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The Crack*** V0 5b / f4

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[The Crack, 3 kb]The classic problem which is easiest if you get your hands the right way round. Photo on page 26. © ROCKFAX

Photo: The Crack © davelaking
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 264 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

scott quinn - Sent x - 05/Jul/14

gingerking - Sent O/S - Jul/14 with James Hadley

gingerwolf - Sent O/S - 22/Jun/14

petegunn - Sent - 15/Jun/14 with Jeremy, Davina

Joe Costello - Sent - 10/Jun/14

Tubb93 - Sent - 05/Jun/14

sduke85 - Jun/14

Rickrick - 30/May/14

Hidden - Sent O/S - 25/May/14

andy28th - Sent x - May/14

Adam.May - Sent O/S - 04/Apr/14

Hidden - Sent O/S - 30/Mar/14

jack01 - Sent β - 15/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent - 15/Mar/14

Did it when very hungover a couple of years back. Nice to revisit in a better state.
Adam_42 - Sent β - 13/Mar/14

Compo - Sent O/S - 08/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent rpt - 03/Mar/14

ashleab - Sent β - Feb/14

NickR - 2014

SteveM - Sent - 15/Nov/13 with Dave & Faff, Steve Foster

Ross.Cooper - Sent O/S - 09/Nov/13 with Dan Geh

ArranLaird - Sent - 01/Nov/13

Hainsy - Sent - 13/Oct/13 with EUMC

BRoe - Sent rpt - 01/Oct/13 with Chief, DanG, Theo, Jordan, whitehouse_rhys

Gareth-Evans - Sent x - Oct/13

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Sep/13

Timothy Miller - Sent O/S - 25/Sep/13 with James Mortimer

Hidden - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - Sent O/S - 28/Aug/13

richiebongo - Sent - 28/Aug/13

Dan Geh - Sent rpt - 13/Aug/13 with Thomas Geh

tgeh - Sent x - 11/Aug/13 with dan geh

Dan Geh - Sent rpt - 11/Aug/13 with Thomas Geh

KidParkinson - Sent O/S - Aug/13

Hidden - Sent O/S - 25/Jul/13

Hidden - Sent β - 06/Jul/13

Jim Malo - Sent dnf - 30/Jun/13 with Tim

KristopherHall - Sent x - 25/Jun/13 with Tom Sugden

Stingraypoindex - Sent - 16/Jun/13

alek - Sent O/S - 16/Jun/13 with Melanie Thomas, Sara Cooke, James Cross

DC - Sent O/S - 13/Jun/13

SS
TonyB - Sent - 08/Jun/13

petegunn - Sent - 06/Jun/13 with Jeremy, Rosie, Davina

wildbill - Sent - 04/Jun/13 with Lee Smith, Owain Lewis

John Kettle - Sent - 22/May/13

Bristoldave - Sent O/S - 19/May/13

johang - Sent - 04/May/13 with Mike Metcalfe, Stu "Fatty" Plumb

Goose4 - Sent - 04/May/13 with Remy

daftendirekt - Sent rpt - 13/Apr/13

EdGS - Sent O/S - 11/Apr/13

Daniels735 - Sent x - 09/Apr/13

quickdrawmcraw - Sent - 01/Apr/13

Craig McMahon - Sent - 30/Mar/13

Dan Geh - Sent O/S - 10/Mar/13 with Freshers

Sam Hockley - Sent x - 10/Mar/13 with Chris Stepanek, Dan Geh

iccy - Sent - 24/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Feb/13

JohnBear - 19/Jan/13 with Remy

aidann93 - Sent - 2013

Chris Redding - Sent x - 09/Dec/12

Adam Booth - Sent x - 18/Nov/12

Bertbee - Sent O/S - 27/Oct/12

Craig McMahon - Sent - 23/Oct/12

Craig McMahon - Sent - 21/Oct/12

Harry Holmes - Sent x - 07/Oct/12 with Joanna, Liyen

BRoe - Sent O/S - 23/Sep/12 with Mark Roe

petegunn - Sent - 09/Sep/12 with Matt Roberts, Jeremy, Davina

Hidden - Sent - 09/Sep/12

John Kettle - Sent - 05/Sep/12

danimal03 - Sent O/S - 26/Aug/12 with scylla750

scylla750 - Sent O/S - 26/Aug/12 with dante 03 & em

Hidden - Sent - 19/Aug/12

dougs1232 - Sent O/S - 14/Aug/12

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Sent - 11/Aug/12

Tom Cox - Sent x - 02/Aug/12

sonnyss - Sent x - Aug/12

peter.ravenscroft27 - Aug/12

Laurence Cowton - 07/Jul/12

Matt Harle - 20/Jun/12

OllieF - Sent x - 12/Jun/12

Hidden - Sent O/S - 04/Jun/12

DavidR - Sent x - 03/Jun/12 with Holly Adamthwaite

Slyven - Sent O/S - 21/May/12

Cassidy - Sent O/S - 06/May/12 with Helen Cassidy

Hidden - Solo - May/12

daftendirekt - Sent O/S - 30/Apr/12 with Jay, Craig, Cam, Mark Robb

Hidden - Sent O/S - 28/Apr/12

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Apr/12

adamjeffs - Sent O/S - 20/Apr/12

Hidden - Sent x - 12/Apr/12

petegunn - Sent - 10/Apr/12 with Davina

Hidden - Sent - 10/Apr/12

gav - Sent dnf - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Apr/12

iamstebarker - Sent - Apr/12

barni - Sent x - 28/Mar/12 with Merlyn

pie_eater_pete - Sent x - 27/Mar/12

Hidden - Sent - 26/Mar/12

Laura Hudson - Sent - 24/Mar/12 with Richard Hession

samrad - Sent O/S - 24/Mar/12

Pohil - Sent - 20/Mar/12

Hard and intimidating...
peterp - Sent x - 18/Mar/12 with sarah

olly12344 - 18/Mar/12

On a very hungover day post-annual dinner.
Adam_42 - Sent x - 18/Mar/12

ambrooker - Sent x - 17/Mar/12 with Caz, Harriet, Tony, Tom

chiverstom - Sent O/S - 17/Mar/12 with Alice

chris_j_s - Sent O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Catherine Speakman

foostu4 - Sent x - Mar/12

rabnud - 2012

j miller - Sent O/S - 04/Dec/11

Hidden - Nov/11

KristopherHall - Sent O/S - 01/Oct/11

MarkRoe - Sent O/S - 26/Sep/11 with Tom Kirby

Hidden - Sent dnf - 26/Sep/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 28/Aug/11

Samuel Wainwright - Sent - 26/Aug/11

Laurence Everitt - Sent O/S - 21/Aug/11 with Mark D

matty123 - Sent x - 14/Aug/11

mfisher - Sent x - 09/Aug/11 with Matthew Breakell

ritid - Sent x - 30/Jul/11

Fluvial - Sent O/S - 29/Jul/11 with Louis Foster

Lord_ash2000 - 03/Jul/11

steven - Lead - 03/Jul/11

Boulder V0+
OERees - Sent x - 04/Jun/11

petegunn - Sent - 27/May/11 with Owain, Lee, Davina & Steve

owain-1978 - Sent - 27/May/11 with steve, Pete, davina, lee smith

Exodus - Sent x - 20/May/11 with Matt R

Hidden - Sent O/S - 02/May/11

Lake district rock 2003 say this is V1 (5c - British tech)
jez_springall - Sent x - 01/May/11

AndyJBooth - Sent β - 01/May/11

Crack proved tricky, once hands right way round, went with no issue.
Jonny Nick - Sent x - 01/May/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 24/Apr/11

John Kettle - Sent - 19/Apr/11

peterbull - Sent - 18/Apr/11

adamcrowefarmboy - Sent - 18/Apr/11

Only managed once, repeat attempts failed (painful fingers!). Gets V0+ 5b in Rockfax guide + V1 5c in Lake District Rock
Chris Manasseh - Sent - 18/Apr/11

highrepute - Sent - 17/Apr/11

rockrat - Sent rpt - 18/Mar/11 with Bruce Johnson, Jemma Race, Neza Novak, Luke Armitage

Hidden - Sent dnf - 06/Mar/11

i_a_coops - Sent O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Jenni

TGreen - Sent x - 12/Feb/11

petegunn - Sent - 03/Feb/11 with Davina

2nd try.
bnewman - Sent - 02/Jan/11 with Johannes, Amelia

kingholmesy - Sent O/S - 2011

Scottish78 - 2011

Hidden - Sent O/S - 11/Dec/10

Hidden - Sent - 13/Nov/10

sgl0jd - Nov/10

Hidden - Sent β - 02/Oct/10

Retro flash
JLS - Sent x - 27/Sep/10

j_turner023 - Sent O/S - 18/Sep/10

Hidden - Sent x - Sep/10

peewee2008 - Sent - 21/Aug/10

Spence22 - Sent O/S - 17/Aug/10 with Jack, Rob

Hidden - Sent - 13/Aug/10

rockrat - Sent rpt - 11/Aug/10

TomHaigh - Sent x - 11/Aug/10 with Olivia Isaac

leepip - Sent x - 08/Aug/10 with justine

a13x - Sent - 23/Jul/10 with Jessie Harris

Hidden - Sent - 08/Jul/10

Hidden - Sent x - 07/Jul/10

samwillo - Sent - Jul/10 with Jay

Hidden - Sent β - 20/Jun/10

Hidden - Sent x - 17/May/10

Danos - Sent x - 16/May/10

Bisteris - Sent O/S - 07/May/10 with Jules Hargreaves

Hidden - May/10

liaml89 - Sent O/S - 26/Apr/10

gb05 - Sent O/S - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - Sent O/S - 23/Apr/10

craig naylor - Sent - 17/Apr/10 with nick, iain robinson

Hidden - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/10

rockrat - Sent rpt - 17/Apr/10

dj_brigham05 - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/10 with James Connolly, Rich Clarke, Pete Abernethy

tim newton - Sent x - 11/Apr/10

Hidden - Sent - 10/Apr/10

rockrat - Sent rpt - 09/Apr/10

Hidden - Sent - 02/Apr/10

not linked yet
johniebriggs - Sent - Apr/10

gforce - Sent - 28/Mar/10 with James, Dirk

James Prowse - Sent - 28/Mar/10 with Dirk and Graham

Sharp!!
benrh09 - Sent - 10/Mar/10 with Ben Hogarth, David Candlin

Hidden - Sent x - Feb/10

Hidden - 2010

emilywinterhalder - 2010

schultz - Sent O/S - 09/Oct/09

Hidden - Sent - 05/Oct/09

bfreeman - Sent β - 10/Sep/09 with Jon & Chris Freeman, Dan Turner

troutbeck - Sent - 07/Sep/09

rhino_bill - Sent x - 27/Aug/09 with Fiona Cunningham

danm - Sent - 18/Jul/09

John Pickles - Sent x - 12/Jul/09 with Zac Poulton

Hidden - Sent - 28/Jun/09

Hidden - Sent x - 25/Jun/09

rockrat - Sent x - 09/Jun/09

Hidden - Sent x - 07/Jun/09

jimdanson - Sent rpt - 02/Jun/09

Hidden - Sent - Jun/09

tobyk - Sent - May/09

GPN - Sent - 28/Mar/09

Hidden - Sent - Mar/09

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Feb/09

mattish2000 - Sent O/S - 02/Jan/09 with Nick

Dave Everett - 2009

Hidden - 2009

DaveFidler - 2009

Hidden - 2009

troutbeck - Sent rpt - 06/Dec/08

nmwr - Sent β - 06/Dec/08 with John Sergeant

troutbeck - Sent rpt - 29/Nov/08

Pura Vida - Sent - 01/Nov/08

Richard Hession - Sent O/S - 11/Oct/08

spam - 22/Sep/08

Rickrick - Jul/08

Hidden - Sent x - 14/Jun/08

Hidden - Sent - 08/Jun/08

Hidden - Sent - 05/Jun/08

lemon - Sent - 26/May/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/08

john_boy_scottie1985 - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/08 with Jack Bray, Rob Humphries

Ian Broome - Sent - 22/Mar/08 with Tanya

troutbeck - Sent rpt - 07/Mar/08

troutbeck - Sent rpt - 28/Feb/08

SteveM - Sent - 24/Feb/08 with Kat

kitkat78 - Sent - 24/Feb/08 with SteveM

lewk_c - Sent x - 18/Feb/08

troutbeck - Sent rpt - 17/Feb/08

robert10507 - Sent - 2008 with Jack Bray, John Scott

derico - Sent O/S - 2008 with Chris Watson

benj_d - Sent O/S - 2008

tomhull - 2008

Hidden - Sent - 2008

John Kettle - 27/Sep/07

John Kettle - 10/Sep/07

ewen - 10/Sep/07

Oakgreen16v - Sent - 09/Sep/07

John Kettle - Sent - 21/Aug/07

GPN - Sent - Aug/07

Hidden - Sent x - 26/Jul/07

nai - Sent O/S - 24/Jul/07

John Kettle - Sent - 09/Jul/07

muzz44 - Sent - Jul/07

stevo smith - Sent O/S - 26/Jun/07

Oakgreen16v - Sent - 02/Jun/07 with Barney

John Kettle - Sent - 23/May/07

John Kettle - Sent - 19/Apr/07

hebson - 2007

Hidden - Sent - 2007

Somerset swede basher - Sent x - 12/Nov/06

jimdanson - Sent O/S - 27/Apr/06

butterworthtom - Sent x - 2006 with Al...

John Kettle - 2006

220bpm - Sent - 23/Sep/05

first proper boulder problem, did it in my addidas trianers, then decided to buy climbing shoes cos i had fun.
C coldwell-storry - Sent β - 2005 with Sally Weatley, keith george

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Jul/04

Smelly Fox - Sent x - 2003

Hidden - Sent O/S - Aug/99

Hidden - Sent - 10/Jul/99

Hidden - Sent - 01/Apr/99

EddieA - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/95

Hammy - Solo - 10/May/93

Hidden - Sent - 1990

Hammy - Solo - 10/May/88

Hammy - Solo - 03/May/86

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 56
hard V0+3 of 27
V0+1 of 27
easy V0+20 of 27
hard V03 of 27
V00 of 27
easy V00 of 27
hard V0-0 of 27
V0-0 of 27
easy V0-0 of 27
hard 5c0 of 6
5c3 of 6
easy 5c0 of 6
hard 5b3 of 6
5b0 of 6
easy 5b0 of 6
hard 5a0 of 6
5a0 of 6
easy 5a0 of 6
3 Stars18 of 23
2 Stars4 of 23
1 Star1 of 23
0 Stars0 of 23
Bag of .....0 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed8 of 264 (3.0%)
Lead1 of 264 (0.4%)
Bouldered226 of 264 (85.6%)
Unknown29 of 264 (11.0%)

'Climbed'119 of 264 (45.1%)
clean O/S64 of 264 (24.2%)
clean β10 of 264 (3.8%)
clean rpt15 of 264 (5.7%)
clean RP52 of 264 (19.7%)
dnf4 of 264 (1.5%)