Harder Faster, Black Rocks

E9 Trad climb

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/black_rocks_derbyshire-97/harder_faster-19980

Seb Grieve:

Very wild climbing. After the 'easy' Gaia start, paste right foot high and layback. Repeat twice and arrive at ledge. Graunchy mantle that could easily go wrong. Top roped clean several times but could not bring myself to lead.

Media

Toby Benham

Ascents

4 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Charlie Woodburn Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 2000 (approx)
Toby Benham Lead (Worked) 25 Dec 2003

Second ascent.

https://www.facebook.com/rockarchivist/photos/a.143839010406318/143839783739574

Adam Watson Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 2012 (approx)

Third ascent.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/ukc/hard_grit_repeats_by_james_pearson_and_caroline_ciavaldini-729343?v=1#x9367318

James Pearson Lead (Worked) 24 Dec 2020

Fourth ascent.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2020/12/hard_grit_repeats_by_james_pearson_and_caroline_ciavaldini-72675

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJVkwj-FiUr/