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The initial corner of The Bulge is more of a challenge than it first appears. © Rockfax

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To the first lower-off below the roof.

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Chris Sowden U.K Sport Routes

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Jillzzzzzzz 23 Jul 2nd dog
with milneb
with milneb
milneb 23 Jul Lead O/S
pinman 22 Jul Lead O/S
Steve Hickie 16 Jul Lead Better than I was expecting. Atleast 2 stars
with Rob
Better than I was expecting. Atleast 2 stars
with Rob
Michael Bortoluzzi 7 Jul Lead O/S On the way up to try the bulge.
On the way up to try the bulge.
Jake Young 6 Jul Lead O/S
with Pau Contreras
with Pau Contreras
Hidden 30 Jun Lead RP
CRead 23 Jun Lead O/S
with MattArnold
with MattArnold
Hidden 26 May Lead rpt
Hidden 17 May Lead O/S
Hidden 4 May Lead O/S
Mischa2912 5 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with Tjebbe Zwart
with Tjebbe Zwart
John Thornton 7 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
joshdownham23 18 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Luken
with Luken
Hidden 3 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Jun, 2018 Lead dog
Keendan 22 May, 2018 Lead O/S Counting 7 laps so far through trying the Bulge...
with Luke Ward
Counting 7 laps so far through trying the Bulge...
with Luke Ward
Hidden 20 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Jim McElwaine 19 May, 2018 Lead
OllieBarker 19 May, 2018 Lead dog Not a great warmup, top is tricky and fiddly.
Not a great warmup, top is tricky and fiddly.
Tophe 18 May, 2018 Lead RP
Fakey Rocks 14 May, 2018 2nd dog Bloody hard, but might have another bash. Awkward, little steps, to make progress, just keep trusting yr feet. Try not to unclip the last QuickDraw, just after clipping it, as you squirm past it...as Martin did, but awesome effort by him!
Bloody hard, but might have another bash. Awkward, little steps, to make progress, just keep trusting yr feet. Try not to unclip the last QuickDraw, just after clipping it, as you squirm past it...as Martin did, but awesome effort by him!
Martin Bagshaw 14 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Rhys Conlon 7 May, 2018 Lead dog
Hidden 2 May, 2018 Lead rpt
Owen Diba ??, 2018 Lead O/S
Climber53 ??, 2018 -
Apharri 27 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
Gordon W 30 Jun, 2017 Lead dog So much calf pump
So much calf pump
bomtall 25 Jun, 2017 Lead RP
with jeddb
with jeddb
jeddb 25 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Jun, 2017 Lead rpt
amccann 3 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 May, 2017 Lead rpt
Hidden 21 May, 2017 Lead rpt
Flavio 20 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 May, 2017 Lead rpt
Ian1987 11 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Tiernan
with Tiernan
Hidden ??, 2017 -
steveleahy ??, 2017 Lead O/S
mop449 27 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S Very fun 3D climbing. Gives you enough until right at the end.
Very fun 3D climbing. Gives you enough until right at the end.
GeneralFifi 27 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S Awkward and slightly scary
Awkward and slightly scary
Hidden 19 Jul, 2016 Lead β
Misha 2 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S Warm up. Tough for the grade or at least felt that way with cold hands. Awkward crux, thought I might be off!
with eszter
Warm up. Tough for the grade or at least felt that way with cold hands. Awkward crux, thought I might be off!
with eszter
Hidden 22 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
JendeHoxar 19 Jun, 2016 Lead β
with John
with John
Rob Kelly 24 May, 2016 Lead RP Close enough...
Close enough...
Hidden 19 May, 2016 Lead
tom russell 16 May, 2016 Lead
Hidden 14 May, 2016 Lead rpt
Hidden 12 May, 2016 Lead O/S
JamesTurnbull97 8 May, 2016 Lead O/S
samwillo 4 May, 2016 Lead Not significantly easier than the Bulge..
with Pagan
Not significantly easier than the Bulge..
with Pagan
nickmoulden 23 Apr, 2016 Lead rpt
with zoe bidula
with zoe bidula
Hidden 25 Oct, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 18 Oct, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 27 Sep, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 25 Sep, 2015 Lead rpt
Paul Figg 10 Sep, 2015 Lead rpt
Glyn 9 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with Amy UT
with Amy UT
Hidden 8 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
neilmclean 29 Jun, 2015 - Aided. Hooks, cam hook and wires. All cover safely by bolts. Just as well, good deal of marginal placements in lower 3rd didn't hold :-)
Aided. Hooks, cam hook and wires. All cover safely by bolts. Just as well, good deal of marginal placements in lower 3rd didn't hold :-)
Rachel Slater 27 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S Pumpy warm up when you don't know what you're doing! Did a second lap on TR a few mins later which felt significantly easier.
Pumpy warm up when you don't know what you're doing! Did a second lap on TR a few mins later which felt significantly easier.
tim newton 27 Jun, 2015 Lead rpt
drcorbasisgod 22 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with Scott Walter, Marc Weisner
with Scott Walter, Marc Weisner
Hidden 7 Jun, 2015 Lead dog
Hidden 26 Apr, 2015 Lead rpt
morganator 6 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with Tom Bridgeland
with Tom Bridgeland
Hidden 1 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
ben.meakin 26 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
PeteH 12 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
henry peter jenkins 1 Aug, 2014 Lead β
with jamie N A, Bloke on a Rope
with jamie N A, Bloke on a Rope
BillyRidal 1 Aug, 2014 Lead β
Bloke on a Rope 1 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S Was happy to get this 1st try :>D
Was happy to get this 1st try :>D
david morse 22 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S First second bolt hangers have now come off. Savage warmup
First second bolt hangers have now come off. Savage warmup
markalmack 22 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
Harry Holmes 10 Jul, 2014 Lead rpt
with Oli Read
with Oli Read
thebigfriendlymoose 5 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Sankey
with Sankey
robertmctague ??, 2014 Lead
eazyclimbing 27 Jul, 2013 Lead β
cliffrad 27 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with eazy
with eazy
Hidden 23 Jul, 2013 Lead RP
jkarran 29 Jun, 2013 Lead dnf Failed to flash this as a warmup
with Smith
Failed to flash this as a warmup
with Smith
Ally Smith 29 Jun, 2013 Lead rpt
with jkarran
with jkarran
dominic lee 22 Jun, 2013 Lead rpt
akhughes 12 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
Ally Smith 8 Jun, 2013 Lead rpt
with El Bailos
with El Bailos
innes 2 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Ruth
with Ruth
_m.cox_ 19 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with westyb3
with westyb3
Luke Dawson 13 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
DDDD 5 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S Nice route but not good for warming up as it gets your calves more.
with Seb Grieve
Nice route but not good for warming up as it gets your calves more.
with Seb Grieve
Dan 85 20 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Alex B
with Alex B
MarkRoe 14 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
FloTilley ??, 2012 Lead RP
Mat Welsh ??, 2012 Lead O/S
with Dave Pinno, JM, Emilysaladfingers, Mark Owens, Peter Dickinson
with Dave Pinno, JM, Emilysaladfingers, Mark Owens, Peter Dickinson
will smith11 25 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
IanD353 ?Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with Howard
with Howard
ksjs 31 Jul, 2011 Lead rpt
with owen
with owen
ksjs 30 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S Quite tricky and trad-esque towards the top, very good.
with owen
Quite tricky and trad-esque towards the top, very good.
with owen
Exodus 21 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tim Newton
with Tim Newton
tim newton 21 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Exodus
with Exodus
ollyroberts 19 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Tom Keaveny 18 Jul, 2011 Lead
with mfisher
with mfisher
a13x 10 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Jul, 2011 2nd rpt
chris_j_s 26 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt
with Toby
with Toby
samrad 24 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
with crad
with crad
Rich Guest 16 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S Well... Nicer to warm up than Directissim-ice rink, but actually quite stiff. Not like Kilnsey to sock it to ya, is it! :/
Well... Nicer to warm up than Directissim-ice rink, but actually quite stiff. Not like Kilnsey to sock it to ya, is it! :/
Hidden 16 Jun, 2011 TR rpt
Hidden 16 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
wilsonmackenzie 6 Jun, 2011 Lead β
with RdC, NDD
with RdC, NDD
Pete Polish 29 May, 2011 Lead dog fell off the top holds-damp
with John
fell off the top holds-damp
with John
Greg Boswell 23 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 22 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Harry Holmes 20 May, 2011 Lead O/S
with Clement
with Clement
Hidden 10 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Sut 9 May, 2011 Lead
Hidden 8 May, 2011 Lead O/S
climbingsheep 19 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Dean Taylor
with Dean Taylor
Hidden 27 Mar, 2011 Lead dog
jhs3jtmh ??, 2011 Lead
Fat Tim 19 Aug, 2010 Lead β
simon kimber 19 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with Tim Rolfe, Ben Hirst
with Tim Rolfe, Ben Hirst
Bennykr 17 Aug, 2010 Lead rpt did as warm up, awsome climbing but did get a cheeky pump on :D
with dunnyg
did as warm up, awsome climbing but did get a cheeky pump on :D
with dunnyg
Hidden 17 Aug, 2010 2nd dog
Hidden 9 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
Duncan Disorderly ?Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
tom rookes ?Aug, 2010 Lead
Mike Goldthorp 19 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S Steady away until a tricky laybacky top section
Steady away until a tricky laybacky top section
jowgli 15 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
nickmoulden 12 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
Bill Lawrence 10 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S More of a flash as the draws were already in, not a very nice finish
with Wft, alex mason
More of a flash as the draws were already in, not a very nice finish
with Wft, alex mason
James Oakes 8 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
keefe 4 Jul, 2010 -
with Arran
with Arran
GrantB 15 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with jkarran
with jkarran
Ally Smith 15 Jun, 2010 Lead rpt
with GrantB
with GrantB
datoon 25 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with K
with K
khawk 25 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with datoon
with datoon
chris_j_s 22 May, 2010 Lead O/S Enjoyed this but thought it was pretty tough for 6b+...
Enjoyed this but thought it was pretty tough for 6b+...
NaomiHart 9 May, 2010 Lead dog
with Tom
with Tom
NaomiHart 9 May, 2010 Lead dog
with Ged Mac
with Ged Mac
Hidden ?May, 2010 -
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
Adam Lincoln ??, 2010 Lead
JM ??, 2010 -
JM ??, 2010 -
Dave Warburton 24 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S Thought the Lower-off was poorly placed but it was greasy/damp so i couldn't bridge out properly. So i ended up clipping the loweroff with a QD which i hung on...
with Austa, Dan, Sean_J
Thought the Lower-off was poorly placed but it was greasy/damp so i couldn't bridge out properly. So i ended up clipping the loweroff with a QD which i hung on...
with Austa, Dan, Sean_J
Paul Figg 11 Oct, 2009 Lead
Hidden 20 Sep, 2009 TR dog
Hidden 20 Sep, 2009 Lead dog
khawk 19 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with TM
with TM
Hidden 28 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Jul, 2009 Lead dog
Bennykr 16 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with dunnyg
with dunnyg
Matt Fry 12 Jul, 2009 Lead rpt
with lx
with lx
jfreeman 30 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with derico
with derico
steve_biczyk 26 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S Not a good warm-up.
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
Not a good warm-up.
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
Ally Baba 21 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with Stewart B
with Stewart B
Matt Fry 20 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with lx
with lx
Stewart B ?Jun, 2009 Lead RP
with Dave Redpath
with Dave Redpath
nathanmanc 30 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with Steve B
with Steve B
duzinga 12 Oct, 2008 2nd O/S
with Stu and Ewan
with Stu and Ewan
Hidden 5 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Mark A Humphries 13 Jun, 2008 Lead β
with Jim
with Jim
Jack00 11 Jun, 2008 Lead dog Got to the top but got too pumped to clip the lower off. Rested, then got it.
with JoeL 90
Got to the top but got too pumped to clip the lower off. Rested, then got it.
with JoeL 90
Hidden 11 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
Sean_J ?Jun, 2008 Lead β
Hidden 5 May, 2008 Lead O/S
accynez ??, 2008 -
Boy ??, 2008 -
mattyork2 19 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
with Alistair Robertson
with Alistair Robertson
Hidden 3 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
alaan 9 May, 2007 Lead O/S
with Ally
with Ally
hamer89 22 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Alex Mason 28 Aug, 2006 Lead O/S warm up.
with rob, dave, steve and sylvi
warm up.
with rob, dave, steve and sylvi
loonyclimber 28 Aug, 2006 Lead First Route on Limestone good warm up.. enjoyed it!
with Steve & Al & Sylvi
First Route on Limestone good warm up.. enjoyed it!
with Steve & Al & Sylvi
stephmonks ?Aug, 2006 2nd
mattnuttall 12 May, 2006 Lead rpt twice
with Bartosz 'Bart' Zurawski
twice
with Bartosz 'Bart' Zurawski
Hidden ??, 2006 Lead O/S
Brown ??, 2006 Lead O/S
with Jon B
with Jon B
Boy ??, 2006 -
cobes 13 Sep, 2005 Lead O/S
with Neil Busby
with Neil Busby
mattnuttall ?Sep, 2005 Lead rpt Clement and Katie on hols from France.
with Clement Mounier
Clement and Katie on hols from France.
with Clement Mounier
Cassidy 7 Aug, 2005 Lead RP
with Scottish Raiding Party
with Scottish Raiding Party
Brown 16 Jul, 2005 Lead O/S
with Neil
with Neil
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead rpt
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead
WB 7 Jun, 2004 Lead O/S
with Ross
with Ross
Nige M 22 Aug, 2003 Lead RP
with Tyler
with Tyler
shoulders 3 Jun, 2003 Lead
with alexis
with alexis
nige ??, 2003 Lead
with john buckley
with john buckley
Neil McA 6 Jun, 1999 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove 24 Aug, 1995 -
Dave Musgrove Jnr 8 Aug, 1992 Lead
Dave Musgrove 8 Aug, 1992 Lead
Dave Musgrove 25 Jul, 1992 2nd
with Nigel Baker
with Nigel Baker
Steve Crowe 11 Jul, 1992 Lead O/S E3 5c. (No bolts back then!)
with karin
E3 5c. (No bolts back then!)
with karin
crossleysm ??, 1992 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jul, 1988 -
Seymore Butt ??, 1985 Lead
with Ian Fenton
with Ian Fenton
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Voting
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Votes cast 27
Votes cast 26
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Redpoint
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