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[Manzoku.E1.Pembroke, 3 kb]Satisfaction' in Japanese - the wall left of the arete is superb, popular, polished and usually occupied. Move up to the break below and right of the cave. Traverse this rightwards until it is possible to pull up left into a groove. Move back slightly right to another groove then make a tricky move up left to gain good holds. Follow the wall above on some amazing juggy rock, keeping left of the finishing corner. © ROCKFAX
FA. K.Wilkinson 27.8.78 27/Aug/1978

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felixizzy - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/14 with elliot, Dan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/14

shafiq lalloo - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14

CLedden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Matt Woodfield

Thanks to Matt, Homer and Alex for shouting at me. Great climbing, a must! bit pumpy, even if you try and shake it out!
partz - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Alex Wade

matt.woodfield - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/14

danJBA - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Mike

Alex Wade - 2nd - 22/Jun/14 with Matt Everett

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/14

mynyddresident - Lead - 14/Jun/14 with KP

adam 24 - Lead rpt - 14/Jun/14 with Paul Clarkson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/14

Dan Geh - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/14 with Paddy

Patrick Hill - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/14 with Dan Geh

zcsharp - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with George Frisby

alastairbegley - Lead RP - 31/May/14 with Nick Russell

Great fun, felt like a completely different route to last time I did it.
Nick Russell - 2nd rpt - 31/May/14 with Alastair Begley

George Frisby - 2nd O/S - 31/May/14 with jamie roberts

steve_gibbs - 2nd O/S - 31/May/14 with Al Docherty

Rachel Somerville - Lead rpt - 30/May/14 with Ali Wood

RFWilkie - Lead dog - 25/May/14 with James

Hoyes - 2nd O/S - 25/May/14 with Rachel B

Batt - Lead O/S - 25/May/14 with James Hoyes

cem - 2nd rpt - 24/May/14 with Kirill Spiridonov

Pure enjoyment.
Kirill - Lead β - 24/May/14 with Charles Moreton

john lynch - 2nd O/S - 17/May/14 with Lewis Andrew

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Erica

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/May/14

So easy compared to last time.
Olli-C - Lead rpt - 04/May/14 with Mike Richmond

M_Robinson - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with DanielGyi

erica - 2nd - 04/May/14 with John

frank mckenna - 04/May/14

Fantastic line, yet another class route at Pembroke.
hlegge - Lead O/S - 03/May/14 with Adam Knightly

Rob Pitt - Lead rpt - 21/Apr/14 with Helen Pitt

simon kimber - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/14 with Rich Howell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/14

Brown - 2nd - 20/Apr/14 with Lily

Hidden - Lead - 20/Apr/14

Toby Dunn - 2nd - 19/Apr/14 with Tom Mills

Nice jug pulling.
shed_hed - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Dougie Swanson-Low

dswansonlow - 2nd rpt - 18/Apr/14 with Darren McMaster

Julian Cooper - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/14 with Stuart Knott

Previously climbed C4C and stennis elbow, so let down by lack of distinct line and new ground. Crux felt soft for 5b, but got seriously pumped towards the top, wandered slightly left at the top in search of a rest.
asmith37 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Matt Cooper

CharlieMack - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/14 with Jen Maxfield

Bob - 2014

Hidden - 2014

Neil - Lead O/S - 2014

Tim Sparrow - 2014

ejected - 2014

mike mo - 2014

robgixer - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13

Rob chose this to be a warming-up, but it turned out to be a desperate and sustained battle! I hung on the rope twice to retrieve stuck gear with both hands in seconding.
masa-alpin - 2nd β - 06/Oct/13 with Rob G

gurumed - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/13 with Kenny

gjd - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/13 with Hutch

Hidden - Lead - 24/Sep/13

cooperman - 2nd β - 21/Sep/13 with Graham Iles

Stefan_Morris - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/13 with Edmundmorris

Hardcore Pat - Lead β - 01/Sep/13 with Dr Julie, Dan Osbasabooboo

DanOsb - 2nd - 01/Sep/13 with dr. julie, pat dawson

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/13 with James

Peter Lovell - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Catrin Nichols

Leiko Miura - 2nd - 26/Aug/13 with Julie Carroll

With a lot of pre-placed gear from Paul's attempt
cem - Lead rpt - 25/Aug/13 with Paul Bolton

MartinWilliams87 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Richard Williams

Got through crux section to about two thirds of the way up when my arms gave up and I fell off. Ridiculously pumped. Very disappointed!
Ant Man Bee - Lead dnf - 25/Aug/13 with Charles Moreton

Still pumped from when I tried to lead it and had to rest on second (again high up - got through the crux fine).
Ant Man Bee - 2nd dog - 25/Aug/13 with Charles Moreton

angie - 2nd - 25/Aug/13 with Peter Lovell

Nice route, not as polished as expected.A bit pumpy.
James Oswald - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Clare Erskine

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13

Rachel Somerville - 2nd - 23/Aug/13 with Robert

Greasy holds after traverse - went too far up. Resty to reboot. Rain near top but holds great.
rd20 - Lead dog - 23/Aug/13 with Rachel Somerville

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/13

Great, good gear and non stop good moves.
Jonathan Hall - Lead - 18/Aug/13 with Rob Middleton

Seconded so long ago didn't even remember where route went. Enjoyed it a lot and added spice was provided by rain shower half way up. Maybe should have finished more to the right for best moves but was following chalk and just had to get to top soon as poss!
Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Kev

Mark Warnett - Lead O/S - Aug/13 with Kevin Stephens

leglesslizard - Lead β - Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd β - 27/Jul/13

Slightly harder than cool for cats
davidliu - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13 with James Kay

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Anna

The Grist - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Sam Simpson

Sam Simpson - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Mark Grist

Hidden - 2nd β - 13/Jul/13

brices - 2nd β - 13/Jul/13 with Joe Innes, Sash

Joe Innes - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/13 with Sash, Simon Brice

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13

khalidq - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Ian Lau

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/13

dominic lee - 2nd - 30/Jun/13 with andy elliot

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

dan gibson - 2nd rpt - 09/Jun/13 with alice thompson

Alice Thompson - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Dan Gibson

guy757 - 06/Jun/13

RachelP - 2nd - 02/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/13

Not top 50 IMO, better than CfC though...
Duncan Campbell - UKC - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Ollie B

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/13

Steeper than expected - was getting pretty pumped by the top. Never that hard though and generally always some good holds. Immaculate spiky rock
monsteratt - Lead O/S - 29/May/13 with Philippa, Dan Fairbank

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/13

Awesome sustained
bigbobbyking - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13 with Chris Allan

chrisallan - Lead dog - 25/May/13

one of the best E1's around?
Grezza - Lead - 19/May/13 with Paul E

riddle - Lead O/S - 06/May/13 with Mike Stephenson

Great route!
Stuart Johnston - Lead O/S - 06/May/13 with Adam Ryan

mikeyjbs - Lead O/S - 06/May/13 with Roger Hamilton-Smith

wolverine - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Thunderthighsontheloose

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

Thunderthighsontheloose - 2nd O/S - 05/May/13 with Mike Hayes

Chris Hind - 2nd - 05/May/13 with Bry

Hidden - Lead - 04/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/13

Olli-C - 2nd rpt - 04/May/13 with Adam Knightly

nigel pearson - 2nd - 03/May/13 with Robin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/13

wanders closed to the route to the right at the top but the moves I picked out were great, good length
GuyVG - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Tim Lounds

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Apr/13

dj hannaford - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/13 with Tom colquhoun

dswansonlow - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13 with Emma Twyford

Spoilt by trying not to climb Cool For Cats and Stennis Elbow.
TommityP - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13

Got pumped and took a bit of a whipper...
David Kay - Lead dnf - 30/Mar/13 with Dan Lane

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Mar/13

jcw - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2013

Satisfying technical moves in the first half with enough gear to make it feel safe. Then a race up the jugs to get to the top before i ran out of energy or quickdraws! From the other comments it looks like the difficulty varies depending on the exact line you take as i thought this was less pumpy than C4C...
Alan100 - Lead - 21/Oct/12

Another excellent route, found it a bit harder than cool for cats.
Nick Russell - 2nd - 14/Oct/12 with Charlie Beard

Two rests, eventually found the line, super pumped near the top, and ran out of draws! What a climb!
cbeard - Lead dog - 14/Oct/12 with Nick Russell

nickstephens - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/12 with Gareth Greeves

gg4419 - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/12 with Nick

So greasy at the bottom, almost fell off. The upper 2/3 are great.
James Marshall - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/12 with Pete Shepherd

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/12

Mowglee - Lead rpt - 31/Aug/12 with Ali

Relentless! Good gear ... but glad I didn't have to hang around placing it.
Kemics - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/12 with Anthony

Anthony Dixon - Lead - 26/Aug/12 with Caleb

tev - 2nd dog - 26/Aug/12 with DAJ

cem - 2nd rpt - 26/Aug/12 with Graham Dolman

Hidden - Lead RP - 26/Aug/12

jon_gill1 - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/12 with john ripley

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12

Bloody ell not used to long routes
Sam Marks - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Jack Hodgson

nice and pumpey.
Jodgson - 2nd - 18/Aug/12 with Sam Marks

jacobjacob - Lead rpt - 12/Aug/12

ojp - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/12 with Dave

Hot hands and smooth limestone arent the best mix. Had an epic, fell around 20ft due to gear ripping
alastairbegley - Lead dnf - 10/Aug/12

Dave Foster - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Si

Hidden - Lead dnf - 10/Aug/12

Aaron Lines - 2nd - 03/Aug/12 with jim, Dan

amazing route!!
Tom Redmond - Lead O/S - Aug/12 with craig morrison

Mr Powly - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12 with Rozzy, Chris Wall

burto - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12 with hertha

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jul/12

riven - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/12 with Joe T

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jun/12

thetradlad - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Harry Thorpe

Amazing climb, probably best route to date and definitely a pump fest. No particuar crux just sustained throughout and eats up protection, to the point where I nearly ran out of draws.
Jonny Nick - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12

Harry Thorpe - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Jake Lodge

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with ciaran tracey

Greasy rock spoilt it a bit but the top half really is wonderful!
richardr - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Chris Wyatt

slacky - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Andes, Owen, Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/May/12

chris_B - Lead - 07/May/12 with Hamish Dunn

Sustained, need to be careful not to get pumped.
Daniel Heath - 2nd O/S - 05/May/12 with Remus

Ewan Russell - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with Halla

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

alasdair19 - May/12

Pumpy!
pembrokeshirecaver - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/12 with Martin

melonmike - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/12 with Josh

Rachel Slater - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/12 with Chi Huo Cheng

sam820 - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12 with Murdoch

Compo - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12 with Will, Hannah

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/12

Chi Cheng - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/12 with Rachel Stater

Julie Carroll - 2nd - 06/Apr/12 with Tristan Graham

pie_eater_pete - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/12 with bwestwood

bwestwood - 2nd - Apr/12

esther - Lead - Apr/12

pretty darn cool. way more pumpy than cool for cats. Good gear throughout. If you havent done it yet then get yourself on it
stvredmond - Lead - 31/Mar/12 with Helen Norris

awesome route. So pumby but well worth it. :)
Helnorris - 2nd - 31/Mar/12 with Steve Redmond

haydng - Lead rpt - 24/Mar/12 with RachelG

RMG - 2nd - 24/Mar/12 with haydng

keith leonard - 11/Mar/12

Nick1812P - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/12 with Jake

Jake Young - 2nd O/S - 10/Mar/12 with Nick

al99 - 2nd rpt - 25/Feb/12 with Luke Hodson

lukehodson - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with Al Benson

S Smith - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/12

great route felt easy for E1, loads of gear
david wands - Lead O/S - 2012 with helen

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Nick Sillem - 2012

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/11

LardClimber - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/11

David Kay - 2nd - 02/Oct/11 with Mel Michon

Hidden - Lead - 02/Oct/11

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 30/Sep/11 with Mike

vanderz - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/11 with Graham Plant

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11

annetweddell - Lead - 29/Aug/11 with Tony

liamoloughlin - Lead β - 28/Aug/11

really good, steady.
CRiddiford - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/11 with Mark

mark20 - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/11

JRae - Lead - 24/Aug/11 with M Watson

Sidekick - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/11

Dizz - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/11 with hugh

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

Excellent and quite tough. Good rock.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')

Seems you can either go through the overlaps(CC guide description) or the less steep wall on the left(wrongfax). I went through the overlaps then back left just before the groove , felt more sustained than i was expecting but nice climbing. Despite having some nice moves it lacks a distinct line and isn't as good as cool for cats
catblack - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/11

Good but I preferred Cool for Cats as it's in a better position.
Andrew Barker - 2nd - 16/Aug/11 with Cat Black

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/11

Caspar - 2nd - 15/Aug/11 with Ross Davidson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Coel Hellier - Lead - 13/Aug/11 with John Nuttall

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/11

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

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/11 with Viv

Matthew Robinson - Lead - 08/Aug/11 with John Nuttall

tonanf - AltLd - Aug/11 with john sun

Rock Lizard - 2nd - Aug/11

redjerry - TR O/S - Aug/11

tatz45 - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Katy Vose

Compared to the E1's in Avon I think this is pretty soft but probably E1 none the less. No particularly hard 5b moves but lots of 5a. Really nice climbing up an exposed set of features and plenty of possible gear opportunities.
Quarryboy - TR O/S - 29/Jul/11 with Martin Stanfield, Rob Stanfield, Mark Davies

fantastic route. Got a bit too relaxed after the low crux and found it fairly tiring towards the top despite the great holds.
Stanners - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/11 with Mark Davis, Martin Stanfield, Jack Bradbrook

Stanley - TR O/S - 29/Jul/11 with Cragking, Jack Bradbrook

Brilliant route, well worth the stars. Damp / greasy to start but after first 1/4 was dry and just kept coming. Ace
Ollie B - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with N. Weston

mountain.martin - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/11 with Edmund

Harder than cool for cats, pumpy!
Jams Crwca - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/11 with Martin

steve.warrington - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Nik Goile

Ceridwen - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/11 with Andy Mosienko

markalmack - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with jacqui savage

mountain.martin - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11

benchwarmer - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/11 with Konrad

Chris M - Lead - 26/Jun/11 with Tommy B

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/11

pipof747 - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/11

Lenny - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/11 with John

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

Glyn - 2nd O/S - 29/May/11 with Jonny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

Soooo pumpy... theres so much gear I had to stop myself from placing the entire rack in the first 10m!
Joughton - Lead β - 28/May/11

Windy. Got pumped and ran away left for a rest near the top
theotherpetehill - Lead O/S - 22/May/11 with Tom Codrington

tcn_2002 - 2nd - 22/May/11

chrisallan - 2nd O/S - 21/May/11

martinazando - Lead O/S - 15/May/11 with Sarah G

pabbage - Lead - 10/May/11

Andy Peak 1 - 2nd - 10/May/11 with pabage

centurion05 - 2nd - 01/May/11

mikelaing - 2nd - May/11 with Ian Whitehead

One rest on rope - no slips/falls
PanzerHanzler - 2nd dog - 29/Apr/11 with Martin Hore

Rachel Slater - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Olli Crudge

Olli-C - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Rachel Slater

Chi Cheng - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Jon Fane

Dibdawg - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/11 with Mark Sheridan

GrantB - 2nd - 26/Apr/11 with James

Really good. Never too hard but it keeps coming forever
jkarran - Lead - 26/Apr/11 with Grant

dan gibson - 2nd rpt - 24/Apr/11 with richard lade

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/11

Lev - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Emma Ross

ben1987 - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Adam Coles

Blurgy319 - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/11 with Andy Woolston

pumpy
r_o_b_h2 - 2nd O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Nik Goile

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/11

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Apr/11

Shauna - Lead rpt - 08/Apr/11 with Annelies

Stefan_Morris - 2nd β - 03/Apr/11

chriscarroll - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Gwen

owain86 - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Max

Hidden - Lead - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 26/Mar/11

Adam Coles - Lead O/S - Mar/11 with ben park

Rory Shaw - 2011

Paul Boggis - Lead - 2011

jfane - Lead O/S - 2011

PAJames - 2011

adie84 - 2011

mwatson - 2011

quiffhanger - Lead O/S - 2011

Hidden - 2nd β - 2011

The Mountain Goat - 2nd dog - 16/Oct/10 with Dan Wicks

Hidden - Lead - 16/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead - 25/Sep/10

colkurtz - 2nd - 25/Sep/10 with Robb

Hidden - Lead dnf - 24/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/10

Felt nails at E1...direct up the groove right?
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/10 with Becca

Strenuous, not sure about 3*...
BeccaSnowden - 2nd O/S - 11/Sep/10 with Tom

Mr Sparkle - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Steve Harby

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Aug/10

liamoloughlin - 2nd - 29/Aug/10

kleinej - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Gareth

Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/10

GarethHall - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/10 with jason kleine

I still have memories of seconding Flying Phil on this five years earlier (almost to the day), when he didn't take enough runners and go-go juice and ended up setting up a hanging belay half way up, which meant that Mark had to climb up to set up a second hanging belay just below before handing over some gear for Phil to be able to carry on to the top. It was my 14th ever route and I obviously found it rather hard and had to have a rest or two towards the top. How things change! Fat Phil agreed that it was a good route but perhaps overrated to be in the Rockfax Top 50. Didn't feel particularly hard, though perhaps that's because I was seconding. Some comments below suggest that it's more sustained if taken more on the right higher up.
Misha - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Phil

Argh! Don't get on steep things on cold arms - embarrasing rest when missed a foothold on the crux. Over rated as a route though, so many much better climbs in Pembroke.
philhilo - Lead dog - 29/Aug/10 with misha

chiverstom - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10 with zappa

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10

SuseH - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Iain

mattnuttall - Lead rpt - 28/Aug/10 with Matthew Tink Taylor

Ketu - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Graeme H

excellent, quite pumped by the top being the end of the day but felt better for having to work hard for the on sight.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Rob

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Aug/10

haydng - Lead - 24/Aug/10 with Dave

wolf.leeb - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/10 with nic

mynyddresident - 2nd rpt - 23/Aug/10 with wolf

Alasdair88 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10 with Loz

Dr Caterpillar - 2nd rpt - 22/Aug/10 with Al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10

ojp - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Si

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10

greenclimb - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/10 with Sarah

Cruised it, with no cams.
Ed morris - Lead rpt - 12/Aug/10 with Tom

spent the day in a indoor wall... it got sunny attempted a hard pumpy climb ... stupid yep i thought so :) although AWESOME place and climb !
TM_Horton - 2nd dog - 12/Aug/10 with ed

ian d f - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/10 with Grace Chuchla

Speeddemonsi - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/10

Reds - 2nd dog - 08/Aug/10 with John Nuttall

1 rest to get out a piece of stuck gear
hms - TR O/S - 07/Aug/10

Rich Kirby - 2nd rpt - 06/Aug/10 with Nige

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Mike Todd

Hard ascent. Took it too lightly and got in a bad state waaaaaay above pro rushing through and atraying too far right into tougher territory than necessary. Tired at end of day and wilting arm blues setting in... Somehow managed to hang on in there though.
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/10

Phill Mitch - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/10 with mick

Audrey @ The Castle - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/10

very nice!
Alaina - 2nd - 12/Jun/10 with laurence_ev

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Alaina Beacall

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/10

harold walmsley - 2nd β - 04/Jun/10 with Colin Struthers

DanH9883 - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/10 with Lee

harold walmsley - 2nd β - 03/Jun/10 with Colin Struthers

Bit slimy today this one especially lower down...
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 22/May/10 with Emily

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/May/10

Em66 - 2nd - 03/May/10

tlmarjot - 2nd rpt - 03/May/10 with James Marjot

got about a quarter of the way up, was pumped, intimidated, had already used quite a bit of gear and backed off, without weighting any gear. Wish Id gone for it, because the route is obviously safe. Just very long
davefount - Lead dnf - 02/May/10 with alitamlit

irish paul - 2nd - 01/May/10 with Dave Ripley

dave657 - Lead RP - 01/May/10 with paul b

JonBrown - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Sion

irish paul - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Sarah Joyce

mattyork2 - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Mia Stacey

Pown - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

Byronius Maximus - 2nd - 04/Apr/10 with Alex Twist

bread loaf sized hold came off in my hand when completely committed and during placing gear, so quite a drop onto peanut 1. Shame, because the route is actually quite easy, lucky that it didn't hit Byron's head though!
Twisty - Lead dog - 04/Apr/10 with Byron Buck

phil64 - AltLd rpt - Apr/10 with rachie

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/10

John Tanner - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/10 with Jonny Pearson

funsized - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/10 with John Tanner

zappa - 2nd - 14/Feb/10

Tried to lead it... found it very pumpy and difficult to place gear. Came down and top roped it. Excellent route, one I will definitely have to return to try again.
brockers - TR - 2010 with Maggie Bass

Seymore Butt - 2010

Hidden - TR - 2010

Aaron Lines - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

ian d f - 2nd O/S - 11/Sep/09 with Pete H

robinsi197 - 2nd - 31/Aug/09 with Neil

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Pamela, Ian

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Lisa Paling

ian caton - 2nd β - 29/Aug/09 with Abi

lisapaling - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/09 with Toby Dunford

thomb - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/09 with Pete

exhausted. glad i didn't lead it!
Pete Scott - 2nd - 25/Aug/09 with Tom Blight

Uphill - a grade harder than Cool for Cats. Mega sustained if you stick to the groove, markedly easier if you get out left onto the h=juggy flakes.
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 24/Aug/09 with Colin Binks

Jessie Rushbrooke - Lead β - 21/Aug/09 with GF

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/09

Sustained and quite pumpy. Ran out of quickdraws -and we had 13!
bpmclimb - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/09 with Clare

Rob Pitt - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/09 with Owen Davies

Got a bit lost where cool for cats and manzoku split and ended up resting, doh! Got the rest clean though.
Ceridwen - Lead dog - 01/Aug/09 with Andy

Nexonen - 2nd dog - 01/Aug/09 with Ceri

heather rogers - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/09 with Felix

feilx - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/09 with Heather

Ran out of strength in my arms just below the top.
simonf - Lead dog - 28/Jun/09 with Simon

alaan - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09

Ian Broome - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Al

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/09

Jessie Rushbrooke - 2nd - 19/Jun/09 with GF

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 05/Jun/09

belay bunny turned bad - Lead rpt - Jun/09

going going gone - Lead - Jun/09

Awesome route, might have gone left too soon and done part of the E2 next to it before rejoining Manzuko.
Bux - 2nd - 30/May/09 with Tam

Hidden - Lead dog - 25/May/09

givemetea - 2nd rpt - 23/May/09 with Patrick

Leelogs - 2nd - 23/May/09 with Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/09

nic42 - 2nd O/S - 03/May/09 with Jack

Excellent climb - shame to be seconding
clipskipper - 2nd O/S - 02/May/09 with Davey Boy

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Matty Marvel

simonp - Lead O/S - May/09 with Neil Stabbs

dmoir - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09 with Dan Barbour

went off route, got insanely pumped, first route at pembroke and quite an experience
Dr Caterpillar - Lead dog - 18/Apr/09 with Alex Malins

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/09

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

Steve Hill - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Dan Cook

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd dog - 22/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/09

metal arms - Lead O/S - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/08

Chris the Tall - 2nd - 28/Sep/08 with Oli

Tim Steward - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Steve Cayzer

Shauna - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/08 with Steve

Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 12/Sep/08

datoon - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/08 with K

fennerz - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Ed Booth

awesome route!!
Ed Booth - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Fennerz

khawk - Lead - 24/Aug/08 with DT

Kirill - 2nd dog - 23/Aug/08 with Mark O'Neil

david morse - Lead rpt - 21/Aug/08 with corns

gforce - Lead - 05/Aug/08 with Jason

stuc - 2nd - Aug/08 with david morse

climbingpixie - 2nd dog - 28/Jul/08 with Andy Hobson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/08

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/08

dts - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/08 with Andy Taylor

Castleclimber - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Daniel Leite

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Mike Soldner

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jun/08

Awesome climb.
alek - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Ant Schwirtz

ASchwirtz - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Alec (UBMC)

long long climb
Ed morris - TR β - 24/May/08 with -

haydng - Lead rpt - 03/May/08 with Rachel

tlmarjot - Lead O/S - 03/May/08 with Ben Freeman

chris wyatt - Lead rpt - May/08

feilx - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Tiff & John

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08

matt.woodfield - Lead - 26/Apr/08

haydng - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/08 with Rachel

Tremendous pitcch, just keeps coming, stiff for the grade i thought, and a bit wandering. **100th E1**
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/08 with Keith Phizacklea

Strenuous 2nd half. On sharp fingery holds
Dave Westby - 2nd - Apr/08 with Dave Cundy

soooooo long, thought i was near topping out when suddenly the pump hit and took a whipper, not fit enough yet
Mark Walter - Lead dog - 02/Mar/08 with Olly Birrell

jl - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/07 with Penny

pennyb - 2nd O/S - 20/Oct/07 with Jon

Docent - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/07 with stecu

spacey - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/07 with paul evans

Got confused about which where to go once underneath the stacked roofs and traversed L onto the steep wall a bit late. Terrific route though with perfect gear and some monster jugs to finish. Plenty of harder Pembroke E1s out there folks.
Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/07 with Simon Denison

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Aug/07

Mowglee - 2nd - 11/Aug/07 with Arnaud

The Pylon King - 2nd rpt - 10/Aug/07 with Beesley

bfreeman - Lead O/S - Aug/07 with Jon Freeman

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Jun/07

SecretSquirrel - 2nd - 18/Jun/07 with Nick Smith

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/07 with Ben Gilbert

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/07 with Ben Gilbert

If Cool for Cats is E1 then surely this is E2? Or (not wishing to contribute to grade inflation) if this is E1 then Cool for Cats is HVS?
Stone Muppet - 06/Jun/07

Awesome route. Technical crux just after the first rest, and then a steep wall to top out. Perfect gear, great rock, and a nice position.
AJM - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Tom Stedall

centurion05 - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with chris thorne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/07

Tim W - Lead rpt - 20/May/07 with Darren Miller

Dan_Carroll - Lead O/S - 07/May/07 with Rebecca Holland

Beckholland - 2nd O/S - 07/May/07 with Dan_Carroll

nathanmanc - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Jo Smith

the juicy dangler - 2nd O/S - 05/May/07 with andy marshall

twodada - 2nd - 05/May/07 with Ion

Andrew1 - Lead - 28/Apr/07 with Andy Lewington

Fat Tim - Lead RP - 16/Apr/07 with Sarah Baker

Pythonist - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/07 with Teddington

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/07

stuwelly85 - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Jon Freeman

jfreeman - Lead O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Stuart Llewellyn

Rob Kennard - 2007

RichS-Bristol - 2007

@ndyM@rsh@ll - Lead O/S - 2007 with Richard Bennet

Richard White - Lead O/S - 2007 with Rob Kennard

Dom Whillans - 2007

janegallwey - 2nd - 2007

Had a bit of a bad time.
max_chan - Lead dog - 26/Aug/06 with Lou

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/06 with Graham

givemetea - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/06 with Chris Hines

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/06

david morse - 2nd - Aug/06 with rampant

frost - Lead dog - Aug/06 with D Garry N Griffiths

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/06

chris j - 2nd rpt - 01/Jul/06 with Ben Bradford

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/06 with martina

al99 - Lead dog - Jul/06 with Jon Hillcoat

Bloody Nora! It just keeps going! Apparently the crux is low down, but I can't even remember it as the final third had me scared rigid. Kept moving for the next rest, which never seemed to come. Although the moves higher up are 5a/5b I couldn't get rested properly and the pump kept building, making placing less easy and causing considerable concern. Generally well protected though, so shouldn't have worried so much. AWESOME route. Possibly the hardest E1 in Pembroke, so I'm told.
Oliver Sherman - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/06 with John Eales

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/06

tom.e - 2nd rpt - 29/May/06 with Charlie Everett

leerybunny - Lead O/S - 13/May/06 with Tim Wilkinson

Tim W - 2nd O/S - 13/May/06 with Oli Warren

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/May/06

well 'ard
ewen - Lead dog - May/06 with the kettle

cornishben - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/06 with Edouard Vincent

Moved left shortly after the start - hard
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Guy Reid

Bern - 2006

John Kettle - 2nd - 2006

Never experienced anything like this at the time having only ever climbed HVS on grit! Must go back and have another go.
Dave Foster - 2nd dog - 2006 with Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/05

Kyuzo - Lead O/S - Nov/05 with Hal Watts

hal - Nov/05

gonggashan - 2nd - 07/Aug/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/05

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/05 with Dave Taylor

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/05 with Dave Reaney

Alan James - UKC and UKH - 2nd - 15/May/05 with Andy Hyslop

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 08/May/05 with dean howard

Hidden - 2nd dog - 01/May/05

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 01/May/05 with LMC

SteveM - 2nd - 01/May/05 with Chris

Hidden - 2nd O/S - May/05

Ben1983 - Lead rpt - May/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/05

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

Dave Reeve - Lead O/S - 2005 with Tony Payne

a_radiohead_fan - 2005

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/04

Ally Smith - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/04 with James Parrott

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - Jul/04 with Beesley

Fell off after hanging around mid-crux removing a stuck wire (which I didn't know was in situ at the time). Got the wire out though, so not all bad!
victim of mathematics - 2nd dog - 05/Jun/04 with Sam Ring

dave657 - 2nd - Jun/04

I'm told it was blowing an Atlantic gale. E2? Are Pembroke grades not soft enough for you?
Paz - 2nd rpt - Jun/04 with AS

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/04

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/Apr/04

lukea - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/04 with Al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/03

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/03

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jun/03

alex_th - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/03 with Tim Riley

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jul/02

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/02

Adam Lincoln - Lead - 2002

bullybones - 2002

Backed off leading it :-(
Rock Fairy - 2nd - Jul/01 with david

And several times since
cem - Lead O/S - 26/May/01 with Chris Thorpe

cornishben - 2nd O/S - 2001 with John

ian caton - Lead O/S - 2001 with Andy

Hidden - 2001

phardman - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/00 with Teresa

Billg - Lead O/S - 29/May/00 with Roy Ruddle

Hidden - 2000

Tim M - 2000

timreynolds - Lead dnf - 26/Sep/99 with Gary Jackson

Laramadness - 2nd dog - 15/Aug/99

Hidden - AltLd - 09/Aug/99

John Southworth - Lead O/S - May/99 with Stone Elworthy

dickypips - 2nd - 12/Mar/99 with john richards

Chris Ellis - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/98 with Maggie Ingrams

over-rated not very inspiring
nickdonohue - Lead - 01/Aug/98 with Dave Chapman

innes - Lead O/S - Aug/98 with Jon Bracey

Did not complete, might have might have been on wrong route? or just to hard?
CrashMat Rob - Lead dnf - 25/Jul/98 with Nicky

Hidden - Lead - 27/May/98

ArnaudG - 1998

Si Clapham - 1998

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/97

kp64zl - Lead - Jul/97 with Jason M

Ched - Lead O/S - 1997 with Glanfor

Hidden - Lead - 1997

buzby78 - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/96

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/96

kp64zl - Lead dog - Apr/96 with James B

Marti999 - Lead - 1996

Hidden - Lead - 24/Sep/95

phardman - Lead - 07/Sep/95 with Jon Bibby

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 06/Aug/95 with Rachel Nicolson

Roget - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/95 with jon

NeilGriffiths - 1995

Colin Edwards - Lead O/S - 1995

Hidden - 1995

Colin Edwards - 2nd - Aug/94

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 01/Jul/94 with john roberts

craig h - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/94 with Shaun

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/93

Roget - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/93 with JT

Hidden - Lead - 1993

whispering nic - 2nd - 04/Aug/92 with Graham Iles

mikej - Lead - 16/Jun/92 with Mike Byles

jfletcher - Lead O/S - 04/May/92

WB - Lead O/S - 1992 with Guy

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jul/91

mattnuttall - 2nd O/S - 06/May/91 with Alan Holden

rob.grafton - 2nd - 23/Sep/90 with Bruce

Hidden - 2nd β - 01/Jun/90

really enjoyable.
Tony Kartawick - 2nd - May/90 with alan James

Rich Kirby - Lead - 16/Apr/90 with Will (S. Williamson)

Bruce Kerr - 2nd - 16/Apr/90 with George MacIntyre

michael burrows - 2nd - 15/Apr/90 with steve williams

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1990

Andy Say - Lead - 03/Jun/89

Hidden - 2nd - 01/May/89

shark - Solo - 02/Apr/89

Dave Rumney - 1989

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1989

ChrisJD - Lead dnf - Nov/88

BigHairyIan - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/88 with Guy Summers

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Oct/87

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/87

Lovely E1
DDDD - Lead O/S - Jul/87

shark - Solo - 26/May/87

steve taylor - Lead - Apr/87 with Nicky Beresford

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Feb/87

andy gittins - 1987

keefe - 21/Feb/86

Hidden - Lead - 12/Aug/85

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/85

shark - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/85 with Simon Matthews

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 09/Apr/85 with Kenny Winkworth, Richard Crewe

GuyM - 1985

jasper11 - 1985

wynaptomos - 2nd O/S - Oct/84

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 29/Aug/83 with Charlie Leverton

Mike Owen - 04/Apr/83 with Elaine Owen

Hidden - 28/Dec/82

steve L - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/82 with Clive Curle

Mark Kemball - Lead - 07/Apr/82 with Dave Abbey

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/69

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E185 of 138
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hard 5c0 of 134
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easy 5c1 of 134
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 624 (0.3%)
Lead356 of 624 (57.1%)
Followed214 of 624 (34.3%)
Toproped7 of 624 (1.1%)
Alt Leads4 of 624 (0.6%)
Unknown41 of 624 (6.6%)

'Climbed'179 of 624 (28.7%)
clean O/S323 of 624 (51.8%)
clean β18 of 624 (2.9%)
clean rpt60 of 624 (9.6%)
clean RP5 of 624 (0.8%)
dogged30 of 624 (4.8%)
dnf9 of 624 (1.4%)