Rainshadow, Malham Cove

9a Sport route



Jordan Buys
Added at 12:01 on 30 January 2021
Ben Moon
Added at 18:12 on 18 December 2020
Toby Roberts
Added at 16:01 on 05 January 2021
Toby Roberts
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Added at 12:02 on 10 February 2021


12 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Steve McClure Lead (Worked) 20 Jun 2003

Extension to Raindogs. Breakdown is 8a in to 8A in to 8a+.

Adam Ondra Lead (Worked) 17 May 2011

Second ascent.

Honestly one of the best climbs I have done, only Raindogs could be less polished

Jordan Buys Lead (Worked) 03 May 2013 (approx)
Ben Moon Lead (Worked) 08 Jun 2015

25 years after his first 9a, Hubble.



Stuart Littlefair Lead (Worked) 08 Sep 2015
Will Bosi Lead (Worked) 02 May 2016
Ryan Pasquill Lead (Worked) 01 May 2018 (approx)
Pete Dawson Lead (Worked) 02 Jun 2018
Buster Martin Lead (Worked) 15 Jun 2018 (approx)
Toby Roberts Lead (Worked) 02 Dec 2020

With this ascent Toby became the youngest brit (aged 15) to climb 9a.



Josh Ibbertson Lead (Worked) 06 Dec 2020

Aged 16. The second in a duo of rapid ascents alongside Toby Roberts who climbed also climbed Rainshadow a few days earlier.

Eder Lomba Lead (Worked) 08 Apr 2021