Gesemini Direct

1 Stars
 E3 5c

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The right-hand crack is high in the grade. The disappointingly thin lower section gives a few very technical moves, before the respite of the wider crack above, which is solid HVS jamming.</br>Original, E1 5b - Gain the top section from the crack of Medusa.
FA. Mark Stokes, Dave Humphries 1976,FA. (Original) Geoff Birtles, Chris Jackson 1964


In its current state probably worth E4.
Graham Hoey - 04/Jun/07

Did this today after a good cleaning - some of the nut slots were pretty choked. It is very similar to the first half of Pickpocket in terms of gear and difficulty, but without a second crux higher up, so perhaps easy E4 6a. Well worth its star, so instead of doing Wee Doris again, do this instead!
Ian Milward - 28/Jun/09

Has cleaned up nicely and perhaps best described in future guides as simply 'Gesmini' with the original start (from Medusa) relegated to an easier variant? A stiff E3 in it's current state, just shy of 2 stars?
Ian Milward - 02/Jun/10

Doh! Of course, I meant 'Gesemini'
Ian Milward - 02/Jun/10

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