Ted Kingsnorth


Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Sport (Worked): 8c+
Hardest Trad (Onsight): E6
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Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Sport (Worked): 8c+
Hardest Trad (Onsight): E6
Social Media

Pics + Vids

Progress (8c+)
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Added at 07:10 on 01 October 2021
Progress (8c+)
Added at 06:07 on 06 July 2021
Just Do It (8c+)
Added at 22:11 on 01 November 2021
White Wedding (8b+)
Added at 20:04 on 07 April 2022
Mecca Extension (8c)
Added at 20:11 on 16 November 2021
To Bolt or Not to Be (8b+)
Added at 20:11 on 05 November 2021
True North (8c)
Added at 07:11 on 11 November 2021
Something for Nothing (8c)
Added at 08:11 on 11 November 2021
Cry Freedom (8c)
Added at 08:11 on 11 November 2021
Hajj (8c)
Added at 20:11 on 16 November 2021
Devolution (8c)
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Added at 08:05 on 25 May 2022
Devolution (8c)
Added at 07:05 on 29 May 2022
Sabotage (8c+)
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Added at 07:06 on 05 June 2022
Sabotage (8c+)
Added at 20:06 on 05 June 2022

Ascents

18 recorded ascents.

Year Climb Grade FA Ascent Date
2009 Attraverso il Pesce E6 (Alternate Leads Onsight) 15th August 2009 (approx)

With Ben Heason https://tedkingsnorth.blogspot.com/2022/04/attraverso-il-pesce.html

Mecca - The Mid-life Crisis 8b+ (Lead) 26th September 2009 (approx)
2010
2011
2012
2013 Mecca Extension 8c (Lead) 16th June 2013

https://youtu.be/1baIIdf_lF4

2014 To Bolt or Not to Be 8b+ (Lead) 25th March 2014

https://vimeo.com/92349114

3rd British ascent after Jerry Moffatt and Steve McClure

Bat Route 8c (Lead) 17th May 2014
Unjustified 8b+ (Lead) 29th June 2014

https://vimeo.com/user790076 As part of Overjustified, the extension to the upper ledge See closer in footage of an earlier attempt https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/99562067

Kabaah is Futile 8c+ (Lead) 6th July 2014 (approx)
Kaa'bah 8c+ (Lead) 6th July 2014
Cry Freedom 8c (Lead) 25th September 2014

https://youtu.be/vlMWErkbbIE

2015 Hajj 8c (Lead) 1st January 2015 (approx)

Fifth ascent. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0L_gR85VSc

2016 White Wedding 8b+ (Lead) 12th September 2016 (approx)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GNsyCPfqMY&t=25s

2017 True North 8c (Lead) 20th May 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epaW9492-N0

Something for Nothing 8c (Lead) 27th May 2017

https://youtu.be/crXM6gPyg0Q 3rd ascent

2018 Toadal Recall 2.0 8a+ (Lead) 30th March 2018
Just Do It 8c+ (Lead) 2nd June 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DK9G8GF1zRM

2019
2020
2021 Progress 8c+ (Lead) 29th June 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CQuEVykDYix/

https://www.instagram.com/p/CQuL-BqD700/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ii7-bQMjbGE

2022 Devolution 8c (Lead) 24th May 2022

https://www.instagram.com/p/Cd9Eir_DJA1/ https://youtu.be/YwmblU2t6MY

Sabotage 8c+ (Lead) 3rd June 2022

https://www.instagram.com/p/CeW9nUYsxmh/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CH9rVnMezw0&t=233s

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Kabaah is Futile 8c+ (Lead) 6th July 2014 (approx)
Kaa'bah 8c+ (Lead) 6th July 2014
Just Do It 8c+ (Lead) 2nd June 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DK9G8GF1zRM

Progress 8c+ (Lead) 29th June 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CQuEVykDYix/

https://www.instagram.com/p/CQuL-BqD700/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ii7-bQMjbGE

Sabotage 8c+ (Lead) 3rd June 2022

https://www.instagram.com/p/CeW9nUYsxmh/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CH9rVnMezw0&t=233s

Mecca Extension 8c (Lead) 16th June 2013

https://youtu.be/1baIIdf_lF4

Bat Route 8c (Lead) 17th May 2014 8b+
Cry Freedom 8c (Lead) 25th September 2014 8b+

https://youtu.be/vlMWErkbbIE

Hajj 8c (Lead) 1st January 2015 (approx)

Fifth ascent. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0L_gR85VSc

True North 8c (Lead) 20th May 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epaW9492-N0

Something for Nothing 8c (Lead) 27th May 2017

https://youtu.be/crXM6gPyg0Q 3rd ascent

Devolution 8c (Lead) 24th May 2022

https://www.instagram.com/p/Cd9Eir_DJA1/ https://youtu.be/YwmblU2t6MY

Mecca - The Mid-life Crisis 8b+ (Lead) 26th September 2009 (approx)
To Bolt or Not to Be 8b+ (Lead) 25th March 2014

https://vimeo.com/92349114

3rd British ascent after Jerry Moffatt and Steve McClure

Unjustified 8b+ (Lead) 29th June 2014

https://vimeo.com/user790076 As part of Overjustified, the extension to the upper ledge See closer in footage of an earlier attempt https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/99562067

White Wedding 8b+ (Lead) 12th September 2016 (approx)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GNsyCPfqMY&t=25s

Toadal Recall 2.0 8a+ (Lead) 30th March 2018
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Attraverso il Pesce E6 (Alternate Leads Onsight) 15th August 2009 (approx)

With Ben Heason https://tedkingsnorth.blogspot.com/2022/04/attraverso-il-pesce.html

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade