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Taller Overhang VS 5a

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8m. The low roof is a short-lived struggle; a beefy pull gains a rest then more of the same - or scuttle off left. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 268 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Deezel65 - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/14

HB1 - Solo - 07/Jul/14

KDhruev - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/14

dpiddock - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/14

AlexanderRyanBanks - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/14

Hidden - 06/Jun/14

bullybones - 19/May/14

Climbster - Solo O/S - 17/May/14 with Climbout, Ian

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 17/May/14 with Jake, Matt

stuart34 - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/14

Alex Thompson - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/14

georgenvk - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/14

Haydn Jones - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/14

odox - Solo O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Andy Birtwistle

Mark's lead
joemallia - 2nd O/S - 14/Mar/14 with Mark Sinclair, Fidel Sciamanna

MischaHY - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/14

probably went a bit right and off route
dean79 - Solo - 01/Mar/14 with Marc Lloyd

Couldn't even get over the roof 6 months ago. Really nice moves.
MatthewH - Solo β - 02/Jan/14

charley - Solo rpt - 24/Nov/13

Andrew Abraham - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Mel Brown, Andy Rayner, Ceara

Nick F Smith - Solo - 16/Aug/13

Hidden - Solo - 03/Aug/13

mikealexpayne - 2nd - 22/Jul/13

Ragingpossum - Solo O/S - 17/Jul/13

monkeymatt - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/13 with Gowry Sisuplanan

bullybones - Sent - 08/Jul/13

David Kay - Solo rpt - 04/Jul/13

frost - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/13 with D Garry

mux - Solo - 21/Jun/13 with frost

jogh - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/13 with Vincent

vinni - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/13 with James

gavinpeach - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/13

John HW - 15/Jun/13 with Ben HW

Ben HW - 15/Jun/13 with John HW

Alistair Corbett - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/13

snapperdan - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13

andrewlyons14 - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Gerallt Owain

sputnik - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/13

Enjoyed this after failing portfolio.
dutybooty - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Bieber

AshBash - 2nd - 27/Apr/13 with Ash

HAJ Francis - Solo O/S - 20/Apr/13

Used the arete to get the top wall.
rockman - Lead RP - 20/Apr/13 with Peter B

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Apr/13

Gumery - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13 with Clint

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 09/Apr/13 with Bern Hardman

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/13

Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead - 09/Apr/13 with Mike Tempest

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/13

Could not do the pull over the roof. Climbed another 10 routes or so with various LC&CC members.
Pete Nugent - 07/Apr/13 with Will Taylor (LC&CC)

carl roberts - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/13

Ron - 2013

BTphonehome - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/12 with Kasha

kasha_gregson - 2nd - 21/Oct/12 with Bram

Joe Costello - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead - 15/Sep/12

davewsargent - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/12 with dean jones

Jones_d - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/12 with Dave Sargent

Hidden - Solo - 10/Aug/12

V0
RFWilkie - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/12

mrginna - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Bernie

bullybones - Sent - 22/May/12

jon_gill1 - 2nd O/S - 20/May/12

RichyBOYY - Lead - 30/Apr/12 with Andy Pearson

Nick Rundall - Solo rpt - 17/Apr/12 with Al Padkin, Adam Youd

Finished direct to left arete. Felt sketch.
Dave Foster - Solo - 24/Mar/12

Once committed went straight through. Pleased with this one.
jimmysdead - Solo - 24/Mar/12

CharlieMack - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/12

Andyh83 - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2012

rob 528 - 2012

Hidden - Solo - 2012

samuel.stevens - Lead - 20/Dec/11

lou_p - 2nd - 20/Nov/11 with Rich

torsok - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/11 with Tim

timmyhobby - Solo - 31/Oct/11

Stuart Wildman - 2nd - 26/Oct/11 with Neil

markhilton - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/11

Hidden - TR - 01/Oct/11

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 27/Sep/11

mol - Lead - 01/Sep/11 with Jesse

Oceanic - 20/Aug/11

Heggie - Lead - 15/Aug/11 with Tim Rodgers

riddle - Solo O/S - 13/Aug/11

JaseSSDD - 2nd - 28/Jul/11 with Andy Eaton

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/11

muwasi - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/11

benkelsey - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/11 with Remus Knowles

Malcolm Tucker's Sweary Aunt - 2nd O/S - 09/Jul/11 with Andy

gpcomps - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/11 with Chris Bridgland

Found the start fairly easy but then went for the mantle onto the ledge to the right near the top - off route ?
Stoff - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/11 with gpcomps

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jun/11

AB744 - Solo O/S - 24/Jun/11

James's Lead. Couldn't pull through the overhang
DanT - 2nd dnf - 19/Jun/11 with James Moore, Paul Rowlands

joe king - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/11 with James Moore, dan towns

PeteWilson - Solo rpt - 14/Jun/11

thomasadixon - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/11

Dan Lane - Solo O/S - 11/May/11 with Dan Money

R8JimBob88 - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Simon

Hidden - Lead - 27/Apr/11

AndyFunnell - 2nd - 27/Apr/11 with Skinny

Templeton Adams - Lead - 22/Apr/11 with Darren H

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo - 21/Apr/11

dabreen - Solo - 21/Apr/11

arunthomas - 2nd O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Mark C

MarkCunnington - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Arun Thomas

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

hellboundblr - Lead - 03/Apr/11 with Adam M

adsyrah - 2nd - 03/Apr/11 with Bryan Lewis

Hidden - Solo - 31/Mar/11

Nick Rundall - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/11 with Al Padkin

Hillson - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Pete Wilson

PeteWilson - 2nd O/S - 19/Mar/11

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/11

charley - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Ange, Kev

Couldn't get started without a foot on the block behind, no sure if this is allowed. Found it harder than portfolio!
valentinesbabe - 2nd O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

Tithe Technique - TR O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Angela Paul, Charley Fell

lozowen - Solo - 25/Feb/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/11

idiotproof (Buxton MC) - 2011

mwatson - Solo O/S - 2011 with thomasadixon

Hidden - Solo rpt - 02/Nov/10

Col Allott - Solo rpt - 25/Oct/10

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10

shed_hed - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/10

Mitch1990 - Lead - 17/Sep/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/10

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 02/Sep/10

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Aug/10

joeoutdoors - Solo O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Ally Hurst

Hidden - Solo rpt - 10/Jul/10

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Adele Greenway

Tricky climb, struggled to get off the floor!
Kingsjester - 2nd dog - 26/Jun/10 with Simon Palmer

Spidermunkie - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

Rachel Somerville - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/10 with Des Chadderton, Al Metelko

very nice route have to think alot but lacks anchor points at teh top
maxkellock - Lead rpt - 12/Jun/10 with Jo

Andy Clarke - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/10 with Ralph

Souljah - Solo O/S - 28/May/10 with On my own, straight from work

hellboundblr - 2nd - 09/May/10 with Danny Smudge

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

Nick Rundall - Solo rpt - 04/May/10

Nick Rundall - Solo rpt - 03/May/10

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 02/May/10

Shad - Solo - 28/Apr/10

dja - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/10 with Andy Smith

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/10

Nick Rundall - Solo rpt - 11/Apr/10

ebastock - 2nd dnf - 10/Apr/10 with John Beddard

ciaran1999 - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/10 with max, tom kelly

nice route couple sketchy sections
maxkellock - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/10

Hidden - Solo rpt - 16/Mar/10

Hidden - 2010

pie_eater_pete - 2010

David Kay - 2nd - 2010 with Pete Dalzell

Pete Dalzell - Lead - 2010 with David Kirsfelds

idiotproof (Buxton MC) - 2010

Ben HW - Lead - 15/Nov/09 with James Brownhill

d_evo20 - 2nd O/S - 15/Nov/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/09

axeman - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/09 with schofield

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/09

JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/09 with Nick

Nick1812P - 2nd - 21/Aug/09 with Jamie

Jon Dittman - Solo - 11/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Jul/09

Byronius Maximus - Solo O/S - 25/Jul/09

hardoreVdiffBen - 25/Jul/09

Did the pull over the roof and hand traversed off to the left from the break.
koopa - Sent dnf - 20/Jul/09 with Egg

eggman83 - 2nd - 20/Jul/09 with Jim "koopa" Riseborough

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/09

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/09

matthias13 - Solo - 13/Jun/09

easier than it sounds with solid grips and a good resting place halfway. plus the added bonus of an easy get out if needed.
davross1986 - Solo O/S - Jun/09 with Dean Dalton

Hidden - Lead - Jun/09

Ran a lead climbing workshop for Ben and Manchester Uni
John HW - Lead - Jun/09 with Students

Must do better
Heinrich - Solo dnf - 22/Apr/09 with Dave N

bobpilgrem - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Bob/Tom

MattT88 - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Ronnie Kwok

Hidden - Solo - 02/Apr/09

donkster - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/09 with dennis

summo - 2009

dinosaurchestra - Solo - 2009

thedanwhalley - 2009

Monk - Solo - 13/Sep/08 with Mandy

skittles - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/08

dpmUK - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/08 with Hugh

Matthew Coleman - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Jim Cook

Paul Bowen - Solo O/S - 12/May/08

KarlH - Lead O/S - 08/May/08 with Ash

Carl Smethurst - Solo rpt - 07/May/08

sgl0jd - Lead - May/08

Benrj - Solo O/S - May/08

Stoff - TR - May/08

maybe_si - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/08

Hidden - Solo - 08/Feb/08

stordys - 2008

stordys - 2008

Lots of good eliminates here
kingholmesy - Sent O/S - 2008

daveagriff - Solo - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - Solo - 19/Dec/07

MaccMark - Lead - 06/Oct/07 with Val Young

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Aug/07

Theeni - Lead - 12/Aug/07 with Matt Dalby

tontopink - Lead - 04/Aug/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/07

harryt - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Craig

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/07

Shad - Lead - Jun/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/May/07

Alex@home - Solo - May/07 with neil

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/07

Hidden - Solo - 17/Apr/07

littledave - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Ian Parkhouse

adam carless - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2007

Goose4 - 2007

stevo smith - Solo O/S - 01/Nov/06

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Oct/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Sep/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/06

Nicos - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/06 with solo

givemetea - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Gill Dibben

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Apr/06

ChrisBrooke - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/06 with John Inkpen

craig h - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/06

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 18/Feb/06

good pull up on th first hold to a nice crimp to pass the crux.
studly84 - Lead O/S - 08/Jan/06 with thomas poulton

Ben1983 - Solo β - 2006

ArnaudG - Solo - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Dec/05

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Nov/05

Hidden - Solo - 19/Aug/05

Rob Laird - Lead O/S - Aug/05

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 23/Jul/05

cem - Solo O/S - 02/Jul/05

Col Allott - Solo O/S - Jun/05 with Chris Allott

Rampikino - Lead - 25/Apr/05 with Liz Hay

Mr Wild - Solo - 2005

Hidden - 2005

chrishedgehog - Solo O/S - 31/Oct/04

highclimber - Lead O/S - Oct/04

Hidden - Lead - 05/Sep/04

not much point leading it
jonnyboy - Solo - 03/Sep/04

Carl Smethurst - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/04

Hidden - 2004

Monk - 2004

Monk - Solo O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/03

Hidden - Sent x - 03/Sep/03

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Aug/03

Hidden - Solo - Aug/03

petekeron - Lead O/S - 2003

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/02

Adi Hooper - Lead - 2001 with Sherborne Adventure Group

Hidden - 1993

Iain Thow - Solo - 25/May/92

Ian Clare - 1983

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1981

David Smith - 1980

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Ragingpossum, Heinrich

Voting
Total votes cast 53
hard HVS0 of 19
HVS0 of 19
easy HVS2 of 19
hard VS5 of 19
VS11 of 19
easy VS0 of 19
hard HS1 of 19
HS0 of 19
easy HS0 of 19
hard 5b0 of 18
5b0 of 18
easy 5b3 of 18
hard 5a7 of 18
5a6 of 18
easy 5a2 of 18
hard 4c0 of 18
4c0 of 18
easy 4c0 of 18
3 Stars1 of 16
2 Stars1 of 16
1 Star9 of 16
0 Stars5 of 16
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Style of ascent

Soloed128 of 268 (47.8%)
Lead70 of 268 (26.1%)
Followed37 of 268 (13.8%)
Toproped3 of 268 (1.1%)
Bouldered5 of 268 (1.9%)
Unknown25 of 268 (9.3%)

'Climbed'108 of 268 (40.3%)
clean O/S137 of 268 (51.1%)
clean β2 of 268 (0.7%)
clean rpt14 of 268 (5.2%)
clean RP2 of 268 (0.7%)
dogged1 of 268 (0.4%)
dnf4 of 268 (1.5%)