Rockfax Description
Cross the cave from the back right-hand corner. Sit start on low side pulls and then move pout slightly leftwards. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Often logged as the left hand finish. With or without knee bar rests.

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UKB Shark 7 Jun Show βeta
βeta: Trying Bens Roof has proved to me beyond anything else that Rob Greenwood is not to be trusted. “Oh this move is so hard - you make it look easy”, “this would be a good long term project for me” yada yada. Boom - he does it next session. Treachery of the lowest order
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: Trying Bens Roof has proved to me beyond anything else that Rob Greenwood is not to be trusted. “Oh this move is so hard - you make it look easy”, “this would be a good long term project for me” yada yada. Boom - he does it next session. Treachery of the lowest order
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UKB Shark 11 Oct Sent Long term project (5 years?). Lost count of how many times I’ve fallen near the finish. First go today. Two kneebars https://youtu.be/z_BNFXPRUlo
Long term project (5 years?). Lost count of how many times I’ve fallen near the finish. First go today. Two kneebars https://youtu.be/z_BNFXPRUlo
Patrick Hill 30 Sep Sent rpt
with Theo, Sam Harvie
with Theo, Sam Harvie
Hidden 24 Sep Sent dnf
nathanlee 15 Jun Sent x Fell off the end a few times 5 years ago. Second session back on it and happy to not fall off the end again... seeing that dadbod G-Wood had done it spurred me on
Fell off the end a few times 5 years ago. Second session back on it and happy to not fall off the end again... seeing that dadbod G-Wood had done it spurred me on
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 5 Jun Sent x Knee Bars + LH Finish. Over the moon to get this done, after struggling with the sequence in/around the middle section. Only did the kick move twice, once to work it then another on the go itself. A Peak Lime classic!
with Nick Priestley
Knee Bars + LH Finish. Over the moon to get this done, after struggling with the sequence in/around the middle section. Only did the kick move twice, once to work it then another on the go itself. A Peak Lime classic!
with Nick Priestley
jonny_wells 25 May Sent x no knee bars so I'm taking 7c+ very happy with this, felt quite steady on the send go. Time to work the original next!
no knee bars so I'm taking 7c+ very happy with this, felt quite steady on the send go. Time to work the original next!
TravisDean 19 May Sent x
Harry Chaplin 22 Apr Sent x
Hidden 12 Apr Sent x
themattyshep 8 Apr Sent rpt Happy with this, not as out of shape as I thought.
Happy with this, not as out of shape as I thought.
Hidden 1 Mar Sent x
zv 9 Feb Sent dnf Progress! Can do the toe hook move now to the good hold in the middle and grab the left hand sharp hold before the ninja kick. Hard, but amazing climbing.
Progress! Can do the toe hook move now to the good hold in the middle and grab the left hand sharp hold before the ninja kick. Hard, but amazing climbing.
elliot haithwaite ?? -
CamClimbs ?? -
Henry Henderson 11 Dec, 2018 Sent x (2 Sessions) 1 knee bar used..... Now for the direct finish and no knee bar variations.
(2 Sessions) 1 knee bar used..... Now for the direct finish and no knee bar variations.
zv 8 Dec, 2018 Sent dnf Did most of the moves, what a spectacular climb. Possible project.
Did most of the moves, what a spectacular climb. Possible project.
Patrick Hill 8 Dec, 2018 Sent x
Alex Norton ?Dec, 2018 Sent
themattyshep 19 Nov, 2018 Sent One knee bar and drop knee sequence! Felt easy on ‘the one’!
One knee bar and drop knee sequence! Felt easy on ‘the one’!
MathewWright1998 10 Nov, 2018 Sent x Did in about 10 minutes warming up today. Felt very soft... Nevertheless fantastic climbing and very happy to have ticked such a classic of the crag!
Did in about 10 minutes warming up today. Felt very soft... Nevertheless fantastic climbing and very happy to have ticked such a classic of the crag!
themattyshep 7 Nov, 2018 Sent dnf Two good links today.
Two good links today.
Hidden 5 Oct, 2018 Sent dnf
James Oakes 23 Sep, 2018 Sent x
snomonkee 27 Aug, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 22 Aug, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 22 Aug, 2018 Sent rpt
Hidden 22 Aug, 2018 Sent rpt
Hidden 15 Aug, 2018 Sent dnf
Hidden 8 Aug, 2018 Sent dnf
Mimi ?Aug, 2018 - Sans knee bars
Sans knee bars
Edd Mowbray 23 Jun, 2018 Sent x Would be 3* but my index finger was numb for about 4 days after holding that crimp!
Would be 3* but my index finger was numb for about 4 days after holding that crimp!
Hidden 21 May, 2018 Sent dnf
ferdia 9 May, 2018 Sent x With all the kneebars. Melted from the last hold a bit but pretty happy. Learnt a lot trying this.
With all the kneebars. Melted from the last hold a bit but pretty happy. Learnt a lot trying this.
jess bt 3 May, 2018 Sent x Fell off the 6c finish last session smashed it first go today psyched. Felt ok with a good sequence only used one knee bar.
with AshWH
Fell off the 6c finish last session smashed it first go today psyched. Felt ok with a good sequence only used one knee bar.
with AshWH
Skeen 2 May, 2018 Sent dnf
ferdia 23 Apr, 2018 Sent dnf Mainly reminded myself of beta. Managed to link section to first cut loose. 27 Apr - managed move from toe hook. linked from jug to finish. New beta for end. 30 Apr - couple of good burns. All but last 6c section. Managed cut loose moves and tweaked end beta. 4 may - couple of good burns. all but last two moves.
Mainly reminded myself of beta. Managed to link section to first cut loose. 27 Apr - managed move from toe hook. linked from jug to finish. New beta for end. 30 Apr - couple of good burns. All but last 6c section. Managed cut loose moves and tweaked end beta. 4 may - couple of good burns. all but last two moves.
Sammy Oakes 22 Apr, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 17 Apr, 2018 Sent dnf
Patrick Hill 8 Apr, 2018 Sent rpt
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 5 Apr, 2018 Sent dnf Account opened. Pleasantly surprised with how it went too...
Account opened. Pleasantly surprised with how it went too...
Hidden 6 Feb, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 1 Feb, 2018 Sent dnf
OKnowles 25 Jan, 2018 Sent x A long time in the making, massively satisfying, LH finish and 2 knees at 7C https://vimeo.com/252784637
A long time in the making, massively satisfying, LH finish and 2 knees at 7C https://vimeo.com/252784637
Patrick Hill 12 Jan, 2018 Sent rpt
Michael Bortoluzzi 5 Jan, 2018 Sent dnf 1st session. From the sit to the knee bar / drop knee (dropknee done in isolation)
1st session. From the sit to the knee bar / drop knee (dropknee done in isolation)
James Mabon ??, 2018 -
Robin Nichols 14 Dec, 2017 Sent x
with Jemma
with Jemma
WillRobertson 26 Oct, 2017 Sent Nine sessions over eight weeks, flipping psyched.
Nine sessions over eight weeks, flipping psyched.
oliver.ghill91 14 Oct, 2017 - no kneebar
with nick, Patrick Hill
no kneebar
with nick, Patrick Hill
Patrick Hill 5 Oct, 2017 Sent rpt No kneebar this time.
with Scottish Nick
No kneebar this time.
with Scottish Nick
samrad 26 Sep, 2017 Sent x No kneebar left finish.
with Joel, Dominique, Dave
No kneebar left finish.
with Joel, Dominique, Dave
Ally Smith 13 Sep, 2017 Sent x Lantern session. With the direct finish, but used a knee. 7C like this.
Lantern session. With the direct finish, but used a knee. 7C like this.
Ally Smith 6 Sep, 2017 Sent dnf Fell off the move into the undercut with the original (direct) finish. Felt solid on the crux
Fell off the move into the undercut with the original (direct) finish. Felt solid on the crux
Keith C 8 Jul, 2017 Sent x With knee bar
With knee bar
Beastly Squirrel 24 Jun, 2017 Sent x 1st go after trying finishing moves. No knee bars needed! Good problem.
with Crowd
1st go after trying finishing moves. No knee bars needed! Good problem.
with Crowd
Elliot Walker 29 May, 2017 Sent x 7C with 2 knee bars
7C with 2 knee bars
Patrick Hill 29 May, 2017 Sent x Great to finally send this thing
Great to finally send this thing
DaveAGiles 19 May, 2017 Sent rpt First time I have felt tired on the finish.
with nicolat
First time I have felt tired on the finish.
with nicolat
Andrew1 14 Apr, 2017 Sent
with Hulda
with Hulda
biomedmatt 12 Apr, 2017 Sent dnf
with Ewano
with Ewano
Ally Smith 30 Mar, 2017 Sent x Billy no mates lantern session; 7C with the knee
Billy no mates lantern session; 7C with the knee
Rory_Cummings_NI 29 Mar, 2017 Sent dnf
with Hamish Maslen, charliepickering
with Hamish Maslen, charliepickering
ferdia 18 Mar, 2017 Sent dnf managed to link from just before the kneebar to the edge of the cave. the 'crux' is no longer the hardest bit for me... just all the other moves!
with Chris_barr, Howard Lawledge
managed to link from just before the kneebar to the edge of the cave. the 'crux' is no longer the hardest bit for me... just all the other moves!
with Chris_barr, Howard Lawledge
jpalmieri 11 Mar, 2017 Sent x No knees way.
with Tom Randall, Crew
No knees way.
with Tom Randall, Crew
Matthew Bennett 8 Mar, 2017 Sent x Sans knee bar! Good to finally tick this one, great start to a awesome day
Sans knee bar! Good to finally tick this one, great start to a awesome day
NDD 2 Mar, 2017 Sent x With knee bars
with Oli
With knee bars
with Oli
ferdia 26 Feb, 2017 Sent dnf managed most moves
with Matt Hilton-Webb, Heliya Badakhshan, Howard Lawledge, NDD
managed most moves
with Matt Hilton-Webb, Heliya Badakhshan, Howard Lawledge, NDD
oliver.ghill91 13 Feb, 2017 Sent Amazingly dry, tried on and off over the years. Good to finally send
Amazingly dry, tried on and off over the years. Good to finally send
Tom Briggs 11 Dec, 2016 Sent rpt
with Rachel Briggs
with Rachel Briggs
nicolat 30 Nov, 2016 Sent x With knee bar.... yipeeeee! Happy!!!
With knee bar.... yipeeeee! Happy!!!
DaveAGiles 7 Nov, 2016 Sent x Left finish without kneebaaaa
with nicolat
Left finish without kneebaaaa
with nicolat
Hidden 22 Oct, 2016 Sent dnf
DaveFidler 22 Sep, 2016 Sent x Finally!!! One of those where I had the moves wired but never had the AnPow for the last move. Happy.
Finally!!! One of those where I had the moves wired but never had the AnPow for the last move. Happy.
LisaA 1 Aug, 2016 Sent x My hardest thing since Crucifix Traverse. Should boulder more often. Done with knee bar, 7c way 1 session last year, 4 sessions this year, went first try tonight and felt steady!
My hardest thing since Crucifix Traverse. Should boulder more often. Done with knee bar, 7c way 1 session last year, 4 sessions this year, went first try tonight and felt steady!
Jonathan Bean 20 Jun, 2016 Sent
with Holly
with Holly
Holly R 20 Jun, 2016 - Without knee bar
Without knee bar
Dave Bond 8 May, 2016 Sent
Luke Dawson 6 May, 2016 Sent rpt
with Calum Harvey, Jen Wood
with Calum Harvey, Jen Wood
DaveAGiles 3 May, 2016 Sent x With kneebar, right hand finish
With kneebar, right hand finish
Luke Dawson 18 Apr, 2016 Sent rpt made some new beta on the fly involving a nice mono
with James Oakes, Albert Exley
made some new beta on the fly involving a nice mono
with James Oakes, Albert Exley
Frances Bensley 14 Apr, 2016 Sent x Used the kneebar for the crux move - 7C
Used the kneebar for the crux move - 7C
tom106 13 Apr, 2016 Sent x One session ages ago - only just second session. Managed to drop the move to the jug twice and pretty much every other move in the v5 before sending...standard (good training?)
with Will, France's, Mike, Dave
One session ages ago - only just second session. Managed to drop the move to the jug twice and pretty much every other move in the v5 before sending...standard (good training?)
with Will, France's, Mike, Dave
jw435 ?Apr, 2016 Sent x
Dale Comley 11 Mar, 2016 Sent x Really enjoyed this. Very wet finish
Really enjoyed this. Very wet finish
Hidden 29 Sep, 2015 Sent
legbitme 29 Sep, 2015 Sent dnf
with Jayboy
with Jayboy
Hidden 21 Jun, 2015 Sent rpt
stevedude888 5 May, 2015 Sent x Epic battle over. Felt piss when it went.
with Charlie
Epic battle over. Felt piss when it went.
with Charlie
Luke Dawson 29 Apr, 2015 Sent x
lx 25 Apr, 2015 Sent
BillyRidal 18 Apr, 2015 Sent x Finally! Nemesis problem for me, stupid sharp crimps.
Finally! Nemesis problem for me, stupid sharp crimps.
Sam Lawson 5 Apr, 2015 Sent x Second go on the link, somehow managed to drop the last move on my first attempt...
Second go on the link, somehow managed to drop the last move on my first attempt...
Joe Lawson 19 Jan, 2015 Sent x Soft 7C
Soft 7C
Jordanh031 ?Jan, 2015 Sent
Hidden 6 Dec, 2014 -
Hidden ?Oct, 2014 Sent x
JFORDE 2 Sep, 2014 Sent x I am taking 7c because I use a knee bar for the crux.
I am taking 7c because I use a knee bar for the crux.
PeterDawson 27 May, 2014 Sent x
AlistairB 27 Apr, 2014 Sent x 5 sessions, definitely feels like the hardest thing I've climbed to date. Mental and physical battle, really good.
5 sessions, definitely feels like the hardest thing I've climbed to date. Mental and physical battle, really good.
Hidden 26 Apr, 2014 Sent x
Hidden 22 Apr, 2014 Sent x
peewee2008 12 Apr, 2014 Sent x
Hidden 7 Apr, 2014 Sent x
Hidden 29 Mar, 2014 Sent
BenNorman 22 Mar, 2014 Sent x Finally, so many sessions but felt easy now, easier with kneebar beta. Painful but great moves
Finally, so many sessions but felt easy now, easier with kneebar beta. Painful but great moves
Hidden 14 Mar, 2014 Sent rpt
peaches69 11 Mar, 2014 Sent rpt Bout half dozen goes, proper right hand finish
with con321
Bout half dozen goes, proper right hand finish
with con321
kmaxwell 9 Mar, 2014 Sent x
will smith11 27 Feb, 2014 Sent x Not as painful and more fun than expected! 2nd session. Sans kneebar.
Not as painful and more fun than expected! 2nd session. Sans kneebar.
Hidden 7 Feb, 2014 Sent x
Fraser13 ??, 2014 -
Cailean Harker 27 Oct, 2013 Sent
with Ben Norman
with Ben Norman
Hidden 5 Oct, 2013 Sent x
Jonny Slarke 15 Sep, 2013 Sent
Tom Briggs 25 Aug, 2013 Sent rpt
highrepute 24 Aug, 2013 Sent
Haydn Jones 12 Aug, 2013 Sent x 1st try after having a play on all the moves 7C
1st try after having a play on all the moves 7C
EliotStephens 24 Jun, 2013 Sent x Painful as sin. You do it because its there.
with AshWH
Painful as sin. You do it because its there.
with AshWH
Matthew reid 17 Jun, 2013 Sent x
Hidden 15 Jun, 2013 Sent
Orrin Coley 14 Jun, 2013 Sent Spent so long working it, felt amazing to finally do it. Training is paying off
Spent so long working it, felt amazing to finally do it. Training is paying off
Hidden 25 May, 2013 Sent x
fyfee8a ?May, 2013 - Flash
Flash
con321 8 Mar, 2013 Sent x First go today great conditions at the tor. First of the grade winter training paid off. Psyched!
First go today great conditions at the tor. First of the grade winter training paid off. Psyched!
Hidden 5 Mar, 2013 Sent
Hidden 19 Feb, 2013 Sent x
blaza1 9 Feb, 2013 Sent x
barni 29 Jan, 2013 Sent dnf
mic_b 22 Jan, 2013 Sent x
AdamHodgson ??, 2013 Sent
jussyrockstar 1 Dec, 2012 -
Simon Davis 28 Nov, 2012 Sent rpt
Tophe 27 Nov, 2012 Sent
Hidden 12 Nov, 2012 Sent rpt
AshWH 28 Oct, 2012 Sent x
Somerset swede basher 17 Oct, 2012 Sent x
with Adam
with Adam
marijus ?Oct, 2012 -
Hidden 23 Sep, 2012 Sent rpt
peaches69 18 Sep, 2012 Sent rpt 1st go 2day
1st go 2day
EllaRus 8 Sep, 2012 Sent x Quality problem even with the power scream i surprised everyone with (including myself) at the end!
Quality problem even with the power scream i surprised everyone with (including myself) at the end!
peaches69 6 Sep, 2012 Sent x bout time.......weakened to the kneebar method. 3rd session since March https://vimeo.com/49080998
bout time.......weakened to the kneebar method. 3rd session since March https://vimeo.com/49080998
Hidden 19 Jul, 2012 Sent x
BenNorman 1 Jul, 2012 Sent dnf First working session, floor to move to pocket in side wall and knee bar to top. Next Sunday!
First working session, floor to move to pocket in side wall and knee bar to top. Next Sunday!
aliblacky ?Jun, 2012 - Guessed date
Guessed date
jfreeman 7 May, 2012 Sent x
with Ben Freeman, Tom Newberry
with Ben Freeman, Tom Newberry
bfreeman 7 May, 2012 Sent x
with Tom Newberry, Jon Freeman
with Tom Newberry, Jon Freeman
gcarmichael 14 Apr, 2012 Sent rpt The right hand version to Ben's Roof - original and harder variation, a step up from the normal way for sure, staminaband next! https://vimeo.com/40372874
with Adam and Pete
The right hand version to Ben's Roof - original and harder variation, a step up from the normal way for sure, staminaband next! https://vimeo.com/40372874
with Adam and Pete
jack1996 1 Apr, 2012 Sent dnf first go on it, nice route, something to try next time
first go on it, nice route, something to try next time
Apharri 1 Apr, 2012 Sent x
alaan 28 Mar, 2012 Sent x
Ethan 8 Mar, 2012 Sent
with Zips, Dave, Ed
with Zips, Dave, Ed
Richard Hession 1 Jan, 2012 Sent x Nice to get something done today. Felt heavy!
with Skyner Weeks, Fatneck, Mike Hoppo, Mike Psyche
Nice to get something done today. Felt heavy!
with Skyner Weeks, Fatneck, Mike Hoppo, Mike Psyche
gcarmichael 10 Jun, 2011 Sent x Yeh! psyched to get this done while still 17 and just before my summer exams start! knee bar was more painful than the sharp holds. awesome problem! http://vimeo.com/24921610
Yeh! psyched to get this done while still 17 and just before my summer exams start! knee bar was more painful than the sharp holds. awesome problem! http://vimeo.com/24921610
Hidden 26 Feb, 2011 Sent rpt
grey wolf 25 Feb, 2011 Sent x glad to get this done!!! second session but conditions were bad ( had to use a J cloth to dry the holds!) by the end the crux was bearing the pain of the knee bar!
glad to get this done!!! second session but conditions were bad ( had to use a J cloth to dry the holds!) by the end the crux was bearing the pain of the knee bar!
Hidden 8 Nov, 2010 Sent x
jondude 4 Aug, 2010 Sent x
Tom Briggs 8 Jul, 2010 Sent
Hidden 14 Jun, 2010 Sent
Hidden 8 Apr, 2010 Sent x
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
charlescooper ?Jan, 2010 Sent O/S Onsighted on perfect day
Onsighted on perfect day
JM 26 Nov, 2009 Sent
Hidden 1 Nov, 2009 Sent
Hidden 31 Oct, 2009 Sent
TomHaigh 20 Aug, 2009 Sent x
with Drew Withey
with Drew Withey
Nik Jennings 21 May, 2009 Sent x
hamer89 24 Apr, 2009 Sent x
Hidden 16 Apr, 2009 Sent
hutch 11 Feb, 2008 Sent x
kristian ??, 2008 -
Hidden ??, 2008 Lead
mbutton ??, 2008 Sent x
with John Cooke
with John Cooke
Hidden 11 Jul, 2007 Sent x
Boy ??, 2006 -
Hidden ?Jun, 2001 Sent
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