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Maladroit E1 5b

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R Kingston, J Frost 07/Jul/1999
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This climb is in 15 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Good sustained climbing, but the line's a bit shit -- feels really squeezed in. Accidentally wandered onto The Lich beneath the top overlap -- tricky getting back across.
Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with George

Line seemed quite contrived. Moves at the top were nice though.
georgeevans88 - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Alex Winter

Fantastic climb - several 5b moves + run out in places - very hard E1! Definitely worth a star or 2
evhall - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/13 with goat

This was really good, Hard 5b climbing with no rest's, pump fest. Good lead by Dale, he was well hacked off when he rested on the rope to regain balance only to find he's missed a foot hold which gave him the balance he needed.
SGD - 2nd - 15/Apr/12 with Dale

Brilliant route top end E1 alot of 5b moves reasonable gear for Avon, worth 2 satrs. Got annoyed shud put this route as dogged really rested on gear for about 10 seconds before getting back into balance dam dam dam. Was such a short rest still felt it went clean.
Dale - Lead - Apr/12 with stu, dave

andy dunn - 2nd - 10/Apr/11 with Tom

tom.e - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/10 with Charlie Everett

The sun was full on by the time I did this and I thoroughly enjoyed it.
KRB - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Oliver Bridges

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Oct/08

What gear there is, is a bit hard won, but I'd take more than just micro wires (rock 3, 5 and a cam 0). Hard for the grade, but surprisingly good - worthwile
Paz - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/08 with AM2

The guidebooks description of 'reasonably protected' on applies if you like lots of spaced out pegs. Don't bother with a rack, just take a few slings, quickdraws and micronuts.
Al Franks - AltLd O/S - 13/Sep/08 with Greg Pittam

Alasdair88 - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/08 with Greg Pittam

Hard and Minging
Greg Pittam - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/08 with Al Franks

IceMonkey1982 - 2006

MikeC59 - Lead dnf - 19/Aug/05

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