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Hidden - Lead β - 29/Jun/14

More 5+. Nice little trundle.
squicky - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/14 with Peter

Mayaculpa - TR - 21/Jun/14 with Jim_T

More like the 5+ in the guidebook.
jayyaj - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Alex Herbert

sadlerbrett - Lead dog - 21/Jun/14 with Mike Unwin

Jim Brooke - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Dan Webber

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14

lydiag - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14

TomJ - Lead O/S - 21/May/14 with Jimmy

markfromstoke - 21/May/14 with Steve N

Quite good. Lots of foot holds.
ewanjp - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with Chris Driscol

5+ in guide - seems about right.
The Ivanator - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Stewart

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/14

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/14

BicycleBradley - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/14

Lumbering Oaf - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Murray

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead - 01/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Apr/14

Pleb - Lead β - 18/Mar/14 with Pete

Very nice, 5+.
andrea83 - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14 with Hamish

Hamish777 - TR O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Andrea

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/14

Luke Davies - Lead - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - 2nd - Mar/14

will_benfold - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/14 with Kerry Mellor, Tor Nockles

tried first move
palmer.jody - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/14

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Feb/14

Joe_88 - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/13

Lazytraveller - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/13 with Tom Luff

hipyhop - Lead β - 11/Oct/13 with Jordan

Patrick Clissold - Lead β - 05/Oct/13 with Eleri Clissold

Hidden - Lead - 27/Sep/13

Mayaculpa - TR - 08/Sep/13 with Kate, Chris, Nicky

Penfold Merton - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/13 with Tilly

tillym - 2nd - 02/Sep/13 with Oliver

Rich153 - Lead β - 13/Jul/13 with Benjumin Tyekiff

matt1024 - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Liam

Pete Dangerous - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Michal

JonHarvey - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Nick Wilson

mossrug - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/13 with Rob

Hidden - Lead - 27/Apr/13

P Rogers - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/13 with Max, Dave Bonner

Pleasant
Phil Murray - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/13 with Lynne Williams

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/13

Hidden - TR O/S - 19/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead dog - 08/Apr/13

Lauren Davies - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/13 with Ian Dovey

sadlerbrett - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/13 with Alex Roberts

riff156 - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/13 with Hannah Carter

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13

Danny_boulders - Lead O/S - 2013

HarryB - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Al

beetleb00 - Lead rpt - 30/Sep/12

just one more - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12 with john smith

carl_123 - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/12

jorge1983 - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/12

lewiz - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12 with Scott Bentley, Kirsten Donovan

Doughnut - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/12 with Lewis Thompson

Motown - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12

Stuart William - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/12 with Matt Ivory

plilley - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Ian Rao

kylieo - Lead - 08/Sep/12 with Phil

timstyles - 2nd β - 07/Sep/12 with Jon Bradley

sadlerbrett - Lead dog - 06/Sep/12 with Alex Roberts

sadlerbrett - Lead dog - 06/Sep/12 with Alex Roberts

sadlerbrett - Lead dog - 06/Sep/12 with Alex Roberts

LukeP LCC - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/12 with rachael wragg

TomGudgeon - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/12

mol - Lead - 25/Jun/12 with Jesse

Guide book said 5+ and i agree, but not a hard 5+. They are a bit hidden in places but some good jug on here.
Josh Hadley - Lead O/S - Jun/12

danieleaston - Lead O/S - Jun/12

Harder than a 5
katherinesydney - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with caleb kemics

KitRabbette - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

SomerKate - 2nd rpt - 20/May/12

Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 18/May/12 with Rich

ElvisLeg - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Charlie Burbridge

Hidden - Lead dog - 12/May/12

olivi0 - TR - 12/May/12 with Jakub

Hidden - 2nd - 12/May/12

Tim M - Lead rpt - May/12 with Emma

climbergg - 2nd - May/12 with cheesesarnie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/12

riddle - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/12

arandall - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/12 with Liz

Lizzie Randall - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/12 with Alex

Hidden - Lead - 01/Apr/12

beetleb00 - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - TR - 24/Mar/12

First climb of the day, with a new partner. UKC comes up trumps again.
Dave 88 - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/12 with Patrick Ward

Josh_West - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/12

Griff1990 - Lead RP - 14/Mar/12 with Josh West

The Norris - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Gem, sian

sianabanana - TR dog - 11/Mar/12 with Charlotte, Simon, Gemma

Griff1990 - Lead dnf - 10/Mar/12 with Dave Clare

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Feb/12

SamStokes - Lead rpt - 19/Feb/12 with Emily Stokes

AlexD - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12

kcollender - 19/Feb/12

Way to cold - had ice sheets all over it
hutchay - Lead rpt - 11/Feb/12 with Libby Owen

reece.robinson - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/12

Hidden - Lead - 26/Nov/11

ewanthomson - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11

Slick - Lead - 22/Oct/11 with Kevin Vans-Colina

cwildblood - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11

Hidden - 22/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead - 15/Oct/11

Vincej - 2nd - 15/Oct/11 with Nevil

JamesRich - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/11 with Paul Rich

Phil Belcher - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Dad

Hidden - Lead β - 02/Oct/11

reece.robinson - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11

JezzaCat - Lead - Oct/11 with Vincent, Nevil

WestcountryTom - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/11 with Alex Hebden

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/11

jon_ridley - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Gavin Oliver

groliver26 - 2nd - 10/Jul/11 with Jon Ridley

timstyles - 2nd rpt - 29/Jun/11 with Huw Howells

MikeC59 - 29/Jun/11

mol - Lead - 25/Jun/11 with Jesse

timreynolds - Lead - 25/Jun/11 with Sean Corbett

Jon Ellis - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/11 with James Ellis

elliptic - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/11 with Lisa

MikeC59 - 21/Jun/11

MikeB1 - Lead dog - 19/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Jun/11

nickstephens - Lead O/S - 14/May/11 with Nancy Jones

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/May/11

dale1968 - Lead O/S - 06/May/11 with Tom

naughtybadboy - Lead - 30/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Apr/11

Ant Mace - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11 with Mike Mace

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11

MatHinton - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Jessica Johnson

rob514 - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11

philmcf - Lead O/S - Apr/11

pearson9596 - Lead O/S - Apr/11 with Steve Robinson

Bates - Lead O/S - Apr/11

rob514 - Lead dog - 06/Mar/11

0.0.0
torsok - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/11 with Andy

jominator - Lead - Mar/11 with realchardarmy

Hidden - 06/Feb/11

njlyons - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/11 with M Leavy, Laurent Moseley

EmilyElouise - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/11

Steve Winslow - Jan/11

groliver26 - Lead - 2011 with Jon Ridley

Nick Allan - Lead O/S - 2011

stevorobs3 - Lead O/S - 2011 with Michael Pearson

Hidden - Lead - 2011

hutchay - Lead O/S - 2011

Nix33 - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 16/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Oct/10

BenRyle - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/10

CharlotteMilner - Lead β - 11/Oct/10

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10 with liv_the_div

Fun
DrGav - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10 with Wendy

TDembrey - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Clay

Clay C - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Todd

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

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

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10

sianabanana - TR dog - Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/10

leigh - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/10 with Ed

tommytuffa - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Ahna

dmaldonado - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Eva van der Marel

catemuir - 2nd - 16/Jun/10 with Elena von Benzon

Scrabbling for footholds in the dark as a warm-down - couldnt see anything near the top. Good job it was juggy. 5+ in latest guide
Si dH - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/10 with Jim R

sweenyt - Lead - 16/Jun/10 with UBMC

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10

timstyles - Lead O/S - 27/May/10 with Brian Vaughan

Hidden - 2nd - 26/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/10

Had a rest near the top as I was tired, while resting I noticed the perfect little almost manmade shelf for your right foot I had missed. Dough!
rwong9 - Lead dog - 25/May/10 with nadja byrne

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 23/May/10 with Max P

midge - 2nd dog - 22/May/10 with James "I love topless climbing" Whitty

Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 22/May/10

benkelsey - Lead O/S - 19/May/10 with Liz Randall, Alex Randall

Campbell.D - Lead O/S - 13/May/10 with sash, Lee

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/10

Tony Adshead - TR O/S - 27/Apr/10 with Nathan 'Mouth' Adshead

Nathan Adshead - TR - 27/Apr/10 with Hazard

stuntsbyjon - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/10 with Gemma G

trev_f - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Mick Ward, Bungle

98%monkey - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Tomar

Tomar - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/Jan/10

Paul Bowen - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/09 with John James

AlexRenshaw - 2nd - 04/Oct/09 with Yann Monks, Tim Monks, Thomas Renshaw

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/09

Luke d - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/09

Shonkhor - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Dora

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09

bazzag - Lead - 19/Sep/09 with reece & ollie

nblackbeard - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/09 with Tom Grant, Gemma Foster

space monkey - Lead - 17/Sep/09 with Toby Kluth

jon bradley - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/09 with Huw Howells

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 09/Sep/09 with Ollie

DafSWMC - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Eefu

pielander - Lead - 30/Jun/09 with simon young

Hard for the grade.
morphy richards - Lead β - 29/Jun/09 with Richard Starling

Stefan Kruger - Lead - 25/Jun/09 with Sarah Porter

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09

omniscient_penguin - TR β - 02/Jun/09 with Jimbo

Hidden - TR - 02/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/09

andy dunn - Lead O/S - 11/May/09 with Big Ben

benjaminevans - Lead β - 11/May/09 with Wall Monkey

cliffy - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Pilar Martinez

SamStokes - Lead rpt - 03/Apr/09 with Emily Stokes

Popkids - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/09 with Pedro

pedro.silva - TR O/S - 20/Mar/09 with Tony

PhilR - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/09 with Kylie

kylieo - Lead - 18/Mar/09 with Phil

For some reason found this quite hard
poey50 - Lead dog - 15/Mar/09 with Rowan15

Rowan15 - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09 with DP

brices - Lead - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

Kevster - Lead O/S - 2009

Mattzx6r - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/08 with Rich Davis

Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/Dec/08

trevor macalonan - Lead β - 29/Nov/08 with Richy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Nov/08

Some unusable wet holds made this hard today
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 25/Nov/08 with Dror

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/08

SamStokes - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/08 with Sam Clarke

nick hawkins - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08 with tom

Harphead - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Gary Spicer

Jen79 - 2nd - 22/Sep/08 with Matt Tranter

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 12/Sep/08 with Clare

chockstone - Lead rpt - Sep/08 with Karl Stockham

chockstone - Lead β - Sep/08 with Eric Herring

another warm up!
The Pylon King - Lead rpt - 30/Jun/08 with Pete (kafoozalem)

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/08

The Pylon King - Lead rpt - 19/Jun/08 with Mark Stevenson

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/May/08

Hidden - Lead - 19/May/08

Jack R-N - Lead RP - 15/May/08

CharlieC - Lead dog - 11/May/08 with Gabbroman

jesscooney - Lead - 11/May/08 with laura ede

I tried going straight u[p between the bolts and the holds are not great. wasted time looking for really good holds as it is a 5. They are not there just go off what you first get. i reckon 5c
nugski - Lead RP - 03/Apr/08 with sash

Freak - 03/Apr/08

petegunn - Lead - 03/Apr/08 with Davina

Hidden - Lead - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Apr/08

Tempest - Lead O/S - Apr/08 with mike kann

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/08

bpmclimb - Lead β - 27/Feb/08 with Mark

The Pylon King - Lead - 27/Feb/08 with Brian (bpm climb)

Jon_Warner - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Ahmed

Ghosty - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with John Warner

Hidden - Lead O/S - Feb/08

northerngreg - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/08 with Jo Lee

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/08 with Tom Dixon

thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/08 with Dom Sellers

Ybot Htulk - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/07

Chubbard - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/07 with J Robinson

first F5 lead
Julia Chatterton - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/07 with Will

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/07

mikecaffrey - 12/Oct/07 with Ed, Graham, Sally

_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - Oct/07 with Robyn Nelson

bvilsue - Lead - Oct/07 with Simon

Shone - 23/Sep/07 with Ian Butterworth

Jen79 - 2nd - 16/Sep/07 with Matt Tranter

Eoinparker - Lead - Jul/07 with Gaby Amiel

JPGR - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/07 with Yvette

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/07 with Kate

richiebongo - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/07 with Tanya Scully

noelj - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07

Matt Tranter - Lead - 15/May/07 with Zelda Greyling

Ybot Htulk - Lead - May/07 with Sonya

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/07

ericinbristol - Lead O/S - Apr/07

Digger - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/07 with James Latham

Hidden - Lead - Mar/07

eley1 - Lead - Jan/07 with graham

Hidden - 2007

Dan Jenkin - Lead - 2007

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Oct/06

lizzie789 - 2nd - 29/Oct/06 with Emma

maresia - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/06 with Rob Scheichl

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/06

Feeling bold - 11/Sep/06 with Neil, Cheddar John

chris sm - Lead RP - 10/Sep/06 with Pippa Froggatt

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Feb/06

Hidden - Lead - 14/Feb/06

Hidden - Lead rpt - 08/Jan/06

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Claire Taylor - Lead β - 2006 with Greg Leach

JamieAyres - 2nd O/S - 09/Oct/05 with Ben Brinnand

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/05

Hidden - 2005

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 2005 with Ed Heslam

Paz - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead - 2000

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easy 5c28 of 41
hard 5a1 of 41
5a6 of 41
easy 5a0 of 41
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easy 4c0 of 41
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Style of ascent

Lead260 of 315 (82.5%)
Followed25 of 315 (7.9%)
Toproped15 of 315 (4.8%)
Unknown15 of 315 (4.8%)

'Climbed'84 of 315 (26.7%)
clean O/S174 of 315 (55.2%)
clean β15 of 315 (4.8%)
clean rpt21 of 315 (6.7%)
clean RP4 of 315 (1.3%)
dogged16 of 315 (5.1%)
dnf1 of 315 (0.3%)