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Old Pretenders* E2 5b

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D Carroll, D Viggers 30/Oct/1983
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This climb is in 24 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

abtibbs - 2nd O/S - 05/Sep/14 with Jamie Roberts

Thought it was solid for E2 5c, rather sustained with the crux, being well protected, pretty intense, mentally more than anything.
zcsharp - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/14 with Alex Tibbs

Definitely 5c
halfwaythere - 2nd - 19/Jun/13 with James

Aaron Lines - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/12 with martin

Hidden - Lead dnf - 23/Jul/11

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/May/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - May/09

Bristoldave - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/08 with Jon Hauser

IceMonkey1982 - 02/Aug/08

Pulled on a peg just after the main overhang.
Lev - Lead dog - 07/Jun/08 with Emma Ross

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/08

msoldn - Lead O/S - 20/May/08 with Nick

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/06

Onsighted the meat of the route which I hadn't been on before - steady moves on holds that could be better. It's Actually quite good, better than it sounds, and not that eliminate. Like Troillus LH you climb the arete (this time the LH one) more than than the groove, but it's still good.
Paz - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/06 with AB

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/05

TS missed the groove completely going off route up between Old Pretenders and The Bogeyman.
Paz - 2nd β - 02/Feb/05 with TS

IceMonkey1982 - 2nd O/S - 2003

Hidden - Lead - 1999

lowersharpnose - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/95 with Adam

AndySL - Lead O/S - 08/May/95 with Mark

JamieAyres - Lead β - Aug/85 with Peter Rickard

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Voting
Total votes cast 18
hard E30 of 7
E30 of 7
easy E31 of 7
hard E20 of 7
E25 of 7
easy E21 of 7
hard E10 of 7
E10 of 7
easy E10 of 7
hard 5c0 of 6
5c0 of 6
easy 5c3 of 6
hard 5b2 of 6
5b1 of 6
easy 5b0 of 6
hard 5a0 of 6
5a0 of 6
easy 5a0 of 6
3 Stars0 of 5
2 Stars1 of 5
1 Star4 of 5
0 Stars0 of 5
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Style of ascent

Lead14 of 24 (58.3%)
Followed9 of 24 (37.5%)
Unknown1 of 24 (4.2%)

'Climbed'4 of 24 (16.7%)
clean O/S16 of 24 (66.7%)
clean β2 of 24 (8.3%)
dogged1 of 24 (4.2%)
dnf1 of 24 (4.2%)