - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11 with Sam Ferguson

Ducks Rock - TR - 10/Jul/11 with Harry

el_monty - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with Harry

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

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

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

Crux felt hard for 6a.
JWB - Lead β - 26/Sep/10 with Jon Gill

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

nath_casper - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Duncan

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/Jul/10

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/May/10

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

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Lisa Paling

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

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

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

Hidden - Lead dnf - 23/Aug/09

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/09 with jacquie robinson

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

peeled off at crux
davenev - TR dog - 28/Jul/09 with luke

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

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

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Lee Mercer

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

AndyM-LVB - Lead RP - 29/Mar/09 with Nicolas Tardy

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

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

Jane Weir - Lead - 2009

nealh - Lead - 2009

Alex More - Lead - 2009

Kyle F - TR - Sep/08

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 11/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/08

Hidden - 15/Sep/07

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

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

Scott N - Lead O/S - May/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

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

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/06

Hidden - Lead β - 14/May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/06

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

viking - Lead O/S - Apr/06

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

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

Got benighted on a ledge for several hours by the tide. (With Abi)
timharrison - Lead rpt - Aug/05

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

MikeC59 - Lead - 28/May/05

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

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/03

_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/03 with Adam Mulholland

Hidden - Lead β - 21/Mar/03

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

furry - TR - 05/Oct/02 with Phil B

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Aug/02

Rock Fairy - 2nd - Jun/02 with david

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

Richard White - 2002

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

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

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

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