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Somersault** VS 4c

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This climb is in 54 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

2nd time - success with Eds link cams :)
nick ferro - 29/Jun/14 with Andrew Edwards

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14

Will be back with some more cams...
nick ferro - Lead - 21/Apr/14 with Oli Birkill, Sonam Norbu

Hidden - 2nd dog - 21/Apr/14

madtoclimb - Lead O/S - 2014

Pretty damn good, agree with HVS, 4c if ye can jam..
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13 with ScottH

This is solid HVS 4C.
Charlie Staincliffe - Lead dog - 26/Aug/13 with Stuart Myatt

Calum Wadsworth - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/13 with Rob G, Harrogate club

rob.grafton - 2nd - 30/Jul/13 with Callum

Still pumped from Beeline, had to take a rest!
maria85 - 2nd dog - 04/Jul/13 with Jules

Hidden - Lead dog - 26/May/13

Seymore Butt - 2013

Harder than Twin Cracks - more awkward and difficult to stop and have a breather.
Becky E - 2nd O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Graeme Hammond

luckily good jams as this feels quite steep.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Becky E

Brutal jams. Steep.
tsjx - 2nd - 28/Mar/12 with Bruce

Matt Cooke - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Rosh

CragDog - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Alex Minshall

Very difficult at the time due to tiredness holding jams while removing gear
Morgan P - 2nd dog - 01/Oct/11

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

fell off coming into the crack. painful jams...
cookacat - Lead - 19/Aug/11 with hayley, rosie

Kevster - 2nd β - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Aug/11

landskip - Lead - 21/Jul/11 with rob weston

I ain't no Bob Marley. This felt totally nails.
Mr Fuller - 2nd dog - 30/Jun/11 with Rozzy Pedder

zebster - Lead dnf - 01/Jun/11 with Adam

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/11

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/10 with Pete

Andrew Wilson - TR β - 05/May/10 with Mark Fyles

A brilliant, fierce route. Well protected but strenuous and quite technical - VS 5a?
lrandall - Lead dog - 03/Mar/10

Sand. Fucking. Bag. Tried it in the pissing rain and when it was blowing a gale. Aided the crux!
Will Hunt - Lead dnf - 03/Oct/09 with Nathan (LUUMC), Al (LUUMC)

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Anna

Only VS if you like jamming, and even then I'm not sure...
barney800 - 2nd - Jun/09 with John Shaw

Insanely hard. Couldn't work it out. But then I am of the plastic generation. Hard lesson in jamming.
adamwesthead - TR dnf - 28/May/09 with Zeb

zebster - TR dnf - 28/May/09 with Adam

Hidden - Lead dnf - 24/Aug/08

Yorkshire grit continued to abuse me all week...
porridgefan - TR dog - 16/Jun/08 with Gareth Borthwick

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/08

Tim W - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Sarah Jenkins

WB - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/06 with Jim

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/06

King Rat - Lead - 2006

Batty - 2nd - 11/Oct/03

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jun/02

nickdonohue - 2nd - 19/May/98 with Derek Ashworth

innes - Lead O/S - Oct/96 with CJ

Andy fell off while leading and we met in the middle
John Brayshaw - TR O/S - 17/Sep/93 with Andy Farley

Neil R - Lead - 09/Sep/90 with Sharon

PaulHermes - 1989

Hidden - 1989

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jun/80

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 23/Sep/73

greenbuoy - Lead - 16/May/71 with A N Other

Tom V - 1971

Howard Dixon - Lead O/S - 1971 with Martin Dixon

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Voting
Total votes cast 29
hard HVS0 of 11
HVS2 of 11
easy HVS1 of 11
hard VS8 of 11
VS0 of 11
easy VS0 of 11
hard HS0 of 11
HS0 of 11
easy HS0 of 11
hard 5a0 of 11
5a0 of 11
easy 5a7 of 11
hard 4c3 of 11
4c1 of 11
easy 4c0 of 11
hard 4b0 of 11
4b0 of 11
easy 4b0 of 11
3 Stars3 of 7
2 Stars3 of 7
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Style of ascent

Lead30 of 54 (55.6%)
Followed14 of 54 (25.9%)
Toproped5 of 54 (9.3%)
Unknown5 of 54 (9.3%)

'Climbed'19 of 54 (35.2%)
clean O/S19 of 54 (35.2%)
clean β2 of 54 (3.7%)
dogged9 of 54 (16.7%)
dnf5 of 54 (9.3%)