The season has kick-started around Nice. At Castillon two notable ascents have already been recorded, both from the hands (and feet) of locals. Stéfanie Crouvizier repeated the very bouldery Taille fine
, 8b+, and Enzo Oddo has made the FA of Les Griffes du Wombat
, 8c+, a route bolted by Patrice Glairon-Rappaz. The crux, a section described as an ~8A boulder on small holds, comes at the very top, so it's kinda important to keep the powder dry while climbing the 50 or so moves before this.
Source: Nice climb
Photo: Stéfanie Crouvizier on Taille fine, by Phil Maurel
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