We no speak Americano!** 6a
[Tesni (aged 11) on 2nd Pitch of We No Speak Americano! FA, 2 kb]30m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A great route up the wall which can be done in 2 pitches.
1) 5, 10m. Climb the blocky groove to the grassy ledge.
2) 6a, 20m. A tricky move to the ledges leads to interesting climbing up the line of weakness above, the crux is passing the bulge. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
An atmospheric multi pitch route between 'A pair of Six' and 'The Tambourine Man'
Pitch 1 12m F5 climbs a blocky groove which leads up to the grassy ledge above. Traverse left for 2 metres, belay. Lead by Celt aged 8. (4 bolts + bolt belay)
Pitch 2 18m F6a make a tricky move to leave the ledge before continuing up the imposing line of weakness. Surmounting an awkward bulge provides an entertaining and unique crux. Lead by Tesni aged 11.(7 bolts + Lower off)

Celt Lloyd-Jones (pitch 1) Tesni LloydJones (pitch 2) 27/Aug/2010

Ticklists: Dinorwic Slate - Multi Pitch Sport Climbs, Slate Sport, All the Llanberis SLATE sport @ 6a & 6a+.

Photo: Tesni (aged 11) on 2nd Pitch of We No Speak Americano! FA © ian Ll-J
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This climb is in 39 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/15

tommccluskey - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/15 with michael

Darryl.h - Lead O/S - Jul/15

Led second pitch
henry.jeffreys - AltLd O/S - 21/Jun/15 with Em K

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Jun/15

lcullum7 - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/15 with Joe Jones

On 35m Halves with only one belay plate. Quite an exercise in problem solving.
JRJones - AltLd O/S - 13/Jun/15 with Luke Cullum

BenRyle - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/15 with Charlottte

Ian craigie - Lead - 2015 with Simon lake

MikeSP - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/14

adam06 - Lead - 06/Jul/14 with Jonny, Will Points

williap - Lead O/S - Jul/14 with adam radcliffe

darcan - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with beau

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/May/14

Really nice flowy route, interesting flop over the bulge!
MichaelGallimore - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with Joel eaton

mentally tough thigh hugging move in the middle!
jemmaclimbs - Lead O/S - 04/May/14

badgerjockey - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/14 with Rich/Kuang

Glyn - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Amy

Amy UT - Lead β - 24/Jul/13 with Glyn

Colin Scotchford - Lead - 14/Jul/13

The bulge is surprisingly easy; never a puzzle. Crux much earlier with a dilemma as to moving left or right with no feet whatsoever. Enjoy!
neuromancer - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/13

garry smith - Lead - 21/May/12

garry smith - Lead - 21/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/12

Hidden - 2nd β - 20/May/12

twem - Lead O/S - 18/May/12 with Mark Fisher

ches - 2nd - 18/May/12 with Andrew Twemlow

Nick F Smith - AltLd O/S - May/12 with Garry Smith

Hidden - Lead - 2012

Two pitches, twin ropes, abseil and green rock - not bad for a sports route on slate. Nice moves as a bonus. Nice!
Sardien - AltLd O/S - 16/Nov/11 with Matthew Jaques

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11

Richy boy - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/11 with willowhisp

Motown - AltLd O/S - 25/Jul/11 with Richy

Tesni - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/11

I led 1st pitch, Jeff 2nd
lazer007 - AltLd β - 22/May/11 with Jeff Smith

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/May/11

gd303uk - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/11 with John Rogers

My first new route :D x
Tesni - Lead RP - 27/Aug/10

john_ohlsson - AltLd O/S - May/10

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
jamie d, AshleyLong, The Ivanator, ItsHuwHaribo, sparkybatteryboy, PhiltheAgg, willotheward

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