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Topic - NEWS: French Legend Patrick Edlinger Passes Away

UKC News - on 20 Nov 2012
Patrick Edlinger on the cover of Vertical Magazine 5, solo in Joshua Tree, 4 kbIconic French climber Patrick Edlinger has died aged 52. The French sport climbing pioneer passed away on Friday the 16th of November.

Edlinger was well known not only for his hard sport onsights in the early 80's, but also for his audacious solo ascents of technical and hard routes such as Orange Mécanique, an 8a at Cimai, and multiple solos in the huge Verdon Gorge.

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67619

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