Rockfax Description
Climb the arete to the block overhang and pull over this with a long reach for a distant jug and quick sprint. © Rockfax

FA. Frank Fitzgerald 1955

Hidden 22/May Solo rpt
Senna 06/May Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Mar Solo rpt
Wizzy 12/Mar Solo O/S
MrFantastic 29/Feb Solo O/S
climbingrev 11/Oct/15 TR O/S

Really nice moves over overhang. gear looks good too.

with Shunt
Deezel65 25/Sep/15 2nd rpt
with Chris, John Ganley
Hidden 25/Sep/15 Lead O/S
adam carless 30/Jul/15 Solo O/S
matt.stevenson 27/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Amy Sears 27/Jul/15 2nd
robolomassi 21/May/15 Solo
Hidden 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Pete Randall 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Pete D
Adamski1986 21/Mar/15 2nd
watson.b 21/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Jake Young 08/Mar/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Solo
Graeme Hammond 21/Feb/15 Lead O/S
adi bryant 02/Feb/15 2nd rpt
g1m147 01/Feb/15 Lead
adi bryant 04/Jan/15 Solo rpt
AshBash 03/Dec/14 Lead O/S
Capricorn One 20/Oct/14 Solo
Andy Clarke 05/Oct/14 Solo O/S

Exciting at the top. With pad and spotter.

with Rob
Tim W 27/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Sep/14 Solo
lloydellis93 17/Sep/14 2nd O/S
dunk3607 17/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Solo O/S
ophillips 27/Jul/14 Lead O/S
MrBIond 10/Jun/14 Solo O/S
mrteale 10/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Capricorn One 01/Jun/14 Lead
Alex_Derbyshire 01/Jun/14 Lead
shumidrives 01/Jun/14 2nd
Markheighton 01/Jun/14 2nd
Jackwd 13/Apr/14 Lead dnf

Not tall enough!

Hidden 23/Mar/14 2nd
Hidden 23/Mar/14 Lead rpt
ruairidhwad 22/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Calum Wadsworth
amccann 22/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Deezel65 22/Feb/14 2nd rpt
cragtyke 22/Feb/14 Lead
with Ross
AidanG ??/2014 Lead
adi bryant 04/Nov/13 Lead
with Preet
djprepie 04/Nov/13 2nd
GermanAlex 26/Oct/13 Lead O/S

guidebook says VS, definitely felt hard for that grade, still not sure about HVS (probably very height dependent, I'm short)

with Arno
Calum Wadsworth 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with S.O.C, Emma
rich_hw 18/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Matt
max_chan 18/Jul/13 2nd O/S
deacondeacon 21/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Nice move. Shame there's only one of them.

Hidden 21/Jun/13 2nd O/S
ashtond6 13/Apr/13 Lead O/S
alp79 13/Apr/13 2nd
Deezel65 07/Apr/13 Lead
efrance24234 30/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 14/Oct/12 Lead
with Phil Ashton
RM199 06/Oct/12 Solo O/S
DavidPC 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Parents
joemallia 10/Jun/12 2nd rpt

Jill's lead

Droyd ?/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Tom Davis
Palindrome ?/Jun/12 2nd

Single rest before crux. Lovely top move.

Hidden 22/May/12 Solo
Hidden 30/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 07/Mar/12 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 25/Feb/12 Lead O/S
fall-line 30/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Goldie
Steven Andrews 30/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Oct/11 Solo O/S
Alex@home 26/Oct/11 Solo β
Hidden 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S
thedatastream 26/Jun/11 2nd dog

Slipped off, completed the move with ease next time

Alex Thompson 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Almost full stretch to reach the ledge...

with JP
joemallia 22/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Fat Tim 22/Jun/11 Lead O/S
pastep 27/Mar/11 Lead

Felt quite easy.

with Darren W
dazwan 27/Mar/11 -
mwatson ??/2011 -
nathanlee 07/Nov/10 Solo O/S
with Dom Lee
dominic lee 07/Nov/10 Solo O/S
James Oakes 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Andy Dickerson
Hidden 26/Sep/10 Solo O/S
jshields 25/Sep/10 Lead
Hidden 18/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/10 2nd
martin48 02/Sep/10 Lead rpt
with dave
Left Back 01/Sep/10 TR
Nick F Smith 11/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Debbie Bowers
Hidden 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Alaister Nurse 11/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with John Houlden
Hidden 11/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Solo O/S
gazhague 01/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 01/Jul/10 Lead
philboy 17/Jun/10 Lead β
with matt g
Hidden 17/Jun/10 2nd
Dave Foster 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Si
ojp 13/Jun/10 2nd
with Dave
clgladiator 08/Apr/10 Solo O/S
with duckiee
Phill Mitch 19/Mar/10 2nd
with reapey
reapey 19/Mar/10 Lead
with phil
skittles 25/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Dan o'brian
grubes 13/Sep/09 Lead β

Chris climbed and could not work out the move I climbed up used his gear and finished the route.

with Andy, Chris
willworkforfoodjnr 13/Sep/09 Lead rpt
with Andy
nick ferro 07/Aug/09 -
Ben.hopkinson 01/Jul/09 Lead RP
with Pam Rozniakowski
pebbles 16/Jun/09 Lead O/S

reach is not that long, just requires a slightly dynamic appproach if short! No way is this HVS, VS 4c in my guide and felt like a soft touch at that.

Jim Slater 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Left Back 09/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with vard
vard 09/Jun/09 Lead
with gav king
danrhodes1987 31/May/09 Lead
thomasadixon 29/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S
morrisdaboss 21/Mar/09 2nd
with Ste 'O' C
Lordcarr 20/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Spencer
danrhodes1987 ?/Mar/09 TR O/S
with Paul Scott
Hidden 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
john lynch 21/Feb/09 2nd
with rich armour
victim of mathematics 05/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Rick
maybe_si 22/Sep/08 Solo O/S
tanssop 25/Aug/08 2nd
with Andy
JonathanJones 13/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Grant
petellis 13/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Jim
GrantB 13/Aug/08 Lead
with beefcake
sdi 26/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Maria
maria85 26/Jul/08 2nd dog
with Stef
Hidden 17/May/08 2nd O/S
Mr Sparkle 03/May/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Oct/07 Solo O/S
howlingbaboon 13/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/07 Lead β
robbo 28/Jul/07 Solo

Bloody spooky. Wish I'd chucked a rope on for this one.

scullymammoth 03/Jun/07 Lead

Kevin Haynes

Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
alaan 03/Dec/06 Solo O/S
mattyork2 03/Dec/06 Solo
steveb2006 29/Oct/06 Solo
Hidden 27/Sep/06 Solo O/S
towdman 15/Jul/06 Solo O/S
Profile Removed 22 05/May/06 2nd O/S
Brown 24/Mar/06 Solo O/S
with Henry
cem 23/Apr/05 Lead O/S
with Sally Dipple
Hidden 25/Mar/05 2nd O/S
Alex Mason ?/Mar/05 Solo

cake. except for the last move which stops you in your flow

with tony holdsworth
adi bryant ??/2005 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/04 2nd O/S
Chris the Tall 25/Jun/03 Lead O/S
with Paul
Hidden 21/Apr/03 Lead O/S
Peakpdr ??/2003 Solo O/S
Phill Mitch ??/2002 Lead O/S
with wayne
stevo smith 28/Oct/01 Solo rpt

Climbed on TR on 26.3.00 with Scotty. Again on 4.10.03 Lead on 4.5.07 Art 2nd.

Hidden ?/Jul/01 Lead
martroberts 23/May/01 Solo O/S
Chris Reid ?/May/01 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/01 Lead
Roget 21/Apr/00 Solo O/S
DanEm ??/1995 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 25/Jan/89 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jan/89 Lead
Andy Say 22/May/87 Solo O/S
charlesmfrench 03/Feb/83 Solo O/S
John Marsland ??/1979 Lead
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High 4b
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