Rockfax Description
A sport route for boulderers, which has become a popular first 8a+, although it isn't an easy one. Aim for the good hold, then manoeuvre back up and left, by whatever means you can manage, to gain the top break. Above is still uphill. © Rockfax

FA. Tony Ryan 1986. The first 8a+ in the Peak.

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

samrad 06/Sep/17 Lead RP

Actually got really close to flashing this which was surprising. got it next go.

James Oakes 23/May/17 Lead RP

Second of the grade after Chimes and definitely my hardest piece of climbing so far.

with Stone
Haydn Jones 07/May/15 Lead RP
with Ian thomas
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 05/May/15 Lead RP
with Dave P
bigie bob 20/May/13 Lead RP
willackers 18/May/13 Lead RP

Rob dropped me in the mud.

with Rob Napier
alaan 14/May/13 Lead dnf
with Steve F
Ethan 08/May/13 Lead
with Sam
mic_b 19/Nov/12 Lead RP
with Phil
Jordan B 24/Aug/12 Lead RP

2nd rp

Dave Bond 31/May/10 Lead RP
with Andy Price
Hidden 01/Jan/10 -
jondude 15/Oct/09 Lead RP
with Pete Clark
Adam Lincoln 15/Jul/09 Lead RP
with Arran Deakin
Boy ??/2008 -
Simon Davis ??/2008 Lead RP
with Tom & Rae
Hidden ?/May/01 Lead RP
kristian ??/2001 Lead RP
with ruth jenkins
Dave Douglas ??/1994 Lead dog
with Ed Morgan
Hidden ?/Jul/93 -
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