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The Long Reach* HVS 5a

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 82 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

poeter210 - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/14 with Robert, adrian voss

druss - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/14 with Robert Harris, Peter Ocampo

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/14

One fall/rest. Should have committed.
bigbobbyking - Lead dog - 13/Jul/14

Hidden - 2nd dog - 13/Jul/14

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jul/14

matjam - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/14

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/14 with Clare

poeter210 - Lead dnf - 01/Jun/14 with Aidan

andrzej kierzek - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with Tara

Tim W - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/14 with Alys Rook

gareth r - Lead - 2014

jameslam - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13 with Olaf

wurzelinzummerset - 2nd - 30/Jun/13 with Ric

bonelessivar - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Alan

AndyMcCoy - 2nd β - 02/Jun/13 with Andy, Fred

Fred_Richard - Lead dog - 02/Jun/13 with andymccoy, Andy Main

cem - Lead O/S - 19/May/13 with Dan Zhou

Tom Brierley Gore - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Nick Eaton, Shijing Hu

Hidden - Lead - 07/May/13

Very nice, gear and holds just kind of appear as if by magic!
mattgrange - Lead O/S - 05/May/13

Gibbo - Lead - 23/Apr/13 with Ollie Keynes

Hidden - Lead RP - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12

Some fun moves on overhang, worth doing.
Poco Loco - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Will Wykes

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/May/12

gravity - 2nd - 27/May/12 with Ian Lau

Some seepage on the route made the crux moves feel a bit more gripping
Big Lee - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Richard Ashton

Nice move over the overhang then straight forward really
Rick Ashton - 2nd O/S - 12/May/12 with Big Lee

fatbuoybazza - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/12 with Mikael

Mikael - Lead - 07/Apr/12

hms - 2nd β - 27/Mar/12 with Brian

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 27/Mar/12 with Helen S

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12

R_W_M - 2nd - 25/Mar/12 with Eleri

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12 with john beardmore

Helnorris - Lead - 21/Mar/12 with Sean Mercer, Steve Redmond

What a rubbish route, very dirty.
Chris Sieradzki - 2nd O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Hooo

Thought it was OK, but I've forgotten it already.
Hooo - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Chris Sieradzki

Only a short hard section, nice and simple.
vertigo714 - 2nd O/S - 02/Jan/12 with Ell Meachen, Tom Morgan

TomMorgan - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/12

jtree03 - Lead - 23/Oct/11 with dazza

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with liv_the_div

riddle - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11 with Yasmina

Good route, only one or two stiff moves over roof.
monsteratt - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11 with Sean

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11

Fell. Backed off. Didn't Complete. Hurt Finger.
Rich God 3 - Lead - 28/May/11 with Pip

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Sep/10

Jacob Ram - TR rpt - 26/Jul/10 with Colin Johnson

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10

AndyFunnell - 2nd - 25/Jul/10 with Skinny

Fatclimber - 2nd β - 11/Jul/10 with Jason Garnham

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 17/Jun/10 with Clare

Jacob Ram - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/10 with Sean Mercer

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 23/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 20/May/10

mol - 2nd - 11/Apr/10 with Jesse

Jesse Dufton - Lead - 11/Apr/10 with Molly Thompson

A bit wet below the overhang as it was raining!
Ian JL - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/10

Liked this climb, was very damp at the overhang, but a nice strenuous move to get over this
stvredmond - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/10 with Darren Ross

overhang had me.
Run_Ross_Run - 2nd dnf - 02/Mar/10 with Steve

Nice climb - i would say more like VS 4c
The Pylon King - Lead β - 10/Oct/09 with Jack

cant rely remember much about this route apart from it was a nice day spent climbing with Dave and Mark
Quarryboy - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/09 with Mark Davies, Dave Elder

nice climb not too difficult for the grade
gingergeorge - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09

Sandrine - 2nd - 26/Sep/09 with George

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09

Couple of rests at the overhang.
Chris Sansum - Lead dog - 02/Aug/09 with Gary Lewin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/09

Quiddity - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/09 with Curious Yellow

Dan_Carroll - 2nd O/S - 23/May/09 with Eric Herring

Very worthwhile and fun.
catt - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Will

Good little route
Wilbur - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Iain

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

Paul Robertson - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/06 with Ben Friedland

ericinbristol - 2nd β - 2006 with Kev Rogers

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/05

bpmclimb - Lead O/S - 16/May/05 with Clare

3 Names - Lead O/S - Jun/04 with Richard Bartlet

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
druss, mullermn, Albie, Dassie

Voting
Total votes cast 57
hard E10 of 20
E10 of 20
easy E10 of 20
hard HVS1 of 20
HVS16 of 20
easy HVS2 of 20
hard VS1 of 20
VS0 of 20
easy VS0 of 20
hard 5b0 of 18
5b0 of 18
easy 5b0 of 18
hard 5a1 of 18
5a13 of 18
easy 5a3 of 18
hard 4c1 of 18
4c0 of 18
easy 4c0 of 18
3 Stars0 of 19
2 Stars2 of 19
1 Star14 of 19
0 Stars3 of 19
Bag of .....0 of 19
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Style of ascent

Lead51 of 82 (62.2%)
Followed30 of 82 (36.6%)
Toproped1 of 82 (1.2%)

'Climbed'19 of 82 (23.2%)
clean O/S45 of 82 (54.9%)
clean β5 of 82 (6.1%)
clean rpt6 of 82 (7.3%)
clean RP1 of 82 (1.2%)
dogged4 of 82 (4.9%)
dnf2 of 82 (2.4%)