/ NEWS: McHaffie and Bransby - Petit Route - Grand Capucin

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UKC News - on 17 Aug 2009
[The Grand Capucin dwarfs two climbers on their approach at sunrise, 3 kb]British trad stars James McHaffie and Ben Bransby have just made a free ascent of the legendary Voie Petit on the Grand Capucin (3838m) in the Mont Blanc area.
Their ascent is possibly the third free ascent after Alex Huber in 2005 and Czech climbers Václav Šatava and Dušan Janák in 2007.
The...

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Morgan Woods - on 17 Aug 2009
In reply to UKC News:

Surely the British news story of the month....well done to them!
In reply to UKC News: Top stuff. Great effort chaps!
montgomery81 - on 17 Aug 2009
In reply to UKC News: valiant effort boys, tally hoo!
seagull on 18 Aug 2009
In reply to UKC News:

Top effort.
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BelleVedere on 18 Aug 2009
In reply to seagull:

big pretty route - pretty big acheivement

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