VIDEO: Pete Robins - Isles of Wonder - 8Bby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Sep/2012
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Here's the video of the first ascent, courtesy of DMM in which Pete climbs the problem (which is very steep, so stays quite dry in the rain) but has to battle hard with the soaking wet 5c top-out.
Well done Pete!
To find out more about Pete Robins, check out this in depth interview and profile - Meet Pete Robins
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