Careless Torque: first female ascent

Mina Leslie-Wujastyk proves yet again how ridiculously strong she’s gotten. Watch her crush a super scary arete Careless Torque (8A).  This impossible looking problem was established  by Ron Fawcett at the Stanage Plantation, Peak District in 1987.

The falls Mina took before succeeding do look quite intimidating…

Read more about the ascent on her blog here.

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