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Combination** VS

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[Combination, Lewes Castle, Gower, 3 kb]A good VS with a nifty little traverse! A definate confidence builder for VS leaders!

Ticklists: Gower S-HVS *+.

Photo: Combination, Lewes Castle, Gower © Gabe
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Loose at the bottom. Otherwise good. Went too high on the hand traverse. But rescued it at the cost of bad rope drag.
mattrm - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Paul Griffith

EeFu - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14

Tried to stick to the head wall as best as possible rather than go round the corner.
dave657 - Lead rpt - 22/Feb/14 with Alys

Hidden - Lead - 2014

alan moore - 2014

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13

ross brinson - 2nd - 04/Apr/13 with Thomas Moore

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/13

steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/13

maddy92 - Lead - 02/Feb/13

steveflow - 2nd - 02/Feb/13

mauricechetwyndwoods1 - 2nd O/S - 02/Feb/13

Rick Ashton - Lead - 28/Aug/11

kim.mulji - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with PgClimbs

rd20 - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Kim

Gareth T - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Tim Popplestone

Tom Redmond - Lead O/S - 16/May/11 with tom ivory

really nice climbing apart from the loose corner at the top.
Dan_Carroll - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Beckholland

great first half - shame about the loose finish round the corner
Beckholland - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Dan_Carroll

tdudley - 2nd O/S - 03/May/10 with Dave Sperring

davesperring - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with Tom Dudley

Steve Hill - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/10 with Gwyn Evans

Hidden - 2010

matt.woodfield - Lead - 05/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/Aug/09

Steve Hill - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Russel Riseborough

Rob84 - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Rich Patterson

This route deserves 3 stars. awesome climbing at the top and great exposure.
BicepAndrews - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/09 with Dexter Robinson

dave657 - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Mike

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/09

summo - 2009

summo - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead - 07/Jul/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead - 2007

willjones - Lead O/S - 2007

just when you think your going to move onto trying HVS something scares you!
c_s_hawkins - Lead β - 08/Jun/06 with Kat

KitKat - 2nd - 31/May/06 with Chris Hawkins

aknight - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/06 with Kat

KitKat - AltLd - 20/Apr/06 with Ad Knight

c_s_hawkins - Lead - 11/Apr/06 with Kat

Si Clapham - 2006

chris wyatt - Lead rpt - 2003

Tim W - Lead O/S - Nov/01 with Tom Andrews

Spillers - Lead - Jan/99 with Randy

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/97 with Roy Thomas, James Tracey

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/97

MVS is more like it.
Rog Wilko - Lead - May/97 with Debbie Wilkinson

Thought this was overgraded. MVS 4b.
Rog Wilko - Lead - May/97

Si Clapham - Lead - 1996 with JC

gingernick - Lead - 1996 with Adrian

gingernick - Lead - 1995 with Dave,Luke Matthews

Andy Say - Lead - 06/May/91

andrewlegg - Lead O/S - 1989

Voting
Total votes cast 22
hard HVS0 of 11
HVS0 of 11
easy HVS1 of 11
hard VS2 of 11
VS5 of 11
easy VS3 of 11
hard HS0 of 11
HS0 of 11
easy HS0 of 11
3 Stars0 of 11
2 Stars0 of 11
1 Star7 of 11
0 Stars4 of 11
Bag of .....0 of 11
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Style of ascent

Lead38 of 55 (69.1%)
Followed10 of 55 (18.2%)
Alt Leads2 of 55 (3.6%)
Unknown5 of 55 (9.1%)

'Climbed'23 of 55 (41.8%)
clean O/S27 of 55 (49.1%)
clean β1 of 55 (1.8%)
clean rpt4 of 55 (7.3%)