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The Weight*** HS

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[The Weight, 3 kb]Don't fluff the start! Nervy initial moves on small holds lead to easier climbing in an impressive positions.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 71 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/14

Quallim - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/14 with alistairbaxter

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Apr/14

malone - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/14 with Andrew Appleby

Andrewf - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13

BallsOfSteel - Lead rpt - 26/May/13 with JJ

Hidden - 2nd dog - 26/May/13

despite the cam and nut on the initial bulge, feels relativly serious until you get past the second bulge. enjoyable climbing
danimal88 - Lead O/S - 21/May/13 with charlie

Very cool. Wet start made it extra exciting
whistler - Solo O/S - 11/May/13

bnewman - Lead - 07/May/13 with Laurie, Amelia

samwillo - Lead - 19/Apr/13 with Lairig Climbing Club

dwisniewski - 2nd - 19/Apr/13 with Tom

captain - 2013

Richard_Lowe - 2nd rpt - 14/Jul/12 with James Woodley

kojak - TR - 29/Apr/12 with John Donaldson

Hidden - Lead - 2012

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/11

Tobes - Lead O/S - 30/May/11 with Rob B

Hidden - Lead - 22/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Apr/11

Richard_Lowe - 2nd rpt - 24/Apr/11 with James Woodley

I've been wanting to do this for sometime. A great route in a fine position but I thought it was a tough route at the grade. A lot of NEO VSs feel easier than this one
Chris wilson - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Paul C

smallpaul1980 - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with chris wilson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/10

Best fun ive had on a route in awhile, loads of jugs, great climbing, great position!
Hamfunk - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Nicola, Stuart A

nic243 - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Hamish, Stuart

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 16/May/10

PMCV - 2nd - 27/Apr/10 with Scott

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10

Scott K - Lead O/S - Apr/10 with Paul

Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Mike

gforce - Lead - 13/Jul/09 with Emma

Richard_Lowe - Lead rpt - 04/Jul/09 with Diane Lowe

tommyb - Lead - 26/Jun/09 with Euan

Hidden - Lead - 05/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/08

Diane Lowe - Lead rpt - 28/Jun/08 with Jackie Edgar

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jun/08

s kennedy - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/08 with tris fox

Richard_Lowe - Lead rpt - 09/May/08 with Ayron Comber

PMCV - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/08 with Mark

Sandy Simpson - Lead - 2008

TrollJester - AltLd O/S - 2008 with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's

smac - 2008

michael83 - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/07 with Tris Fox

Hidden - Lead rpt - Jun/07

Chris(cface!) - Lead - 2007

ANC - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/06 with Chris Adams

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/06

Smelly Fox - 2nd - 29/Sep/05 with Alasdair Robertson

Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Sep/03

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/03

foggieclimber - 2nd - 14/Jun/03 with Paul Allen

Yourlead - 2nd - 28/Sep/02 with Graham Penny

BRUCESTRAC - Lead - Apr/02 with Iain McDonald,Jim Donaldson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/00

craig h - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/00 with Chris c

dave o - Lead O/S - 2000 with Steve Smith

Stuart S - 2nd rpt - Aug/99 with Diane Giulianotti

Hidden - Lead - 16/Aug/97

Jon Read - 2nd - Aug/96 with Glyn Stanworth

FrankW - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/96 with Roland K

FrankW - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/96 with Andy R

Found harder than Excited Atom
Iain Thow - Lead - 27/Jul/93 with Chris Dodd

CMacD - 1992

Budge - Lead O/S - 1991

Nice to be led up this coast classic by the first ascentionist. Superb climb!
Stuart S - 2nd O/S - Sep/85 with Greg Strange

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Ropeboy, iksander, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, stephenmckenzie, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 27
hard VS0 of 14
VS0 of 14
easy VS4 of 14
hard HS9 of 14
HS1 of 14
easy HS0 of 14
hard S0 of 14
S0 of 14
easy S0 of 14
3 Stars9 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 71 (1.4%)
Lead42 of 71 (59.2%)
Followed23 of 71 (32.4%)
Toproped1 of 71 (1.4%)
Alt Leads1 of 71 (1.4%)
Unknown3 of 71 (4.2%)

'Climbed'28 of 71 (39.4%)
clean O/S33 of 71 (46.5%)
clean rpt9 of 71 (12.7%)
dogged1 of 71 (1.4%)