Doorstep Challenge*** M8
[Looking down Doorstep, 3 kb]Drytooling so About D8+ Start just left of the low shelf in the middle of the crag. Follow the bolts up to the roof, travers right to a pocket in the roof, breath and grunt through the roof cliping the tat on the way till a rest on the slab. Easy moves to finish.
Simon Frost

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Got on this after having to give up on Left Over Goods due to the blown stein pull there. Exciting clip as the crab is now just underneath the roof - best to stick a quickdraw on it. Got a heel over the roof to the right of the axes but couldn't pull up from that as it's all slopey above. There's a heel hook out left as well but couldn't reach it. Gave up!
Misha - Lead dnf - 22/Nov/14 with Eszter

Clip to clipped to the roof. Nothing desperate. Hung around below the roof for ages trying to get over it but couldn't get the heel hook to work. My excuse is the plastic heel clipper thing on the crampon gets in the way of a proper heel hook! Lowered off.
Misha - Lead dnf - 17/Nov/13 with Nicolas

Harry Holmes - Lead β - 16/Nov/13 with Dave Garry

M8? Big set of moves to get over the roof. Makes Tumble seem easy! Still nearly had it with rests.
Dave Almond - Lead dnf - 13/Jan/13 with Masa-Alpin

Ramon Marin - Lead RP - 24/Nov/12 with viki harvey

frost - Lead rpt - 31/Oct/12

Lead then lap
Tom Livingstone - Lead rpt - 14/Dec/11 with simon frost

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frost - TR rpt - 09/Feb/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 06/Feb/11

frost - TR rpt - 06/Feb/11

halfmanhalfbiscuit - Lead β - Feb/11

zero six - Lead β - Feb/11

Rob Pitt - Lead RP - Oct/10 with Chris Wood

barni - Lead dnf - 02/Dec/09 with luke, Liam fleming

Hidden - TR - 31/Aug/08

frost - Lead RP - Apr/07 with D Garry

FA followed quickly by Simon on the second
mux - Lead RP - 2007 with Simon Frost

Hidden - Lead RP - 2007

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