Superbloc | 8A+ Boulder problem at Gardoms Edge

Originally given E8, the landing has since been substantially improved to make for a more approachable 8A+.


Pics + Vids

Miles Gibson
Added at 17:12 on 29 December 2020
Ben Bransby
Added at 22:01 on 27 January 2021

Ascents

4 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Miles Gibson Boulder (Worked) 01 Feb 2003 (approx) E8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYIvX5vNA6s?t=2029

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2003/02/gardom_project_falls_to_gibson-7035

Dan Varian Boulder (Ground up) 06 Dec 2008

Second ascent.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2008/12/dan_varian_repeats_superbloc_e8font_8a-45495

Mike Adams Boulder (Worked) 17 Dec 2008

Tony Simpson (src):

He actually did it 3 times and was static no wild dyno for the top(ish) hold. (he did it 3 times because obvious 1st time but then wanted video which i did for him on my phone but fuc*** up saving it so he did it once more with me using his phone instead. Im sure he will load the vid soon).

Ben Bransby Boulder (Worked) 01 Jan 2012 (approx)

https://vimeo.com/35950595