Edge* HS 4a
[Andy on The Sole (HVS 5b) at Crookrise, Jay belaying, Veritys' right foot at right edge, 3 kb]Follow the right-hand edge of the slab throughout. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Andy on The Sole (HVS 5b) at Crookrise, Jay belaying, Veritys' right foot at right edge © @ndyM@rsh@ll
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farmus21 - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/14 with Peter Hill

Andy Moles - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/14 with Ferdia

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Sep/14

Hidden - Solo rpt - 02/Sep/14

Simonpeel - Lead rpt - 26/Aug/14

robman - Solo rpt - 20/Jul/14

dig - Solo O/S - 20/Jul/14 with rob

mol - 2nd - 05/Jul/14 with Jesse

robman - Solo rpt - 29/Jun/14

jimbonfire - Lead O/S - 06/May/14

Phil Mercer - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Dave Hunter

Chris Hind - May/14 with Bry

First time out since Polldubh last September!
NorthernClamberer - TR β - 29/Apr/14 with Denise, John

RalphC - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Rob, Caroline

John Brayshaw - TR rpt - 05/Apr/14 with Phil

John Brayshaw - TR rpt - 05/Apr/14 with Phil

Mark will be disappointed but not surprised - we thought it didn't deserve the VS 5a given in the Rockfax guide.
joemallia - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/14 with Mark Sinclair

BnB - 30/Nov/13

mikestr555 - 2nd - 30/Nov/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Nov/13

Hidden - 25/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 18/Aug/13

Easy stuff.
eldre070 - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/13 with Alan

Managed to fall on Top Rope. Hahahahaha
FarmerFred - TR dog - 30/Jul/13 with Stuart CMC

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jul/13

Will242 - Lead - 06/Jul/13 with Stewart Boutcher

PaulHermes - 2nd - 06/Jul/13 with Paul VCCC

Will led it and I solo-ed to remove his pro. Lovely.
ebf - Solo O/S - 06/Jul/13

jake magell - TR O/S - 08/Jun/13 with will luddlam

Puma - Solo - 02/Jun/13

kitkat78 - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with SteveM

SteveM - Solo - 01/Jun/13 with Kat

Hidden - 2nd - 30/May/13

philboy - Lead - 30/May/13 with matt g

bullybones - Solo - 25/May/13

betamonkey - Solo rpt - 08/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

SteveM - Solo - 13/Apr/13

Simonpeel - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/13

victim of mathematics - Lead rpt - 05/Mar/13 with Lizzie

joeflan - Solo - 27/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead - 20/Feb/13

cpt_crunch - Solo O/S - 16/Feb/13 with Lianne Burtonshaw

Went up the right side of the aréte. Will do the other side when I next return.
Chris Redding - Solo O/S - 16/Feb/13

Seymore Butt - 2013

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Sent - 13/Oct/12 with Amy Till

DaveAtkinson - Solo - 09/Sep/12

morsy - Solo - 08/Sep/12 with peter berwick

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/12 with Tim Burnett, Erica

erica - 2nd - 29/Aug/12 with Tim Burnett, John

no real gear placements
barryp08 - 2nd - 23/Jul/12

pebbles - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with rachel, ali

Rachel Somerville - 2nd - 15/Jul/12 with Peri Stracchino, Ali Wood

danhedges - TR - 15/Jul/12 with Andrew Bright

fulton333 - Solo - 24/Jun/12

cookacat - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/12 with ewan, Dafydd

Dafydd Llywelyn - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/12 with Alex Minshall, Ewan Russel

Matt Schwarz - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Phillip Johnson

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jun/12

Nathancoward - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Luca Jandu, Ash Jones

Lucaj - Solo - 19/Feb/12

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jan/12

PAJames - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11

Andy Hudson - Lead - 22/Oct/11 with John brayshaw

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 22/Oct/11 with Andy Hudson

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead - 22/Oct/11

fulton333 - Solo - 02/Oct/11

spitfirerick - Lead O/S - Sep/11

mikestr555 - 2nd - 29/Aug/11

five - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with S

MeMeMe - Solo - 10/Jul/11

nick ferro - 03/Jul/11

tompilgrem - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/11 with Dad

bobpilgrem - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/11 with Bob/Tom

andy jennings - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Momber

alisonk - TR - 28/May/11

tomthecoolperson - 2nd - 14/May/11 with Ben 250, Andrew

ben_250 - 2nd O/S - 14/May/11 with Andrew, Tom

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/May/11

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/11 with Louise

Alan Scowcroft - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/11 with Adam Collinge

bwestwood - Solo - 06/Mar/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Mar/11

Gerry_Doncaster - 01/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jan/11

John Brayshaw - TR rpt - 12/Dec/10 with Josh

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 12/Dec/10 with Josh

jcurrie93 - 2nd O/S - 12/Dec/10 with john brayshaw

jcurrie93 - TR O/S - 12/Dec/10 with john brayshaw

Hidden - Lead - 27/Nov/10

thetradlad - 2nd O/S - 21/Nov/10 with Tommy Bullock

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/10

pffft - Solo rpt - 10/Oct/10

gb05 - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/10

Batt - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/10 with James Hoyes

spragglerocks - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Nigel M, Andrea Lewis

Hoyes - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Rachel B

alisonk - 2nd - 26/Sep/10 with John Brayshaw

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 26/Sep/10 with Alison

TRFrost - Solo O/S - 18/Sep/10

hellboundblr - 2nd - 12/Sep/10 with LCCC

Nigel Bond - Lead - 04/Sep/10 with Stuart Bond

Daniels735 - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/10 with Clair Fowler

bengillies - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/10

PerrinT - Solo - 19/Jun/10

Considered soloing this... climbed about half way and didn't fancy the next move... down climbed to get gear and led it. The one piece of small gear wasn't worth the effort in the end.
Andrew Bangs - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10 with Annya

rather easy, one move wonder!
pffft - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/10

Annya - 2nd - 19/Jun/10 with Andrew Bangs

Practise setting up top ropes and absails
erica - TR - 11/Jun/10 with John

John Brayshaw - TR rpt - 11/Jun/10 with Erica

Practising slab technique
John Brayshaw - TR rpt - 07/Jun/10 with Bunny

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/10

bwestwood - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/10

akhughes - Solo O/S - Jun/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/May/10

PeteH - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with Noel Peatfield

Russell Lovett - TR rpt - 02/May/10 with gede gibons and alan taylor

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10

christina9689 - 2nd - 01/May/10 with robin mitton, dkelly

SteWatkins - May/10

al jackson - Solo - May/10

joe_alexander - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Stu

Placed two hexs camming against each other in the pocket - worked surprisingly well!
abercolin - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/10 with Kev

Kevveth_09 - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/10 with abercolin

phleppy - Solo - 16/Apr/10

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 27/Mar/10 with Dan

Hidden - Lead - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Mar/10

peteJ23 - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/10 with Scruffster

stimpey - 2nd O/S - 18/Oct/09 with Pete, Davina

petegunn - Lead - 18/Oct/09 with Davina & Steve

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

wheelo - 2nd - 08/Oct/09 with john

alimckay - Lead O/S - Oct/09 with ufton

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Sep/09

Hidden - Solo rpt - 13/Sep/09

Nice but a bit short
jkarran - Lead - 29/Aug/09 with Team

kitch22 - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09 with Paul Pack

Simon Caldwell - 2nd rpt - 02/Aug/09 with Peri

pebbles - Lead rpt - 02/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/09

iceferret - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/09 with Dave Nunwick

johniebriggs - Solo - Jul/09

Mattyk - Solo rpt - 21/Jun/09 with Jon B and Jen

robman - Solo - 24/May/09 with stu

Justin Tracey - Solo - 26/Apr/09 with Katy Charlesworth

Hidden - Lead - 20/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/09

erica - 2nd - 17/Apr/09 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/09 with Erica

Probably the pocket isn't allowed for this grade... but I used it anyway! More like Severe that way.
andybuckley - Lead - 12/Apr/09 with Jonny Taylor

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/09

Very much a one-move wonder. Some trickery with tiny nuts makes it a safe move too :)
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09 with gwilym

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09 with Mark Beecher

Marq - 2nd - 21/Feb/09 with Jon Moulding

Bob - Solo rpt - 03/Jan/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/08

erica - 2nd - 06/Dec/08 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 06/Dec/08 with Erica

Jamie Brown - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Paul Davies

Puma - Lead - 05/Oct/08 with Jamie Brown

mattcyp88 - Lead - 23/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/08

Hammy - TR - 13/Jun/08

stuckonarock - Lead O/S - 18/May/08 with Matthew

Nick Beckett - Solo β - 11/May/08

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Ben

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 02/May/08 with Erica

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 02/May/08 with Erica

erica - 2nd - 02/May/08 with John

erica - Lead RP - 02/May/08 with John

matt thornton - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/08 with david maws

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/08

Didn't have any big cams so I put a hex in the pocket... which decided to fall out just as I topped out!
Jack00 - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/07 with Jono

Hidden - Solo - Sep/07

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/07 with Jon Lury

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jul/07

adamwesthead - Solo rpt - 05/Jun/07 with JBA

adamwesthead - TR rpt - 05/Jun/07 with JBA

VS4b - 2nd - 29/May/07 with Jo

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 29/May/07 with Erica

erica - 2nd - 29/May/07 with John

Hidden - Solo - 20/May/07

Dax H - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Marcus Evans

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/06

leighjepson - Lead - Oct/06 with Alison Dawson

Nick Beckett - Lead - Sep/06 with various

Hidden - Lead - 05/Aug/06

lithos - Solo - 15/Jul/06 with cef arch

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 07/Jul/06 with Mark Kitching

first route, before it became too hot
KeithW - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/06 with Bruce

Phil West - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/06 with Shaun Walby

easy on a top rope.
jimorothy - TR - May/06 with Rachel Crolla

Hidden - Lead - 22/Apr/06

reubensampson - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/05 with Justyna Gemzala

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/05 with Erica

erica - 2nd - 13/Jul/05 with John

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/05

shaun walby - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/05

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - Jun/05 with val p

Anna Horrox - 2nd - 02/May/05 with Clive Greenwood

clive-greenwood - Lead - 02/May/05 with Anna

(Didn't climb the correct line)
erica - Lead - 17/Apr/05 with John

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 17/Apr/05 with Erica

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2005

rock ape - Lead O/S - 2005 with Linzy T

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 17/Oct/04 with Andrea Balderson

John Brayshaw - Solo rpt - 25/Jun/04

Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 09/May/04 with Carmen

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

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/04 with Chris

Hidden - Lead - 12/Apr/04

Brown - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/04

D Berry - Solo O/S - 18/Feb/04

John Kettle - Solo - 2004

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 09/Sep/03 with Jesse Bryant

crater - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/03 with andrew

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/Aug/03

adamwesthead - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/03

Climbster - Sent O/S - 06/Jul/03

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/03 with Steve McCain, Pete Greaves

cem - 2nd - 26/Apr/03 with Sally Dipple

Hidden - Solo - 25/Sep/02

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 28/Jul/02 with Pete Greaves

Roget - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/02 with baccy

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/02

easy but insecure
Mattyk - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/02

jsw1 - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/02

EddieA - 2nd O/S - 14/Feb/02

cragspud - Lead O/S - Feb/02 with Wharncliffebabe

Wharncliffebabe - 2nd O/S - Feb/02 with Cragspud

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/00 with Caroline Young

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jan/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Solo - 13/Mar/99 with James Ibbertson, Dad

Whealiebob - 1999 with Robin & Sal

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Jun/98

OriginalGeckoboy - 1998

craig h - 2nd rpt - 21/Sep/97 with Janet Hannah

Trobbo - Solo - 14/Sep/96 with john blower

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jul/95

Andy Say - Solo - 26/Mar/94

John Southworth - Solo - 16/Nov/93

Hidden - Solo - 30/Aug/93

Iain Thow - Solo - 04/Feb/93

Mick King - Solo - 05/Jul/92

crater - Solo O/S - 23/Jun/92

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/92

whispering nic - Solo - Apr/92

Hammy - Solo - 08/Mar/92

Mick King - Solo - 05/Oct/91

tapley - Lead - 21/Sep/91 with Alison Tapley

kato'sdad - Solo - 01/Sep/91

Mick King - Solo - 25/Aug/91

andy@ark - Solo - Jun/90 with Ian Paterson

Chris Ellis - Lead - 31/Aug/89 with Colin Imrie

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/89

craig h - Solo O/S - 1989

Pete Pozman - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/85 with John Byrne

Nic Robinson - 1982

Falko - AltLd O/S - 05/May/80 with Al W.

Hammy - Solo - 19/Nov/79

Hammy - Solo - 29/May/79

oldmanofmow - 1975

mikej - Solo - 20/Aug/72 with John Bickerdyke, E

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 01/Aug/71 with Keith Butler, Andy Wild

Paul Clarke - AltLd - 1970 with Pete Latimer, Andy Dunhill

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4b0 of 15
easy 4b3 of 15
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