Toby Roberts


Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Social Media

Interview with Steve McClure and Niall Grimes for the BMC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHiz8LbUqvU.

Quick Info

Nationality: GB
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Social Media

Pics + Vids

Added at 13:12 on 01 December 2021
Batman (9a)
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Added at 15:10 on 11 October 2021
Hubble (9a)
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Added at 19:10 on 26 October 2021
Hubble (9a)
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Added at 09:10 on 28 October 2021
Rainshadow (9a)
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Added at 12:02 on 10 February 2021
Rainshadow (9a)
Added at 16:01 on 05 January 2021
Evolution (8c+)
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Added at 16:11 on 07 November 2021
Stevolution (9a)
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Added at 08:11 on 13 November 2021
Kaa'bah (8c+)
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Added at 08:11 on 13 November 2021
Raindogs (8a)
Added at 08:11 on 13 November 2021

Ascents

9 recorded ascents.

Year Climb Grade FA Ascent Date
2015 Raindogs 8a (Lead) 27 Oct 2015 (approx)

Aged just 10 making him the youngest brit at the time to climb 8a.

http://www.tobyroberts.co.uk/raindogs-8a-at-malham-cove-ticked-youngest-ever-ascent/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ufr0jrylWQs

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2015/10/youngest_ascent_of_raindogs_8a_for_10_year-old_toby_roberts-70054

2016 Revelations 8b (Lead) 01 Nov 2016 (approx)

Aged just 11! Toby had to use a significantly different sequence because he was too short for the normal method.

I saw Will Bosi climb it [Hubble] and thought I would love to give it a go and you can never set your heights too high. [1]

[1] https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2016/11/revelations_8b_by_11_year-old_toby_roberts-70777

2017
2018
2019
2020 Rainshadow 9a (Lead) 02 Dec 2020

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMWMbBK9Txo

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

2021 Bat Route 8c (Lead) 11 Sep 2021
Batman 9a (Lead) 11 Oct 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CU4_EuSjwpr/

Hubble 9a (Lead) 26 Oct 2021

Third session.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CVgFH4PoCoT/

https://www.instagram.com/p/CViuQMuoT-3/

Evolution 8c+ (Lead) 06 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CV98lTCN2w_/

Kaa'bah 8c+ (Lead) 11 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CWL6hDiI7Nd/

Stevolution 9a (Lead) 12 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CWL6hDiI7Nd/

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Rainshadow 9a (Lead) 02 Dec 2020

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMWMbBK9Txo

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

Batman 9a (Lead) 11 Oct 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CU4_EuSjwpr/

Hubble 9a (Lead) 26 Oct 2021 9a

Third session.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CVgFH4PoCoT/

https://www.instagram.com/p/CViuQMuoT-3/

Stevolution 9a (Lead) 12 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CWL6hDiI7Nd/

Evolution 8c+ (Lead) 06 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CV98lTCN2w_/

Kaa'bah 8c+ (Lead) 11 Nov 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CWL6hDiI7Nd/

Bat Route 8c (Lead) 11 Sep 2021
Revelations 8b (Lead) 01 Nov 2016 (approx)

Aged just 11! Toby had to use a significantly different sequence because he was too short for the normal method.

I saw Will Bosi climb it [Hubble] and thought I would love to give it a go and you can never set your heights too high. [1]

[1] https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2016/11/revelations_8b_by_11_year-old_toby_roberts-70777

Raindogs 8a (Lead) 27 Oct 2015 (approx)

Aged just 10 making him the youngest brit at the time to climb 8a.

http://www.tobyroberts.co.uk/raindogs-8a-at-malham-cove-ticked-youngest-ever-ascent/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ufr0jrylWQs

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2015/10/youngest_ascent_of_raindogs_8a_for_10_year-old_toby_roberts-70054

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade