Captain Invincible, Burbage South Quarries

E9 Trad climb

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/burbage_south_quarries-1310/captain_invincible-10704

Originally given E8 but upgraded after repeat ascents. 8b/+ protected by some RPs and dodgy pegs.

Media

Sean Myles

Ascents

3 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Sean Myles Lead (Worked) 08 May 1991

A seriously impressive ascent at a time when 8b+ sport routes were still big news.

Led on pre-placed gear and a grade of E8 proposed.

https://www.facebook.com/rockarchivist/photos/a.117978419659044/117978762992343

Robin Barker Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 1993 (approx)

Second ascent. 1993 or 1994.

https://ukbouldering.com/board/index.php/topic,10607.msg439184.html#msg439184

Tom Randall Lead (Worked) 28 Feb 2014

Third ascent. All gear placed on lead.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2014/03/big_news_on_the_grit_dynamics_of_change_and_captain_invincible-68756