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Birthday Boy* 5a

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[Al at the base of Birthday Boy and Inspiration, 2 kb]Climb the wall left of the bolts joining the next route at the last bolt
Darron Boulton 25/Jun/2011

Photo: Al at the base of Birthday Boy and Inspiration © Ben Taylor 1989
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 160 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

emlynroberts - TR - 13/Jul/14 with Karoliina Koivisto

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14

Darron - 06/Jul/14

eugeneth - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/14 with Shona, Dave C

Lovely climb. Nice positions, and some interesting, quite slabby moves.
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Peter Ocampo

poeter210 - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Bob Wilson

beckyjg - Lead - 20/Jun/14

Ste_b1978 - Lead - 15/Jun/14 with Danny

Matadoors - Lead - 14/Jun/14

Jani_J - Lead rpt - 14/Jun/14 with Matt

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/14

Otis - Lead - 11/Jun/14

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

marzi - 21/May/14

Hidden - TR - 06/May/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 05/May/14

A Crawford - Lead O/S - 05/May/14

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/14 with mike doyle

daveagriff - Lead - 29/Apr/14 with Chris Brookes

purpledistorsion - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/14

noemie5438 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/14 with Jibreel Haddad

v1brownie - Lead - 20/Apr/14 with Jon H

Darrengold - TR O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Michelle

Steve Perry - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Katie Long

AdamH - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14

jimecallaw - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Claudia, Adam

jandyd05 - Lead rpt - 16/Apr/14 with Julie Anglesea

Sean Kelly - 13/Mar/14 with Paul Evans

sports lead, wind and sun
stwhitty - Lead - Mar/14

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/13 with Piers Newton, Adam 'Buddy' Smith

Weird climb.
ChristineLouise89 - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13 with Scott

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13

danpyrs - 06/Oct/13

JimboWizbo - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Beth

Beth-Cath-T - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with JimboWizbo

fizzychewitt - Lead - 27/Aug/13 with Jayne

Hidden - 25/Aug/13

vinspin - Lead rpt - 21/Aug/13 with m fitchew

Frankie Mayfield - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/13

partz - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/13 with Gaz James, Rhi Evans, Alex Battery

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Aug/13

KateShakes - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13

alicee - Lead - 24/Jul/13

magsb - 2nd - 23/Jul/13 with Mart Worthy, John Roberts

Jack93 - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Jonnie Murray

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/13

Amy UT - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Ami

davegs - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/13 with Dave

jandyd05 - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/13 with Ian Warren

v1brownie - Lead - 26/Jun/13 with dave

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/Jun/13

spacecadetjake - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Andrea, Jay

rockjedi - Solo O/S - 19/May/13 with Stuart Owen, Nicola Burke

steve.riches - TR - 15/May/13

Climbing Concentration.
bazthomas - Lead O/S - 15/May/13 with Chris (CC)

Jules 210681 - Lead - 13/May/13

Tarquin - Lead - 13/May/13

due - TR - 07/May/13

wolf.leeb - Solo O/S - 05/May/13 with The Ladies, Alexis

Gecko2k - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Ola Bartkowska

Hidden - Lead - 04/May/13

jamiev - Lead O/S - 04/May/13 with Ellie Davies, Callum Veitch, alex veitch

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/13

Ste_b1978 - Lead - 27/Apr/13 with Danny

robandian - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/13

Robert Whitby - Lead - 23/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/13

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/13 with ryan cassidy

Hidden - Apr/13

carl roberts - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13

Ndawson - TR O/S - 29/Mar/13 with Alex Hebden

owenzeboy - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/13 with duncan martin

Best route on this wall. Edgy, slabby but the holds are there. Worth doing. No lower-off krabs: 2 rings that can be threaded.
Ben Taylor 1989 - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/13 with Alex wright

Need to thread a lower off
detritus - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/13 with Ben Taylor

Hidden - TR - 04/Mar/13

Quite small, lots of fun
col3 - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/13 with Climbing Club, Paul

rosanna20736 - Lead - Mar/13

adamre12 - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Jack Wenbourne

adam clarke - TR - 05/Jan/13 with James Hulme

Roger Cruse - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/13 with Kris

look for the ledge
gazj1986 - Lead - 2013

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/12

TJ Mather - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Oct/12

Mick Cassidy - TR O/S - 06/Oct/12 with Jimbo

Storm Hunter - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12

fooforever - Lead - 14/Sep/12

bennys89 - Lead O/S - Sep/12

magicmartin - Lead O/S - Sep/12 with Zane Butcher

Zane_18 - Lead O/S - Sep/12 with magicmartin

teddethmac - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12 with Ryan Lewis

BradleyWhite - Lead - 16/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/12

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 14/Aug/12 with ryan cassidy

hedgehog77 - 13/Aug/12

Will Williams - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/12

Hidden - TR - 22/Jul/12

Mattlamb90 - Lead rpt - 19/Jul/12 with Zara_92

Dan724 - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/12 with Raji Salan

morgan91 - Lead - 09/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jul/12

jandyd05 - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/12 with Ian Warren

sparkybatteryboy - Solo - Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 28/Jun/12

Nice climbing, but needs its own bolts to be a safe lead.
emlynroberts - TR - 28/Jun/12 with Paul Emmett

Darron - 10/Jun/12

Hidden - 10/Jun/12

sheelba - Lead - 07/Jun/12

georgedunton - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with tom folley, greg strong

Tom Folley - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Greg Strong, George Dunton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Ows - Lead - Jun/12

crag_hopper_Jay - Lead O/S - 29/May/12 with Hannah Renshall

sunshine.hannah - 2nd - 29/May/12 with James Sanders

M0untainM0nkey - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with snappychick

snappychick - TR - 27/May/12 with pete warriner

philski46 - 27/May/12

Blackgoby - Lead O/S - 24/May/12 with Tracey

simontwinley - Lead O/S - 23/May/12

Dopwilldop - Lead O/S - 23/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/May/12

ritchierich - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Tom

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

emlynroberts - TR - 05/Apr/12 with Jacob Roberts

myoung - Lead O/S - Apr/12 with Helen

Hidden - Lead - Apr/12

thecurlyone - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Helena Robinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Mar/12

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

ches - Lead - 18/Mar/12 with Andrew Twemlow

Rampikino - Lead - 13/Mar/12 with Cat

Zoomer - 2nd - 12/Mar/12 with Julia Bloomer

Jules 210681 - Lead - 12/Mar/12 with glenn bloomer

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12

DARREN HICKS - Lead - 10/Mar/12 with Graham 'Chips' Flisher

Gaffalynch - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/12

Yong_Welsh - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/12

gunbo - Lead - 03/Mar/12

georgenvk - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/12 with martina

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12

moelfras - Lead - 25/Feb/12

Mattlamb90 - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Tibbett

Nice technical slab climbing
vix - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Becky, luke

grubes - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with bex, Vicky

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Feb/12

tommy - TR - 21/Jan/12

davegs - Lead - 15/Jan/12 with Jon Goodwin

joe.ohare - Lead β - 2012

cmgreenspon - 2012

willieash - 2012

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 22/Dec/11 with mike doyle

First ascent
Darron - Lead - 25/Jun/11

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

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Voting
Total votes cast 44
hard 5c0 of 26
5c0 of 26
easy 5c13 of 26
hard 5a4 of 26
5a8 of 26
easy 5a1 of 26
hard 4c0 of 26
4c0 of 26
easy 4c0 of 26
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Style of ascent

Soloed4 of 160 (2.5%)
Lead120 of 160 (75.0%)
Followed9 of 160 (5.6%)
Toproped15 of 160 (9.4%)
Unknown12 of 160 (7.5%)

'Climbed'67 of 160 (41.9%)
clean O/S79 of 160 (49.4%)
clean β1 of 160 (0.6%)
clean rpt13 of 160 (8.1%)