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Start half way up ramp on right. Line of staples up scoop to perplexing moves right around arete finish up wall to lower off
Tom Rainbow

Ticklists: Torbryan Quarry, West Country Climbs.

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gg4419 - Lead RP - 18/Apr/14 with Nick Stephens

Tim W - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Sarah Black, Paul Black

Sarah Black - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Tim Wilkinson, Paul Black

gidmord - Lead dog - 16/Mar/14

Will Mortimer - Lead - 20/Jan/14 with Doug Miller

mikeshewring - Lead RP - 23/Nov/13

nickstephens - Lead dog - 23/Nov/13 with Gareth Greeves

k_k - TR dnf - 06/Oct/13

Joe Costello - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/13 with Francois

Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/13 with Charles Dawson

chrisscutt - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with oly

Bit of a nasty move in the middle.
thedoctorisin - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with chris scutt

dbrooks - Lead RP - 22/Aug/13

dmoir - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/13 with John Tanner

mountain_jay - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/13 with Pippa Froggatt

Hidden - Lead RP - 11/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 09/Aug/13

willbatho - Lead dog - 03/Aug/13

Hidden - TR rpt - 18/Jul/13

Pajamas Tom - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/13

Fell going around the arete in the scorching sun
Ross.Cooper - Lead dog - 08/Jun/13 with Laurence Everitt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/13

2nd go
metal arms - Lead - 29/May/13

ambrooker - Lead dnf - 26/May/13 with Tom

Hidden - Lead RP - 06/May/13

Tough move round the arete
Mr Tickle - Lead β - 25/Apr/13 with Will

Struggled going around the vague arete.
Motown - Lead dog - 25/Apr/13 with Luke

The only route I planned on redpointing yet I spent 8 hours falling off the harder routes to warmup...
JackMac - Lead dnf - 06/Apr/13 with Dan 85

Ellis Butler-Barker - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/12 with JackMac, Andrew Haley, Tom Wright

Fell a couple of times trying to make the move around the arÍte after bolt 4? Should make it clean next time using the left hand finger pocket and right foot rock over...
JackMac - Lead dog - 01/Dec/12 with andy south devon

Dan 85 - Lead RP - 10/Nov/12 with Dave

Laurence Everitt - Lead RP - 25/Aug/12 with Harry Yarrow, Ross Cooper

nickstephens - Lead dnf - 27/Jul/12 with Gareth Greeves

Finally did this one after 2 unsuccessful attempts last year failing on the move around the corner.
francois - Lead RP - 25/Jul/12 with Chris

Fell off around the arette! Will go clean next time I think. Might even consider leading it (!)
BelayBunney - TR dog - 25/Jul/12 with Francois

Hard for the grade. The move right is a bit blind.
Paul Robertson - Lead RP - 24/Jul/12 with Guy Percival

guy xavier percival - Lead RP - 24/Jul/12 with paul

Managed to get within 30cm of eye level with the fourth bolt but got trapped in an awkward position and bailed. We'll be back :)
JackMac - AltLd dnf - 22/Jul/12 with Camwa

Hidden - Lead dnf - 22/Jul/12

davesimpson - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12 with Dean Russel

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Harry Martin

misterb - Lead RP - 02/Jun/12 with wain

Marti999 - Lead - 07/May/12 with Alex Dennis

Rob Pitt - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/12 with Nick Saunders

Got a bit freaked out going round the arete - it felt hard for the grade (as did the move up to clip the bolt on the arete). Sat on bolts!
andy_pemberton - Lead dog - Apr/12 with Sarah Massey

fell moving round arete.
misterb - Lead dog - Apr/12 with justin

Placing draws.
Dale Turrell - Lead RP - 20/Mar/12 with Finn

A tricky warm up!
_m.cox_ - Lead rpt - 17/Mar/12 with Tom Harrison

tedj234 - Lead - 11/Mar/12 with Kate, davidliu

burto - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/12 with steve

Need to come back with a pair of balls.
Tom Gale - Lead dnf - 05/Feb/12 with Joe, Keiha

Tom Seccombe - Lead RP - 05/Feb/12 with Will

Izzy Brinsden - TR - Jan/12 with Eddie Church

andy south devon - Lead RP - 2012

Jenny Seaborne - TR dog - 26/Oct/11

loathed this one - finding the correct route, esp the move around the arete, seems willfully difficult.
hms - Lead dog - 26/Oct/11 with kate, Jenny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/11

good route, some great crux moves after steep easy start. On first attempt got scared on upper wall, clipped a thread that was on a route to the right. lowered off it. the rock around the two old threads snapped, my next quickdraw caught me. The lesson - don't trust small threads? Hard route.
James Oswald - Lead RP - 19/Aug/11 with Chris White

Rob Pitt - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/11 with Nick Arding

Good route
felixthelion - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/11 with Dan craig

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/11

quiffhanger - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/11 with Dad

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/11

guy757 - 29/Jun/11

Just about made the pocket once, could not work out the move right
Cheese Monkey - Lead dnf - 15/Jun/11 with Dave

Bristoldave - Lead β - 15/Jun/11 with Ben

wolverine - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/11 with Sarah Marks

Fluffed it due to wasting time on the 4th clip!
francois - Lead dog - 18/May/11 with Tammy, Catherine

Hidden - 2nd dog - 18/May/11

Not the only one to fail on this fingery problem. Need more stamina and finger power!
Sean Kelly - Lead dnf - 18/May/11 with Harry Pearce

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 10/May/11

Jo Nosworthy - TR dog - 18/Apr/11

Philippa Arding - TR - 18/Apr/11

John Southworth - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/11

richiebongo - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/11 with Nick Smith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd dog - 04/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 02/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/10

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead β - 27/Sep/10 with Marti Hallett

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

Toby Dunn - Lead - 10/Sep/10 with Sophie Nunn

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/10 with Toby

life sucks.
gknyus - Lead dnf - 05/Sep/10 with Warner the Kurd

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/10

Popkids - Lead RP - 29/Aug/10 with Baz

Hidden - Lead rpt - 23/Aug/10

gg4419 - TR dog - Aug/10

Dandan82 - Lead β - 19/Jun/10 with jason darke

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/10

gg4419 - TR dog - Jun/10

Peterjuliandawson - 02/May/10

Hidden - Lead dnf - 21/Apr/10

Eike - TR dog - 21/Apr/10 with Selena Georgiou, Chawn Harlow

tom169 - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead β - 23/Oct/09

Bizarre hold spotting at the crux. I found that approaching at the right height was key to finding the little devils.
jbulger - Lead dog - 03/Oct/09 with Will Pettet Smith

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jun/09

tom169 - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/09 with Henry Irvine

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jun/09

really nice line, good to have a warm up that isn't shite. for some reason, i kept not seeing the bolts that were right in front of my face, the beta was from folk on the ground shouting 'it's there! three inches from your right hand you fool!'
w.pettet-smith - Lead β - May/09 with josh

chris j - Lead rpt - 13/Mar/09

thomb - Lead - 2009

Tough crux
shark - Lead β - 27/Dec/08 with Sonia + family

Hidden - Lead β - 02/Sep/08

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/08

Hidden - TR RP - 24/Jul/08

Mildly tricksome move in the midst of steady climbing.
Justin T - Lead RP - 16/Jul/08 with Wifey

Harder than it looks.
_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - May/08 with Prajak

chris j - Lead RP - 28/Aug/07 with Ben Bradford

chris j - Lead dog - 21/Aug/07 with Ben Bradford

Marti999 - Lead - 03/Jul/07

richardr - Lead RP - Jun/07

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

JeromeT - Lead RP - 2007

phardman - Lead O/S - 08/Feb/97

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Style of ascent

Lead100 of 119 (84.0%)
Followed4 of 119 (3.4%)
Toproped11 of 119 (9.2%)
Alt Leads1 of 119 (0.8%)
Unknown3 of 119 (2.5%)

'Climbed'16 of 119 (13.4%)
clean O/S33 of 119 (27.7%)
clean β8 of 119 (6.7%)
clean rpt8 of 119 (6.7%)
clean RP21 of 119 (17.6%)
dogged21 of 119 (17.6%)
dnf12 of 119 (10.1%)