Age Gap* E2 5b
[James on Age Gap, 3 kb]

Rockfax Description
Climb the right-trending crack (thin on gear) to a convergence with Age Concern, step right then dive up the slab above, past a peg runner. Climb direct to the overlap, and cross this to gain the upper slab. © ROCKFAX

Photo: James on Age Gap © Stefan_Morris
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This climb is in 28 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Aug/15

AngelaC - 2nd - 02/Aug/15 with Rick Sewards

mjeffery - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/15 with Steve

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/May/15

doyle12 - 2nd - 22/May/15 with Dan S, Alec

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/14

Andrew1 - 2nd - 09/Apr/14 with Hulda

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/14

Dan Hostford - Lead O/S - 06/May/13

dale.young - TR rpt - 05/Sep/12

clipped a runner on the abseil rope 3m above a load of rubbish gear.
Chriswallis2 - Lead β - 22/Jun/12 with Anna

Mike Hood - TR - 23/May/12 with Nathan

Um, got lost, ended up trying to avoid being on Amorican.
Jams Crwca - Lead - 16/May/12 with Lee

Rob Hirst - TR O/S - Aug/11

jossjones - TR - 10/Jul/11

Much about the same as Uncertain Smile ....
Jams Crwca - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/11 with Craig

just another start to age concern
benkelsey - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/11 with Remus Knowles

small positive crimps
jonny_098 - TR O/S - 07/Sep/10 with Robin Head

Robin Head - TR O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Johnny H, Sian G

Pulled out the frankly useless peg which was very badly corroded. Two bomber mid size cams just to the right of it are safe. Felt bold for E2, after the cams there is no gear until after the overlap. Great clean second by Jeff.
Ed morris - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/10 with Jeff

Had a bit of an epic,was mid crux and got a shout from my belayer saying the tide had come in and swept the ropes away had to down climb the whole thing! Will be back to finish it though!
adam coxsell - Lead dnf - 15/Jun/10 with conorjclarke

RobRock84 - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Steve Quinton

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

sexy sustained moves all the way up, pegs look dodge though. Will lead age concern next time
benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/09 with Remus Knowles

belay bunny turned bad - 2000

Hidden - 2000

michael burrows - 2nd - 05/Apr/96 with richard parry

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1990

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
dansmonkeytroubles, Ropeboy

Total votes cast 15
hard E30 of 5
E30 of 5
easy E31 of 5
hard E23 of 5
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