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Blazing Apostles** E1 5b

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Has since been upgraded to E2 5c**
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This climb is in 27 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

johannes - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13

dctarrant2000 - Lead O/S - 25/May/13 with Polly Tarrant

French Erick - AltLd O/S - 25/Jul/12 with Dave Kerr

machars - Lead RP - 24/May/12 with Ben Sharp

Hidden - 2nd dog - 12/May/12

Defo not E1 and tough for E2 unless you like steep, rough jamming!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 29/May/11 with Sophie B

Brutal second crux on which I drew blood from failed fist jams.
sophiecb - 2nd - 29/May/11 with Chad

Before I'd learned to jam
UncleMephisto - Lead dnf - May/11 with Seumas MacKenzie

Tom Phillips - 2nd RP - 19/Apr/11

Hard. Brutal, 5c, and therefore E2.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Roger Benton

felt good apart from getting my pinky stuck half way up, ouch!
david wands - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/10 with Rebecca

I managed the lower twin cracks ok, but really struggled with the awkward jamming crack at the top. I really need to learn how to hand jam. Hard for E1
Elsier - 2nd - 29/Aug/10 with Michael, Ian

Incredibly steep and strenuous for E1. The top crack is off-width as well. Crazy!
Skinny Kin - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/10 with Luke, Dan Hirst

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

Not a good warm up! Rested once.
Shaw Brown - Lead - 20/Jun/09 with Loz

hard climb got most of the way up and then finished up gibbon in woderland just after crux.
K_MacLeod - 2nd dog - 22/Mar/09 with taba and gavin

johnbiggar - 2009

R0bbie - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/08 with leighn chambers, amy smith

if what the guy say's below is true. Bout it being upgraded to e2 5c. then im chuffed. fucking scary top crux.
leighncsontos - Lead - 27/Jul/08 with R0bbie

beegsyboy - Lead RP - 18/Feb/08 with Sandy

Has since been upgraded to E2 5c**
twright180 - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/07 with John McCune

Fell off the crux overhanging arete 3 times, sooo strenuous! One to try next time.
beegsyboy - Lead dnf - 24/Mar/07 with Sandy

Hidden - Lead RP - 2004

Dave Kerr - 16/Sep/00 with Jill Kerr

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 04/May/96 with Ali Callum

dsgibson - Lead - 1980

Donald Gibson - 1979

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Voting
Total votes cast 37
hard E20 of 13
E20 of 13
easy E25 of 13
hard E17 of 13
E11 of 13
easy E10 of 13
hard HVS0 of 13
HVS0 of 13
easy HVS0 of 13
hard 5c0 of 12
5c0 of 12
easy 5c4 of 12
hard 5b8 of 12
5b0 of 12
easy 5b0 of 12
hard 5a0 of 12
5a0 of 12
easy 5a0 of 12
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2 Stars12 of 12
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Style of ascent

Lead16 of 27 (59.3%)
Followed6 of 27 (22.2%)
Alt Leads2 of 27 (7.4%)
Unknown3 of 27 (11.1%)

'Climbed'9 of 27 (33.3%)
clean O/S10 of 27 (37.0%)
clean RP4 of 27 (14.8%)
dogged2 of 27 (7.4%)
dnf2 of 27 (7.4%)