High Performance** E3 6a
[The crux start of High Performance E4 6a, 2 kb]Graded for the short climber. E3 5c for the tall.
D. Cuthbertson 1978

Ticklists: World Graded List.

Photo: The crux start of High Performance E4 6a © centurion05
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 54 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

Ross Kirkland - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/14 with Henward

Tim Hamlet - Lead - 02/Oct/14 with Tom Young

andyinglis - 2nd - 16/Aug/14 with James Sutton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/14

tom russell - Lead RP - 15/Jul/14 with mike

Wasn't able to do the rockover to get over the roof and had to lower off the peg - one to come back to!
colin.morrison - Lead dnf - 06/Jun/14 with Squirrel, Paul F

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Sep/13

Super fun! The pair that climbed it before me jumped but I'm 5,4 and I definitely did not that that was necessary! First English 6a.
Rachel Slater - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/13 with Frazer, Olli Crudge

Good fun route but over too quickly. I found it tricky to work out the easiest way and then to actually do it.
sparkass - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/13 with Mike Shorter

Cool! Non of us had to dyno.
Olli-C - 2nd β - 08/Sep/13 with Fraser, Rachel Slater

Dicked around for an age. Couldn't figure it out. Buggered off in shame.
stugreen75 - Lead dnf - 02/Jun/13 with Jase

Macleod - 2nd - 06/Apr/13 with ronan, carolyn, anthony, dominic

captain - 2013

I've been eyeing this one up since I first started climbing at Dunkeld 10 years ago or so. Had some fear-of-failure nerves before starting the crux and couldn't quite visuakise a sequnce, but it all came good in the end.
Fultonius - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Andy Inglis

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

Hidden - Lead - 25/Feb/12

ground up one fall
jess - Lead - 24/Sep/11 with martin

Hidden - 2nd dog - 08/Sep/11

yeah!
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 08/Sep/11 with Dan

Anna_wells - 2nd - Sep/11 with Ry

Watched G fanny about on this first. Never E4 6a E3. Especially if you jump!
Dangerous Dave - Lead β - 15/May/11 with Dave O

With a touch of fannying about and falling off before I managed it. Should have adopted the flying squirrel approach used by everyone else at the crag that day. At least I managed to climb it in the end unlike Dave who failed on the other crag E4 that is really E3.
gforce - Lead - 15/May/11

3rd ascent of the day. Good fun!
andyinglis - Lead β - 15/May/11 with Graham, Dangerous Dave

E3+ 6a, only one hard move but it's quite tough, managed it static today with a cheeky heel hook....
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 14/May/11 with Ginger Tom

MonkeyDawson - 2nd O/S - 31/Oct/10 with Simon Smith

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Oct/10

Possibly my first E4 (although I suspect it's actually E3)
Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/10 with Ross B

BrettB - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/10

Messed up the big move, gutted as rest was easy. Poor effort from me!
dj_brigham05 - Lead RP - 12/May/10 with Dougie Harvey, Pete Abernethy

Dougie Harvey - 2nd dog - 12/May/10 with Dave Brigham

got lots of beta!
mhairi thorburn - Lead β - 07/Apr/10 with andrew, Greg Boswell

spectacular climbing.
henwardian - Lead O/S - 2010

Ri - Lead O/S - 2010

Awesome! Very well protected crux so not sure if E4 is justified!
whistler - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/09 with Dangerous Dave

Felt hard today, but had done E5 first (high E point day!!) Emily tried first and no luck so I had to grovel up it again - smoother than last time but still not a path!
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 29/Aug/09 with Emily

fluffed the first move, blew the onsight. Nailed it second go, enjoyed the upper groove.
Dr Toph - Lead RP - 22/Aug/09

Ally Baba - Lead β - 14/May/09 with M.Hartree,

E4 ?? Stuffed with gear and 2 hard moves!
sheppy - 2nd rpt - 02/May/09 with simon jenkins

Amzing!, feet off catching the lip, quality route!
willackers - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with Ali, Stu Brown, James

Stewart B - 2nd β - 21/Mar/09 with Will Atkinson

groovypiper - Lead β - 23/Feb/09 with Boyce

Awesome fun - found the hard moves fine but then did some ungainly grovelling up the groove to finish. Very well protected so no excuse to go for it!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 25/May/08 with Emily

mshorter - Lead O/S - 22/May/08 with carlos

akhughes - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/07 with Greg B

Greg Boswell - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/07

centurion05 - 2007

awesome
centurion05 - Lead RP - 15/Jul/06 with n/a

ali_robb - Lead O/S - Apr/03

Dave Kerr - Lead - 16/May/02 with John Watson

Cassidy - Lead O/S - Aug/97 with David Cassidy

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/95 with Pete Benson

whispering nic - May/93 with Claire C

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 24/May/86 with Steve Irvine

mark mcgowan01 - 1985 with Graham Harrison

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