List of First Ascents

1984 Frenzy
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden 1984
Against all Odds
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden 1984
Empty Rhetoric
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden 1984
Staying Power
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden 1984. A serious undertaking.
Powerplay
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden, Tony Burnell 1984. The first hard line on Yew Cogar creeps in on the tufa-ridden rightside of the crag.
Cavalier Cruncher
FA. Tony Burnell and others 1984
Yew Torqueture
FA. Chris Sowden, Martin Berzins, Tony Burnell 1984
1985 Cruisin' for a Bruisin'
FA. Chris Sowden et al 1985. Initially climbed with various bits of gear but now fully bolted. A very popular route on superb limestone.
Power in the Balance
FA. Bruce Jardine, Steve Rhodes 1985
Powerless
FA. Steve Rhodes, Bruce Jardine 1985
1986 The Power and the Glory
FA. Steve Rhodes 1986. A very hard line that required a major effort by the first ascensionist. Initially yo-yoed in the style of the age and then redpointed as the new ethic became accepted.
Devil's Grip
FA. Steve Rhodes 1986
1988 Level Pegging
FA. Martin Berzins, Chris Sowden 1988
1989 Beyond the Fringe
FA. Tony Burnell, Chris Sowden 1989
Just Another Ordinary Route
FA. Chris Sowden, Tony Burnell 1989
Yew Terrace
FA. Tony Burnell, Chris Sowden 1989
Vorsprung Durch Technik
FA. Chris Sowden 1989
Bustin' the Block
FA. Tony Burnell, Paul Greenland 1989
1993 Pegged Out
FA. Ian Vickers 1993
Love Sculpture
FA. Ian Vickers 1993
1994 Strictly B Team
FA. Tony Burnell 1994
Justin Time
FA. Chris Sowden 1994
1995 Happy Birthday to Yew
FA. Ian Vickers 1995
2003 Ten Year Itch
FA. Ian Vickers 2003