Captain Hook* f7B / V8
[Hamish Potokar,14 sheltering under Captain Hook 7b, Stangage., 2 kb]Start on the good-ish hold from the start of Bentleys. Stay under the roof and then slap up the sloppers to the nose and then finish with a bit of confusion.

Ticklists: The Black Circuit - Stanage.

Photo: Hamish Potokar,14 sheltering under Captain Hook 7b, Stangage. © Lil_Pete
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This climb is in 166 logbooks, and on 32 wishlists.

bobska - Sent - 03/Oct/15 with Rob, American Dave, Ross

mark20 - Sent x - 20/Feb/15

radioshed - Sent x - 17/Jan/15

Maybe not the most aesthetic problem to look at, but it's got a great set of moves.
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing - Sent x - 08/Jan/15 with Penny Orr

Got it in two halves. So close to doing a one-er, end of a long day.
Adam Booth - Sent x - 04/Jan/15 with Rob Ierson

w.pettet-smith - Jan/15

Hidden - Sent x - 13/Dec/14

Hidden - 10/Dec/14

andy south devon - Sent x - 06/Dec/14

Hidden - Sent - Nov/14

Most undignified top out ever! Good climb though
con321 - Sent x - 26/Oct/14

Simon Green - Sent - 25/Oct/14

chris.t - Sent - 05/Oct/14

Newham - Sent x - Oct/14

Simon_Letman - Sent x - 18/Sep/14

Great conditions today, hopefully not the end of summer though
dannyboy83 - Sent x - 16/Aug/14 with Kamil, Lena, Ben Ochner

jakk - Sent - 13/Apr/14

PeterDawson - Sent x - 23/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent x - 22/Mar/14

ace problem and did so smoothly until topping out
dale 42 - Sent x - 22/Mar/14

birdie1989 - Sent - 16/Mar/14

_m.cox_ - Sent x - 15/Mar/14 with Al Sarhan, Jason Williams, Ben West

Don Jebus - Sent x - 01/Mar/14 with Dan Gomery

CharlieMack - Sent x - 26/Feb/14 with Bee

Hidden - Sent dnf - 22/Feb/14

Very good!
adam cooper*super* - Sent x - 22/Feb/14

Hidden - Sent dnf - 21/Feb/14

Hidden - 16/Feb/14

MightyMori - Sent x - Jan/14

whitehouse_rhys - Sent x - 2014

Joe Lawson - Sent x - 2014

James Oakes - Sent x - 29/Dec/13 with Steve Ramsden, Alex Mason, Guy Van Greuning

Dave Mayes - 15/Dec/13

Got to the nose, a new personal record, getting there...
Jackwd - Sent dnf - 11/Dec/13

ChrisCon1991 - Sent rpt - Dec/13

Alex Norman - Sent x - 23/Nov/13

Will Hunt - Sent dnf - 23/Nov/13 with Ben Finley, Tom Nichols

Bill Lawrence - Sent dnf - 23/Nov/13

Nathanie1 - Sent x - 16/Nov/13 with Louise Hall

eazyclimbing - Sent - 12/Nov/13 with hoppo

kieran_lowe - Sent x - 07/Nov/13

NDD - Sent - 07/Nov/13 with sam harvie

Slap Slap!
crimpthengaston - Sent - Nov/13 with James, Katherine

Patrick Hill - Sent x - 18/Sep/13 with olly12344

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Sent - 18/Aug/13

Felt very greasy in the heat! Finished by getting a high foot out right and manteling.
Beastly Squirrel - Sent x - 06/Jul/13 with TCA Youth Squad

Forgot the beta and quickly gave up! I'll be back when the frictions good!
Jackwd - Sent dnf - 24/Jun/13 with Rob Smith

AlistairB - Sent x - 02/May/13

fyfee8a - May/13 with alexmannionclimbing

andy jennings - Sent x - 27/Apr/13 with ben

fp219 - 16/Apr/13 with Alex Bird, david mason

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 16/Apr/13 with birdie1989, danjimwill

BillyRidal - Sent x - 01/Apr/13

jonny north - 14/Mar/13

grey wolf - 02/Mar/13

Few goes. Had to repeat, quality problem
peaches69 - Sent rpt - 24/Feb/13

Haydn Jones - Sent x - 20/Feb/13 with tom, deacon

1st outdoor climb in bout 2.5 months an had a few weeks off with 2 injured pulleys. Bout half dozen goes
peaches69 - Sent x - 17/Feb/13

harvie - 12/Jan/13

barni - Sent x - 11/Jan/13

Dan Savory - Jan/13

oxocube - 2013

tom rookes - 2013

lewiz - Sent dnf - 16/Dec/12

Hidden - Sent dnf - 16/Dec/12

Chris_barr - Sent x - 02/Dec/12 with Jon

J.Wells - Sent x - 02/Dec/12 with Chris Barr

jussyrockstar - 01/Dec/12

Jethro - Sent - Dec/12 with Mark Watkins, Richard Sharpe

Hidden - Sent - 11/Nov/12

Hidden - Sent - 03/Nov/12

BobbyG - Sent - 30/Oct/12 with james gowdy

willsm11 - Sent x - 27/Oct/12

3rd go. cool, soft?
al123 - Sent - 21/Oct/12

Boj S - Sent x - 07/Oct/12

woo! found a sequence and dug deep. love this style of problem.
Timothy Graham Peck - Sent x - 06/Oct/12 with Luke, kieran

Finally! And in the summer heat. Some easy bouldering with Anna around crescent arete.
DaveFidler - Sent x - 05/Aug/12

Hidden - Sent x - 24/Mar/12

no splash mr smee!!!
jowgli - Sent x - 16/Mar/12 with adam

AshWH - Sent x - 11/Mar/12 with Morgan P, Eliot

joe.91 - Sent x - 11/Mar/12

Came so close! Can't manage the shorty's heel-to-hand thing, but managed to stick the move without it twice in many hours of trying. Sadly I hand't sorted out the end move when i got to it, and once I worked it out couldn't repeat the crux. Next time I'm near, it will go. Enough of this 'much harder if you're tall' nonsense. There is another way to do the move, and its not all that hard. This has got to be soft, he says, having never done it..
jacobjlloyd - Sent dnf - 02/Mar/12

Hidden - Sent - 26/Feb/12

S Smith - Sent - 26/Feb/12

Awesome, can't wait to get this on a full tank. Had the beta in advance.
Jackwd - Sent dnf - 19/Feb/12

CosmicHobo - Sent x - 19/Feb/12

Tophe - Sent x - 11/Feb/12

I hate everything about this problem. I only did it to make sure I definitely, never, have to do it again...
jacobjacob - Sent x - 01/Feb/12

Ethan - Sent - 14/Jan/12 with Asha, Ted Kingsnorth, Don Walker

Hidden - 14/Jan/12

Hidden - Sent - 13/Jan/12

nathanlee - Sent rpt - 06/Jan/12 with Andrew Randall, Henry Jepson, Adam Jennings

Daniel_Boocock - Sent x - 27/Nov/11

Felt easy in good conditions. 40 minutes.
nathanlee - Sent x - 14/Nov/11

Hidden - Sent x - 30/Oct/11

Hidden - Sent x - 29/Oct/11

One more move to stick...
DaveFidler - Sent dnf - 23/Oct/11

fp219 - 16/Oct/11

Hidden - Sent x - 15/Oct/11

I love slopers...and this problem has some brilliant ones
kieranrex - 09/Oct/11 with jamley67

NeilManley - Sent x - 29/Aug/11

siwid - 28/Apr/11

ridiculously easy once you know how.
Matt Reid - Sent x - 27/Mar/11 with mike, Chi Cheng

10 minutes of work. Nice
dj_brigham05 - Sent x - 19/Mar/11 with James Connolly

Hidden - Sent - 08/Mar/11

alaan - Sent x - 07/Mar/11

Hidden - 03/Mar/11

xican - Sent x - Mar/11

ben.meakin - Sent - 10/Feb/11

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent x - 29/Jan/11

Did all the moves, could do with being a few feet further from the ground, then it would be classic. Its just a shame about ur arse draggin on the floor as ur moving, kinda makes it feel shit, athouh the holds are lovely. Wont be rushing back unless it grows.
tallsop - Sent dnf - 29/Jan/11 with alex

i_a_coops - Sent x - 23/Jan/11 with Mark

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Sent - 22/Jan/11

infected mushroom - 2011

Harry Chaplin - Sent x - 2011

marijus - 2011

Another personal nemisis/bogey problem dealt with.
Ram MkiV - Sent - 19/Dec/10 with guy, tom, liz

AndyJBooth - Sent x - 19/Dec/10

dav - Sent x - 14/Nov/10 with Gill B

Repeated pretty quick once I'd reminded myself of the moves. The Best top out - one armed mantle off a sloper.
Mike Goldthorp - Sent x - 14/Nov/10 with George Ulrich

Hidden - Sent x - 12/Nov/10

2nd go this time, im getting better!
BenNorman - Sent x - Nov/10

Happily heel-hooking and slapping away until my hand popped off and took much of my right finger with it - owwwwwww! I was malled - beware the crimp at the back! Will be climbing with a bandaged finger for a while yet...
alaan - Sent dnf - 31/Oct/10

Hidden - Sent x - 16/Oct/10

feels really solid once you have the beta
Rowansb - Sent x - 02/Oct/10

Pretty staunch
Oliver - Sent - 01/Oct/10

Hidden - Sent x - Oct/10

DaveFidler - Sent dnf - 12/Apr/10

DaveFidler - Sent dnf - 28/Mar/10

kippa - Sent - 16/Mar/10

Mike Goldthorp - Sent x - 14/Mar/10 with miles, andy marshall

bfreeman - Sent x - 07/Mar/10 with Greg C, Andy Booth

fp219 - Sent - 2010

JM - Dec/09

Hidden - Dec/09

highrepute - Sent - 30/Nov/09

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 11/Nov/09

Matt Fry - Sent x - 25/Oct/09 with Dafydd Roberts

Had thin skin witch made it painfull but still managed to hug and thugg my way up, a good problem though.
andy gravestock - Sent x - 10/Oct/09 with darren brandon, liam and loads off jordey lads

sparkass - Sent x - 10/Oct/09

Pura Vida - Sent - 22/Mar/09 with Neil J

really cool problem!
whistler - Sent x - 15/Mar/09 with Busa gang

ashknot - Sent dnf - 15/Mar/09 with BUSA Folk

Toby - Sent - 24/Jan/09 with Rich

Hidden - Sent dnf - 24/Jan/09

hmmm, 3rd go today, Tried it fir first when i was climbing f7a a few months ago. Its a awsome problem, and havig climbed two more V8s, it is NOT soft V8 me thinks...:P
Brandon Copley - Sent x - 20/Jan/09 with liam

4th go. Soft.
willackers - Sent x - 17/Jan/09 with Scottish John

nai - Sent x - 17/Dec/08

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Sent - 07/Dec/08

First go today. First 7b!
galpinos - Sent x - 28/Nov/08

galpinos - Sent dnf - 22/Nov/08 with Ben & Mark

Certainly under-rated, great problem, took about 20 goes.
Liam Copley - Sent x - 31/Oct/08 with CBWT

Hidden - Sent - 24/Oct/08

Worked the moves and nearly got it first link attempt. Took about three more goes.
Andrew Barker - Sent x - Oct/08

lx - Sent - 14/Mar/08 with leslie & ben

Hidden - Sent rpt - 09/Mar/08

Hidden - Sent x - 05/Jan/08

Jake Shaw - 2008

Hidden - Sent x - 20/Dec/07

Joe Marsh - Sent x - 15/Dec/07

Hidden - Sent rpt - 13/Dec/07

Hidden - Sent - 23/Nov/07

sam8oy - Sent dnf - 31/Mar/07

Hidden - Sent x - 2007

Boy - 2006

oldcheese - 2005

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