Buster Martin


Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8B+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a+
Hardest Sport (Onsight): 8a
Hardest Sport (Flash): 8b+
Social Media

References

[1] A previous 8a.nu account https://www.8a.nu/user/buster-martin/sportclimbing

Contributors: remus

Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8B+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a+
Hardest Sport (Onsight): 8a
Hardest Sport (Flash): 8b+
Social Media

References

[1] A previous 8a.nu account https://www.8a.nu/user/buster-martin/sportclimbing

Contributors: remus

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Pics + Vids

Hubble (9a)
Added at 17:11 on 20 November 2023
Victimes del Futur (9a)
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Added at 20:02 on 02 February 2024
First Ley (9a+)
Added at 18:12 on 18 December 2020
Hubble (9a)
Added at 18:12 on 18 December 2020
Bat Route (8c)
Added at 09:12 on 19 December 2020
Goosfraba (8c+)
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Added at 11:11 on 08 November 2022
Bumbayé (8c+)
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Added at 18:03 on 03 March 2021
First Ley (9a+)
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Added at 12:02 on 10 February 2021
Bongata - Rodillar (8b+)
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Added at 08:03 on 07 March 2021
El Potro (9a)
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Added at 12:03 on 15 March 2021
Jungle Speed (9a)
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Added at 20:03 on 22 March 2021
Fat Lip (8B)
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Added at 09:04 on 11 April 2021
Directa Rodillar (8c+)
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Added at 07:03 on 28 March 2021
Kurfil (8b)
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Added at 07:03 on 28 March 2021
The Vice (8B)
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Added at 07:03 on 28 March 2021
Belly of the Beast (8B)
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Added at 18:03 on 28 March 2021
Last Night (9a)
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Added at 05:03 on 15 March 2023
Persian Dawn (8c+, FA)
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Added at 07:04 on 26 April 2021
Persian Dawn (8c+, FA)
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Added at 11:04 on 26 April 2021
The Cider Soak (8a)
Added at 06:07 on 05 July 2021
Keen Roof (8A+)
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Added at 07:03 on 28 March 2021
Pur et Dur (8b)
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Added at 09:03 on 27 March 2022
The Never Ending Story (Part 1+2) (8B+)
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Added at 22:07 on 05 July 2022
Adrenochrome (8a)
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Added at 13:07 on 22 July 2022
Action Directe (9a)
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Added at 16:10 on 10 October 2022
Action Directe (9a)
Added at 07:11 on 04 November 2022

Ascents

24 recorded ascents.

This timeline is missing some ascents where the date of the ascent is unknown. Use the other tabs to view these ascents.
Year Climb Grade Style Ascent Date
2011 The Cider Soak 8a Lead | worked 2011
2012
2013 Bat Route 8c Lead | worked 2nd Jul 2013
2014
2015
2016 The Vice 8B Boulder | worked 2016
2017
2018 Rainshadow 9a Lead | worked Jun 2018
Kurfil 8b Lead | flash 31st Dec 2018
2019 Racing in the Street 8b Lead | worked 18th Aug 2019
First Ley 9a+ Lead | worked 17th Nov 2019
2020 Hubble 9a Lead | worked 11th Oct 2020
Belly of the Beast 8B Boulder | worked 1st Nov 2020
2021 Bongata - Rodillar 8b+ Lead | flash 6th Mar 2021
El Potro 9a Lead | worked 15th Mar 2021
Jungle Speed 9a Lead | worked 22nd Mar 2021
Directa Rodillar 8c+ Lead | worked 27th Mar 2021
Fat Lip 8B Boulder | worked 10th Apr 2021
Persian Dawn 8c+ Lead | worked 25th Apr 2021
First ascent.

I’ve named it after a book of stories written by my great-grandfather called 'Persian Dawns, Egyptian Nights' in keeping with the middle Eastern theme of some of the other routes at the Tor like Arabian Nights, Mecca, Haj [sic] and Kaa'bah.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/COFsT7Yjtot/

[2] https://www.instagram.com/p/COIGdOMj1u8/

Keen Roof 8A+ Boulder | worked 19th Jul 2021
2022 Pur et Dur 8b Lead | flash 26th Mar 2022
The Never Ending Story (Part 1+2) 8B+ Boulder | worked 5th Jul 2022
Adrenochrome 8a Deep Water Solo | onsight 21st Jul 2022
Action Directe 9a Lead | worked 4th Oct 2022
Goosfraba 8c+ Lead | worked 1st Nov 2022
2023 Last Night 9a Lead | worked 14th Mar 2023
Victimes del Futur 9a Lead | worked 19th Apr 2023
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
First Ley 9a+ Lead | worked 17th Nov 2019
Rainshadow 9a Lead | worked Jun 2018
Hubble 9a Lead | worked 11th Oct 2020 9a (soft)
El Potro 9a Lead | worked 15th Mar 2021
Jungle Speed 9a Lead | worked 22nd Mar 2021
Action Directe 9a Lead | worked 4th Oct 2022
Last Night 9a Lead | worked 14th Mar 2023
Victimes del Futur 9a Lead | worked 19th Apr 2023
Persian Dawn 8c+ Lead | worked 25th Apr 2021
First ascent.

I’ve named it after a book of stories written by my great-grandfather called 'Persian Dawns, Egyptian Nights' in keeping with the middle Eastern theme of some of the other routes at the Tor like Arabian Nights, Mecca, Haj [sic] and Kaa'bah.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/COFsT7Yjtot/

[2] https://www.instagram.com/p/COIGdOMj1u8/

Directa Rodillar 8c+ Lead | worked 27th Mar 2021
Goosfraba 8c+ Lead | worked 1st Nov 2022
Bumbayé 8c+ Lead | worked
Bat Route 8c Lead | worked 2nd Jul 2013
Bongata - Rodillar 8b+ Lead | flash 6th Mar 2021
Kurfil 8b Lead | flash 31st Dec 2018
Racing in the Street 8b Lead | worked 18th Aug 2019
Pur et Dur 8b Lead | flash 26th Mar 2022
The Cider Soak 8a Lead | worked 2011
Adrenochrome 8a Deep Water Solo | onsight 21st Jul 2022
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
The Never Ending Story (Part 1+2) 8B+ Boulder | worked 5th Jul 2022
The Vice 8B Boulder | worked 2016
Belly of the Beast 8B Boulder | worked 1st Nov 2020
Fat Lip 8B Boulder | worked 10th Apr 2021
Keen Roof 8A+ Boulder | worked 19th Jul 2021
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade