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Aero** VS 5a

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[Aero, 3 kb]Another popular classic. Start roughly in the centre of the wall by a small cave. Climb the cracks, past a small overlap, to a break continue up the crack above into a finishing groove. © ROCKFAX
FA. M.Learoyd 3.6.79 03/Jun/1979

Ticklists: 100 More Classic British VS Climbs.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 192 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

evhall - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with goat

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/14

PaulTanton - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/14 with Mark Grist

Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Kev

Becky E - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Andrea

alastairbegley - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/14 with Richard Nicholson

Slick - Lead - 12/Apr/14 with Alastair Begley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/13

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Sep/13

Helen Gibson - Lead - 21/Sep/13

John Nuttall - Lead - 31/Aug/13 with Jon

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 27/Aug/13

MartinWilliams87 - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Richard Williams

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with MartinWilliams87

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13

Dan Hostford - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with George Hostford

pimpy - Lead - 25/Aug/13 with Siobhan, Barak, Pete

Siobhan McGowan - 2nd - 25/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Aug/13

pumpfest!
pebbles - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with ali

jkarran - Lead - 24/Aug/13 with Simon

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Aug/13

Rob84 - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13 with Rob Adie

nickstephens - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/13 with Gareth Greeves

gg4419 - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/13 with Nick Stephens

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Oli

Hidden - 2nd β - 18/May/13

khalidq - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Rob Powell

Hidden - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Apr/13

jcw - 2013

Hidden - 2013

adie84 - 2013

pembrokeshirecaver - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/12 with Martin

lukehodson - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Charlotte

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 26/Aug/12

Kirill - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/12 with Charles Moreton

cem - 2nd rpt - 25/Aug/12 with Kirill Spiridonov

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Aug/12

riven - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/12 with Joe T

Richard James Edmunds - Lead O/S - Apr/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/11

Monkey_Alan - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Ris Wright

Gave up lead after falling on Alan from small roof at three metres up. He didn't hurt me much :-)
risby - 2nd dog - 27/Aug/11 with Alan Blanchflower

brian watson - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/11 with scott titt

CRiddiford - 2nd - 25/Aug/11 with Mark

mark20 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/11

iceicebaby - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/11 with Sam Wood

matthewjames - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/11 with Alan Saul

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

Edd Reed - Lead β - 27/Jul/11 with Lee Berridge, Donna Mawson

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/11

Greg Pittam - Lead O/S - 30/May/11 with Sarah Stanbridge

Hidden - Lead - 21/May/11

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

Lev - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Emma Ross

haydng - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/11 with RachelG

RamblingRyan - 2nd - 24/Apr/11 with Col

RMG - 2nd - 24/Apr/11 with haydng

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

TommityP - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - 08/Apr/11

very pumpy for a VS! made pumpier by gary playing jam the cam...
katherinesydney - 2nd dog - 26/Mar/11 with gary burgess

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2011

Steep, and pumpy. Really had to fight for this one. As hard as I've ever had to work for any VS (although admittedly I am rubbish at steep things). Not technically hard, just hard work!
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10 with Andy

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Oct/10

My first 5a lead! Not a technically hard climb but pretty steep for the first half.
Leelogs - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10 with SCC

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/10

Mandy led the route with myself and Jake Seconding on a half-rope each. The windiest day I've been climbing on.
Richard James Edmunds - 2nd - 09/Oct/10 with Mandy Tee, Jacob Phillips

scoot - 2nd β - 30/Aug/10 with Hash

Owen Pinch - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/10

Lot of effort for a VS!
Ed morris - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/10 with james

Jams Crwca - Lead dog - 22/Aug/10 with Ed morris, themadbrown

spondulix - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Ben

ian d f - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/10 with Grace Chuchla

Hidden - Lead - Jul/10

Paul Bowen - Lead rpt - 02/May/10 with Nicola Wilton-Jones

petegruf - Lead dog - 02/May/10 with luke g

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/10

DanH9883 - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Lee

peggy_on_the_rocks - 2nd β - 10/Apr/10 with DanH9883

brockers - 2nd - Apr/10 with Maggie Bass

Hidden - Lead - Apr/10

JonBrown - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with Grace

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with Phil

Seymore Butt - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 19/Sep/09

sara n - 2nd rpt - 12/Sep/09 with Matt Russell

Hidden - Lead - 28/Aug/09

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/09 with Charles Moreton

cem - 2nd rpt - 27/Aug/09 with Paul Bolton

Jessie Rushbrooke - 2nd - 07/Aug/09 with GF

innes - Lead O/S - Aug/09 with Ruth

alicia - 2nd - 03/May/09 with Jamie

Rob Kennard - May/09 with Jane Weir

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

Jimbo12c - 2nd - Apr/09 with Rob Webster

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Mar/09

MONKEY78 - Lead O/S - Mar/09 with Helen Garrett

d_meacher - Lead dog - 21/Feb/09 with Owen Tweedy

tweedcore - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/09 with Duncan Meacher

RCrockford - 2nd - 20/Sep/08 with Steve J

ASchwirtz - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/08 with Mike Todd

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/08

sara n - 2nd - 08/Jun/08 with John Eales

We got up at 5:45 to try and get some climbing in before the forecast rain. The rain started just as we were preparing the abseil and we only had time to do this one route. We were shattered at the end of a long weekends climing and happily packed up at the end of the route by mutual aggreement. I'll be back to this crag though as there are lots of good warm up routes here and the rock looks great, loads of fissures and texture.
RocknRoll - 2nd O/S - 26/May/08 with Ramon Marin Martinez

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 26/May/08 with Gerry Sheehy

feilx - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/08 with Tiff & John

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/07

The Pylon King - 2nd rpt - 11/Aug/07 with Beesley

Sustained and pumpy
Duncan Skelton - Lead - 07/May/07 with Paul O'Toole

Tim W - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Mike Dudley

Guy - Apr/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Dave Westby - 2007 with Tony Hulme

Guy - 2007 with C Mawson

Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/06 with Simon Denison

david morse - 2nd - Aug/06 with rampant

dave657 - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06

PenJD - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with Jules Littlefair

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 15/May/06 with Ben Gilbert

Hidden - 2nd - 01/May/06

cornishben - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Edouard Vincent

chris sm - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Pippa Froggatt

Katy Nelson - 2nd - 15/Apr/06 with Roger Heywood

Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06 with Nick Ingram

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Apr/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - 2nd dog - 14/Aug/05

al99 - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Nick Record

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/05

Marq - 2nd O/S - 01/May/05 with Daniel Dennehy

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/05

chris wyatt - Lead O/S - 2005 with steve tree

phardman - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/04

Brucifer - 2nd - Aug/04 with alan rosier

Nigel R Lewis - 2nd - 16/May/04 with Dan Orlandea

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/May/04

Digger - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/04 with James Latham

Lead by Helen Plowman
alex_th - 2nd - 14/Sep/03 with Helen Plowman, Dave Lacey

Dogged start
Digger - 2nd dog - 26/May/03 with James Latham

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/03

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - May/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/02

cem - Lead O/S - 04/May/02 with Steve Masters

Jen79 - 2nd - 2002 with Ginny Carter

Tarquin - 2002

Hidden - Lead - 21/Aug/01

shoulders - Lead - 10/Jun/01 with ALEX, SUZANNE

rogerskews - AltLd - 2001 with Bryn Roberts

Hidden - 26/Aug/00

Hidden - 22/Apr/00

Hidden - 19/Apr/00

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 23/May/98 with Louise Pellett

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/97

Hidden - 1997

Hidden - Lead - 1997

mikej - Lead - 28/Apr/96 with Nick Salmon

Hidden - Lead - 06/Apr/96

Hidden - 1996

craig h - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/95 with Janet Hannah

Iain Thow - Lead - 21/Apr/93 with Rob Ivens

Roget - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/93 with JT

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/92

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Aug/92

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - Jun/92 with Henriette Louwerse

rob.grafton - 2nd - 26/Sep/90 with Bruce

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 05/May/90

Steve Crowe - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/90 with Bob Bennett

DaveHo - Lead O/S - 1990

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1990

Jelly Mould Surfer - Lead O/S - 14/May/89

steve taylor - Lead - Feb/89 with briony beresford

stuart100 - 2nd O/S - 28/Dec/88 with Pete Goodwin

ChrisJD - Lead - 06/Aug/88 with PeteC

Tony Buckley - Jul/88 with Robert Clark

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 30/May/88 with steve williams

BigHairyIan - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/88 with Little Dean (Dean Gibbs)

andy gittins - 1988

ChrisJD - Lead - 10/May/87

hazeysunshine - Lead O/S - Aug/86

shark - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/85

tapley - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/85 with Tony Raphael

RichardMc - 13/Nov/83

steve L - Lead - 03/Jun/79

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Voting
Total votes cast 121
hard HVS0 of 44
HVS1 of 44
easy HVS5 of 44
hard VS25 of 44
VS13 of 44
easy VS0 of 44
hard HS0 of 44
HS0 of 44
easy HS0 of 44
hard 5b0 of 42
5b0 of 42
easy 5b0 of 42
hard 5a6 of 42
5a15 of 42
easy 5a17 of 42
hard 4c4 of 42
4c0 of 42
easy 4c0 of 42
3 Stars7 of 35
2 Stars22 of 35
1 Star5 of 35
0 Stars1 of 35
Bag of .....0 of 35
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 192 (0.5%)
Lead99 of 192 (51.6%)
Followed71 of 192 (37.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 192 (0.5%)
Unknown20 of 192 (10.4%)

'Climbed'74 of 192 (38.5%)
clean O/S92 of 192 (47.9%)
clean β4 of 192 (2.1%)
clean rpt14 of 192 (7.3%)
dogged8 of 192 (4.2%)