The Sting* E2 5c
[Daddy Cool, 3 kb]From the belay(Salamanda, Rienetta) move across the ledge until below the a overhang, climb left to a groove and ascend this to a ledge below a clean cut yellow corner , left of Rienetta top pitch, ascend this to the top.

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Photo: Daddy Cool © Nick Smith - UKC
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This climb is in 46 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

I led a ramp up to this which was really easy but fun. Gwen lead the main pitch in the sunset which was hard but really good
Sardien - 2nd O/S - 24/Jan/15 with Gwen Lancashire

With daddy cool. Thought it looked much worse than it was..
bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Dan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/14

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Apr/14

Nick Biven - 2013

Bruce Houston - Lead O/S - Jul/12 with Mike

dunx lead most of it. I only lead section from belay under the roof to the tree belay. Crack too hard for me to lead. Hard but good!
martinazando - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12 with Dunx

Dunx - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12 with Martina

As last pitch of the link up, more holds than would initially appear.
mynyddresident - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12 with liam

Fierce but protection couldn't be better
harold walmsley - 2nd rpt - 22/Apr/12 with Colin Struthers

Linked from Daddy Cool. Really hard, managed to free it but it felt top end 5c though safe as houses. Brilliant link-up well worth doing.
Duncan Campbell - 2nd - 21/Apr/12 with Bubbles

Linked with Daddy cool
markalmack - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with andy lole

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Mar/12

david morse - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12 with todd

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 03/Dec/11

Liam FLeming - Lead - 03/Jul/11 with stuart lade

Tim Sparrow - 2011

daddy cool/ sting link up
barni - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/10 with luke, long jon

massive reach at the end of the yellow corner.. came off a few times. thought it was solid compared to daddy cool. might be a height thing
adam06 - 2nd - 10/Oct/10 with Ryan

Hidden - Jul/10

my toe hurt
Mike Goldthorp - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/10 with alex mason

simeclimb68 - 2010

with daddy cool.
Dave Searle - AltLd O/S - 30/Jul/09 with will sim

the juicy dangler - 2nd O/S - 16/Jun/09 with Silvia

Daddy Cool Sting combination !
mr mills - AltLd - 23/May/09 with Tristan

Hidden - Lead - May/09

mux - Lead O/S - May/09 with Simon Frost , Neil Griffiths

P2 only
cem - 2nd - 25/Apr/09 with Mark O'Neill

3 Names - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Richard Bartlet

Ollie B - AltLd O/S - 18/Oct/08 with L.Swanson

Top crux pitch only. Combined with Daddy Cool
Rich Kirby - 2nd O/S - 14/May/08 with Hugh

nige - Lead - 27/Aug/04 with mark hounslea

zero six - Lead O/S - 2000

steveboote - Lead - 1997 with Paul cronin

Hidden - 1995

Hidden - AltLd - 1990

Hidden - Lead rpt - 1986

Hammy - Lead - 12/Jun/85 with Colin Struthers

andy gittins - 1985

Hidden - AltLd - 1985

Mark Kemball - Lead - 26/Feb/84 with Phil Morris

Hidden - Lead - 24/Apr/83

andy gittins - 1982

Mike Owen - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/80 with Elaine Watson

Hidden - 1980

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