Tag Archives: 5b

If I won the lottery…..

24th July 2017 Boswednack Cliff Rough Justice – HVS 5b – Lead I’ve spent many days hiking in to new locations in Cornwall. You never quite know what you are going to come across. Sometimes venues exceed expectations and other … Continue reading

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The Nearly man

7th July 2017 Kellan Head Zugzwang – E2 5a,5b – Alt Lead Rock-a-bye-baby – E3 6a – TR (DNF) So after a bit of a lay-off since Mallorca Joe, Dave and I returned to the Cornish Coast for a day … Continue reading

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No longer a Bane

17th April 2017 Pedn-Men-An-Mere Vespula (The Wasp) – HVS 5a – Second Midnight Express – E1 5b – Lead Bermuda Wall – E3 5c – Abysmal failure Some days are seminal because they mark an occasion when you conquer a … Continue reading

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The perfect day for shorts

7th April 2017 Boscawen Point Looking Glass War – E1 5b – Second Luke Lively – VS 5a – Lead Lord Lucan – E2 6a – Second Of course when ever you approach a crag that is recognised for its … Continue reading

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“Lets start on something easy”

6th April 2017 Sennen Delilah – E2  5b – TR Dgd Africa Route – VS 5a – Lead Terrace Cracks – HVS 5a – TR Slanting Crack – HVS 5a – TR Its been a while since Chris and I … Continue reading

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Cracking Up

7th October 2016 Sennen Dolphin Cracks – HVS 5a – Lead Commando Crack – VS 5a – Second Six Blade Knife – E2 5b – TR So my second attempt at Dolphin Cracks ended up roughly the same way as … Continue reading

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Should have gone to Specsavers

2nd and 3rd September 2016 Swanage Boulder Ruckle Finale Groove – HVS 5a – Lead Lightning Wall – HVS 5a – Second Tatra – E1 5b – Alt Lead (Just) Swanage, one of the sunniest locations in the UK. Or … Continue reading

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Doing the Turkey (or something thereabouts)

6th August 2016 Hartland/ Blackchurch Loose Women – E1 5b – Alt Lead (dgd) Right of Spring – VS 4c – Lead Notre Dame – VS 4b – Second So here was the big day. Sacre Coeur here I come. … Continue reading

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Route Baggying

5th August 2016 Baggy Point Lost Horizon – VS 5a – Lead Doors of Perception – E1 5b – Second So what do you do when the drive up to the Culm delivers constant rain showers right up to when … Continue reading

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My (not so dead) dead chicken has better feet than you do!

19th July 2016 Pentire Point Black Zawn Nipped in the Buddha – VS 4c – Second Little Black Dress – EC 5B – TR Brother Chris – E3 5c – TR (dgd) Dave had been wittering on about NITB for … Continue reading

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