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Matchstick Crack S 4a

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10m. The thin crack in the wall finishing leftwards up the slab. © ROCKFAX
FA. Tony Jones 1960
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This climb is in 48 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

g1m147 - Solo - 12/Jul/14

MatthewH - 2nd O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Dan

Phil West - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Chris Tan

dashby - 2nd - 18/Jun/14 with Oli Gregory

BikeClimbWalk - Lead - 18/Jun/14 with Dave A

Excellent crack, bit short, but tricky getting over the finish - went a bit too far right to make life easier.
Stuart Hurworth - Lead O/S - 21/May/14 with Manchester Climbing Club

Definitely feeling ready for leading!
newskin - 2nd O/S - 21/May/14 with Stu Hurworth

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/13

Joe.Elliott1 - 2nd - 08/Jun/13

Waiting for the others.
Alex Thompson - Solo rpt - 08/Jun/13

BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Caroline Powrie

ShortyNinja - 2nd dog - 09/Sep/12 with Ben Powrie

good climb, abit dirty at the bottom.
eltax2005 - Lead O/S - 30/May/12

Richard Alderton - 2nd - 24/May/12 with Tom_

Exited on the left.
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 23/May/12 with JonnyO

J25 - Lead O/S - 23/May/12 with Alex Thompson

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 03/Jul/11 with John Newbiggin

t8t9t8 - 19/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/11

Green at the top, last moves are tricky and slopey
thedatastream - Lead O/S - 11/May/11 with Fiona

p_won - Lead - May/11 with johnny walker

greglad - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo - 2011

Steve J P - Lead - 30/Aug/10 with BW

Bernie Wylde - 2nd - 30/Aug/10 with sp

stimpey - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Pete, Davina

petegunn - Lead - 30/Aug/10 with Davina & Steve

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/10

vincentchopper - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/10 with djcochran

wil_perry - Lead - 20/Jun/10 with Barney

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

ggflett - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Dave

sarawilliams - 2nd - 18/Apr/10

Lisaaa - 2nd - 11/Aug/09 with Mike Watson

ste_d - Solo rpt - 16/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead dnf - 19/Jun/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

SteWatkins - Lead - 2008

Didn't do full traverse at the top as looked extremely green!
pbrack - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/07 with Andrew Wood, Kay Harker

Easy. Walk past, "I'll just do this while we're here" Up, and belay set in 5 mins. Bosh. More mileage which is always nice. Reckon I can push on to HS next time out.
djdf - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/07 with Pete

Hidden - Lead β - 18/Jul/04

ste_d - Solo - 07/Sep/91

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/91

Tom V - 1967

Voting
Total votes cast 17
hard HS0 of 7
HS0 of 7
easy HS0 of 7
hard S3 of 7
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easy S1 of 7
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HVD0 of 7
easy HVD0 of 7
hard 4b0 of 7
4b0 of 7
easy 4b0 of 7
hard 4a2 of 7
4a5 of 7
easy 4a0 of 7
hard 3c0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 48 (12.5%)
Lead24 of 48 (50.0%)
Followed15 of 48 (31.2%)
Unknown3 of 48 (6.2%)

'Climbed'21 of 48 (43.8%)
clean O/S22 of 48 (45.8%)
clean β1 of 48 (2.1%)
clean rpt2 of 48 (4.2%)
dogged1 of 48 (2.1%)
dnf1 of 48 (2.1%)