Evolution | 8c+ Sport route at Raven Tor

See also Mutation.


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Jerry Moffatt
Added at 18:03 on 01 March 2021
Steve McClure
Added at 08:11 on 03 November 2021
Ryan Pasquill
Added at 18:12 on 18 December 2020
Alex Megos
Added at 08:11 on 03 November 2021
Ben Moon
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Added at 18:11 on 09 November 2021
Ben Moon
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Added at 12:02 on 10 February 2021
Mathew Wright
Added at 08:11 on 03 November 2021
Pete Dawson
Added at 17:02 on 06 February 2021
Ethan Walker
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Added at 07:10 on 05 October 2021
Ethan Walker
Added at 07:10 on 05 October 2021
Toby Roberts
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Added at 16:11 on 07 November 2021

Ascents

15 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Jerry Moffatt Lead (Worked) 13th May 1995

https://www.facebook.com/climbing.in.the.80s/photos/a.270388289694020/411589388907242

Malcolm Smith Lead (Worked) 1st January 1995 (approx)

Second ascent.

Nic Sellars Lead (Worked) 1st January 1995 (approx) 8c

Date is a bit of a guess.

Steve McClure Lead (Worked) 1st January 1996 (approx)

Footage of a much later ascent https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBxwQ--odXg.

Richard Simpson Lead (Worked) 1st April 2005 8c
Excluded

In the context of his other claims it is unclear whether this ascent happened.

Ryan Pasquill Lead (Worked) 29th November 2009

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2009/12/ryan_pasquill_f8c++thats_my_lot-50756

https://ukbouldering.com/board/index.php/topic,10607.msg231013.html#msg231013

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jEK6AjGuOGY

Alex Megos Lead (Worked) 3rd June 2016

Third go.

https://www.facebook.com/AlexanderMegosSportler/photos/a.428895480583768/731664970306816/?type=3

Will Bosi Lead (Worked) 4th July 2017

Third go!

Stuart Littlefair Lead (Worked) 24th October 2018
Ben Moon Lead (Worked) 24th November 2018

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bqkgmd_AYsM/

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2018/11/evolution_8c+_by_ben_moon-71782

Mathew Wright Lead (Worked) 21st September 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lmb53HGAur0

Pete Dawson Lead (Worked) 18th November 2019

https://vimeo.com/303135455

Ethan Walker Lead (Worked) 4th October 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CUo3Ri9DVez/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-E3YTFLfBU

Toby Roberts Lead (Worked) 6th November 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CV98lTCN2w_/

Felix Wilkins Lead (Worked) 2nd April 2022