The Great Zawn** HVS 5a
[Wot No Holds?, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: BMC staffordshire "crackers dozen" crack school, The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Gritstone's finest gruesome and damaging struggles, Wide Cracks, Staffordshire Grit Challenge - Brown-Whillans Day Out, Thrutch and Clutch.

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This climb is in 49 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Getting a very sandy hold for the crux. I thugged my way up this bad boy
Andrew Abraham - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/15 with Pete Bridgewood, Ky

James Oakes - 2nd O/S - 26/May/15 with Steve Ramsden

Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 26/May/15 with noaks

a baffling and hard won fight for me! :) good stuff. no idea on the grade!
PeteWilson - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/15 with Andrew Graham

Hidden - Lead - 10/Nov/14

Short and fairly straightforward, though the chock is too loose to make use of. Good fist jams and back and foot action.
JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/14 with Clement Hutin

soph - Lead rpt - 23/Jul/14 with Lindy Smith

1/31. Good warm-up, not too painful.
Nick Russell - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Alex Winter

1 on Staffordshire nose. 7:01pm.
Alex Winter - 2nd rpt - 20/Jul/14 with Nick

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Jun/14

dan gibson - 29/Jun/14 with michael porter

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/14

morganator - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/14 with Lindy Smith, Sophie Whyte

MichaelGallimore - Lead O/S - 15/May/14 with Miles

jwhereat - 2nd - 05/May/14

soph - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/14 with Lindy Smith

My 250th HVS. Wot no holds?
Climbster - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - 2nd β - 01/Sep/13 with Matt

Hidden - Lead β - 08/Aug/13

Climbed clean on second attempt, hard work!
Mr. K - Lead rpt - 03/Aug/13 with Adam Radcliff

adam06 - 2nd - 03/Aug/13 with kyle wood

andi turner - AltLd - 22/Jul/13 with pete bridgwood

andi turner - 2013

Number One of The Nose 9.25am
Brown - 2nd - 22/Sep/12 with Andy R

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/12

Dan Geh - 2nd rpt - 01/Sep/12 with Neil Mackie

HIGHTOWER - 2nd dog - 05/Aug/12 with Tom Hansford

Hidden - Lead dog - 04/Aug/12

So good, way easier than green crack. The only thing better than this climb was watching Roxy try to second it!
Dan Geh - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/12 with Roxy

Sublime udgery.
Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 21/May/12 with C. Prescott

Hidden - 2nd - 21/May/12

Excellent wide crack fun, my size 4 cam only just about touched the sides to protect the move up to the rotating chock.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12 with Richard Williams

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - Lead - 20/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jun/11

donkster - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11 with ki

Ky - 2nd O/S - Apr/11 with Donk

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Probably only worth VS with a suitably large cam. Brilliant.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09 with Alex

Hidden - Lead β - 23/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd dog - 29/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/09

Hidden - 2008

A lot more elegant and technical than it looks
ArnaudG - 2nd - 20/Sep/06 with Goi

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 19/Sep/06 with Arnaud Garcon

Chesh - Lead O/S - May/05 with Lawrence

Hidden - 2005

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2004

Hidden - 2003

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
DanChad, Blake, gavinpeach, SuperLee1985, j.townley, b.hayley

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