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Beach Ball*** f7A / V6

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[Beach ball, 3 kb]Classic well named problem pulling out from the back of the roof on jugs to finish on slopers. Don't be fooled into thinking you are closer to success than you are.

Ticklists: Peak Bouldering's 7a's, Peak Bouldering - Eastern Grit bold-star up-problems - 7A+Bs.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 142 logbooks, and on 15 wishlists.

quiffhanger - Sent x - 16/Mar/14 with Dan M

JoshShaw - Sent rpt - 01/Mar/14

soph - Sent - 28/Feb/14 with Kook newstead, Lindy Smith, jon morgan

Getting further than last time...
stuaart - Sent dnf - 23/Feb/14 with Dave Carrier

Tophe - Sent x - 23/Feb/14 with Oli, Ben Corbey

Joe Lawson - Sent β - 2014

aliblacky - 2014

Hidden - Sent - 2014

Hidden - 2014

soaking!!!!
tchallen99 - Sent - 20/Dec/13

Sidekick - Sent - 30/Nov/13

AshWH - Sent O/S - 30/Nov/13 with Dick

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent rpt - 30/Nov/13

al123 - Sent - 19/Nov/13 with StoneyLAD

andy jennings - Sent x - 16/Nov/13 with Mr. Lovatt

dannyboy83 - Sent x - 13/Nov/13 with Jonny P, Little Chris

funsized - Sent x - 13/Nov/13 with Danny Boy, Chris

jonny north - 10/Nov/13 with Pete

MartinWilliams87 - Sent x - 20/Jul/13

westaway - Jul/13

TimG - Sent dnf - 02/Jun/13 with Jack

3rd go. A fight with gritstone!
Jayboy - Sent - 24/Apr/13 with Becki Stemp

should have flashed this one... sweaty hands on the top out. :(
Haydn Jones - Sent x - 21/Apr/13 with luke inch

Gus - Sent - 04/Mar/13 with ben rouse

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Feb/13

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 16/Feb/13

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent x - 02/Feb/13

YES! Pretty much like a wrestling match and a bloody one at that
paddyisidle - Sent - Feb/13

saalty - Sent x - 13/Jan/13 with Andy S, Jim

Mike W - Sent x - 13/Jan/13

oxocube - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2013

cliffrad - Sent - 13/Dec/12

gregcourtney - Sent x - 02/Dec/12

chris.t - Sent - Dec/12

lx - Sent - 30/Nov/12 with will smith

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 29/Nov/12 with Drew Withey, Jon Fullwood, Sam Ring

Halfway. Loving the slopers.
stuaart - Sent dnf - 18/Nov/12 with Dave Carrier

Hidden - Sent x - 27/Oct/12

James Oakes - Sent β - 21/Oct/12 with Franco Cookson

Hidden - Sent dnf - 12/Oct/12

Nearly. Next time. Awesome slopers!
Adam Booth - Sent dnf - 12/Oct/12 with David Rose

Simon_Letman - Sent x - 10/Oct/12

Hidden - Sent x - 22/Sep/12

PowerPigtails - Sent x - 29/Jul/12 with Lorraine Pope

belay bunny turned bad - Sent x - 21/May/12 with loundsy

dominic lee - Sent - 28/Apr/12 with molly

eazyclimbing - Sent - 24/Apr/12

Hidden - Sent x - 31/Mar/12

markalmack - Sent x - 31/Mar/12 with chris todd

Still can't sodding do it
joe.91 - Sent dnf - 21/Mar/12 with Matthew Reid, Chi Cheng

Chi Cheng - Sent x - 21/Mar/12 with Matthew Reid, Joe Dobson

nai - Sent x - 14/Mar/12

CosmicHobo - Sent x - 11/Mar/12

Joe Costello - Sent x - 26/Feb/12

dyno_king - Solo - 2012

Different beta used... Made it easier if you struggle with the well known beta...
Jams - Sent - 2012

Hidden - 2012

mark20 - Sent x - 02/Dec/11

Hidden - 02/Dec/11

Good fun
Spidermunkie - Sent x - 19/Nov/11

Hidden - Sent x - 06/Nov/11

petellis - Sent dnf - 15/Oct/11 with Sideshow Bob, Broomy, Alpha Blue

Hidden - Sent x - 12/Jul/11

Hidden - 20/Mar/11

john lynch - Sent - 14/Mar/11 with Ed Austin, Tom

Hidden - Sent x - 12/Mar/11

dmoir - Sent - 12/Mar/11 with Oli

jowgli - Sent x - 31/Jan/11 with will kelsall, rich buckley

Hidden - Sent x - Jan/11

kingholmesy - Sent x - 2011

Hidden - Sent x - 2011

Hidden - Sent - 2011

highrepute - Sent - 28/Nov/10

Don Jebus - Sent x - 28/Nov/10

Birdo - Sent - 13/Nov/10

Hidden - Sent - 07/Nov/10

Hidden - Sent dnf - 07/Nov/10

Hidden - Sent x - 07/Nov/10

soph - Nov/10

DaveFidler - Sent O/S - 31/Oct/10

jakk - 16/Oct/10

great problem, horrid last move tho wich involved using my knees! hard
grey wolf - Sent x - 09/Oct/10

Both hands and one foot over the lip, very close
LakesWinter - Sent dnf - 04/Oct/10 with No one

primo conditions, ace problems
peewee2008 - Sent x - 19/Jun/10

bfreeman - Sent x - 15/Apr/10 with Andy Booth, Dave Westlake

NeilManley - Sent x - Apr/10

Failed painfully. Great problem though, i'll definitely be back when i grow more skin.
James_D - Sent dnf - 27/Mar/10 with Esther

Hidden - Sent x - 13/Mar/10

Chazz - Sent x - 07/Mar/10 with Toby

Please to get it after only a few attempts from the lip, added the start 2nd go after that. More skin left than I thought :)
Graeme Hammond - Sent x - 05/Mar/10

Hidden - Mar/10

Hidden - Sent - 11/Feb/10

Hidden - 11/Feb/10

Hidden - Sent - 12/Dec/09

siwid - 14/Oct/09

Lewis Andrew - Sent x - 04/Oct/09

Hidden - Jul/09

Hidden - Sent x - 29/Mar/09

bentley's biceps - Sent x - Jan/09

Silum - 2009

Lewis Stewart - Sent - 2009

infected mushroom - Sent x - 2009

Nik Jennings - Sent O/S - 15/Dec/08

darren1 - Sent - 07/Dec/08

Chuffed to get this ticked.
galpinos - Sent x - 29/Nov/08 with Mark

Pura Vida - 29/Nov/08 with Nick Galpin

By headtorch - a first for me. As I got weaker the conditions got betterer.
shark - 25/Nov/08 with Pip

kieranrex - Sent - 26/Oct/08 with Sorle Haywood

Hidden - Sent x - 17/Oct/08

Hidden - Sent x - 21/May/08

jamesturnbull - Sent - Apr/08

nai - Sent x - 24/Mar/08

craig d - Sent x - 21/Mar/08

TomHaigh - Sent x - 07/Mar/08

tlr - Sent - 04/Mar/08 with Tom Haigh

willackers - Sent x - 06/Jan/08 with Rob Napier, Dan Walker

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Dec/07

Hidden - Sent β - 12/Dec/07

JPGR - Sent - 26/Mar/07 with Yvette

Hidden - 2007

bigie bob - Sent - 20/Dec/06

Got 2 thirds up on first go. thought it was gonnna be an onsight... took a bit of working... Ace problem
loonyclimber - Sent - 18/Nov/06 with Alex

Thought I was going to flash it but took several efforts in the end.
Ram MkiV - Sent - 10/Apr/06 with me, myself & i

Ace problem
Andrew Barker - Sent x - 04/Apr/06

Boy - 2006

Will_he_fall - Sent x - Sep/05

rice boy - Sent - 2005

Hidden - Sent x - 2005

Hidden - 2005

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Feb/04

Hidden - Sent - Apr/03

+4apeindex - 2002

Paul Boardman - Sent x - 2001

RossG - 2001

Hidden - Sent - 2001

sadams - Sent - Dec/00

Hidden - Sent - 1998

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 1997

ste_d - Sent x - 15/Mar/94

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Voting
Total votes cast 27
hard f7A+0 of 7
f7A+0 of 7
easy f7A+0 of 7
hard f7A5 of 7
f7A2 of 7
easy f7A0 of 7
hard f6C+0 of 7
f6C+0 of 7
easy f6C+0 of 7
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2 Stars14 of 20
1 Star1 of 20
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 142 (0.7%)
Bouldered117 of 142 (82.4%)
Unknown24 of 142 (16.9%)

'Climbed'63 of 142 (44.4%)
clean O/S3 of 142 (2.1%)
clean β3 of 142 (2.1%)
clean rpt2 of 142 (1.4%)
clean RP61 of 142 (43.0%)
dnf10 of 142 (7.0%)