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[Blizzard VS in Arch Zawn with the Headline buttress behind, 3 kb]2 pitches. No description has been contributed for this climb.
F E R Cannings, J W A Kingston 19/Apr/1973

Ticklists: Victim Of Mathematics' Ticklist of Extreme Justice, West Country Climbs, Ultimate E1 ticklist.

Photo: Blizzard VS in Arch Zawn with the Headline buttress behind © Alex the Alex
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This climb is in 66 logbooks, and on 16 wishlists.

khalidq - AltLd O/S - 11/Sep/14 with Stephen Waters

I led P2. Found the grades on this buttress a bit more in line with expectations. Abbed in straight to the stance at mid-high tide - ok with calm seas, but make sure to kick off the wall for the undercut abseil!
Nick Russell - AltLd O/S - 11/Sep/14 with Alex Winter

Took first pitch. First route of the trip that felt easy for the grade. Great route. Love the finer grain granite on this buttress.
Alex Winter - AltLd O/S - 11/Sep/14 with Nick

Hidden - AltLd dog - 11/Sep/14

Led P1
will_benfold - AltLd O/S - 11/Sep/14 with James Hall

andyclimber - 2nd dog - 10/Sep/14

burto - AltLd O/S - 07/Sep/14 with clare

Andy Moles - AltLd O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Ferdia

ferdia - AltLd O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Andy

guy757 - 17/Aug/14

getting to the start is maybe the hardest move
Marti999 - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/14 with Guy Buckingham

Low crux, best belay in town. Lead P2, nice and easy way out.
Stroppy - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Alex Thomson, Sam Husband

I thought the crux was tough and hence it deserves the E1. Awesome route though and a cracking belay stance.
Sam Husband - 2nd O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Alex Thomson, Ed

P1. "Mount the bulge with difficulty" Yup. Then breath in and enjoy the rest of what is a wild trip Dont stray left under the bulge, despite it being tempting.
Alex the Alex - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Sam, Ed

Hidden - 2014

Fantastic! Led the crux pitch (which was very greasy at the crux).
cem - AltLd O/S - 04/Sep/13 with Vaughan Hewett

Justin Shiels - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/13 with Chris

Led P2 after backing off the start of P1. Slightly unsettlingly greasy, but brilliant climbing.
victim of mathematics - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/12 with James Oswald

After Colin backed off the first pitch I lead through. Great crux sequence if initially a bit baffling (good crimp on right). Amazing stance after P1 on the ledge. Don't run the pitches together!
James Oswald - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/12 with Colin Angus

mjeffery - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/12 with Rob

Anthony Dixon - Lead dog - 06/Sep/12 with Alan

Alan Dixon - Sep/12 with Anthony Dixon

Repeat climb (seconding the crux pitch), after failing to get a clean ascent on an attempt a couple of days before. Found the moves over the bulge really tough. Brilliant climbing, great rock, superb position.
Jim Slater - AltLd rpt - 22/Aug/12 with Graeme

Led pitch 1. Stunning crux sequence, found fairly hard overall, probably could be run together with pitch 2 fairly easily. Top climb :)
Graeme Hammond - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/12 with Jim

cymjt - 2012

gripped01 - Lead - Sep/11 with Martin Bohl

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/11

Awesome! Dan's lead. Touch & go as the holds were bit damp.
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/11 with Dan Lane

In one pitch, crux felt hard but probably due to greasy holds. great route.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/11 with Ash Mellor, Alex Thompson

Liam FLeming - Lead - 22/Aug/11 with karen dalzell

kdalzell - 2nd - 22/Aug/11 with Liam Fleming

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/11

Favourite route on far
julesmckim - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11 with Mickie Streule

Guy Wilson - 2nd - Aug/11 with Gavin Moy

98%monkey - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Gary Lewin

timtimpeggy - AltLd - Aug/11

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

Lead Pitch one (5b) Awkward moves up to jugs with easier exposed moves traversing right to a fantastic undercut stance. mediocre second pitch.
benkelsey - AltLd O/S - 10/Sep/10 with Remus Knowles

Kevster - AltLd - Sep/10

3 Names - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/10 with Sumee Holloway

P2 again
dicky79 - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/09 with Mark Nicholson

dicky79 - AltLd O/S - 16/Sep/09 with Tony Ball, Mark Warnett

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 13/Aug/09

climbingpixie - AltLd O/S - 13/Aug/09 with Andy Hobson

Al Evans - 2008

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 07/Sep/06

HughM - Lead O/S - Sep/06 with notgnarly

Led P2
Different Steve - AltLd rpt - 09/Aug/06 with Martin Hore

Rich Kirby - AltLd O/S - Aug/05 with Hugh

Led P1
Different Steve - AltLd O/S - Aug/04 with Pete Krug

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/04

Hidden - AltLd - 17/Sep/03

Hidden - AltLd - 03/Sep/01

Hidden - AltLd - 2001

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/98

Came off seconding the small bulge, lead 2nd pitch.
Paul-Michael - AltLd dog - 02/Aug/98 with Steve Newman

lead p1
colin milton - AltLd - 02/Sep/96 with eric milton

I led p.1
Pete Nugent - AltLd - 21/Aug/96 with Ian Makin

Steve Lenartowicz - 1995

RichardMc - AltLd - 14/Sep/92 with John Evans

Hidden - 1990

RichardMc - AltLd O/S - 05/Sep/75 with Dave Langmead

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Total votes cast 42
hard E20 of 14
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easy E14 of 14
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hard 5c0 of 13
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easy 5c0 of 13
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Style of ascent

Lead12 of 66 (18.2%)
Followed9 of 66 (13.6%)
Alt Leads37 of 66 (56.1%)
Unknown8 of 66 (12.1%)

'Climbed'22 of 66 (33.3%)
clean O/S38 of 66 (57.6%)
clean rpt2 of 66 (3.0%)
dogged4 of 66 (6.1%)