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A slightly inferior version of Comedy. Finish at the Comedy lower-off. © Rockfax

FA. G. Desroy 1994

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Paul B 8 Aug, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: I wouldnt say so..solid 7b+ just steep
βeta?
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βeta: I wouldnt say so..solid 7b+ just steep
Steve Crowe 25 May, 2002 Show βeta
βeta: equally as popular
βeta?
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βeta: equally as popular
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Seb Grieve 19 Aug Lead RP Wow, 3 very hard moves and then it is nearly over. Feels tough.
Wow, 3 very hard moves and then it is nearly over. Feels tough.
Hidden 12 Aug Lead RP
david morse 12 Aug Lead RP 2nd session, 1st redpoint. Better than comedy I reckon
with Pete D
2nd session, 1st redpoint. Better than comedy I reckon
with Pete D
Hidden 30 Jul Lead RP
noshjewbold 25 Jul Lead RP Fell off after the last clip second go then got a flapper on the dyno to the jug after the first clip. First go after putting the clips in today. Great route, as good if not better than comedy
with Rob
Fell off after the last clip second go then got a flapper on the dyno to the jug after the first clip. First go after putting the clips in today. Great route, as good if not better than comedy
with Rob
Haydn Jones 14 Jul Lead O/S
with Seb griev
with Seb griev
Reeceballme123 7 Jul Lead dnf
Michael Bortoluzzi 7 Jul Lead RP I also thought there wasn't much in it between Comedy and this. Both suited me though so happy days!
I also thought there wasn't much in it between Comedy and this. Both suited me though so happy days!
Owen Diba 30 Jun Lead RP V good
V good
dannyboy83 19 May Lead RP
John Kettle 16 May Lead RP
Lloyders 30 Apr Lead RP
Hidden 30 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
FloTilley 21 Aug, 2018 Lead rpt
SimonTilley 14 Aug, 2018 Lead dog Hard start on slightly wet hold,use heal toe on this. Need feet sorting . Off jug use far right heal hook. Above use heal in high left.
Hard start on slightly wet hold,use heal toe on this. Need feet sorting . Off jug use far right heal hook. Above use heal in high left.
Hidden 4 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
TRFrost 18 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
with P. Dickinson
with P. Dickinson
Adam Booth 10 Jul, 2018 Lead dog Too unfit for this at the moment, but from what I remember it felt way harder than Comedy?!
Too unfit for this at the moment, but from what I remember it felt way harder than Comedy?!
Hidden 17 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
Hidden 2 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
Matt Broadhurst 30 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Sut 15 May, 2018 Lead
Climber53 ??, 2018 -
Hidden 22 Aug, 2017 Lead
Ramon Marin 22 Jul, 2017 Lead RP 3rd go. 7c
with viki harvey
3rd go. 7c
with viki harvey
Patrick Hill 3 Jun, 2017 Lead RP
with oliver.ghill91, Scottish Nick
with oliver.ghill91, Scottish Nick
oliver.ghill91 ?Jun, 2017 Lead β
with Juliette, Patrick Hill
with Juliette, Patrick Hill
robertmichaellovell 9 Apr, 2017 Lead see, fine.
with Paul Smith
see, fine.
with Paul Smith
robertmichaellovell 8 Apr, 2017 Lead dog didn't try hard enough. tried someone else's beta. a hold was wet. apart from that it's basically fine
with Paul Smith
didn't try hard enough. tried someone else's beta. a hold was wet. apart from that it's basically fine
with Paul Smith
Hidden 8 Apr, 2017 Lead RP
Hidden ??, 2017 -
stp 10 Oct, 2016 Lead RP Very cold and windy today. Changed sequences for both the first crux and the second and then did it second try. Not as hard as I'd previously thought with the new beta but still a stiff 7b+. Top route, bouldery with good shakes.
with Ben Moon
Very cold and windy today. Changed sequences for both the first crux and the second and then did it second try. Not as hard as I'd previously thought with the new beta but still a stiff 7b+. Top route, bouldery with good shakes.
with Ben Moon
JamesTurnbull97 21 Sep, 2016 Lead β good beta from Paul, enjoyed the climbing
with Paul & Nat Bennett
good beta from Paul, enjoyed the climbing
with Paul & Nat Bennett
stp 16 Sep, 2016 Lead dog Felt much better than earlier in the year, partly better conditions, partly stronger. Fell on last slap to jug below 3rd bolt. Tweaked elbow slightly. Great route.
with Chris Plant
Felt much better than earlier in the year, partly better conditions, partly stronger. Fell on last slap to jug below 3rd bolt. Tweaked elbow slightly. Great route.
with Chris Plant
Hidden 27 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
Hidden 27 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
Hidden 27 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
Joe Lawson 23 Aug, 2016 Lead RP
Jacob Bloodworth 16 Aug, 2016 Lead RP Found this harder than comedy.
Found this harder than comedy.
samrad 6 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with Bennykr
with Bennykr
John_Beesley 29 Jul, 2016 Lead RP Great climb! Got a little scared at the top first couple of goes but felt fine on the RP attempt! What a beginning too!!
with mop449
Great climb! Got a little scared at the top first couple of goes but felt fine on the RP attempt! What a beginning too!!
with mop449
Hidden 29 Jul, 2016 Lead RP
mop449 29 Jul, 2016 2nd dnf
robertmctague 14 Jul, 2016 Lead RP
with Mike
with Mike
stp 27 Jun, 2016 Lead dog 3 goes before being midged off (again). Fine route in my anti-style. Need better heelhooking boots next time.
with Zips, Ben Moon
3 goes before being midged off (again). Fine route in my anti-style. Need better heelhooking boots next time.
with Zips, Ben Moon
Tophe 9 Jun, 2016 Lead
with jesse rees, Tom Adams, funsized
with jesse rees, Tom Adams, funsized
Harry Chaplin ?Jun, 2016 Lead RP
Hidden 17 May, 2016 Lead RP
Hidden 28 Apr, 2016 Lead dog
Hidden 17 Apr, 2016 Lead dog
Hidden ??, 2016 Lead RP
FloTilley ?Aug, 2015 Lead RP
Rachel Slater 26 Jul, 2015 Lead RP Pleased to get this first session this year after falling off the top the one day I tried it last year and thinking that I must have become much weaker since. Caught the big jug at the start right on my fingertips - ouchy!
with Misha
Pleased to get this first session this year after falling off the top the one day I tried it last year and thinking that I must have become much weaker since. Caught the big jug at the start right on my fingertips - ouchy!
with Misha
Hidden 30 Jun, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 21 Jun, 2015 Lead dog
Hidden 16 Jun, 2015 Lead β
Hidden 16 Jun, 2015 Lead dog
Hidden 7 Jun, 2015 Lead dog
PeteH 6 Jun, 2015 Lead RP Dropped this first redpoint from where it joins Comedy - hasn't figured out what to do as hasn't expected to get that r! Third redpoint. Harder start than Comedy but more places to recover.
with Steve Taylor
Dropped this first redpoint from where it joins Comedy - hasn't figured out what to do as hasn't expected to get that r! Third redpoint. Harder start than Comedy but more places to recover.
with Steve Taylor
sev 26 May, 2015 Lead dog Harder than comedy i think
Harder than comedy i think
jfreeman 17 May, 2015 Lead O/S
with Chris Arthur
with Chris Arthur
Apharri ??, 2015 Lead
Sarah Pashley ?Sep, 2014 Lead RP
ben.meakin 26 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
Jonny_86 9 Aug, 2014 Lead RP 7c i'm sure... Fun route
7c i'm sure... Fun route
markalmack 5 Aug, 2014 Lead RP so the trick is to climb this as quickly as possible before you get pumped.
with ctodd
so the trick is to climb this as quickly as possible before you get pumped.
with ctodd
Patrick Hill 4 Aug, 2014 Lead dog Linked in 2 sections, great steep climbing. Next time.
Linked in 2 sections, great steep climbing. Next time.
BillyRidal 1 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
masonwoods101 25 Jul, 2014 Lead RP 1st rp
1st rp
Rachel Slater 20 Jul, 2014 Lead dog Start is so burly! Slipped off the top 2nd RP then too tired on my next go. One for next time!
with Fraser Hodby
Start is so burly! Slipped off the top 2nd RP then too tired on my next go. One for next time!
with Fraser Hodby
Hidden 15 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
WB 10 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
with Martin
with Martin
Leon Laubscher 3 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
Bennykr 19 Jun, 2014 Lead RP Really fun climbing.
with Alistair
Really fun climbing.
with Alistair
andy jennings 31 May, 2014 Lead dog Must come back for this.
with Chris p, will b
Must come back for this.
with Chris p, will b
Shortarse.Crowley 4 May, 2014 Lead dog Good climbing, pretty tricky for the grade and only worked the moves... Yet to piece it together!
with Justin Critchlow
Good climbing, pretty tricky for the grade and only worked the moves... Yet to piece it together!
with Justin Critchlow
Gill Peet ??, 2014 -
Hidden 4 Oct, 2013 Lead dog
Jon Garside 29 Sep, 2013 Lead RP As routes are graded for the on-sight (not the flash with your mate's beta!) then surely has to be one if the hardest 7b+'s around. No easier than Comedy.
As routes are graded for the on-sight (not the flash with your mate's beta!) then surely has to be one if the hardest 7b+'s around. No easier than Comedy.
Hidden 1 Sep, 2013 Lead RP
innes 26 Aug, 2013 Lead RP 2nd go.
with Tim
2nd go.
with Tim
Luke Dawson 8 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Jun, 2013 Lead dog
chris_j_s 10 Jun, 2013 Lead dog Brutal warm up after nearly 12 months of no sport climbing!! All moves done on second go with a few rests - very happy with that!
with James McCartan
Brutal warm up after nearly 12 months of no sport climbing!! All moves done on second go with a few rests - very happy with that!
with James McCartan
Ethan 4 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Don Walker
with Don Walker
thebigfriendlymoose 6 May, 2013 Lead RP
with Sankey
with Sankey
jacobjacob 22 Apr, 2013 Lead β Fell by the first bolt on an onsight attempt years ago and lowered off, so not technically a flash but it felt like one. Harder than Comedy.
Fell by the first bolt on an onsight attempt years ago and lowered off, so not technically a flash but it felt like one. Harder than Comedy.
keefe ??, 2012 -
AshWH 4 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S another very good route, did not expect the onsight
with Tom Bonnert, Jonny White
another very good route, did not expect the onsight
with Tom Bonnert, Jonny White
will smith11 26 Aug, 2011 Lead RP Got some good beta from John Dunne
Got some good beta from John Dunne
craig matheson 19 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
JM 25 Jun, 2011 Lead RP Did it second go after fluffing the start. Felt desperate at the end of the day. Felt as hard as Comedy so I have voted 7c but I would have to do it fresh to be more objective.
with Dave Pinnington
Did it second go after fluffing the start. Felt desperate at the end of the day. Felt as hard as Comedy so I have voted 7c but I would have to do it fresh to be more objective.
with Dave Pinnington
Rob1988 24 Jun, 2011 Lead RP
with Cal
with Cal
Lord_ash2000 5 Jun, 2011 Lead RP Harder than comedy is you ask me
with JM
Harder than comedy is you ask me
with JM
catt 30 May, 2011 Lead dog Got all the hard moves bolt to bolt, though bottled the easy top with beer fear. Awesome, really keen to get back for this.
with Goonie
Got all the hard moves bolt to bolt, though bottled the easy top with beer fear. Awesome, really keen to get back for this.
with Goonie
Hidden 30 May, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 28 May, 2011 Lead RP
PeteH 10 May, 2011 TR dog Will be back.
with Adam Knightly
Will be back.
with Adam Knightly
westyb3 24 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Heather Ogston
with Heather Ogston
TomPR 11 Apr, 2011 Lead
Toby Dunn 10 Apr, 2011 Lead 7c? 3*? blimey. 1* 7b+.
with Gareth Scott
7c? 3*? blimey. 1* 7b+.
with Gareth Scott
nickmoulden 7 Apr, 2011 TR rpt
with Steve Dunning
with Steve Dunning
nickmoulden 23 Mar, 2011 Lead rpt
with Steve Dunning
with Steve Dunning
Hidden ??, 2011 Lead
jhs3jtmh ??, 2011 Lead
Sean_J 29 Aug, 2010 Lead RP Got it first redpoint attempt. I can see why people say that it's every bit as hard as Comedy, seeing as it's more sustained on less good holds, you just need to keep going on it.
with Andy
Got it first redpoint attempt. I can see why people say that it's every bit as hard as Comedy, seeing as it's more sustained on less good holds, you just need to keep going on it.
with Andy
NDD 24 Aug, 2010 Lead 2nd go. Up to the top on flash but very pumped.
with redpath
2nd go. Up to the top on flash but very pumped.
with redpath
C coldwell-storry 20 Aug, 2010 Lead RP
with rob lay
with rob lay
tom rookes ?Aug, 2010 Lead
Ally Smith 26 Jul, 2010 Lead RP
with Aly
with Aly
Hidden 24 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
Ally Smith 6 Jul, 2010 Lead dog Missed a hold - dogged to top then had to leave
Missed a hold - dogged to top then had to leave
Alex Mason 6 Jul, 2010 Lead RP Cool powerful climbing. Put the draws in then led it, 2nd go. Did it all static on lead which was suprising.
Cool powerful climbing. Put the draws in then led it, 2nd go. Did it all static on lead which was suprising.
derico 12 Jun, 2010 Lead RP
with Dave J
with Dave J
Gus 23 May, 2010 Lead RP
nickmoulden 20 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Steve Dunning
with Steve Dunning
bigie bob 15 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden ?May, 2010 -
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
Adam Lincoln ??, 2010 Lead
Stewart B 16 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Dave Redpath
with Dave Redpath
uptown 10 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Keeg
with Keeg
Ram MkiV 1 Sep, 2009 Lead RP put clips in, then did it 1st rp. Awesome fun route.
with noaks, Guy, andy, Al
put clips in, then did it 1st rp. Awesome fun route.
with noaks, Guy, andy, Al
Matt Fry 10 Jul, 2009 Lead RP So close on the flash, placing draws, with good beta from Gaz! Past all the hard climbing the fell going for the good pocket by the 4th clip. 1st RP. Prefer it to Comedy personally.
So close on the flash, placing draws, with good beta from Gaz! Past all the hard climbing the fell going for the good pocket by the 4th clip. 1st RP. Prefer it to Comedy personally.
Eduardo Martinez 7 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S Waited years for perfect conditions when I felt strong and fit. Just followed the chalk as I saw it. Not watched anyone on it beforehand. No beta.
Waited years for perfect conditions when I felt strong and fit. Just followed the chalk as I saw it. Not watched anyone on it beforehand. No beta.
UKB Shark 4 Jul, 2009 Lead RP So much for the onsight...
with Paul Reeve
So much for the onsight...
with Paul Reeve
steve_biczyk 26 Jun, 2009 Lead β Have done last move on Comedy before but rest is o/s.Felt hard for the grade.
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
Have done last move on Comedy before but rest is o/s.Felt hard for the grade.
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
hamer89 22 Jun, 2009 Lead RP
marcpontin ?Jun, 2009 TR dog
with steve
with steve
andy gravestock 21 Apr, 2009 Lead RP i though it was harder than comady but worth working
i though it was harder than comady but worth working
Hidden 5 Jul, 2008 Lead RP
pezzerrr 30 Jun, 2008 Lead RP
Hidden 15 May, 2008 Lead rpt
Hidden ?May, 2008 Lead RP
shaun stephens ??, 2008 -
with connor stephens
with connor stephens
Oliver Wright ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden 23 Jul, 2006 Lead RP
mgeek ??, 2006 Lead β
with Tom Bolger
with Tom Bolger
Boy ??, 2006 -
Hidden 2 Aug, 2005 Lead RP
Henners 1 Aug, 2005 Lead RP
with Craig McCallum
with Craig McCallum
lx ?Jun, 2005 Lead
Tom Briggs ??, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead
Nige M 13 Jun, 2003 Lead RP
with Jenny W
with Jenny W
Hidden ?May, 2003 Lead RP
Dave Musgrove Jnr 28 Aug, 2002 Lead β
with Joe le Sage
with Joe le Sage
Cassidy 24 Jun, 2002 Lead RP
with Scottish Raiding Party
with Scottish Raiding Party
kristian ??, 2002 Lead O/S
buzby78 8 Aug, 2000 Lead RP
with Geordie Mike
with Geordie Mike
whispering nic ??, 1999 Lead dog
Steve Crowe 8 Jul, 1998 Lead RP redpoint, two days.
with karin
redpoint, two days.
with karin
sadams 28 Jun, 1998 Lead RP
with Team Midlands
with Team Midlands
marky ?May, 1997 Lead RP
accynez 15 Aug, 1996 Lead RP
Andy Farnell ??, 1996 Lead RP As hard as Comedy.
with Aaron Tonks
As hard as Comedy.
with Aaron Tonks
Paul Figg 10 Sep, 1995 Lead RP
Hidden 17 Jun, 1995 Lead β
robyn1 ??, 1995 -
Mike Owen 7 Sep, 1994 Lead O/S
with Milan Sykora
with Milan Sykora
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