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#25 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
September 03, 2018, 02:34:51 pm
Good photo on here: https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2018/09/new_font_8c_at_biblins_cave_from_james_squire-71695

It actually looks distinctly non-shit, pretty amazing for Brizzle-area natural limestone!!

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#26 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
September 13, 2018, 08:07:14 pm
Johnny Kydd has put up a video of the 8B+ Looks pretty mega by UK lime standards!

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#27 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
September 13, 2018, 09:40:37 pm
Johnny Kydd has put up a video of the 8B+ Looks pretty mega by UK lime standards!

Wow, yeah, really does look impressive. feck.

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#28 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
June 16, 2020, 07:11:12 pm
James has added another 8C to Biblins - "Ambition"

From my understanding he first did an 8A+ called "The Avenue" a year or two back. Then added a sit start to that at 8B+ called "Keep it Real".

This is basically a high extended finish to "Keep it Real" which adds some crazy and big moves after the original finish.

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#29 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
June 16, 2020, 11:26:29 pm
Bon job James! Super cool. Remember looking at that with him a couple of years ago, it has good holds and lets you use some funky tech, but connecting them (especially on the lower bit) takes some grit and a good bit of disregard for your shoulder ligaments.

Now for the half cave lip traverse starting up Punter Proof!!! (which is probably easier to be fair...)

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#31 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
June 17, 2020, 09:07:29 pm
Great stuff. Biblins has got to be up there with Parisellas for hard link ups now right? Harder, even! And better looking....  :worms:

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#32 Re: New 8B+ at Biblins Cave
June 17, 2020, 11:36:42 pm
And drier too

 

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