Rockfax Description
A famously hard problem with a grade that varies depending on your flexibility. Three holds to connect, either dynamically or statically, it's up to you. f8B from sitting. © Rockfax

FA. Jason Myers 1995

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
mop449 12 Oct Sent dnf Managed to get the heel on, but upward progress seemed impossible.
Managed to get the heel on, but upward progress seemed impossible.
bustermartin 26 Sep Sent rpt
Hidden 1 Mar Sent dnf
Hidden 27 Feb Sent dnf
bustermartin 19 Feb - brilliant, first tried a decade ago
brilliant, first tried a decade ago
SandyJJS 14 Feb Sent x Using anything but a solution heel was key
Using anything but a solution heel was key
Joe Lawson 11 Feb Sent x My ordeal is finally over
My ordeal is finally over
sev 27 Jan Sent x 2nd go
2nd go
ducko 17 Jan - Struggled with body positions on this, thanks to ash for the beta. Good to tick this classic
with AshWH
Struggled with body positions on this, thanks to ash for the beta. Good to tick this classic
with AshWH
Finley1234 6 Jan Sent dnf A few great moves off of the crimpy ledge. I tried it quickly but didn't have much time before it got dark.
A few great moves off of the crimpy ledge. I tried it quickly but didn't have much time before it got dark.
Hugobristol 24 Oct, 2018 Sent dnf Did all the moves except the last, and linked it to matched on the rail from the ground. So surprised by this- thought it would completely shut me down.
with sam
Did all the moves except the last, and linked it to matched on the rail from the ground. So surprised by this- thought it would completely shut me down.
with sam
Hidden 23 Oct, 2018 Sent x
tedswag 28 May, 2018 Sent dnf
Hidden 24 Feb, 2018 Sent
James Oakes 30 Jan, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 19 Nov, 2017 Sent x
Hidden 12 Nov, 2017 -
C coldwell-storry 3 Oct, 2017 Sent x usual overhyped Peaky w#nker sh*t
with Jake Rogers
usual overhyped Peaky w#nker sh*t
with Jake Rogers
Hidden 16 Sep, 2017 -
mr_johnso ?Sep, 2017 Sent
Henry.Todman 5 Aug, 2017 Sent x Finally sent it! Really did not expect it to happen in the summer heat but somehow I just floated up it on my first try of the session.
Finally sent it! Really did not expect it to happen in the summer heat but somehow I just floated up it on my first try of the session.
biomedmatt 10 Apr, 2017 Sent dnf
with Ewan Prior
with Ewan Prior
Simon_Letman 25 Mar, 2017 Sent x
Hidden 14 Mar, 2017 Sent dnf
JamesTurnbull97 9 Mar, 2017 Sent x Did it the first time I stuck the first move. Overrated?
with Flo
Did it the first time I stuck the first move. Overrated?
with Flo
Matthew Bennett 8 Mar, 2017 Sent x Happy to get it quickly after trying it several times before, part of an unbelievable day of sends
Happy to get it quickly after trying it several times before, part of an unbelievable day of sends
Toby 7 Mar, 2017 Sent Haven't tried for years and wasn't expecting anything. Over the moon!
Haven't tried for years and wasn't expecting anything. Over the moon!
fennerz 4 Feb, 2017 Sent rpt
with Jocelyn
with Jocelyn
eazyclimbing 22 Jan, 2017 Sent
with henry
with henry
GrahamGiles 4 Dec, 2016 Sent x A mythical problem I've dreamt about since the early climbing days. Had a few tries the day before not really getting to the second hold. Came back the day after with better conditions and was just getting spat off just before going for the jug then our of nowhere had one of them tries where everything just feels perfect and just seemed to float up it. Brilliant!
A mythical problem I've dreamt about since the early climbing days. Had a few tries the day before not really getting to the second hold. Came back the day after with better conditions and was just getting spat off just before going for the jug then our of nowhere had one of them tries where everything just feels perfect and just seemed to float up it. Brilliant!
EdGS 19 Nov, 2016 Sent dnf The seed is sown.
with Sam Roberts, Frankie Tucker, SuperYumm, Yasmin Roberts
The seed is sown.
with Sam Roberts, Frankie Tucker, SuperYumm, Yasmin Roberts
Sandy Moore 5 Nov, 2016 Sent Happy this went in a session!
Happy this went in a session!
Sam Lawson 2 Nov, 2016 Sent x
Tom Briggs 10 Apr, 2016 Sent After 15 years of trying : )
with Rachel Briggs
After 15 years of trying : )
with Rachel Briggs
andrew hammond 25 Mar, 2016 Sent in a session!
in a session!
Ian Broome 13 Feb, 2016 Sent Going right hand first.
Going right hand first.
northy1983 7 Feb, 2016 Sent After trying, it many years ago with no success,I was massively surprised I got it within 10 go's. Well happy
After trying, it many years ago with no success,I was massively surprised I got it within 10 go's. Well happy
Gus 7 Feb, 2016 Sent dnf shambles heelhook tekkers
with Nick Dubeast
shambles heelhook tekkers
with Nick Dubeast
Matt.c.Warner 1 Feb, 2016 Sent x
stevedude888 16 Jan, 2016 Sent x Banging
Banging
Timothy Graham Peck 16 Jan, 2016 Sent x YEAAHHHH. Pure class. Felt like butter.
with Howard, @ndyM@rsh@ll, steve
YEAAHHHH. Pure class. Felt like butter.
with Howard, @ndyM@rsh@ll, steve
Hamish mas ??, 2016 Sent x
Dom_wragg ??, 2016 Sent
Ed morris 29 Dec, 2015 Sent x Straight after deliverance in fading light. 4 tries.
with Jade
Straight after deliverance in fading light. 4 tries.
with Jade
mark20 23 Dec, 2015 Sent x
masonwoods101 20 Dec, 2015 Sent x Awsome
Awsome
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 4 Dec, 2015 Sent x Much like West Side Story, this was another one I thought would never go - then I did them both in the same week.
with Will Pettet Smith, Nick Brown - UKC, penny.orr
Much like West Side Story, this was another one I thought would never go - then I did them both in the same week.
with Will Pettet Smith, Nick Brown - UKC, penny.orr
Nick Brown - UKC 4 Dec, 2015 Sent rpt
brices 25 Oct, 2015 Sent dnf
Hidden 25 Oct, 2015 Sent dnf
Jackwd 25 Oct, 2015 Sent dnf Got to the first gaston move. Need to work on my shoulders and hip strength.
Got to the first gaston move. Need to work on my shoulders and hip strength.
Don Jebus 3 Oct, 2015 Sent x second session at night
second session at night
Andrew Barker 3 Oct, 2015 Sent x After several sessions over three years. Feels like a bit of a milestone.
After several sessions over three years. Feels like a bit of a milestone.
Andrew Barker 30 Sep, 2015 Sent dnf Tickled the jug a couple of times.
Tickled the jug a couple of times.
Luke Dawson 19 May, 2015 Sent x not my style... but soft 7c
not my style... but soft 7c
BenjaminLinneRyn 25 Apr, 2015 Sent
zombie_pat 19 Apr, 2015 Sent dnf
Hidden 11 Mar, 2015 Sent x
_m.cox_ 7 Mar, 2015 Sent x Classic
with Prajak
Classic
with Prajak
Hidden 7 Mar, 2015 Sent dnf
Haydn Jones 21 Feb, 2015 Sent x Felt easy today! First try tonight
with NOBODY
Felt easy today! First try tonight
with NOBODY
quiffhanger 8 Feb, 2015 Sent dnf Account officially opened by an inspiring first-go repeat from Dan.
with adam 24, Angus12345, Dan
Account officially opened by an inspiring first-go repeat from Dan.
with adam 24, Angus12345, Dan
Stevie.Toft 5 Feb, 2015 Sent
Alex moore 4 Feb, 2015 Sent
Love Gleisner ?Jan, 2015 Sent
Hidden 6 Dec, 2014 Sent x
CosmicHobo 5 Nov, 2014 Sent x
Hidden 25 Oct, 2014 Sent dnf
marcduhig 1 Jun, 2014 Sent dnf
BillyRidal 4 May, 2014 Sent x
jakk 12 Apr, 2014 Sent Brilliant problem, went quickly, psyched!
Brilliant problem, went quickly, psyched!
PeterDawson 23 Mar, 2014 Sent x
zombie_pat 15 Mar, 2014 Sent dnf
EliotStephens 15 Mar, 2014 Sent rpt still the best problem I've done.
with AshWH
still the best problem I've done.
with AshWH
BobbyG 26 Feb, 2014 Sent Awesome problem, one off the life list.
with tom rookes, mantle87
Awesome problem, one off the life list.
with tom rookes, mantle87
tedswag 23 Feb, 2014 Sent dnf
Euan McFadyen ?Jan, 2014 -
Fraser13 ??, 2014 -
mic_b 29 Dec, 2013 Sent x
with heidi m
with heidi m
AlistairB 30 Nov, 2013 Sent x 3 lantern sessions. Mega-classic, so happy to have done this. Not something I ever thought I'd be capable of.
3 lantern sessions. Mega-classic, so happy to have done this. Not something I ever thought I'd be capable of.
ben.meakin 13 Nov, 2013 Sent x
Ally Smith 10 Nov, 2013 Sent dnf
Hidden ?Nov, 2013 Sent dnf
Hidden 31 Oct, 2013 Sent x
Ally Smith 26 Oct, 2013 Sent dnf Lost lots of skin - heel wouldn't roll over onto the right spot - another indication i need to stretch it out some
Lost lots of skin - heel wouldn't roll over onto the right spot - another indication i need to stretch it out some
Henry.Todman ?Sep, 2013 Sent dnf Getting closer. Definitely coming back for it!
Getting closer. Definitely coming back for it!
fyfee8a ?May, 2013 -
realbobsmith 23 Apr, 2013 Sent
whitehouse_rhys 20 Apr, 2013 Sent x so happy to have sent this on my first real crack at it, really surreal night time sesh with lights around the top of the pit
with craig osbourne
so happy to have sent this on my first real crack at it, really surreal night time sesh with lights around the top of the pit
with craig osbourne
al123 14 Mar, 2013 Sent rpt 1st go
with Sean W, Chris Davies, nathanlee
1st go
with Sean W, Chris Davies, nathanlee
xican 4 Mar, 2013 Sent x hell yeah. well hard going right first.
hell yeah. well hard going right first.
Hidden 19 Feb, 2013 Sent
Hidden 2 Feb, 2013 Sent rpt
Kyle Rance 2 Feb, 2013 Sent x Second go on third session. Wanted this for years, really happy.
Second go on third session. Wanted this for years, really happy.
Hidden ?Feb, 2013 -
barni 30 Jan, 2013 Sent dnf
archiecb 5 Jan, 2013 Sent x So happy to have finally done this boulder. Thought it wouldnt be possible when I first gave it a go, but I just kept trying and then it went first attempt today. Well chuffed!
So happy to have finally done this boulder. Thought it wouldnt be possible when I first gave it a go, but I just kept trying and then it went first attempt today. Well chuffed!
jussyrockstar 1 Dec, 2012 -
al123 24 Nov, 2012 Sent rpt
Apharri 23 Nov, 2012 Sent x
jake_haddock 17 Nov, 2012 Sent x A midnight ascent with the head torches on Saturday night. Psyched!
A midnight ascent with the head torches on Saturday night. Psyched!
al123 11 Nov, 2012 Sent 3rd go today. better conditions and skin made it feel easier.
3rd go today. better conditions and skin made it feel easier.
al123 4 Nov, 2012 Sent 1st session on this, such a great problem. Bit of a dream bloc even! 7C.
1st session on this, such a great problem. Bit of a dream bloc even! 7C.
AshWH 6 Oct, 2012 Sent x first of the grade, thanks to eliot for body position beta
first of the grade, thanks to eliot for body position beta
EliotStephens 6 Oct, 2012 Sent x Best Ive done. One off the lifetime list. 'You've got to have the vision'
with AshWH
Best Ive done. One off the lifetime list. 'You've got to have the vision'
with AshWH
hamer89 3 Oct, 2012 Lead RP grit at its best
grit at its best
Hidden 30 Sep, 2012 Sent
Tophe 29 Sep, 2012 Sent
Hidden 29 Sep, 2012 Sent x
kieranrex 1 Sep, 2012 - Probably the best problem I've ever done
with luke384, Tim Peck
Probably the best problem I've ever done
with luke384, Tim Peck
Castleclimber 29 Jul, 2012 Sent x First session forty five minutes before dark on 24/07/12; rained off after thirty minutes on 28/07/12. Sent it fifth attempt of day three.
First session forty five minutes before dark on 24/07/12; rained off after thirty minutes on 28/07/12. Sent it fifth attempt of day three.
peewee2008 12 May, 2012 Sent x 2 short sessions, syked!!
with CBA
2 short sessions, syked!!
with CBA
siwid 3 May, 2012 - Unexpected! Thanks Tim and Sam
Unexpected! Thanks Tim and Sam
fennerz 14 Apr, 2012 Sent x terrible conditions, took about ten goes, totally unexpected!
with Me, Myself and I
terrible conditions, took about ten goes, totally unexpected!
with Me, Myself and I
robertmortonlloyd 24 Mar, 2012 Sent x
TCCB 11 Mar, 2012 Sent dnf About as close as you could possibly get to doing it without doing it... Warm greasy conditions and was sticking the first move every time and fingertips were over the jug but my train was too early! Next Time!!
About as close as you could possibly get to doing it without doing it... Warm greasy conditions and was sticking the first move every time and fingertips were over the jug but my train was too early! Next Time!!
nathanlee 21 Feb, 2012 Sent x dried it with my hat, not ideal conditions. 3rd session. massively psyched to climb this peak rite of passage. http://vimeo.com/37262361
dried it with my hat, not ideal conditions. 3rd session. massively psyched to climb this peak rite of passage. http://vimeo.com/37262361
Hidden 8 Feb, 2012 Sent x
highrepute 1 Feb, 2012 Sent
loonyclimber 15 Jan, 2012 Sent x Despatched first go today. Previous session disastrous! Chuffed!
with leepip
Despatched first go today. Previous session disastrous! Chuffed!
with leepip
BenNorman 8 Jan, 2012 Sent x After trying all day yesterday, went first time i did the first move today, never screamed so much when i grabbed that jug, incredible!!
After trying all day yesterday, went first time i did the first move today, never screamed so much when i grabbed that jug, incredible!!
Danny_boulders ??, 2012 -
Hidden 20 Oct, 2011 -
dannyboy83 15 Oct, 2011 Sent x 2nd go, very unexpected
2nd go, very unexpected
Beastly Squirrel 28 May, 2011 Sent x Amazing problem, took most of 1session, and so pleased to have climbed this whilst im still 14 - first font 7c+!!!!
Amazing problem, took most of 1session, and so pleased to have climbed this whilst im still 14 - first font 7c+!!!!
malx ?May, 2011 Sent x A few weeks after doing the Eiger. Probably my best ever month of climbing
A few weeks after doing the Eiger. Probably my best ever month of climbing
Hidden 26 Mar, 2011 Sent dnf
Somerset swede basher 12 Mar, 2011 Sent x 3rd session, Not stuck the second hold before, went as soon as I latched the second hold properly! Awesome, so pleased.
with Katharine
3rd session, Not stuck the second hold before, went as soon as I latched the second hold properly! Awesome, so pleased.
with Katharine
alaan 7 Mar, 2011 Sent x Second session but went quickly today - so surprised to be at the jug! Excellent problem.
Second session but went quickly today - so surprised to be at the jug! Excellent problem.
Adam Lincoln 4 Mar, 2011 Sent Repeat
with Jim Hilliard, Adam Long
Repeat
with Jim Hilliard, Adam Long
Mike Goldthorp 2 Mar, 2011 Sent x YYFY! Real sunny day but the pit was lovely n cold. Couldnt do it with anasazi heel but boshed it first try when I changed to testarossas - right tool for the job. 7c in the right conditions.
YYFY! Real sunny day but the pit was lovely n cold. Couldnt do it with anasazi heel but boshed it first try when I changed to testarossas - right tool for the job. 7c in the right conditions.
AdamjBailes ?Feb, 2011 - did in 20 mins.
did in 20 mins.
Matthew reid 29 Jan, 2011 Sent x under an hour 10th try? 7b+/ soft 7c
under an hour 10th try? 7b+/ soft 7c
grey wolf 29 Jan, 2011 Sent x brilliant, took bout 20 mins...standing on top was such a great feeling!
brilliant, took bout 20 mins...standing on top was such a great feeling!
markalmack 9 Jan, 2011 Sent dnf
Hidden 9 Jan, 2011 Sent dnf
marijus ??, 2011 -
Ethan 27 Nov, 2010 Sent
with Don Walker
with Don Walker
Ally Smith 12 Nov, 2010 Sent x
with Gareth
with Gareth
Dave Musgrove Jnr 17 Oct, 2010 Sent
Oliver 7 Apr, 2010 Sent One day.
One day.
Hidden 6 Apr, 2010 -
Cailean Harker 20 Jan, 2010 Sent
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
TomHaigh 1 Dec, 2009 Sent x
aliblacky ?Dec, 2009 -
Hidden ?Dec, 2009 -
Hidden 29 Oct, 2009 Sent x
andy gravestock 25 Oct, 2009 Sent x third session would have gone on the second if skin hadnt ripped getting that jug is an amazing buzz get in there so much history so much class .......
with dad and trev and jordi folk
third session would have gone on the second if skin hadnt ripped getting that jug is an amazing buzz get in there so much history so much class .......
with dad and trev and jordi folk
Brandon Copley 18 Oct, 2009 Sent x Felt really good to get that jug! Its very mentaly hard. Not too hard withthe moves its just getting everything right. Cool climbing though, now onto some steep stuff!
with liam
Felt really good to get that jug! Its very mentaly hard. Not too hard withthe moves its just getting everything right. Cool climbing though, now onto some steep stuff!
with liam
Liam Copley 18 Oct, 2009 Sent x 1st Go, 2nd session,I then did it 2 more times (in a row) to keep warmed up haha, awesome moves, psychically pretty piss but more mental & technically, hmm maybe 7C, no, hmm..
with Brandon,James Jacobs, and another guy
1st Go, 2nd session,I then did it 2 more times (in a row) to keep warmed up haha, awesome moves, psychically pretty piss but more mental & technically, hmm maybe 7C, no, hmm..
with Brandon,James Jacobs, and another guy
Hidden 18 Jan, 2009 Sent dnf
Hidden 11 Dec, 2008 Sent
lx 24 Mar, 2008 Sent soooo happy!
with alison
soooo happy!
with alison
Hidden 8 Feb, 2008 Sent x
stato ??, 2008 Sent x
hutch 12 Dec, 2007 Sent x
jondude 11 Dec, 2007 Sent x Did in one session, well pleased! About 5 tries.
Did in one session, well pleased! About 5 tries.
Andrew Jennings 9 Nov, 2006 Sent
Boy ??, 2006 - With right hand first beta
With right hand first beta
Hidden 19 Feb, 2005 Sent x
Hidden ??, 2005 -
Neil Amos ??, 2005 -
adamreah 20 Jun, 2004 -
Ben Bransby ??, 2000 Solo
Hidden 6 Nov, 1999 Sent x
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Style of Ascent
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