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Polecat* VS 4b

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Head into and up a shallow corner part way up the face, then trend left to climb the roof via the flake-crack. © ROCKFAX
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 27 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

fatbuoybazza - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/14 with AnnB, TimG

kermit_uk - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Michelle

Malcolm Tucker's Sweary Aunt - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Andy

Gary A S - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/12 with Anna

Nearly fell off at the crux at the top.
tjsx101 - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Chris Playfoot

gianpaolo - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Sarah

matthomas79 - Lead O/S - 01/May/11 with Tala Murdock

Simon's fist VS lead. An exciting route with a brilliant pull over an overhang.
Binder - 2nd O/S - 01/May/11 with Simon P

si_pro_83 - Lead O/S - 01/May/11

Tala M - 2nd O/S - 01/May/11 with Matt Thomas

simeclimb68 - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

mark20 - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/10

undignified flop over roof at end - felt tough at 4b
tiga271 - Lead - 24/Jul/10 with mark20

Great moves
Scott McRae - TR O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Chris, Wavey Davey

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10

Ken Taylor - 2010

Cheated by avoiding the direct finish over the overhang and traversing right
paulerussell - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Chris Poad

Fell off on overhang hitting bottom and escaped up poll taxed
mick1jones - Lead dnf - 05/Apr/09 with Rob Gray

SGD - Solo - 28/Sep/08

RichardMc - 2nd - 27/Aug/07 with Ria

Brown - Solo O/S - 18/Jul/07 with Laurence King

Hidden - Solo - 03/Jun/07

FrankW - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/00 with Mark L

martroberts - Lead O/S - 24/May/98

Roget - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/92

Hidden - Solo - 15/Oct/89

Tom V - 1980

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Voting
Total votes cast 18
hard HVS0 of 6
HVS0 of 6
easy HVS1 of 6
hard VS2 of 6
VS3 of 6
easy VS0 of 6
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4c0 of 6
easy 4c3 of 6
hard 4b3 of 6
4b0 of 6
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 27 (22.2%)
Lead10 of 27 (37.0%)
Followed8 of 27 (29.6%)
Toproped1 of 27 (3.7%)
Unknown2 of 27 (7.4%)

'Climbed'7 of 27 (25.9%)
clean O/S19 of 27 (70.4%)
dnf1 of 27 (3.7%)