Mecca - The Mid-life Crisis, Raven Tor

8b+ Sport route

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/raven_tor_millers_dale-146/mecca_-_the_mid-life_crisis-15498

Media

Mina Leslie-Wujastyk

Ascents

12 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Martin Atkinson Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 1988 (approx)

The hardest route in the UK at the time, and completed the day before Martin moved to Switzerland.

Ted Kingsnorth Lead (Worked) 26 Sep 2009 (approx)
Mina Leslie-Wujastyk Lead (Worked) 05 Sep 2012

Second british woman to climb 8b+.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sw82ZcyCq2Q

Katy Whittaker Lead (Worked) 08 Oct 2014

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2014/10/mecca_8b+_for_katy_whittaker-69224

Jim Pope Lead (Worked) 26 Oct 2014
Molly Thompson-Smith Lead (Worked) 08 Oct 2017

https://twitter.com/mollytheclimber/status/928249603740327939

Holly Rees Lead (Worked) 07 Apr 2019
Rhoslyn Frugtniet Lead (Worked) 30 Aug 2020
Ed Morgan Lead (Worked)

Third ascent.

Matt Donnelly Lead (Worked)

Aged 15.

Ben Moon Lead (Worked)

In 2 days. Second ascent?

Mark Leach Lead (Worked)

Fourth ascent.