23m.

Rockfax Description
An exciting route that looks like its name. The upper layback section takes a little working out. © Rockfax

FA. Martin Crocker 23/Apr/1989

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Portland, CC GUIDE (2008): Portland - 1-3 Star Classic & Hard Rock, Portland Sendathon

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Ben Stokes 19 Oct, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: I think the name is excellent! Just move quickly on the layback section...
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βeta: I think the name is excellent! Just move quickly on the layback section...
Jon Greengrass 24 Mar, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: Hmmm i thought it easy upto the big layback flake which i didn't have enough puff for.
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βeta: Hmmm i thought it easy upto the big layback flake which i didn't have enough puff for.
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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Francescaparratt 4 Sep 2nd O/S
Hidden 4 Sep Lead O/S
lorenzom 1 Sep Lead dnf
with Martin & James
with Martin & James
lorenzom 1 Sep TR dog
with Martin & James
with Martin & James
slowmotion 30 Aug Lead O/S
with Caroline
with Caroline
ben1234 22 Aug Lead dog
with Gaz Fry
with Gaz Fry
billabonggaz 22 Aug - 23m
23m
Ignas Va 28 Jul Lead RP
with JorgeR
with JorgeR
JorgeR 28 Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Jul Lead O/S
Qisheng Xie 1 Jul Lead O/S
Brian H 19 May Lead rpt
alice fuller ?May Lead rpt not easy
not easy
Douglas ?May Lead O/S
with Doug Lindo
with Doug Lindo
Hidden 6 Apr TR dog
poeter210 6 Apr Lead RP
with druss
with druss
Hidden 6 Apr Lead dog
christinexliang ?? -
Q.Estelles 17 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
thunderstruck 27 Oct, 2018 Lead dog
liucija.lat 27 Oct, 2018 Lead dog
FabioM ?Oct, 2018 Lead O/S Grab and match on the sausage on exit. 2 to 3 clip quite hard, 6 to 7 clip hardest part of the route.
Grab and match on the sausage on exit. 2 to 3 clip quite hard, 6 to 7 clip hardest part of the route.
Ignas Va 5 Aug, 2018 Lead dog Reachy. Crux at the upper flake and is disproportionately physical compared to the rest of the route. Took 2 attempts to figure it out but ran out of gas to finish it clean.
Reachy. Crux at the upper flake and is disproportionately physical compared to the rest of the route. Took 2 attempts to figure it out but ran out of gas to finish it clean.
abrooks 30 Jul, 2018 Lead dog Very nearly got this onsight but missed the crucial underclings at the top! Then tried another three times, on one attempt a hold snapped, but was getting too tired. One for next year!
Very nearly got this onsight but missed the crucial underclings at the top! Then tried another three times, on one attempt a hold snapped, but was getting too tired. One for next year!
George Cox 21 Jul, 2018 Lead dnf
with Ania
with Ania
Hidden 17 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S
samparsons 6 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Bettymolly 22 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Phil Davidson 8 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Steve Challoner
with Steve Challoner
Hidden 5 May, 2018 2nd O/S
Hidden 5 May, 2018 Lead O/S
gem_stone12 6 Nov, 2017 TR O/S
nimajneb 6 Nov, 2017 Lead rpt
adamsriches 29 Oct, 2017 Lead β
Hidden 24 Sep, 2017 Lead dog
GrahamGiles 24 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S The exposure lay back makes the route!
with Clive Brennen, Aaron.Clifford, Joannechui
The exposure lay back makes the route!
with Clive Brennen, Aaron.Clifford, Joannechui
julesmckim 1 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Tough finish!! Felt more 6c to me. So nearly fell at the top of the layback but just managed to hold it together
with GeoMike
Tough finish!! Felt more 6c to me. So nearly fell at the top of the layback but just managed to hold it together
with GeoMike
Shamina 30 May, 2017 Lead RP
mikespooner 27 May, 2017 Lead dog Not my finest hour, cue sulk at the bottom
with Joe Wilkin-Oxley, Robs_Uren
Not my finest hour, cue sulk at the bottom
with Joe Wilkin-Oxley, Robs_Uren
Gem Minihan 22 Apr, 2017 2nd dog
with Shamina Kapadia
with Shamina Kapadia
Beefy Bert ??, 2017 Lead G/U
Brian H 2 Oct, 2016 Lead rpt Pumpy and very good.
Pumpy and very good.
alice fuller ?Oct, 2016 Lead β great climb,some goey moves
with Brian H
great climb,some goey moves
with Brian H
duncan 31 Jul, 2016 Lead rpt
bryan61 16 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
with m meaney
with m meaney
Hidden 16 Jul, 2016 Lead β
Martin Bagshaw 10 Apr, 2016 Lead RP First try today, felt cruisey. Must have improved, or been too knackered when I first stepped to this.
with Ed Green
First try today, felt cruisey. Must have improved, or been too knackered when I first stepped to this.
with Ed Green
Halal Mungbean 2 Apr, 2016 Lead dog Ace climb, took several whippers off the break when gas ran out before working out the sequence
Ace climb, took several whippers off the break when gas ran out before working out the sequence
Hidden ??, 2016 -
chrismadar 25 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S Had to go up to rescue Ben's gear; hadn't pulled the rope through so had up to the crux on top rope.
with Alasdair Dickinson
Had to go up to rescue Ben's gear; hadn't pulled the rope through so had up to the crux on top rope.
with Alasdair Dickinson
cem 26 Sep, 2015 Lead dog One fall within touching distance of the lower off: should have rested for longer after my abortive attempt on Cut Throat Jake.
One fall within touching distance of the lower off: should have rested for longer after my abortive attempt on Cut Throat Jake.
hankyc 13 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S cool warm up, surprisingly pumpy
cool warm up, surprisingly pumpy
dbrooks 30 May, 2015 Lead O/S
John Tanner 30 May, 2015 Lead O/S
with dbrooks
with dbrooks
Hidden 23 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Matt77 10 May, 2015 Lead β
with Shane
with Shane
islandlynx 10 May, 2015 Lead G/U 2nd go.
with Matt77
2nd go.
with Matt77
Gem Minihan 5 Oct, 2014 TR dog
Hidden 16 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
lewiz 7 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with Radek
with Radek
RadekNowak 7 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook 1 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Sam Head 1 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Luke Owens 24 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S Felt nails at the top
Felt nails at the top
Martin Bagshaw 27 Jul, 2014 Lead dog one rest on penultimate clip. Pumped out.
one rest on penultimate clip. Pumped out.
Hidden 6 Jul, 2014 2nd
Hidden 6 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
philhaigh 12 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with trev_f
with trev_f
Luke Dawson 15 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Chas
with Chas
Hidden 29 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
redjerry 24 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S Horribly dirty.
Horribly dirty.
Jonathan Emett 16 May, 2013 Lead dnf very muddy indeed, backed off second bolt.
very muddy indeed, backed off second bolt.
dan gibson 20 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
with julie carroll
with julie carroll
Julie Carroll 20 Oct, 2012 Lead RP Got it 2nd go!
with Dan Gibson
Got it 2nd go!
with Dan Gibson
mlg678 16 Sep, 2012 Lead dnf last route, to tired
last route, to tired
Hidden 9 Sep, 2012 Lead dog
Hidden 13 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Aug, 2011 TR dog
Thinker01 14 May, 2011 Lead O/S Very nice. Lots of fun. Possibly considerably easier for those 6foot or taller as my shorter partner found the second to third clip far harder
with Kev Stott
Very nice. Lots of fun. Possibly considerably easier for those 6foot or taller as my shorter partner found the second to third clip far harder
with Kev Stott
brian watson 23 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Pete Frost, Paul Milton
with Pete Frost, Paul Milton
JPGR 10 Apr, 2011 -
garywong 27 Mar, 2011 Lead dog One rest after the layback near the top
One rest after the layback near the top
jgustafsson 12 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S Fun fun fun
with Pino
Fun fun fun
with Pino
Hidden 12 Mar, 2011 Lead dog
Hidden 17 Oct, 2010 TR
Hidden 16 Oct, 2010 TR
pete johnson ?Oct, 2010 -
with Kevin Sales, Dave Rumney
with Kevin Sales, Dave Rumney
riddle 31 Jul, 2010 Lead dog
with miku979
with miku979
Bates 10 Jul, 2010 Lead dog Fell on last clip then trashed the last few moves whilst feeling very pumped. Awful attempt!
Fell on last clip then trashed the last few moves whilst feeling very pumped. Awful attempt!
Hidden ??, 2010 -
tobydunford 13 Sep, 2009 Lead rpt
Tim M 23 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Ed Babs 19 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with Harry
with Harry
Hidden ?Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2009 Lead O/S
Jane Weir ??, 2009 Lead
nealh ??, 2009 Lead
chris sm 22 Nov, 2008 Lead O/S
with Pippa Froggatt
with Pippa Froggatt
pauldrew 11 Oct, 2008 Lead
andybirtwistle 27 Sep, 2008 Lead
with Andy Grondowski
with Andy Grondowski
dannyboy83 17 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Matt Bennett 3 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
OliBee 9 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with Tim Nicholson
with Tim Nicholson
Mark Stevenson 6 Jun, 2008 Lead rpt
Hidden ??, 2008 Lead dog
Richard Horn 21 Oct, 2007 Lead RP
Docent 1 Sep, 2007 Lead β
with pudel
with pudel
Bargate_Champ 19 May, 2007 Lead O/S
Stephen Roberts 6 Apr, 2007 -
with Les Jennings and Pete Trewin
with Les Jennings and Pete Trewin
JPGR 1 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Steve
with Steve
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
Hidden ??, 2007 -
onlytovey ??, 2007 -
mattyork2 28 Nov, 2006 Lead dog
Wil Treasure 12 Nov, 2006 Lead dnf Got to last bolt, but couldn't clip it!
Got to last bolt, but couldn't clip it!
Morgan Woods 8 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S enjoyable but hardish 6b.
with Gareth
enjoyable but hardish 6b.
with Gareth
a_radiohead_fan ?Oct, 2006 Lead
Hidden ?May, 2006 Lead
Marti999 ??, 2006 Lead
steve taylor ??, 2006 Lead
Jon Greengrass ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2004 -
Kev Little ??, 2004 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 23 Jul, 2003 Lead O/S
with Alice Howe
with Alice Howe
Hidden 5 Jun, 2003 Lead O/S
Mark Stevenson 12 Apr, 2003 Lead rpt
with Geraldine Taylor
with Geraldine Taylor
pezzerrr ??, 2003 Lead O/S
Mark Stevenson 15 May, 2002 Lead O/S
with Mike Smith
with Mike Smith
migs493 15 May, 2002 Lead β
AlexD 13 Oct, 2001 Lead
Hidden 2 Jun, 2001 Lead O/S
John Southworth 26 Apr, 2000 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Hidden ??, 2000 -
duncan 14 Mar, 1999 Lead O/S
with Rei Kozaki
with Rei Kozaki
Mark Kemball 18 Jul, 1998 Lead O/S
with Jason Lloyd
with Jason Lloyd
Simon cook ??, 1998 -
Hidden ?Oct, 1997 Lead O/S
Robmwatt ??, 1997 -
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Style of Ascent
Lead
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