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5c Wall** V1 5b / f5

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[Slightly misguided training for Troll Wall, 3 kb]5m. Originally graded 5C by the Old School, many say this is technically easier but it was probably deservedly given this grade as the Old School Guys thought it was a big wall to boulder. If you make your way around the Granite Block right of Aerobic Wall you will find a neat, steep problem straight up the centre of the wall with a few horizontal breaks. The crux is low but dont fall off the top.

Photo: Slightly misguided training for Troll Wall © The Pylon King
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 179 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/14

dbrooks - Solo rpt - 22/Jul/14 with gidmord

Mattyk - Sent O/S - 19/Jul/14 with Ali K, Jamie Moss

RobRocks - Sent O/S - 19/Jul/14

James_L88 - Sent O/S - 11/Jul/14

Motown - 02/Jul/14

Roger Kirke - Sent O/S - 02/Jul/14 with Jack W

roryferris - 29/Jun/14

cameronr11 - Sent x - 21/Jun/14

EvLeYe - Sent O/S - 11/Jun/14 with Rosie

Hidden - Sent O/S - 09/Jun/14

Valentine - Sent O/S - 01/Jun/14

Tom Last - Sent - 21/May/14 with Hernan 'Chile' Ibanez

Hidden - Sent - 14/May/14

Hidden - Sent - 16/Apr/14

stephen ashworth - Solo - 15/Apr/14

EdGS - Sent x - 08/Apr/14 with Andy Price

Hidden - Lead - 30/Mar/14

Valentine - Sent O/S - 16/Mar/14

Tom Last - Lead rpt - 11/Mar/14 with Andy March

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent rpt - 10/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent rpt - 26/Feb/14

luke harvey - Sent O/S - 22/Feb/14

nice! Static start is the hardest bit, followed by not panicking at the top!
chrisweight - Sent β - 22/Feb/14 with snook

Hidden - Sent rpt - 19/Jan/14

Hidden - Sent - 19/Jan/14

highrepute - Sent - 11/Jan/14

Hidden - Sent rpt - 13/Oct/13

Hidden - Sent - 11/Oct/13

Hidden - Sent O/S - Oct/13

Si dH - Sent O/S - 19/Sep/13

Hidden - TR - 06/Jul/13

More like 5b wall!
Sean Kelly - TR - 06/Jul/13 with Harry Pearce

snook - Sent O/S - 25/Jun/13

MarkRyder - Sent β - 18/Jun/13

Hidden - TR - 29/May/13

Hidden - Sent rpt - 23/May/13

Rassapotimus - Sent x - 03/May/13 with will cattell

Motown - Sent rpt - May/13

Grabtheslab - May/13

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Apr/13

Jamiet297 - Sent - 23/Apr/13

Hidden - Sent dnf - 17/Mar/13

Oddjob - Sent O/S - 17/Mar/13 with Adam B

Bristoldave - Sent rpt - 27/Feb/13

Have done this before but not today...
Johnbsmith - Sent dnf - 17/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent - 09/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2013

kingholmesy - Sent O/S - 2013

GuitarGenius92 - Sent O/S - 08/Dec/12

Hidden - Sent - 01/Dec/12

Luke Dawson - Sent O/S - 01/Dec/12

Joe Costello - Sent O/S - 30/Nov/12

Nice little highball
AJM - Sent β - 28/Nov/12 with Mike Goldthorp

Beautiful little wall, perfect highball and nice sit start to it too.
Mike Goldthorp - Sent O/S - 28/Nov/12 with Andy

Ross.Cooper - Sent O/S - 18/Nov/12 with Laurence Everitt

Laurence Everitt - Sent O/S - 18/Nov/12 with Ross Cooper

John Tanner - Sent O/S - 18/Nov/12 with Gideon Mordecai, Dave Moir

gidmord - Sent rpt - 18/Nov/12 with John Tanner, dmoir

Great little solo. First time round wasn't good enough fun so we....
Stanners - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/12 with James Rich, Mark Davis, Jack Bradbrook

Either a micro trad route or boulder problem depending on whether you have mats or not, which in this case I didn't
Quarryboy - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/12 with James Rich, Rob Stanfield, Mark Davies

A good little solo then a epic multi-pitch route ...
JamesRich - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Mark Davies, Rob stanfield, Jack Bradbrook

Hidden - Sent O/S - 06/Oct/12

With a mat
Pete Rigby - Solo - 08/Sep/12

kelliroberts3 - Sent - 08/Sep/12 with merlin march, Peter Rigby

Hidden - Sent - 07/Sep/12

gidmord - Solo rpt - 22/Aug/12 with Pete Abernethy

pete87abs - Sent x - 22/Aug/12 with Gid

A lovely climb on perfect rock and just the right height, gets easier as you go but more exciting....E1 seems fair...
Chad123 - Sent O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Emily

aljezurusrf08 - TR dog - 14/Jul/12 with Willow

Doug miller - Solo RP - 05/Jul/12 with mark ayliffe

Tom Last - Solo rpt - 30/May/12

Hidden - Sent - 24/May/12

stephen ashworth - Solo - 20/May/12

Motown - Sent x - 16/May/12

KDhruev - Solo RP - 15/May/12 with Tom G

shoulders - Sent - 06/May/12 with dai

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Apr/12

Always a pleasure, felt a bit easier this time.
Tom Last - 2nd rpt - 19/Apr/12 with Billy

Hidden - Sent - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - Sent - 29/Mar/12

Gilster - Sent - 29/Mar/12

Sit-start
Dale Turrell - Sent x - 21/Mar/12

Ellis Butler-Barker - Sent O/S - 20/Mar/12 with Gary Willis, Lewis Richardson

Mr Tickle - Solo O/S - 11/Mar/12

misterb - Solo - 01/Mar/12

Justin T - Solo rpt - 16/Feb/12

thedoctorisin - Sent O/S - 05/Feb/12 with dave

joese7en - Sent - 05/Jan/12

Hidden - Solo - 05/Nov/11

Dave Heaton - Lead - 05/Nov/11 with Martin Cathrow

Lewis Stewart - 04/Nov/11 with Chris

Mowglee - Solo rpt - 03/Oct/11

Hidden - Sent rpt - 02/Oct/11

With a mat.
gidmord - Solo β - 25/Sep/11 with Lauren Davies, dmoir

burto - Sent O/S - 15/Sep/11

broc - TR - 21/Aug/11 with neil

Lloyders - Sent O/S - 13/Jul/11

Marti999 - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/11

waydan - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/11 with El Swiftos

chris ebbutt - Sent - 08/Jun/11

first go
Jim Brooke - Sent x - 08/May/11

Hidden - Sent - 01/May/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

Fell from the top move
Jim Brooke - Solo dnf - 23/Apr/11

no boulder mat, straight on and done, nice route
stvredmond - Solo - 21/Apr/11

rob1 - Sent - 20/Apr/11

markv21 - Sent - 03/Apr/11

elbeanio - Sent - Apr/11

Hidden - Sent β - 28/Mar/11

Hidden - Sent - 05/Mar/11

Cool.
Tom Last - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/11 with Chester

great little route
crobinson - 2nd - 12/Feb/11 with Southern Man

Hidden - 2011

ReeceWotton - 2011

Ed morris - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/10 with ewan

Hidden - Sent O/S - 09/Dec/10

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Nov/10

MH123 - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/10

actually onsighted last year but not logged...nice..
Duncan Campbell - UKC - Solo O/S - 12/Aug/10

D Berry - Sent x - 09/Aug/10

Kim Middlebrook - 24/Jun/10

Well done Elaine on the Eventual solo ;)
El3ctroFuzz - Solo O/S - 24/May/10 with Elaine Budden

Elaine Budden - Solo RP - 23/May/10 with tom bunn

BillyDavies - Sent - 07/May/10

failed
DCIGadget - Sent dnf - 05/May/10

Phil79 - Solo rpt - 11/Apr/10

onsight! :)
Chris Ellyatt - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/10

Luke d - Sent O/S - 04/Jan/10

timreynolds - Lead - 2010

mattcyp88 - Solo β - 28/Nov/09 with Thomas Van Boeckel, Jacob Cook

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Oct/09

best enjoyed at sunset without a mat
w.pettet-smith - Sent - 26/Sep/09

Hidden - Sent O/S - 24/Sep/09

sdht - Lead - 20/Sep/09 with Tim Reynolds

langar27 - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/09

gg4419 - Solo O/S - Jun/09

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 03/May/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/09

adamscottthomas - Sent O/S - 10/Apr/09 with Gwilym Starks

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/09

Did sit start from hand jam in low break. Think it gets font 5c/6a from there
eugeneth - Sent rpt - 10/Jan/09 with Dan Walker

Hidden - Sent - 24/Dec/08

Hidden - Sent O/S - 07/Jun/08

francois - Sent - 22/May/08 with Ben, Duncan

00nip - Solo - 19/May/08

Hidden - Sent - 04/May/08

eley1 - Sent - 26/Apr/08

Finally summoned up the kahunas. 1 mat, no spotters.
Jon_Warner - Solo RP - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - Sent O/S - Jan/08

Hidden - Solo - 2008

misterb - Solo - 08/Sep/07

nblackbeard - Sent O/S - Sep/07

Hidden - Solo β - Aug/07

Hidden - Sent rpt - 21/Jul/07

eugeneth - Solo - 08/Jul/07 with Alex F

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/May/07

jw231 - Sent - 28/Apr/07

alaan - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/07

Mowglee - Solo - Apr/07

Hidden - Sent - Apr/07

Dave Searle - Sent O/S - 23/Mar/07

Dan 85 - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/07 with Rob

climber sim - 2007

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - Sent O/S - 20/Dec/06

Hidden - Solo RP - 03/Sep/06

gaz.marshall - Solo O/S - Aug/06

dmoir - Solo - Jul/06

JonHarvey - Solo O/S - Jul/06

tom.e - Sent O/S - 04/Jun/06

richardr - 2006

eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/05 with Ben

Hidden - Sent - 05/Jun/05

Gibson27 - Sent x - 2005

aged_ape - Lead O/S - Nov/04 with MD

Hidden - Sent x - 2004

dannyboy83 - Sent O/S - May/03

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Menna Pritchard, Hidden, nickevens

Voting
Total votes cast 53
hard V20 of 6
V20 of 6
easy V23 of 6
hard V13 of 6
V10 of 6
easy V10 of 6
hard V0+0 of 6
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easy V0+0 of 6
hard 5c0 of 24
5c0 of 24
easy 5c1 of 24
hard 5b2 of 24
5b15 of 24
easy 5b4 of 24
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3 Stars12 of 23
2 Stars6 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed49 of 179 (27.4%)
Lead11 of 179 (6.1%)
Followed2 of 179 (1.1%)
Toproped5 of 179 (2.8%)
Bouldered102 of 179 (57.0%)
Unknown10 of 179 (5.6%)

'Climbed'63 of 179 (35.2%)
clean O/S67 of 179 (37.4%)
clean β7 of 179 (3.9%)
clean rpt19 of 179 (10.6%)
clean RP18 of 179 (10.1%)
dogged1 of 179 (0.6%)
dnf4 of 179 (2.2%)