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Helen of Troy VS 5a

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12m. Climb the short shallow groove at the left of the west face to a ledge and finish up the corner crack.
Dave Cronshaw, Les Ainsworth, John Ryden Jul/1996
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This climb is in 39 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jul/13

Russ_Critchley - 2nd O/S - 21/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 16/May/12

jordan taylor - Lead O/S - Apr/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/11

miles01 - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/11

santobugito - 2nd β - 17/Jun/11 with Mike Webber

happy_c - Lead O/S - 05/May/11

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 12/Apr/11 with Bern Hardman

Pete McKinlay - 2nd O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Andy Shaw

Ian-WE - 2011 with Damo

santobugito - TR - 28/Jul/10 with Mike Webber

alecjcook - TR O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Greeny

stratandrew - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10 with Dave Wylie

Prez - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/10 with Richard, Joe, Jayz

nickhoward - Lead O/S - 13/May/10 with Becki

bexyboo - 2nd - May/10 with nick

A few smears but positive holds one you find them.
slarty - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/10 with Chris

Tough but very rewarding route - some use of the knee required at start and finish.
goldfish_boy - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/10 with Craig

plastikman - 2nd - 24/Apr/10 with Steve

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/10

nickhoward - 2nd - 09/Aug/09 with Martin Knight

lancashirelass - 2nd - 03/Apr/09 with kjbix

kjbix - Lead - 03/Apr/09 with Selma Williams

Simon Holden (LCandCC) - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/08 with Murray

wheelo - Lead - 29/Jul/08 with cas & pete

cas smerdon - 2nd - 29/Jul/08 with john & pete

cragmole - Lead O/S - 08/May/08 with Nigel

TonyP - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/08 with KENNY

Started up from the ledge, backed off. Tried again, backed off again. Exited to the right from the ledge.
dread-i - Lead dnf - 17/Apr/07 with dave m.

pinkie - TR - 25/Mar/07

slimplynth - TR - 12/May/06 with Graham

slimplynth - TR - 12/May/06 with Graham

ChrisGreen - TR - 25/Jul/05

Gimpy86 - Solo rpt - Sep/03

jsw1 - 2nd O/S - 08/May/02

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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 39 (5.1%)
Lead16 of 39 (41.0%)
Followed14 of 39 (35.9%)
Toproped6 of 39 (15.4%)
Unknown1 of 39 (2.6%)

'Climbed'16 of 39 (41.0%)
clean O/S19 of 39 (48.7%)
clean β1 of 39 (2.6%)
clean rpt1 of 39 (2.6%)
clean RP1 of 39 (2.6%)
dnf1 of 39 (2.6%)