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) February 2003 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) 6th December 2008

Second ascent.

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

Mike Adams Boulder (Worked) 17th December 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) 2012

https://vimeo.com/35950595