Rockfax Description
The flake in the middle of the wall reached from the block to the right. Without the block, it is a grade harder. © Rockfax

Ticklists: County Classics - 7a - 7c+, County Classic and Hidden Gems in the 7's.

Alex moore 12/Jun Sent
Hidden 03/May Sent
El3ctroFuzz 30/Apr Sent β
with Ginger
NDD 30/Apr Sent
Smith42 12/Apr Sent x

Tried in edging boots and got no where, switched to smearing/soft shoes for PlayingRudies, fifteen mins later both problems ticked!

Hugobristol 11/Apr Sent dnf

Needs some stronger shoulders.

with EC
Hidden 06/Apr Sent x
AxelC 25/Mar Sent
with Craig Silvie, Jack
Matthew M-S 16/Mar Sent
Jason Bullen 22/Jan Sent rpt
with Lena
Hidden ??/2017 -
pezzerrr 20/Dec/16 Sent x
iamstebarker 10/Dec/16 Sent
Mattlamb90 21/Nov/16 Sent x


with Sally, Mill, Kath
Sean Bell 04/Nov/16 Sent
Sean Bell 31/Oct/16 Sent

Repeat, still a classic tension based beauty.

with Justyna
blaza1 27/Oct/16 Sent dnf

Will be back!

Jason Bullen 16/Oct/16 Sent x

Glad to finally send this after a very lengthy battle

Ewano 02/Oct/16 Sent dnf
with matt
Arran W 28/May/16 Sent x

so happy with this done!!! Awesome problem!

Thomnomnom 25/May/16 Sent x

Great problem, all good holds but a hard move.

with Blez
sergiorast 22/May/16 Sent
Woodiee 15/May/16 Sent dnf

Not today...feels hard for the short (and weak!)

DJ Nelson 23/Apr/16 Sent x

2nd go

with Neil Glover, Jason Bullen, Micaela Langellotti
Alison2 06/Mar/16 Sent x
with Phlip, Jon, Phil, Martin
LouisJones 10/Feb/16 Sent x


OERees 10/Feb/16 Sent dnf
Hidden 06/Feb/16 Sent dnf
Hidden 10/Jan/16 -
Tim Blake ??/2016 Sent β
NewHam ??/2016 Sent x
Hidden ??/2016 -
malx 23/Dec/15 Sent x

Tried this a lot of times over the years!

Euan McFadyen 27/Sep/15 -
Sean Bell 16/Sep/15 Sent
with Stuart Green, Fraser Gibson
Timothy Graham Peck 01/Aug/15 Sent x

one cool hard move. just have to find your feet!

Angus12345 06/Jun/15 Sent rpt
with Hanna
radioshed 16/May/15 Sent x


with Heather
Futers ?/Apr/15 Sent
Hidden 21/Feb/15 Sent dnf
Sean Bell 29/Jan/15 Sent
with Sergio, Ryan henderson, Ben Brotherton, Fraser Grant, Ian Paterson
petegunn 25/Jan/15 Sent
with Davina
Matt Harle 24/Jan/15 Sent x
westyb3 01/Jan/15 Sent x
with Hannah Brading, Cailean Harker, Heather Ogston
Cailean Harker 01/Jan/15 Sent x
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 29/Dec/14 Sent

Great problem, great feature.

darunniff ?/Nov/14 Sent x
with Lia
penny.orr ?/Sep/14 -
Hidden 30/Aug/14 Sent x
PeteWilson 25/Aug/14 Sent dnf

one to come back for...

with Andi T
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Sent
Hidden 03/May/14 Sent x
Angus12345 03/May/14 Sent x
jfreeman 20/Apr/14 Sent x
with Ben Freeman, Jack Metcalfe
C coldwell-storry 19/Apr/14 Sent x
with rob lay
peewee2008 13/Mar/14 Sent x
with jay
sparkass 23/Feb/14 Sent x

I enjoyed this, quite a challenge.

Adam Lincoln 22/Feb/14 Sent
with Penny
Hidden 02/Feb/14 Sent
Joe Lawson ??/2014 Sent x
Sam Lawson ??/2014 -
gowdy ?/Dec/13 Sent

about fucking time :)

quiffhanger 18/Nov/13 Sent x

Had to pull pretty hard!

with Tom
Hidden 16/Nov/13 Sent rpt
nai 02/Nov/13 Sent dnf
with Tom2t
Siobhann 18/Jul/13 Sent dnf
Mike_Hayes 27/May/13 Sent
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 27/May/13 Sent x

Just hard to reach over enough to get your fingers in the first side-pull off the first pocket.

Sean Bell 14/May/13 Sent rpt
with Chris Matthew, Penny Orr, Indi
le t 01/May/13 Sent x
Hidden 15/Apr/13 Sent rpt
Hidden 07/Apr/13 Sent
Mike Goldthorp ?/Mar/13 Sent
Sandy Moore 19/Feb/13 Sent
xican 19/Feb/13 -

finally after nearly three years.........

Hidden 12/Jan/13 Sent β
Ian Paterson ??/2013 -
tom rookes ??/2013 -
GPN 10/Oct/12 Sent
with Annette
will smith11 09/Oct/12 Sent x
with Ben Davison
frasermcilwraith 31/Jul/12 Sent x
arrang 16/Jul/12 Sent x
Hidden 07/Apr/12 Sent x
Sean Bell 08/Feb/12 Sent
with Mark McQuade, Dave Carnegie
ChrisCSC89 22/Jan/12 Sent x


with Euan, Nic, Wilson
Souljah 21/Jan/12 Sent

Second go

with Andi and Gus
benj_d 10/Dec/11 Sent
peterp 10/Dec/11 Sent x

Hard - feels like solid 7b to me..! Great problem though and glad to get it done.

with Frenchy, Sully
uptown 06/Dec/11 Sent
mantle87 29/Nov/11 Sent

my bogie problem for ages so glad to get it done utter classic

with pauljc
duncfunk 28/Nov/11 -

Totally shut down first two sessions then first go this session, very unexpected! Cool problem!

Adam Lincoln 25/Nov/11 Sent
with Naomi Buys, Jordan Buys
f_grant111 13/Nov/11 -
highrepute 12/Nov/11 Sent
xican 21/Oct/11 Sent dnf

fell off after the damn crux and couldnt get past it again...

RAH 14/Oct/11 Sent x
paulr90 27/Jun/11 Sent β

Hard to get the feet established!

BobbyG 28/Apr/11 Sent
with james gowdy, jamie mantle
jimmyrua 02/Apr/11 Sent x
with Johnnie Bean, Nat Feather, Peter Philips
Andy Moles 14/Mar/11 Sent x
Hidden 08/Mar/11 Sent
JM 12/Feb/11 Sent x
Hidden ?/Feb/11 -
Kris Devlin ??/2011 Sent β

Flashed in 2008 sometime, but cant remember when. Retro Flash! Great problem, absolute classic.

with Pierre
mike_r_c ??/2011 Sent
with Pierre
Will Hunt 23/Oct/10 Sent dnf

Got to second flake hold and was slapping for rail but not getting it. Perhaps next time...?

Hidden 12/Oct/10 Sent rpt
everettchris8 06/Oct/10 Sent
Hidden 14/Sep/10 Sent x
Fergus Cuthill 28/Jul/10 Sent dnf
with Pimp, Ferdia, Andy
PaulOgden 15/May/10 Sent x
beegsyboy 17/Feb/10 Sent x
Hidden 17/Feb/10 Sent x
Beardyman ??/2010 -
Mike Mullins ??/2010 -
Hidden 28/Dec/09 Sent x
Hidden 30/Aug/09 -
Toby 23/Jun/09 Sent


with Si, Mat
dj_brigham05 04/Mar/09 Sent x

First 7a+! Wanted to do it for ages!

willackers 22/Feb/09 Sent β

Flash, awesome problem

with Rosco, Stuart Brown, Mike Lee, Heinz, Ross Hennighen, Cobra, Mark Mquade
cobes 08/Feb/09 Sent x
James Prowse 31/Jan/09 Sent x
with Mandy Ponton
mgeek 26/Dec/08 Sent x
with Neill Busby
Richard Hession 10/Feb/07 Sent x

Great problem but more like font 7a/+ I reckon

Toby ??/2006 Sent
Boy ??/2006 -
Steve Crowe 22/Oct/04 Lead rpt

I climbed poorly all day then managed to do this for only the second time ever.

with Andy Earl
Dave Musgrove Jnr ?/Oct/02 Sent
with Nick Ashton
+4apeindex ??/2002 -
Hidden ??/2001 -
Hidden ??/2001 Lead O/S
Dave Douglas ?/Dec/00 Sent x
Hidden ??/2000 Sent x
switch ??/1998 Sent x
Mike Owen ?/Apr/97 Sent

John did it first go, Tim second go. Pressure was on.... Lots of encouragement from the team, thanks.

with John Gaskins, Tim Hatch, Elaine Owen
sadams 22/Feb/97 Sent
with Team Midlands
FATBOYFAT ??/1997 Sent x
whispering nic ?/Jan/96 Sent
Steve Crowe 19/Feb/94 Solo
Andrew Jennings ??/1994 Sent
gme 01/Jan/90 Sent
gme 01/Jan/90 -
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