First Corner Direct* VS 4c
[First Corner Direct (VS, 4c) - Gorgeous weather in Pembroke!, 2 kb]22m.

Rockfax Description
The cracks in the face round to the right are worthwhile. © ROCKFAX

Photo: First Corner Direct (VS, 4c) - Gorgeous weather in Pembroke! © neuromancer
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 126 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Lovely, shame about having to finish up the easy top section. Kinda wish it just continued at VS!
renetemple - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/15 with Alex cutsthebush

KittyKat - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/15 with Jody Palmer

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/15

ReubenS1990 - 2nd O/S - Jul/15 with Whipinator

BloodyJam - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/15

LJC - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/15 with Greg

Martin73 - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/15 with James Andrews

doyle12 - Lead - 25/May/15 with Dan S

JasonK - Lead - 25/May/15 with Alec Carr

mark12345 - Lead - 25/May/15 with rich brown

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/15

GethSurf - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/14

oddtoast - 2nd - 06/Sep/14 with Gav

Martin Bagshaw - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/14 with Claire Mathews

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Aug/14

themadbrown - 2nd - 30/Jul/14 with james

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/14

CameronH - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Phil Glass

annoyingly stepped left to the diff a couple of meters too early. small gear only.
chappers909 - Lead RP - 06/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 26/May/14

Matthew Glenn - Lead O/S - 23/May/14

Thin on gear all the way to the arete
jamie ward - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Shaun Blower

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Sep/13

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

Hidden - Lead - 02/Sep/13

Takacs - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Chris Jones (Toaf)

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/13

pebbles - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with ali

OliverRoss - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13 with Tom Stubington

mbxcs1 - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13

Anoetic - Lead rpt - 03/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Aug/13

JonathanJones - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/13 with Scott

Fiona McFarlane - Lead - Aug/13 with Lynn Liu

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/13

JHiley - 2nd - 14/Jun/13 with Zuzana

second vs lead, enjoyed it even in the rain
Dawn_K_B - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/13 with Ben Kelsey

shaunhumphreys - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/13 with Jem

Good atmospheric lead as it was raining. Her second VS?
benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/13 with Dawn

Really nice climb, if short lived. There's enough protection but don't expect to be able to lace it up through the harder section!
Katherine Ross - Lead rpt - 30/May/13 with James Chesmer

james chesmer - 2nd O/S - 30/May/13 with Katherine Ross

Jonny Nick - 28/May/13 with eleytim

kelliroberts3 - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Peter Rigby

Finally got my head round a lead today, enjoyed it too.
spearing05 - Lead O/S - 25/May/13 with Andrew

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13

Rachel Slater - Lead O/S - 03/May/13 with Olli Crudge

Olli-C - 2nd O/S - 03/May/13 with Rachel Slater

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/13

Surprisingly sparse gear - don't hang around looking for it, just power through.
neuromancer - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/13 with Sam Wainwright

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/13

Some very small holds. 2nd half easier.
Jules Lane - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/13 with Paul Bann

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/13

just one more - Lead O/S - 09/Dec/12 with john smith, Phil K

mcglenr25 - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/12 with Francis Charlesworth

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/12

philboy - 2nd - 05/Aug/12 with matt g

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/12

Anoetic - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12

AndrewP - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Paul Griffiths

steve.warrington - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Sally Haines

HarryB - Lead - 10/Jun/12 with John

Nice climbing. The VDiff part at the top was harder than I was expecting!
Katherine Ross - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Matt Chandy

mchandy - 2nd - 10/Jun/12 with Katherine Ross

r_o_b_h2 - 2nd O/S - 29/May/12 with kyle warlow

Hidden - Lead - 06/May/12

Mark Salter - 2nd - 24/Apr/12

Hardcore Pat - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/12 with Chris Vanderz

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/12

bigglesbutcha - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/12 with Ade

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Nov/11

jossjones - Lead - Sep/11

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/11

joe gallacher - Lead - 31/Jul/11 with Mary Eggins

Not very good compared with other routes at the crag.
felixthelion - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/11 with anthony puddy

Hjort - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/11 with Sophie Wilmes

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Jon Coutts

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11

philboy - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/11 with Ste

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/11

psychomansam - Lead - 31/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/11

TM_Horton - 2nd O/S - 28/May/11 with oetzi, macky

CharlieMack - Lead O/S - 28/May/11 with David

nice, thin edges, slightly thin on gear
garethMottram - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Adam Gent

Col Kingshott - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

Col Kingshott - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

tobydunford - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/11 with Harry Martin

Bit sparse on gear but easy enough.
Zoomer - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11 with Baz Whale

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/11

Hidden - 2011

3kidsandanorton - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Pete Templar

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10

Bit contrived and escapable
Rob Exile Ward - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with L Edwards

jepotherepo - Lead - Aug/10 with gary thomas

wires fit everywhere on the VS section - loads of gear!! vdiff top section is more scary than the rest of the route :)
Jenn Porter - Lead O/S - Aug/10 with Chris Brockbank

Jim Slater - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/10 with Will Jones

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jul/10

not that happy with the gear
Norman_P_W - Lead - 23/Jul/10

Shauna - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/10 with Jules

ian d f - 2nd O/S - 25/Jun/10 with Mark

markfromstoke - Lead - 25/Jun/10 with Ian

Pretty friable on the start.
Stone Muppet - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10 with cm, ah

adam coxsell - 2nd - 10/Jun/10 with conor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/May/10

Sam Marland - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Ieuan Peace

shed_hed - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with Jake Harrison

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/10

Byronius Maximus - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with Alex Twist

Twisty - 2nd O/S - 02/May/10 with Byron Buck

MarkRyder - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with James P

jamespilgrim - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Mark

Downclimbed to the ground to rest my feet before doing the crux (new shoes + no climbing for ages = calf and toe pain).
RedFox - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Tom K

RobRock84 - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/10 with Steve Quinton

Danos - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/10 with Rich

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/10

Ceridwen - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Matt

John Tanner - 2nd O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Tom Maidwell, Jonny Pearson

very hard to read.
Ed morris - Lead O/S - 13/Feb/10 with arthur

themadbrown - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/09 with james

Liked the look of this, but didn't realise it was in the guide - thought I was doing FA!
Rog Wilko - Lead - Apr/05 with Bernie Jordan

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
mcb, Sol Armer

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Total votes cast 77
hard HVS1 of 26
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hard VS6 of 26
VS16 of 26
easy VS3 of 26
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HS0 of 26
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hard 5a0 of 26
5a0 of 26
easy 5a0 of 26
hard 4c3 of 26
4c17 of 26
easy 4c6 of 26
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