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Handover Arete* HVS 4c

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[Sean Barker on Handover Arete (HVS 4c), Wharncliffe, 3 kb]8m. 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

Photo: Sean Barker on Handover Arete (HVS 4c), Wharncliffe © Anth Quinn
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 134 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Tim W - Solo O/S - 27/Sep/14

Hidden - Solo - 23/Sep/14

ophillips - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14

MrBIond - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/14

mrteale - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/14

GregBristol - Lead - 01/Jun/14 with Andy Spacie

Alex_Derbyshire - Lead - 01/Jun/14 with Mark Heighton

shumidrives - 2nd - 01/Jun/14 with GregBristol

Markheighton - 2nd - 01/Jun/14

Not tall enough!
Jackwd - Lead dnf - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 23/Mar/14

ruairidhwad - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/14 with Calum Wadsworth

amccann - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/14 with Tom A, Micki, Calum W

Deezel65 - 2nd rpt - 22/Feb/14 with Cragtyke

cragtyke - Lead - 22/Feb/14 with Ross

AidanG - Lead - 2014

adi bryant - Lead - 04/Nov/13 with Preet

djprepie - 2nd - 04/Nov/13

guidebook says VS, definitely felt hard for that grade, still not sure about HVS (probably very height dependent, I'm short)
GermanAlex - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/13 with Arno

Calum Wadsworth - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13 with S.O.C, Emma

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Matt

max_chan - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Richard Williams

Nice move. Shame there's only one of them.
deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/13

gavinpeach - 2nd O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Andrew Deacon

ashtond6 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13

alp79 - 2nd - 13/Apr/13 with Jonny Ashton

Deezel65 - Lead - 07/Apr/13 with Mark Bell

efrance24234 - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Beth heatherington

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/12

Clemmo - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Parents

Jill's lead
joemallia - 2nd rpt - 10/Jun/12 with Mark Sinclair, Jill Whittaker, Fidel Sciamanna

DBoothroyd - Lead O/S - Jun/12 with Tom Davis

Single rest before crux. Lovely top move.
Palindrome - 2nd - Jun/12

Hidden - Solo - 22/May/12

Hidden - Solo rpt - 30/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/12

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with liv_the_div

fall-line - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/11 with Goldie

Steven Andrews - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Oct/11

Alex@home - Solo β - 26/Oct/11 with Tony Moody

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11

Slipped off, completed the move with ease next time
thedatastream - 2nd dog - 26/Jun/11

Almost full stretch to reach the ledge...
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11 with JP

joemallia - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/11 with Tim Rolfe, Fidel Sciamanna

Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/11 with Fidel Sciamanna, Joe Mallia

Felt quite easy.
pastep - Lead - 27/Mar/11 with Darren W

dazwan - 27/Mar/11 with Paul Stephenson

mwatson - 2011

nathanlee - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/10 with Dom Lee

dominic lee - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/10 with nathan lee

James Oakes - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Andy Dickerson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/10

jshields - Lead - 25/Sep/10 with Ed James

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10

martin48 - Lead rpt - 02/Sep/10 with dave

Left Back - TR - 01/Sep/10 with Ryan king

Nick F Smith - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/10 with Debbie Bowers

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10

Alaister Nurse - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/10 with John Houlden

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/10

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

gazhague - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/10

philboy - Lead β - 17/Jun/10 with matt g

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Jun/10

Dave Foster - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Si

ojp - 2nd - 13/Jun/10 with Dave

clgladiator - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/10 with duckiee

Phill Mitch - 2nd - 19/Mar/10 with reapey

reapey - Lead - 19/Mar/10 with phil

skittles - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/09 with Dan o'brian

Chris climbed and could not work out the move I climbed up used his gear and finished the route.
grubes - Lead β - 13/Sep/09 with Andy, Chris

willworkforfoodjnr - Lead rpt - 13/Sep/09 with Andy

nick ferro - 07/Aug/09

Ben.hopkinson - Lead RP - 01/Jul/09 with Pam Rozniakowski

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.
pebbles - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/09 with dave shield

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Steve C

Left Back - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/09 with vard

vard - Lead - 09/Jun/09 with gav king

danrhodes1987 - Lead - 31/May/09 with Tom Sherrif

thomasadixon - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/09

morrisdaboss - 2nd - 21/Mar/09 with Ste 'O' C

Lordcarr - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/09 with Spencer

danrhodes1987 - TR O/S - Mar/09 with Paul Scott

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09

john lynch - 2nd - 21/Feb/09 with rich armour

victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Rick

maybe_si - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/08

JonathanJones - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/08 with Grant

petellis - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/08 with Jim

GrantB - Lead - 13/Aug/08 with beefcake

RedFox - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Maria

maria85 - 2nd dog - 26/Jul/08 with Stef

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/May/08

Mr Sparkle - Solo O/S - 03/May/08 with Mike Hayes

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/07

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - Lead β - 08/Aug/07

Bloody spooky. Wish I'd chucked a rope on for this one.
robbo - Solo - 28/Jul/07

Kevin Haynes
scullymammoth - Lead - 03/Jun/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2007

alaan - Solo O/S - 03/Dec/06

mattyork2 - Solo - 03/Dec/06

Hidden - Solo - 29/Oct/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Sep/06

towdman - Solo O/S - 15/Jul/06

Profile Removed 22 - 2nd O/S - 05/May/06

Brown - Solo O/S - 24/Mar/06 with Henry

cem - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/05 with Sally Dipple

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Mar/05

cake. except for the last move which stops you in your flow
Alex Mason - Solo - Mar/05 with tony holdsworth

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 2005

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Jul/04

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/04

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/03 with Paul

Almost fell of backwards topping out as someone was flying their bird-of-prey from the top of the crag and had sent it my way!!! Almost took my head off!!!
slacky - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/03 with Gary Shephard

pauldr - Solo O/S - 2003

Phill Mitch - Lead O/S - 2002 with wayne

Climbed on TR on 26.3.00 with Scotty. Again on 4.10.03 Lead on 4.5.07 Art 2nd.
stevo smith - Solo rpt - 28/Oct/01

Hidden - Lead - Jul/01

martroberts - Solo O/S - 23/May/01

Chris Reid - Lead O/S - May/01

ChrisJD - Lead - 21/Apr/01 with ChrisC

Roget - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/00

DanEm - Lead O/S - 1995

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 25/Jan/89

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jan/89

Andy Say - Solo O/S - 22/May/87

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/83

John Marsland - Lead - 1979

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, gazdw, jeffsheard, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 98
hard E10 of 36
E10 of 36
easy E10 of 36
hard HVS0 of 36
HVS4 of 36
easy HVS16 of 36
hard VS15 of 36
VS1 of 36
easy VS0 of 36
hard 5a0 of 33
5a0 of 33
easy 5a0 of 33
hard 4c11 of 33
4c21 of 33
easy 4c1 of 33
hard 4b0 of 33
4b0 of 33
easy 4b0 of 33
3 Stars0 of 29
2 Stars4 of 29
1 Star22 of 29
0 Stars3 of 29
Bag of .....0 of 29
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Style of ascent

Soloed36 of 134 (26.9%)
Lead64 of 134 (47.8%)
Followed29 of 134 (21.6%)
Toproped2 of 134 (1.5%)
Unknown3 of 134 (2.2%)

'Climbed'40 of 134 (29.9%)
clean O/S79 of 134 (59.0%)
clean β4 of 134 (3.0%)
clean rpt7 of 134 (5.2%)
clean RP1 of 134 (0.7%)
dogged2 of 134 (1.5%)
dnf1 of 134 (0.7%)