Rockfax Description
A very good climb taking the hand-sized crack direct to the upper pinnacle on Inelegance. © Rockfax

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Chrissy202 28/Oct/17 Lead O/S
with Joel
Daniel71 13/Oct/17 Lead O/S
adamkidson 13/Oct/17 Lead O/S
alexhermon 04/Jun/17 2nd
darrenpp 04/Jun/17 Lead O/S
with Alex
Hidden 25/May/17 Lead O/S
caradoc 02/May/17 Lead
with HelenJ
Sophie Nunn 29/Apr/17 2nd O/S
with Emma Rooney
Rooney90 29/Apr/17 Lead O/S
cmtoombs 15/Apr/17 2nd
with John Brammer
Garnham 08/Apr/17 Lead O/S
with Lucy s
Chris Manasseh 09/Oct/16 2nd
with Hannah Carrington
Hidden 09/Oct/16 2nd
mark44 10/Sep/16 Lead O/S
l21bjd 04/Sep/16 Lead
steveminnikin 12/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Tash
Natasha Minnikin 12/Aug/16 2nd O/S
Ed Booth 06/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Anna Booth
Hidden 19/Jul/16 2nd rpt
lost.arrow 19/Jul/16 Lead rpt
with Ian Ashworth
g1m147 17/Jul/16 2nd O/S
scottyp 30/Jun/16 2nd
with Joe north
spacecadet10 25/May/16 Lead
ALR09 07/May/16 2nd
with Seamus
TCarrick 23/Mar/16 -
Joerobinsontm 23/Mar/16 2nd O/S
cem 12/Mar/16 2nd

Can't have been fun to lead in the conditions.

georgenvk 12/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with cem
Ben0591 18/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Jamie king
spalice 23/Sep/15 Solo O/S
Pkrynicki1984 06/Sep/15 2nd
tom bre 04/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Ann Marie
Josh12 27/Aug/15 Lead
with mike cassidy
Hidden 27/Aug/15 2nd
Stanners 20/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with Giles
gazj1986 04/Aug/15 2nd
Daymo 01/Aug/15 Lead
with DJ
deejmonkey 01/Aug/15 2nd
with Damian
Rob Gillespie 09/Jul/15 2nd O/S
AngelaC 20/Jun/15 Lead
Lil 23/May/15 2nd
jasonpm 23/May/15 Lead O/S
with Chris
Caitlin 07/Mar/15 2nd
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Lead
rwm7131 18/Feb/15 2nd
Barnsey007 18/Feb/15 Lead
with rich
Hidden 07/Dec/14 2nd
Hidden 07/Dec/14 Lead O/S
GLO 14/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 14/Jun/14 2nd O/S
SAF 18/Apr/14 2nd
with Phil
Hidden 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
iainstap 20/Mar/14 Lead
Hidden 14/Aug/13 2nd
Hidden 14/Aug/13 Lead
deejmonkey 11/Aug/13 Lead
with cal
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
TCarrick 17/Jul/13 -
mitch 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Dave Hollins
Allan Watson 06/Jul/13 2nd
with Paul Greenhow
Hidden 03/Jul/13 2nd
kristinawe 01/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Landy_Dom 01/Jun/13 2nd rpt

Clean repeat. Romped up to retrieve Mike’s gear. Hand traversed the top pinnacle of Inelegance which was a lovely sequence – would be bold to try on lead though.

with Ciaran Gallagher, Mike Bailey
nacmacfeeglexx08 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Izzy Lea, Ciaren Gallagher, Dominic Gallagher
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead
cpoad 05/May/13 Lead O/S
with Richard W
useful 20/Apr/13 2nd

Steve finished by taking the direct route to the top, probably upping the grade by 1.

with Steve E
Hidden 18/Mar/13 -
jezb1 18/Mar/13 2nd
paul horabin 06/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
stoo2k 20/Aug/12 2nd O/S
with Craig
rockjedi 20/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Landy_Dom 14/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Lead clean on sight. Placed some high gear before going for the main layback without stopping. Interesting technical climbing ends a bit too soon, joining up with the finish of inelegance.

with Ciaran Gallagher
Hidden 12/Aug/12 Lead
Gerallt Owain 10/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Cellan Lewis
Hidden 25/Jul/12 Lead
Mattlamb90 13/May/12 2nd
with Tibbett
steven_daniels99 13/May/12 Lead O/S
Kevin Cass 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Darron 25/Mar/12 -
Luke Owens 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
Matthew walton 24/Nov/11 Lead
Hidden 19/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Neil D 19/Nov/11 2nd rpt
with Will (OUMC)
Hidden 28/Oct/11 Lead
Adam Hughes 08/Sep/11 Lead
Luke Owens 05/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Leon Bowen
Tom Seccombe ?/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with duncan
TCarrick 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
argyle_dude 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
deklan 24/May/11 Lead
with chris
trants1 24/May/11 2nd
with deklan
lizzyb 23/May/11 Lead dnf

First lead on limestone in a while... struggled on polish with footwork, went for a footjam and slipped, fell (hex jammed well in - pain to retrieve). Felt harder than both the vs and hvs done tonight. Will have to revisit and change techniques.

Hidden 21/May/11 2nd
jandyd05 21/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/11 -
Hidden 28/Apr/11 Lead rpt
Klingon 19/Apr/11 TR

Self belayed & then brought Kelly up.

with Kelly J
Ander 10/Apr/11 Lead
Rog Wilko 09/Apr/11 Lead

A few thuggy layback moves make up the most part of this route. Take some big cams or hexes.

with Debbie Wilkinson
Anthony Dixon 20/Mar/11 Lead
Guy Neal 19/Mar/11 Lead
Blurgy319 01/Mar/11 2nd

Really REALLY enjoyed this climb

with Chris Woolfenden, Tom Furey
James Worthington 01/Mar/11 TR
with Trev
TheKing 20/Feb/11 Lead

enjoyable and easy to protect for some pretty cool moves

rhysllyw ??/2011 -
Rob Evans ??/2011 Lead
Neil D 23/Nov/10 Lead O/S
Betha. 23/Nov/10 2nd O/S
with Neil D
migs493 14/Nov/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Nov/10 Lead O/S
ndraper1 ?/Nov/10 Lead
jon clayton 05/Oct/10 2nd
with sasha
mynyddresident 30/Sep/10 2nd
with Kelly
givemetea 17/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Helen King
Hidden 14/Sep/10 2nd O/S
tallan9 ?/Sep/10 Lead
Hidden 19/Aug/10 Lead
stvredmond 05/Jul/10 Lead O/S

good strenuous climb at this grade. just climbed direct though instead of following up inelegence.

with Andy Jones
Graham Beaumont 29/Jun/10 2nd β

Interesting flake with some smearing of the feet needed, but the holds are solid up the first section. Easy pullover the face of the second bulge but a bit of a traverse across the top of the 'Incompetence' to top out again with no gear until you put a slip round the pinnacle on the right.

with Lawson David
Peter Metcalfe 19/Jun/10 Lead
groovy_nut 20/May/10 2nd rpt
with Frank
mikeyg 20/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/10 2nd O/S
cas54321 09/May/10 2nd
with Mike
mikelaing ?/May/10 Lead
Frank Blakeley 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Lauren
danny33 ??/2010 Lead
mary 05/Sep/09 2nd
with Paul
climbing_wiggy 05/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Mary
ritchierich 27/Aug/09 Lead O/S
groovy_nut 27/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Ritchie
Trobbo 18/Jul/09 Lead
with martin dale
Martin Bennett 17/Jul/09 -
with AlanB
lemon 11/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Noel Walker
dts 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Sam1991 14/Jun/09 2nd

Dan lead, bit of a confidence re-gainer for him, after a bit of a painful fall off a HVS. Nice route, straight forward at the grade.

with Dan
CharlotteJelleyman 23/May/09 2nd
with Tommie du Preez
stevemcg 07/May/09 Lead
with Rod
willson 06/May/09 Lead
with chris
Whealiebob 12/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with Terry
Milne 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S

nice climb.

with Dave
mjbeavers 10/Apr/09 TR O/S

Enjoyed as always!

Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
sleavesley 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/09 2nd
Hidden ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 -
Rich35 ??/2009 Lead
Jo wood 04/Oct/08 2nd
with Dylan Burgess
Hidden 26/Sep/08 Lead O/S
frankiesmythe 26/Sep/08 2nd O/S
with Dave Fairweather
dicky79 30/Aug/08 2nd RP
with Pete
samwisethebrave2 22/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Lear Robertson
adam06 10/Aug/08 Lead

ok, but could have done with the sustained sign in the guide.

djnc 10/Aug/08 2nd
with ad
Lear ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Sam Roberts
Paul Bailey 27/Jul/08 Lead O/S
EAYL 12/Jun/08 Lead
with James Holmes
Welshy 12/Jun/08 2nd
with EAYL
ickleiz 08/Jun/08 Lead dog
with Duncan Willey
C0ckn3y 01/Jun/08 Lead β
bobpilgrem 22/Apr/08 Lead O/S

Nice layback crack with good gear.

with Bob/Nic
Hidden 17/Apr/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/08 2nd rpt
kitkat78 17/Feb/08 2nd O/S
with SteveM
SteveM 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Kat
gregoldridge 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jan/08 Lead O/S
DaveWarren 02/Jan/08 Lead O/S
MaddieT ??/2008 2nd
with Matt
Strangler ??/2008 2nd O/S
Matty ??/2008 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 04/Nov/07 2nd β
Hidden 04/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 27/Oct/07 2nd
with Phil Ashton
phil stubbs 04/Sep/07 Lead
gareth scott borthwick 04/Sep/07 Lead O/S
btc 28/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Susannah Ellis
TobyA 11/Jul/07 Lead O/S
peter myers ?/Jul/07 Lead
flower like 27/Jun/07 2nd
with Chris Williams
SGD ?/Jun/07 Lead

not really inspirational. ok though.

with Tom Relf
lost.arrow 21/Apr/07 Lead
with ashy69
Hidden 21/Apr/07 2nd O/S
LiLaMont 31/Mar/07 2nd β
tobydunford 31/Mar/07 Lead O/S
MDowson 28/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Richard Hargreaves
robo84 ??/2007 Lead
fran04 ??/2007 2nd
Hidden 15/Oct/06 Lead O/S
K Wall 10/Sep/06 2nd
with jill
Tom M Williams 30/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Mick
Rampikino 23/Jun/06 Lead
with Cat
Swirly 11/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with katherine
dicky79 06/May/06 Lead O/S
with Pete & Tony
Hidden 25/Apr/06 Lead β
Hidden 13/Apr/06 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 2nd O/S
rwm7131 ??/2006 2nd
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
MDowson ??/2006 2nd
with Richard Hargreaves
Hidden 24/Sep/05 2nd
Dale Berry 30/Aug/04 Lead RP

Fell off the initial lay-back in 2000, and decided it was a good idea to purchase a helmet.

with Claire Berry
The Oracle 10/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with Ronnie Jones
lost.arrow 07/Jun/01 2nd
with Gill Heartly
caradoc 30/Sep/00 Lead O/S

Lead 02 05 17, Helen.

Hidden 14/Jul/00 Lead
Hidden 17/Jun/98 Lead
colin milton 13/May/96 Lead
with eric milton
Big Rik ??/1995 -
timjones 31/May/94 Lead O/S
Tony Buckley ?/May/94 -
whispering nic ?/Jul/93 Lead O/S
with torquil
Hidden 13/Apr/91 Lead
nigehughes ?/Apr/88 Lead
with Rob Hannam
RichardMc 25/Oct/87 Solo
Hidden ?/Aug/86 Lead
Nigel Bond 11/Nov/84 Lead
with Martin Crosby
wynaptomos ?/Jun/84 Solo
Nigel Bond 06/Feb/83 Lead
with Charlie Leverton
Hidden ??/1980 Solo
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