32m.

Rockfax Description
A long diagonal pitch (30m) with some good climbing. Low in the grade. Start up Goldfinger to the second bolt. Traverse right into the semi-rest of Minos. Continue right via a very hard move, almost to the belay of Gonads. Climb straight up to the top. © Rockfax

FA. Simon Nadin, Richard Davies 1984

Ticklists: Peak Rock/15/The Dawn of Sport:A Bolt From the Blue, Peak limestone north graded list - sport, UK 8a and up.


ClimberDateStyle
mrteale 16/Jul Lead RP

Get in! First 8a. First proper redpoint siege and weirdly really enjoyed the grind. 3rd go today, surprised myself as I felt tired. 6th sesh overall.

mrteale 14/Jul Lead dog

Ok, make the clip, little shake out, breathe. You've done this before. take the side pull, left knee down, roll over left hand, thumb goes on. Inhale, tense core, slight detraction left arm, pop right index and middle finger onto intermediate, turn up left knee, move again with right and stretch up for high crimp, swing high left foot, clip with left hand, exhale. Inhale, right foot up onto smear, twist hips left, left hand cross-through to high undercut, twist further left, exhale, inhale, pop right hand to side pull, tense core, move left foot in, inhale, exhale, inhale, you fell off here before, right foot swing to small edge, this is new, exhale, right hand pop to last side pull, inhale, you can't fall now, it's done, exhale, flag left leg underneath right, don't drop this, inhale, move right hand down to the flatty, fuck I'm tired, inhale exhale, swap feet, inhale exhale, shit, right foot up, inhale, exhale fuck, cross through left hand to poor gaston, inhale, last fucking hard move and it's done, stop shaking, jus- NOOOOO!

Matt Broadhurst 13/Jul Lead RP

2nd session and 2nd redpoint. Felt like a path with better beta for the start.

with Rach, Tom D
Hidden 10/Jul Lead RP
mrteale 26/Jun Lead dog

3rd session on, worked out a sequence that will go. Just need conditions to be alright and not come unstuck on the tricky crux move. Done in two parts today.

with Penny
Hidden 24/Jun Lead RP
Apharri 19/Jun Lead
penny.orr 11/Jun -

On redpoint now... So close to sticking the crux move. Such a great route!!

penny.orr 04/Jun Lead dog

A quick session just to remember where the holds are. Great moves!

Jon Garside 02/Oct/16 Lead RP
with Alice Thompson
Hidden 25/Sep/16 Lead RP
Dave Bond 02/Sep/16 Lead RP
with mike
LBrown 08/Aug/16 Lead RP

2RP. In a session, after doing celebration a couple of weeks previously.

with Alex
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 05/Aug/16 Lead RP

First 8a in quite a while, good to feel 'on it' again. Probably soft, but most importantly it's good!!

with Mal Scott
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 02/Aug/16 Lead dog

The world's worst conditions prevented a send, but were adequate enough to work a few of the moves...just... Very condensed!!

with Dan Hoyle
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 30/Jul/16 Lead dog

Reckon this could have gone in a session if I was on form...but I wasn't...so it didn't...

penny.orr 30/Jul/16 Lead dog

Psyched to try the moves on this - it even felt pretty plausible! Very techy.

Hidden 08/Jul/16 Lead RP
Dave Musgrove Jnr 03/Jul/16 Lead RP

2nd go

Hidden ?/Jul/16 Lead RP
mic_b 30/Jun/16 Lead RP
with Ian
Hidden 23/Jun/16 Lead dnf
Harry Chaplin ?/Jun/16 Lead RP
AdamHodgson 24/May/16 Lead RP
Haydn Jones 23/May/16 2nd rpt

Retro flash with wills beta.

with Will p smith
Hidden 06/May/16 Lead dnf
w.pettet-smith ?/May/16 -

First 8a. Took a few sessions, really enjoyable.

Hidden ??/2016 -
Hidden 13/Oct/15 Lead RP
nathanlee 10/Oct/15 Lead RP

Should've gone second go, instead took three sessions! Shambles redpointing! Fantastically techy

with Michaela Tracy, Maddy, Duncan Campbell
Duncan Campbell 10/Oct/15 Lead dog

Great technical climbing though with only one really hard section containing one really hard move. Tried it Nathan's way - too reachy. Maddies way - too on-off. Finally tried michaelas way and it seems the best of the bunch.

with Nathan Lee, Michaela "the champ" Tracy, Maddy
JulesV 29/Aug/15 Lead RP

Fluked my way through first time today having last been on it a few months ago. Very happy with that.

with Shauna
DaveAGiles 12/Aug/15 Lead dog
LisaA 25/Jul/15 Lead RP

In the hot, hot sun. I pretended it was Spain.

with Ed, Andy
Dale Comley 12/Jul/15 Lead RP
steepstuff 09/Jul/15 Lead RP
with Oli
Luke Dawson 16/May/15 Lead RP
Hidden 10/May/15 Lead RP
nicolat 04/May/15 Lead RP

My first 8a- loved the technical climbing.

with James Mitchell
Haydn Jones 02/Oct/14 Lead RP

Ace

with nigel leeming
Ally Smith 09/Aug/14 Lead RP
with GrantB
Ian Broome 07/Aug/14 Lead RP

A devious technical outing.

with Laika, Josh
nige 30/Jun/14 Lead RP
with sven rowan
Ally Smith 26/Jun/14 Lead dog

Super techy - good beta from Jake, but fluffed the flash and then split a tip on a subsequent go.

with Jake
JBO 26/Jun/14 Lead RP

My first 8a.

NDD 12/Jun/14 Lead RP

2nd go.

with sam harvie
Hidden 22/Sep/13 Lead RP
Toby Dunn 25/Aug/13 Lead RP
with Alex Barrows
Ethan 03/Aug/13 Lead
with Don Walker
thrutch 21/Jul/13 Lead dog
with helen
emily_allen 26/Jun/13 Lead RP
Hidden 16/Jun/13 Lead RP
miastacey 03/Jun/13 Lead RP
with Bob Smith
realbobsmith 28/Apr/13 Lead RP

numb fingers from crux onwards

bigie bob 27/Apr/13 Lead RP
kristian 29/Oct/11 Lead RP

Felt hard with frozen fingers. Good.

Hidden 07/Aug/10 Lead RP
dominic lee 25/May/10 Lead RP

2nd RP

with andy elliot
jondude 04/May/10 Lead RP
with Pete Clark
Fraser13 ??/2010 Lead RP
Boy ??/2008 -
robyn1 ??/2007 -
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