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The Grasp** E1 5b

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Ticklists: Shepherd's Crag - top 25, Caffs 100 Lakeland Extremes.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 184 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Climbster - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - 2nd β - 28/Jun/14 with Matt

Nice crux sequence, then pretty straightforward. Enjoyable.
eduardo - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Richard Hemes, Rob Trz

gavinpeach - 2nd - 31/May/14 with Max Pendleton

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/14

Great gear for crux section then a long run out to more bomber gear.
chris smith - Lead O/S - 04/May/14

lissymanners - 2nd dog - 29/Mar/14 with Chris Reid

rob.grafton - 2014

robbo157 - Lead O/S - 2014

Paul Figg - 2nd - 14/Sep/13 with Rachel Antill, Nick Cement

Nick Clement - Lead - 14/Sep/13 with Rachel Antill, Paul Figg

Bold if you don't have the correct size cam for the section after the grasp hold!
Shaw Brown - Lead - 10/Aug/13 with Judith Neaves

Tim Rodgers - 2nd - 09/Aug/13 with Mike Lea

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/13

mikemontain - 09/Jun/13 with alison williams

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jun/13

Sam Simpson - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Tom Doldon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/May/13

johang - 2nd O/S - 03/May/13 with Chris Swanepoel

klipkabouter - Lead O/S - 02/May/13 with Johan Gausden

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead - 03/Apr/13

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2nd β - 12/Aug/12

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/12 with Dave Couling

Tom Keaveny - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/12 with mfisher

Hidden - 2nd β - 15/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 15/Apr/12

jess - 2nd - 24/Mar/12 with martin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/12

Xavier Evans - 2nd O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Tom Keaveny

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Xav

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Mar/12

tomhull - 2nd rpt - 01/Mar/12 with matt harris

Hidden - 2012

Narked4fun - 2012

parker5 - TR - 20/Dec/11 with Dad

A bit cold and damp today, great moves, super climbing but don't slip or sneeze in the wrong place!
greenroom - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/11 with Peter Waite-Shores

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Oct/11

nia - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/11 with laura heald, Chris fish

55pete55 - TR dog - 30/Aug/11

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/11

Smithy Smith - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/11 with Ryan McGlen

HARD!! Hats off to Smithy, fantastic lead mate!
mcglenr25 - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/11 with Mike Smith

cooperman - Lead rpt - 18/Jun/11 with Pete Robo

I faffed about a bit before commiting to the crux and then got conflicting navigation advice from the ground so got a little pumped. Glad to have done it though.
UnkArl - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with Uncle Bill

tjmillen - Lead - Jun/11 with vicky, simon hall

ground up
craig naylor - Lead - 28/Apr/11 with jack

barni - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/11 with Bob, Tapper

finished in the dark, good effort tom!
mfisher - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/11 with Tom Kirby

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/11

lauramarieheald - 2nd O/S - 2011 with Chris Fisher, Nia Fletcher

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - Lead - 2011

Hidden - 2011

jl - Lead dnf - 25/Sep/10 with Penny

tmawer - Lead rpt - 25/Sep/10 with david

nakedave - Lead - 25/Sep/10

cobweb - 2nd - 04/Sep/10 with martyn hopson

maria85 - 2nd dog - Sep/10 with Gareth

donas - 2nd - 18/Aug/10

awesome line, tho a bit run out in the middle, good holds the whole way tho :)
Woodiee - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Ian Birtwistle

Really cool moves on the crux!
odox - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Karl Wood

Hidden - Lead dnf - 02/Jun/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 24/May/10

derico - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/10 with Guy

Mark Kemball - Lead - 12/Apr/10 with Nic Dill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/10

scott gibson - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

ian caton - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09 with Abi

tomhull - Lead - 16/Jul/09 with matt harris

luke46 - Lead O/S - Jul/09

Great route especially if you find the big jug!
Timo Austino - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Nats

steveP - TR O/S - 20/Jun/09 with Simon Ringrose

John Pickles - Lead rpt - 12/Jun/09 with Neale Connolly

Hidden - 2nd - 09/May/09

richw2k2 - 2nd dnf - 18/Apr/09 with Piotr

GPN - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/09 with Annette

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 29/Mar/09 with George North

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/09

esther - Lead - Mar/09

MarkDavies36 - 2009

aye a wee bit bold in the middle, especially with small damp footholds, and numb fingers. good route though.
dave o - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/08 with Julia H

cherad - TR RP - 17/Oct/08

Hidden - 2nd dog - 24/Sep/08

spam - Lead - 24/Sep/08

stimpey - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/08 with Pete

Rich Kirby - 2nd rpt - 14/Sep/08 with Yob

petegunn - Lead - 23/Aug/08 with Davina & Matt

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd - 11/May/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/08

climbalive - Lead - 04/Apr/08 with Mark Johnston

Pete Graham - Lead - 30/Mar/08 with Rick Graham

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Feb/08

Lev - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Emma Ross

red1200 - 2008

Potential deck from 20ft but crux well protected. Great climb.
Shaw Brown - Lead - 04/Nov/07 with David Jones

Hammy - 2nd - 01/Oct/07 with Danny Towers, Steve Shaw

Stephen Shaw - 2nd - 01/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/07

prawn - 2nd - Jul/07 with Graham

John Pickles - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/07 with Zac Poulton

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Apr/07

steve taylor - 2007

Johann - Lead O/S - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

Quite serious for E1
Shaw Brown - 2nd - 14/Oct/06 with Karl Lunt

Really nice holds and moves in quite serious situations. Think - climbing wall minus total safety
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/06

climbalive - Lead - 09/Jun/06 with Mark Johnston

Tom Phillips - 2nd - 11/May/06 with julian

ewen - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - 04/Dec/05

cem - Lead O/S - 28/May/05 with Graham Dolman

John Kettle - Lead - 2005

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

akhughes - Lead - 2005

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

jeffmcd56 - Lead O/S - 2005 with Mike

i really need to improve my guidebook reading... thought i was on a VS!! again
OriginalGeckoboy - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/04 with Carmen Hargreaves (Baxter)

joe king - TR - Jul/04

steveP - Lead O/S - 2004 with Paul Rowlands

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 10/May/03 with Richard Jewell

frost - Solo - Jul/02

Pete Graham - 2nd - 2002 with Rick Graham

AlexD - 2nd - 24/Jul/01 with Barry

Hidden - Lead - Jul/01

adamwesthead - Lead rpt - 21/May/01 with Hoult

Hidden - Lead - 13/May/01

adamwesthead - 2nd O/S - 10/May/01 with Hoult

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 05/May/01

Hidden - 2001

Roget - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/00

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/00 with Tracey

Hammy - TR - 20/Mar/00

jonka - 2000 with brad

PeteCheung - Lead - 1999 with Kate

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Solo - 1999

Hidden - AltLd - 1999

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/98

Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/98

Hammy - 2nd - 11/Apr/98

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Mar/98

Dave Westby - Lead - 1998

Andy Say - Lead - 25/Jun/96

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/96

EddieA - 2nd O/S - Apr/96 with Simon W

NickJH - 1996

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1995 with Karen Ghiselli

nai - Lead - 24/Oct/93 with UCL CC

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/93

Hammy - AltLd - 24/Jun/93 with Pete Robinson

whispering nic - Apr/93 with Jerry

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/93 with Tom

Dave Musgrove Jnr - 01/Nov/92 with Nick Ashton

neilh - Lead - 03/May/92 with sara hyde

A bit of commitment and it's really not that bad. Easy for E1, I thought.
allmag - Lead - 20/Dec/91

Tony Little - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/91 with MUMC

My first E1
djmarko75 - Lead O/S - Jul/91

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Mar/89

BigHairyIan - 2nd O/S - 28/Jan/89 with Steve Waite (Little Steve)

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 13/Aug/88 with Iain Clark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/88

Hidden - 2nd - 08/May/88

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 16/Apr/88 with Nick Keekus

andy gittins - 1987

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - Oct/86 with Frank Wilkinson, Paul Dawson

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 16/Aug/86 with Grahame Nicoll

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Apr/86

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 1986 with Ray Kelly

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/85

sadams - 2nd - 10/Sep/83 with Chris Thwaites

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/81

Hidden - 1980

Hidden - 1980

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Voting
Total votes cast 99
hard E20 of 36
E20 of 36
easy E22 of 36
hard E114 of 36
E115 of 36
easy E15 of 36
hard HVS0 of 36
HVS0 of 36
easy HVS0 of 36
hard 5c0 of 33
5c0 of 33
easy 5c0 of 33
hard 5b3 of 33
5b26 of 33
easy 5b3 of 33
hard 5a1 of 33
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easy 5a0 of 33
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 184 (1.1%)
Lead92 of 184 (50.0%)
Followed50 of 184 (27.2%)
Toproped7 of 184 (3.8%)
Alt Leads6 of 184 (3.3%)
Unknown27 of 184 (14.7%)

'Climbed'97 of 184 (52.7%)
clean O/S66 of 184 (35.9%)
clean β3 of 184 (1.6%)
clean rpt10 of 184 (5.4%)
clean RP1 of 184 (0.5%)
dogged4 of 184 (2.2%)
dnf3 of 184 (1.6%)