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Golf Widow 

YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: eDixon on Nov 22, 2007

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Description 

Climb a 5.9 move to get to the first bolt, then head up the face via easier climbing to the anchor.

Location 

This is the third route from the left.

Protection 

6 bolts.


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By Lee Frazer
From: Durango, Colorado
Jun 11, 2009
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

This isn't a 5.9- start. More like 10b. After that, sure, I'd call it 5.9-.
By Seth Hunter
Jul 5, 2011

I agree, a harder (5.10a/b) move off the ground, then easier than 5.9.
By Brototype
From: Albuquerque, NM
May 29, 2012
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

I'm fairly certain grades were meant to go based on the hardest moves and not the easiest moves. By that logic, the grade should be somewhere in the 10s, not 9-. A 5.9 leader will not be able to make those first few moves.