Careless Torque | 8A (highball) Boulder problem at Stanage Plantation


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Cailean Harker
Added at 15:12 on 23 December 2020

Ascents

5 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Ron Fawcett Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1987 (approx)

Ron tried the moves on a rope before jumping from progressively higher up Not to be Taken Away to build up the confidence to commit to the hard upper moves.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/rock_talk/how_was_careless_torque_first_climbed-335185?v=1#x4944420

John Dunne Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1995 (approx)

Second ascent? Date is a guess, the ascent was made 'some time in the mid nineties'.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/rock_talk/how_was_careless_torque_first_climbed-335185?v=1#x4944420

Malcolm Smith Boulder (Worked) 20th December 2001

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2001/12/malcolm_smith_repeats_careless_torque_-_as_fawcett_watches-2119

https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/rock_talk/how_was_careless_torque_first_climbed-335185?v=1#x4944420

Mina Leslie-Wujastyk Boulder (Ground up) 21st February 2013
Cailean Harker Boulder (Worked) 9th November 2013

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G16I4UK8ZyI