Big Bang, Lower Pen Trwyn

9a Sport route

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/lower_pen_trwyn-1004/the_big_bang-5634

Media

James McHaffie
James McHaffie

Ascents

4 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Neil Carson Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 1996 (approx)

Wales' first 9a.

James McHaffie Lead (Worked) 30 Jul 2011 (approx)

He went back a few days later for some pictures and threw down a quick lap!

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2011/08/james_mchaffie_repeats_the_big_bang_-_9a-63370

https://vimeo.com/28107941

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLz56lDzjAg

https://ukbouldering.com/board/index.php/topic,10607.msg325555.html#msg325555

Emma Twyford Lead (Worked) 01 Sep 2019 (approx)

The first british woman to climb harder than 8c.

https://vimeo.com/ondemand/bigbang9a

Kieran Forrest Lead (Worked) 29 Aug 2020 (approx)