Siobhan Coughlan has ticked Ben's Roof, Font 7c+, at Raven Tor. Having fallen off the second last move a number of times, and with conditions worsening, she latched the final hold on Tuesday 1 November much to her relief. This is the second female ascent of the power endurance testpiece featuring some small crimps in a cave roof. The first was by visiting American Lisa Rands earlier in 2005.
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