Gladiator*** VS 4b
[The classic routes - Red Pencil, Gladiator, and Red Pencil Direct at Penyghent, North Yorkshire, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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Photo: The classic routes - Red Pencil, Gladiator, and Red Pencil Direct at Penyghent, North Yorkshire © Simon Caldwell
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This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 16 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14

maria85 - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/14 with Neil

Nez - 2014

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

Daniel Duerden - 2nd - 21/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/13

nick ferro - 14/Jul/13

rbrookes2 - 2nd dnf - 14/Jul/13 with Nick Ferro

Awesome evening, quick march up Pen y Ghent did Gladiator and Red Pencil Direct, topped out to sunset then ran back down to the car
thomaspomfrett - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/13 with Ed Poulter

kato'sdad - 2nd - 19/Jun/12 with Olly

Scary pull over roof, sure I heard a creaking sound!!
ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/12 with Jon Berry

The best of the 3. As for below comment I'd say HVS 5a would be closer to the mark!
GPN - Lead - 02/Jun/12 with Annette

Spongeclimber - 2nd O/S - May/12 with adi bryant

Peter Smith - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/11 with Carolyne Doran

petekeron - Lead O/S - May/11 with Chris Wright

adi bryant - Lead - 10/Apr/10 with Jake, Lee

Found another wobbly block under the roof. Otherwise good value for 4b!
KeithW - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/09 with Corky

jonka - Lead - May/08 with gareth

4b my arse, incredible route. more like 5a
howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Apr/06

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Sep/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/05

This is way better than red pencil or red pencil direct.. deserves to be the classic tick! the Logical line!
Mattyk - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/03 with Jamie Moss

Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/03 with Carmen

lithos - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/03 with julie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2002

orb - Lead O/S - Aug/99 with Adele Berkin

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/May/98

Paul Clarke - Lead - 1997 with Gary Nuttall, Tim White

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/90 with Chris

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Jun/84

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Chris1234H, BaildonBanker, Puma, thedatastream, j4kub, Col Kingshott, hcooper, crazycaver, robman, Ropeboy, jak.kelly

Voting
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