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Renrock* E1 5a

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[lewi on a bold arete at wharnecliffe, 2 kb]8m. The right-hand edge of the slab is balancy and protection is lacking. Escape into the gully is not easy once committed! © ROCKFAX
FA. Rod Wilson late 1950s 1957

Photo: lewi on a bold arete at wharnecliffe © john lynch
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This climb is in 61 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Jake n Lee's first hard solo.
adi bryant - Solo rpt - 10/May/14 with Jake, Lee

Spongeclimber - Solo O/S - 10/May/14 with preetpal, adi bryant, lee godson

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 09/May/14

WillDoyle - Solo - 29/Apr/14

top roped moll on it. .
adi bryant - 18/Feb/14 with Ben, Molly-George

adi bryant - Solo rpt - 25/Oct/13

Tamati - Solo - 23/Oct/13

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 23/Oct/13

Hidden - TR O/S - 23/Sep/13

Deezel65 - Solo RP - 27/Jun/13

Nice solo, Thought provoking.
deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/13

First E1 solo. Interesting moves.
gavinpeach - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/13

jon_gill1 - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/13 with john ripley

Hidden - Solo dnf - 06/Oct/12

john lynch - Solo - 22/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Jul/12

lovely arete climbing and perfect friction
martroberts - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/12

1 micro-wire and a peenut - but I didn't want to fall off
Cake - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Howard, John Cooper

slacky - Solo O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Gary

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

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

Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/11

adi bryant - Solo - 07/Apr/11

Roped solo to bring up second.
jshields - Solo - 25/Sep/10 with Ed James

Hidden - TR - 29/Jul/10

Hidden - Solo β - 25/Jul/10

Dave Foster - Solo - 31/May/10

john lynch - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/10

lovely climbing, nice and delicate, just my type
Bill Lawrence - Solo O/S - 06/Mar/10 with andy lawrence

Boy - Nov/09 with Nige Kershaw

IBR Paul - TR O/S - 16/Jul/09 with Helen

Helen23 - TR - 15/Jul/09 with Paul Sheppard

edd rab - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/09

towdman - TR - 23/Jul/08

Very straightforward solo for me. No complications at all. Never considered the landing or escape... Footholds are maaaasive!
Cragrat Rich - Solo O/S - 29/May/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/May/08

atom - TR - 05/Jan/08 with Lee Parker

Jethro - TR - Jan/08 with Adam Lindley

Wd have wrecked my knee!
JohnHutch - TR dnf - 12/Jul/07 with L

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/May/07

(HVS 5a) in Stanage Peak Climbs Guidebook.
stevo smith - Lead O/S - 04/May/07 with Arthur smith (Dad)

Lukey B - TR RP - Apr/07

Brown - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/07

Really enjoyed this one. Last move was a bit scary.
robbo - Solo O/S - 2007

darren1 - 04/Jun/05

Tim W - Solo - 04/Jun/05

Iggy_B - Solo O/S - 2005 with Simon Troop

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

Landed on Tobs - thanks mate!
SteveM - Solo dnf - 26/Oct/03 with Tobs

Phill Mitch - Lead O/S - 2002 with wayne

Hidden - TR - Jul/01

ChrisJD - Solo - 21/Apr/01

BlueJohn - 2nd - Apr/01 with JohnnyM

tlr - Solo - 2000

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/98

Tim W - 2nd - 25/Aug/98

Roget - Solo O/S - 14/May/95 with jon

Hidden - Solo - 17/Jul/91

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

Pete Pozman - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/86

Tom V - 1980

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Voting
Total votes cast 34
hard E20 of 8
E20 of 8
easy E20 of 8
hard E10 of 8
E16 of 8
easy E12 of 8
hard HVS0 of 8
HVS0 of 8
easy HVS0 of 8
hard 5b0 of 13
5b0 of 13
easy 5b1 of 13
hard 5a4 of 13
5a8 of 13
easy 5a0 of 13
hard 4c0 of 13
4c0 of 13
easy 4c0 of 13
3 Stars0 of 13
2 Stars3 of 13
1 Star10 of 13
0 Stars0 of 13
Bag of .....0 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed39 of 61 (63.9%)
Lead6 of 61 (9.8%)
Followed2 of 61 (3.3%)
Toproped10 of 61 (16.4%)
Unknown4 of 61 (6.6%)

'Climbed'26 of 61 (42.6%)
clean O/S25 of 61 (41.0%)
clean β2 of 61 (3.3%)
clean rpt3 of 61 (4.9%)
clean RP2 of 61 (3.3%)
dnf3 of 61 (4.9%)