The Wave*** V6 / f7A
[The Wave & The Trench Areas, 3 kb]Start with left hand on chalked hold in break below "monkey paw", right on slopey hold in lower break. Latch monkey paw with right, left out to good crystal hold in next break. Keep your head for the top-out (good "dog's dick" hold up top for final scary mantel but quite far back on right).

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Andy Moles - Sent x - 18/Apr/15 with Ferdia

burto - Sent x - 09/Apr/15 with ferdia

Another classic! Got it 3rd go.
Ben Russell - Sent x - 17/Feb/15

Flash from the higher hold. A local told me that wasn't cricket so took a good few more goes to start with both hands in the lower break. Considerably harder that way - v7.
quiffhanger - Sent β - 24/Jan/15

KDhruev - Sent x - 18/Jan/15

Alex moore - 04/Jan/15

JM - Sent x - 02/Jan/15 with Anna Reiners

start with both hands in lower crack!
climbomaniac - Sent x - Jan/15

Lol, finally. Toe hook!
El3ctroFuzz - Sent x - Jan/15

Hidden - Sent dnf - 29/Dec/14

Hmm seems I was starting with left hand lower than as described above. Really struggling to get the monkey's paw hold. This problem is very basic and is difficult to technique your way round pulling hard! As always I'll be back. A good problem if weather is blowing in from North-west.
Duncan Campbell - Sent dnf - 27/Dec/14

A few goes but quickly realized that it's hard! One to come back for
Tomar - Sent dnf - 07/Dec/14 with Oli

Ellis Butler-Barker - Sent rpt - 02/Dec/14 with Darren, Jamie Paffery

1st go but have a feeling I may have pulled on almost 3 years ago! Hard for the grade.
Beastly Squirrel - Sent β - 05/Oct/14 with Dad

Rory Bascombe - Sent x - 10/Sep/14 with Ed Gow-Smith

With top-out this time, classic!
EdGS - Sent x - 10/Sep/14 with Rory

fyfee8a - 13/Jul/14 with Croud, alexmannionclimbing

Ainsi - Sent - 05/Jul/14

Hidden - Sent x - 04/May/14

No top-out, too scared :P
EdGS - Sent x - 08/Apr/14 with Andy Price

From the low handholds.
kingholmesy - Sent x - 2014

Hidden - Sent x - Dec/13

Hidden - Solo dnf - 10/Sep/13

Jack J Keogan - Sent dnf - 03/May/13 with Colin, Ed Morris

Lewis Stewart - 2013

Davros the Psyched - Sent x - 2013

Ouchhh! Skin was starting to feel it by then, but boned determinedly and got it done, superb! Got to really concentrate on feet sticking, and super tensiony to stick and move off the "monkey paw hold" (wtf does that even mean?) Classic moors problem for sure.
Mike Goldthorp - Sent x - 29/Nov/12 with Andy

Really supprised to get this. Incredible moves on perfect granite. Took about 20 tries.
Ed morris - Sent x - 17/Nov/12 with steve, dneed and foxy

Quality. Wouldn't argue with V7.
tedj234 - Sent - 27/Oct/12 with Kate

Hidden - Sent - 20/Oct/12

Hidden - Sent x - 09/Sep/12

Cannie believe it finally went today! 2nd go an all! big up to my main motivator Cooper "DONT LET GO"
Jack_F - Sent x - 22/Jun/12 with adam cooper* super*

Not too hard, really nice problem:)
Ellis Butler-Barker - Sent x - 26/May/12 with Tom Wright

Pajamas Tom - Sent - May/12

really hard took me ages
PeterDawson - Sent x - 18/Dec/11

Luke Dawson - Sent x - 02/Oct/11

From the lowest holds. Felt like V7
edinbed - Solo - 25/Aug/11

Excellent! Top out a tad spicy but theres enough good holds up there to make it ok.
Joe Costello - Sent x - 11/Jul/11 with Liam

wow didnt expect this!!
adam cooper*super* - Sent rpt - 19/Feb/11 with jack folland

Hidden - Sent x - 07/Feb/11

Pretty hard for V6, Tsunami seems to add alot o the problem
John Henry Wynn - Sent - 31/Jan/11

Pleased with this. Also Left hand variant (V7)
Oli - Sent x - 10/Dec/10 with D-Dawg

dswansonlow - Sent x - 27/Nov/10 with John Scarrot

La Mont - Sent x - 28/Aug/10 with Lisa Paling

Hidden - Sent - 02/Jun/10

great problem, had to jump last move
grey wolf - Sent x - 30/May/10

Dan Savory - Sent x - 07/Mar/10

Ben Harper - Sent x - 13/Feb/10

Left hand and right hand (V7).
alaan - Sent - 02/Jan/10

westaway - Sent - 01/Jan/10

La Mont - Sent x - 2010 with Lisa Paling

jld579 - Sent x - 2010

Dan Savory - 2010

Hidden - Sent x - 27/Oct/09

Beautiful. Many attempts various ways ... finally ignored the beta I'd got from watching someone else, latched the monkey paw 'just so' and the rest felt easy!
Justin T - Sent x - 16/Sep/09

eddy-on-the-rocks - Solo RP - 21/Mar/09

JeromeT - Sent x - 2009

Just to the top break - too wet (and high!) to top out.
alaan - Sent x - 30/Dec/08

Tried the direct (LH on monkey paw) a bit more
Paz - Sent dnf - 06/Dec/08 with WG, MT

bigie bob - Sent - 14/Aug/08

Hidden - Sent x - Jul/08

Hidden - Sent rpt - 05/Apr/08

granticus - 2008

Joe Marsh - Sent x - 17/Nov/07 with Duncan

Hidden - Sent - Feb/07

Hidden - Sent - 02/Jun/05

Hidden - Sent x - Jan/05

Adam Lincoln - 2000

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